Photos of Christmas Decorations: From the Sydney CBD in Australia

It’s Christmas evening in Australia and the big day is over for another year. Here are a few photos taken around the Sydney CBD in the weeks leading up to Christmas. The Queen Victoria Building (QVB) which is a converted shopping mall had an enormous Christmas tree decorated in Swarovski crystal ornaments. Very beautiful and…More

Back to Basics DSLR through the ‘Art of Photography’ Course

I’m fairly good at following instructions. On this basis I’ve self-taught myself pretty much everything I know with web design, graphic design and photography. I tried to do the same thing with electric guitar and did my head in over it; so finally succumbed to proper lessons. When it comes to photography I only graduated to a…More

Photography & Architecture: World Expo 2010 Shanghai China

I’ve just returned from a 2 week holiday to Shanghai, China, 3 days of which I spent at World Expo. The World Expo 2010 is the biggest in history with over 190 countries represented. 42 countries having their own pavilions. The remaining nations had shared space under ‘joint pavilions’ in large combined exhibition halls. Architecturally speaking,…More