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Recent Media Consumption — February and March

29March2008

In which I consume hours of media in a short amount of time, and rediscover television […]

Chinese New Year 2008

24March2008

I went out shooting back on 10February2008 (Chinese New Year 2008). The annual Chinese New Year parade winds its way […]

Rendition

14March2008

It's important to note that Rendition is an American story — the Arabs present are all stereotypes, the actual “North […]

Melbourne, Je t'aime

13March2008

In which I fall in love with another city […]

Melbourne and Environs

12March2008

Taken between 9-12March2008 on a trip to Melbourne; shots from entry, from my explorations around the city's streets and western fringe, from the NGV and from the Fitzroy Gardens

  • On the city fringe
  • Entering the city, I
  • Entering the city, II
  • Entering the city, III

(33 photos)

Torquay

08March2008

Taken around Torquay, Jan Juc, Bell's Beach and Airey's Inlet; 8March2008

  • Fenced off; Beginning the cliff walk
  • Gents
  • The Boardwalk
  • Fishers

(21 photos)

Chinese New Year 2008

10February2008

A parade wound its way through Sydney for Chinese New Year on 10February2008; I caught some images of the various groups on the side streets waiting to feed onto George St, and some later as the parade neared its end at Darling Harbour

  • The Dragon
  • Stone Soldiers
  • Photographer
  • Lantern Bearers

(15 photos)

The City Reborn

28January2008

In which I sense Her imminent return, and their downfall, and the truth of the tale outside of time […]

The Night Before Christmas, or, Why I'm Buying a MacBook Air

21January2008

In which there's something in the aether. […]

7-13January2008 :: This Week

15January2008

bought and am listening to Andrew Bird's Armchair Apocrypha; after last week's show I had to get something; not as […]

1-6January2008 :: This Week

06January2008

re-watched The Transporter; entertaining, and I like the not-too-stylised fight style re-watched Sin City; love the look, and the storytelling […]

Sydney, NYE 2008

03January2008

In which the pretty colours make the fireworks worthwhile, and in which I shoot in near darkness […]

Slouching Towards Bedlam

02January2008

In which first they come for the communists […]

Sydney, NYE 2008

01January2008

Midnight, 31December2007 to 1January2008; brought in the New Year at Neutral Bay with a view over the harbour; too dark to take "real" photos, but all sorts of beautiful colours in here.

  • Sydney 2007
  • Sydney 2008 - I
  • Sydney 2008 - II
  • Sydney 2008 - III

(20 photos)

Recent Media Consumption

30December2007

In which I consume, to varying degrees, various media […]

Soominch Fashion Shoot

30December2007

In which I am a fashion photographer […]

The Soominch Collection, November 2007

25November2007

Shot these over two sessions in November. The first four are from a shoot in Martin Place on the evening of 21November2007; there's only a single outfit in those. The remainder were shot at Liz's restaurant in Eastwood on 25November2007; there are five-and-a-half outfits in those (for the final one we only changed the top), including a repeat of the one from the Martin Place shoot.

Clothes by Elizabeth Chang.

  • Outfit I - 1
  • Outfit I - 2
  • Outfit I - 3
  • Outfit I - 4

(32 photos)

Raphaël — Origins

12November2007

In which a dreamed legend is born, in that realm between sacred and profane […]

Broken Cinema

11November2007

In which a rogue computer spoils the movie going experience […]

War & Politics

10October2007

In which I despair of politicians […]

Cat Blogging

22September2007

In which I photograph much smaller subjects […]

Cats, and Bird

15September2007

Cat blogging! Mainly an opportunity to try the dSLR on different subjects. From 15-16September2007

  • Bird
  • Bird II
  • Cats
  • Cat and Bird

(5 photos)

The City In Lockdown

08September2007

In which I walk the long way around protesters, police lines, and labyrinthine wire fences, snapping images as I go […]

The City In Lockdown

08September2007

Went out shooting 8September2007, officially declared protest day for APEC. Walked around the thousands of cops lining Hyde Park and wandered along the fence at Circular Quay.

  • Police I
  • Police II
  • Protesters
  • Police III

(19 photos)

A Day in the Life of the City

27August2007

In which I break in the new dSLR […]

A Day in the City

26August2007

Went out shooting the afternoon of 26August2007, to break in the new 400D.

  • The Coke Sign
  • The Cathedral
  • The Square
  • The Park

(25 photos)

Crises of faith

16August2007

In which I put an end to the crises of small-f faith, and realise that, being in the right environment, my Faith doesn't waver anymore […]

Try Before You Buy

16July2007

In which my music piracy is justified […]

Green is a Status Symbol

13July2007

In which I refuse to be distracted by the dallyings of the idle rich. […]

Phi (Jade Cut) now online

11July2007

In which I finally release the five episodes of Φ, collected from around the internet of 2008 and made available at hackfilm.com […]

iTunes, Now With Added Freedoms

09June2007

Apple recently released a number of songs under the banner of “iTunes Plus”. Individually, the songs are ~30% more expensive […]

Random on Windows

15May2007

In which I am baffled by the mystery that is Windows, and once more wooed by the ease with which one can make Python work, even there […]

Weeping for a Film

06May2007

In which I shoot a film overnight and watch another too-emotional film while still chemically imbalanced […]

This is one reason so many long-time Unix nerds have found themselves so happy using Mac OS X

24April2007

Read this comment in a footnote over on John Gruber's latest epic, about every Mac user's new favourite web dev […]

Photos with location clouds

23April2007

In which I give prominence to the places from where I've taken the most photos […]

Now ETagging Right!

17April2007

In which I stop fighting the framework and let Django handle ETags the right way […]

The Roots, Live at the Enmore

14April2007

In which my head stops ringing long enough to appreciate an amazing live performance. […]

The Roots

10April2007

The Roots played the Enmore 10April2007, True Live played support

  • True Live
  • True Live
  • ?uestlove
  • The Roots

(8 photos)

300

08April2007

In which I wonder just whose politics got into *300* […]

Settling In, And A Withdrawal

02April2007

In which I am reconnected, the final stage of making the house a home. […]