I was a finalist in the qantas media again this year in the Sports portfolio section , I was nice I had two finalist last year and won best feature picture last year , its always nice to make the finalists as a freelancer
there is a few of the pictures from the portfolio below
A book Bowling through India wins!!! Bowling through India was a book I shot a most of the pictures for along with another mate John Bougen , the scribbler was ¬†my mate Justin Brown ( we has really there to carry my bag) was ruthe book was runner up in the Travel book of the year last week . (more…)
Here is a very cool little video Link of good mate Hannah who is currently in covering the Winter Olympics , Hannah is a Staff Photographer ¬†at Getty Images . she shooting some great ¬†stuff and the video gives a good insite on what it is like to cover a large event like the winter Olympics , Hannah started at the bottom of the ladder in the Photographer in a short time is now at the top of the Ladder . nice to see her doing so well
One of the assignments that I have been working on in the last few months was shooting stills while a TVC was being Shot for Powerade .
It was a great concept three ¬†All blacks and one “Joe Public” to do a 90 min work out Session and the Joe Public had no idea who the people he would be doing the work out with . (more…)
I have spent he last three days covering the Semi and Finals of the Louis Vuitton Trophy for AFP .
Its the second time I have covered the event for AFP and its at good fun event , Long days but when the weather is good and wind is blowing in the right direction it can make for some great Pictures , Unfortunately we had neither for the last three days of the Finals ¬†but still we have to provide coverage no matter what the weather ¬†. (more…)
my mate Simon Baker held our first digital video course , It was a introduction to shooting video with the Canon series of camera’s that shoot 1080 hd video ¬†.
Simon and myself had been shooting video with the camera’s for about 18 months now , I use the camera’s on a weekly basis and being a photographer not a videographer it suits my style nicely . (more…)
Back in Dec I headed off to Malaysia for a couple of weeks to work with My good mate Gareth Cooke a very very good marine Photographer .
We were there to cover the World Match Racing tour , the Malaysia leg is called the Monsoon cup. (more…)
This was a Assignment I did a few months ago in November of last year it was the world cup Qualifier with New Zealand vs Bahrain ¬†, it was a home and away match with New Zealand drawing the first leg and ¬†needing to win by a goal in the home leg it was played at the Cake tin in Wellington , one of the best stadiums in New Zealand in my opinion . (more…)