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brindabellas |edge of light –  the debut film release from silver dory productions – is now available for purchase. This final complete version includes all five parts (remastered) plus previously unseen footage. (Note: the original five parts – summer, autumn, winter, spring and summer (returns) are also still available for rent or purchase separately.)

brindabellas | edge of light features the sky and landscapes of the Canberra region of Australia – in particular the Brindabella Ranges – captured in monochromatic (near) infrared.  This feature-length film (140+ minutes in total) focuses on the interplay of mountain light, air and water as these elements are transformed across the seasons – from clouds to mist, rain and snow – then frost and ice – and onto creeks and rivers. It explores both the wider montane vistas of the Brindabellas and the more intimate details of the natural flows that are created by these mountains and, in turn, shape the very landscapes they arise from …| more on brindabellas


2015 is the the international Year of Soils – so we thought we’d get into the spirit and hang out with artist Natalie Maras over the last few months to film some of her beloved soil crust organisms and the art that they have inspired. With Natalie’s Interface exhibition now kicking off we put together a little piece about her art and biological soil crusts to help promote the show. | more

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botanical art | Natalie Maras

botanical art

| documentary, out & about, videos | No Comments
Filming the botanical art of Natalie Maras at her open garden / open studio on the weekend. Images here are RED Dragon frames (6K...
karst country | 2016 redux

karst country | 2016 redux

| infrared landscapes, news, videos | No Comments
Karst (limestone) landscapes - Wee Jasper, NSW karst country is back - and this time it's in 4K!  The original toning has also been beautifully...
autumn rain

autumn rain

| in the field, infrared landscapes, prints | No Comments
Sun showers drifting in off the Brindabella Ranges - from Tuggeranong Hill as an unusually warm start to autumn sees weather conditions more commonly experienced mid-summer in southern...
Primrose Creek dusk

Primrose Valley dusk

| in the field, infrared landscapes, out & about | No Comments
Dusk clouds over the Tinderry Range - south from Primrose Valley Creek. This cloud was so large I had originally photographed it four hours earlier as...
golden dusk

golden dusk

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Golden dusk behind Mt Coree tonight - followed by some fiery skies over Tidbinbilla and the classic Brindabellas fade to pink.  Mt Wanniassa was...
iinspire media launch

iinspire media launch

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Filming the official media launch of the iinspire leadership program this morning - just a few locked off shots on the RED Dragon.  There...
eastern storm - Mt Stromlo

eastern storm

| in the field, infrared landscapes, out & about | No Comments
Storms rolled in over Mt Stromlo from all directions this evening - but before the wash out there was a beautiful rainstorm to the...
Able Landscaping - commercial promo images

park life

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Visited two of the newer Canberra suburbs - Coombs and Wright - today to photograph parks and school grounds for a commercial landscaping client. There's...