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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

Gallipoli – a cultural connection

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Originally posted on Geokult:
Lone Pine Gallipoli – a panorama So much of my thinking leading up to this trip has focused on how to engage with Turkey as cultural strangers, as people…

Profile: Vintage Creations

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A few weeks ago in my post Idyllic Canberra Sunday, I mentioned that I found a stall at the Old Bus Depot Markets that makes bags from recycled leather jackets – Vintage Creations. The… Continue reading

365 Places: Caloundra

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Originally posted on Geokult Travel:
Day 2: Caloundra, Queensland, Australia Caloundra – author unknown My post today is about another place that has special childhood significance for me – Caloundra. Many summer holidays…

Reblog- 365 Places: Redcliffe

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Day 1: Redcliffe, Queensland Australia This lovely hand coloured photograph was taken at Woody Point around 60 years before I was born. Woody Point is one of the hamlets on the Redcliffe Peninsula,… Continue reading

365 Places: Launch

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Originally posted on Geokult Travel:
Over the past few years, I have watched with great interest friends and fellow artists who have created visual diaries from taking photographs of their everyday life and…