Irene

I shot these photos with my favourite model – my talented younger sister, Irene. Thankfully she was a good sport as I dragged her around our neighbourhood in her pointe shoes. “Dance is the hidden language of the soul.” Martha Graham Advertisements

525,600 Minutes

How do you measure a year in the life? Rent tells us to measure in love, I prefer to measure in photos. These are some of my favourite photos of 2013, featuring the incredible places I’ve seen and the amazing people I’ve been so lucky to meet. While I still haven’t figured where I’m headed … Continue reading

Living in Wonderland

“People who live in foreign countries are all crazy, especially Australians!” When my friend said this to me two weeks ago, I was equally confused about his theory and offended he’d just called me “especially crazy”. (At least, being a fellow Australian, he’s in the same boat as me.) His reasoning? Who in their right … Continue reading

Subjectivity

“Travel is very subjective. What one person loves, another loathes.” Robin Leach I must admit, there are days when I loathe Tokyo. It’s such an overwhelming city which often gets to be too much. Yet when I’m presented with stunning sites like this one today in Shibuya, I’m charmed all over again. Throw a glass … Continue reading

Unnecessary, but necessary

Strasbourg, France 2011 “Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.” C.S. Lewis The more I travel, the longer I spend in different countries, the more I realise the importance of friendship. While a week alone exploring new sites … Continue reading

Motions and emotions

“Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always gotten there first, and is waiting for it.” Terry Pratchett So I know what you’re thinking – what has this quote got to do with a picture of a dancer? Well the … Continue reading

Abbey Road

I’m not a fan of graffiti, no matter how it’s done, but seeing quotes of songs from my all-time favourite band outside Abbey Road studios I was instantly taken. It was a beautiful reminder of just how influential the Beatles were and still are, but it also made me wish I’d been round to witness the … Continue reading

We, the people

Shibuya crossing, Tokyo Not all those who wander are lost. J.R.R Tolkien