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Really Cool Project: The Longest way

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As a keen walker I am always interested in stories about walking and the connections between travel and walking as a form of creativity. Today I came across a very interesting project  titled… Continue reading

Après l’incendie

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Text: Garry Benson Images: © Brunos Art Hidden in a small village in Marysville Victoria, southeastern Australia, was a magical world where sculptor Bruno Torfs for over 25 years had combined the beauty… Continue reading

365 Places: Aspley

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Day 9: Aspley, Queensland, Australia Today’s post is about a place where I spent some of my formative years, a suburb in Brisbane, Aspley. When I was a child, Aspley was considered the… Continue reading

Kondoni Sculpture

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Text: ©2014 Garry Benson Images: ©2014 Garry Benson A beautiful Whale mosaic in Victor Harbor, South Australia. The Ngarrindjeri and Pitjantjatjara Aboriginal people and the local community all contributed to the project as… Continue reading

365 Places: Korčula

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Day 8: Korčula, Croatia We visited the island of Korčula in September 2013, when we did a 7 day boat trip that took us from Split to Dubrovnik and back again.  It is located in the… Continue reading

The Use of Masks

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Text: Garry Benson Images: No information available One of my favourite places is Venice where my friends Francesco and Sarah Aidone own the Dalla Mora hotel, a cozy little gem in the Santa… Continue reading

Five Fabulous Foto Hints

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Text: ©2014 Garry Benson Images: ©2014 Garry Benson 1. Experiment with digital camera settings Don’t be intimidated by the options – experiment with shutter speed, aperture & white balance settings to get better… Continue reading

365 Places: Algeria

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Day 7: Algeria, North Africa Today my post is about a place that I will probably never visit again, Algeria. From the small part I saw, it is a beautiful and captivating country with… Continue reading

Profile: Edward Mooney

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We have been researching other photographers, artists and writers that focus on travel and ideas of ‘place’ in their work. Recently, we came across the work of Edward Mooney, an Irish photographer and blogger,… Continue reading

365 Places: Amsterdam

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Day 6: Amsterdam, The Netherlands Today I am back in Europe, in another city that I love, Amsterdam. I have visited Amsterdam twice – once in 1999 when I was on a Contiki… Continue reading