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Exploring Singapore Through a Photographer's Lens

Photographer's - join us for an exciting week in Singapore! Have you ever dreamed of exploring the enchanting city of Singapore with a group of fellow photographers? Imagine the freedom of stopping to capture that perfect shot without the worry of holding up the your friend or family member, or a non-photography group. No need to rush through e...
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Bluethumb curations featuring photographer Ann Parrott

My photos and artwork have been with Bluethumb for close to three years now. Bluethumb sells Australian artist's art/photographic/sculptural pieces; we can display (advertise) for free, then they take their commission when (if) the piece sells. exactly like a bricks and mortar gallery. A fairly safe way to present our work really. Online, no upfro...
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'Sunset at the Bluff' for the win!

So, this image was a Top 12 finalist entry - 'Colours of the Landscape' for Progress Printing. A gorgeous sunset taken at O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat at the Gold Coast. Happy to be amongst the 12 photographer's chosen. There are some AMAZING images! All of them (us) will have a month on the calendar. But it was opened up to a people choice vote...
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"Learning the Lay of the Land with Pa"

Wow. I was just doing a scroll and came across this... scrolled back cos I thought - gee whiz, I have a photo that looks just like that - then, read what the post was. And it WAS mine! Another hits the finalists with Australian Photography magazine 'FAMILY' I certainly do appreciate if you please vote for my entry. Always love the support regardl...
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Headshots - Capturing the Essence of Success

When you're driving along and come face to face with your photography in action! Headshots of Rebecca and Darren from Ray White Asset Management Shailer Park. What a fabulous, prime location at the Hyperdome they have snagged with these billboards - definitely stand out, they look fabulous! _____________________________________ In the fast-pac...
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'Summer Lovin': A Journey to the 'Bliss' Exhibition

Great news! I don't think I will tire of this, but feel buzzed with excitement as another of my ICM (Intentional Camera Movement) photographs, 'Summer Lovin,' is set to take a part of the wall space at the 'Bliss' exhibition in the fabulous Aspire Gallery. This fabulous display of artistic talent is scheduled to grace the gallery walls from October...
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Mastering Photography: Understanding and Using the Exposure Triangle

Photography is a captivating art form that allows you to freeze moments in time and create stunning visuals. To capture the perfect shot, it's essential to grasp the concept of the exposure triangle. Understanding the relationship between aperture, shutter speed, and ISO will empower you to control your camera and achieve the results you desire. He...
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Canon Spotlight: a photography journey

Was very exciting recently to be asked to be the featured photographer for the "WEEKLY SPOTLIGHT" by Canon Collective admin Stephen Finkel. And a cool self reflective exercise to actually think about how the photography creative world has become a part of my everyday. 'My story' below because as a private group it isn't visible so I aren't able to...
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Capturing Winter's Wonderland: The Chosen Photo

Exploring Jungfraujoch - a snowy paradise Was excited to have a photograph chosen by Aspire Gallery in Paddington again for their upcoming 'Solstice' exhibition that runs through July! 'Winter Wonderland' - is a stunning shot I took during an epic trek up Jungfraujoch, from the picturesque village of Lauterbrunnen. I huffed and puffed my way up...
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Clique Awards heads to the walls!

I was away in Melbourne when this exhibition was on. So just a huge thank you to my daughter Storm, who went to the opening for the 'Clique on the Walls' exhibition on my behalf at the Woolloongabba Art Gallery in Brisbane. 🙂 #lovedaughters Love the image in the book too 🙂 This image IS for sale on Bluethumb - 'Infinity's Edge' head here
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"Clique on the Walls", an exhibition celebrating the first two years of the Clique Awards

Proud to be amongst the 48 photographic prints being featured for the upcoming 'Clique on the walls' exhibition. I was a finalist both years for 'Scapes' with “Infinitys Edge” and “Megalopolitan Takeover”, so keen to see which image makes the cut! Being chosen for an exhibition always gives a boost to the creative soul and is motivating and a rem...
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A competition for the bird photographers/artists - ALL genres!

Someone in the Bluethumb facebook group I am a part of was saying the other day they always find out about competitions 'after' they have closed and people are sharing their finalist entries. So here's one that's just come up on my feed for the fellow artists into birds 🦜... looks a good competition. They do have a bird list though too of eligibl...
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Announcing the ... Australian Photography Mgazine cover winners

Officially announced in Australian Photography Magazine now:) "From a whopping 1,200+ entries, we've selected the winner of our free monthly photo comp for April, where we asked you to shoot a magazine cover." So pleased to be amongst them.:) And this image is for sale as a gorgeous 16 x 24" print on archival lustre paper - view the full details...
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Shortlisted: Celebrating the artistry of photography

This image was shot at Cape Hillsborough National Park - one of my most favourite places to visit each time I head to Mackay. If you've never been definitely put it on your to do list! But here, it has made the cut! Out of around 1200 entries it is indeed exciting again to have a shortlisted image chosen for the Australian Photography Magazine fro...
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Picture perfect photography retreat: discover Singapore through your lens!

The past few months have seen me deeply involved in setting up a photography retreat for seven days, six nights, in Singapore. It's been a heck of a lot of background work and so uploading my own photographic images to Bluethumb has taken a little bit of a second seat, compared to prolific uploads in the latter months of 2022. But am now so excit...
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