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10000iso

When I first picked up a camera 3200 iso was the most you would get out of film and the grain would be the size of a house especially if you pushed it to 6400! Now with digital we can go further than that and since the majority of the pictures we take are for […]

Creative photography

From Daniel Milnor A nice article which makes you think I have no special right to question the validity of modern photography outside of the fact I have basic rights to question almost anything, but this particular idea is front and center in my mind because I’ve had some time to think about this over […]

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Robert Mapplethorpe

There is an exhibition on in Sydney which should not be missed should you be interested or serious about your photography !   Robert Mapplethorpe is in town at the Art Gallery of NSW till March 4rh, 2018   Mapplethorpe was a ground breaking artist in the 80s living in New York. A unique style […]

SAILING - Airlie Beach Race Week 2017
13/8/2016
Airlie Beach, Queensland
ph. Andrea Francolini
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Queensland regattas

The Australian sailing calendar is in full swing in Queensland. I am lucky to be the photographer for all 3 events this year again Airlie beach race week (my 7th since 2001) Audi Hamilton island race week (my 17th since 2001 !!!) and Sealink Magnetic island race week (my 2nd year).   The great part […]

Perspective

Italian photographer Francesco Zizola, founder of the photo agency NOOR dives into the archive of a colleague choosing his best images.   https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/in-sight/wp/2017/06/23/inside-one-photographers-powerful-catalogue-of-the-human-condition/?utm_term=.9a8be4ee2886   From the Washington Posts articles PHOTOGRAPHERS edit PHOTOGRAPHERS  

portrait of Komal, 12yrs old, Bar
15/10/2016
ph. Andrea Francolini

My First School charity dinner

It is that time of the year again where i am starting to raise funds for my charity My First School Pakistan This charity was established in 2011 in order to help improve learning conditions for children attending school in the norther area of Pakistan. Since day 1 I am very proud to say that […]

Tokyo rush by Tatsuo Suzuki

My love for Tokyo is always growing as the years go by. I think I have been there 10 times to this date and will certainly go back again and again. With and without my daughter. So whenever I see a portfolio from a fellow photographer I pay close attention to it. There is always […]

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End of May update

The latest interview that Edwina Bartholomew and I are working on has been published. Be sure to read it on Whimn http://www.whimn.com.au 60 Minute Tv presenter and new mum Allison Langdon was that last person to pose in front my my lens. More interesting people with interesting stories to come so stay tuned. —– I […]