29 Feb 2008

Marcus Bell NZ & AUS Seminars – Sold Out!

Starting in Auckland, the largest number of photographers ever to attend a photography seminar in New Zealand, set the scene for what would be a momentus seminar tour.  For the past 3 years I’ve been speaking to sold out crowds in the US, UK, Japan and Canada -sometimes to crowds of over a thousand people- so you think I wouldn’t be nervous anymore.  This was the first time I had presented my seminars in Australia and NZ though, and I […]

29 Feb 2008

Chris & Sonia Noosa Wedding

While on our trip to Noosa, Brisbane photography couple Sonia and Chris from Sterling Studios were celebrating their very own wedding.   Not missing out on this opportunity, after photographing the Noosa North Shore, Parker and I, Ian Wilkinson, Ben Clarke, and Rob Heyman, joined the official photographers, Cath and Richard from Vivid Photography just in time for an amazing sunset location shoot along Noosa’s Main Beach. There were so many photographers, Sonia and Chris started to draw a crowd of […]

20 Feb 2008

Parker Down Under

Close friend and one of the finest photographers in the world, Parker Pfister (www.parkerjphoto.com) visited Brisbane to share his talent with Australian photographers at the annual Queensland AIPP Hair of the Dog photography conference.  I was lucky enough to  have the chance to take Parker and his wife Missy, to Noosa Heads for a few days to show them some of the beauty Australia has to offer.  We wandered through Noosa National Park and took some landscape shots and textures.  I’ve posted […]

01 Feb 2008

Tarryn & Bede Durbridge

BEDE and TARRYN Wedding, Gold Coast Australia As a teenager, I was your typical Aussie boy who wanted to be pro-surfer, spending weekends at the beach, and holidays packing my camping gear and grabbing my board on surfaris with my mates.  So I was pretty pleased to have pro-surfer, World No.2 Bede Durbridge choose me as the photographer for his wedding in February. Bede married his childhood sweetheart Tarryn at his local beach break on the Gold Coast. The Private […]

30 Jan 2008

USA Conventions

Professional Photographers of America convention , Tampa Florida It’s always good to start the year with a bit of professional development – new year, new ideas, new friends.  I spent January 2008 in the US sharing with and learning from other professional photographers from around the world.    Here’s some pics from the Professional Photographers of America convention in Tampa Florida where I presented a platform talk.  Over 10,000 photographers converged onto Tampa to experience the coldest day on record in […]