Symphonique

Symphonique

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Symphonique" is the first in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibition, fro...

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Symphonique 2

Symphonique 2

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Symphonique 2" is the second in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibition,...

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Symphonique 3

Symphonique 3

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Symphonique 3" is the third in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibition, f...

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Symphonique 4

Symphonique 4

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Symphonique 4" is the fourth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibition,...

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Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Kaleidoscope" is the fifth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibition, fr...

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Kaleidoscope 2

Kaleidoscope 2

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Kaleidoscope 2" is the sixth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibition,...

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Circles, Lines and Triangles

Circles, Lines and Triangles

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles, Lines and Triangles" is the seventh in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long inte...

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Circles, Lines and Triangles 2

Circles, Lines and Triangles 2

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles, Lines and Triangles 2" is the eighth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-...

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Circles, Lines and Triangles 3

Circles, Lines and Triangles 3

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles, Lines and Triangles 3" is the ninth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-l...

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Circles, Lines and Triangles 4

Circles, Lines and Triangles 4

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles, Lines and Triangles 4" is the tenth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-l...

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In a Whirl

In a Whirl

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "In a Whirl" is the eleventh in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibition, f...

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In a Whirl 2

In a Whirl 2

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "In a Whirl 2" is the twelfth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibition,...

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Circles and Lines

Circles and Lines

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles and Lines" is the thirteenth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exh...

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Circles and Lines 2

Circles and Lines 2

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles and Lines 2" is the fourteenth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line ex...

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Kaleidoscope 3

Kaleidoscope 3

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Kaleidoscope 3" is the fifteenth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibiti...

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Kaleidoscope 4

Kaleidoscope 4

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Kaleidoscope 4" is the sixteenth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line exhibiti...

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Circles and Lines 3

Circles and Lines 3

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles and Lines 3" is the seventeenth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line e...

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Circles and Lines 4

Circles and Lines 4

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles and Lines 4" is the eighteenth in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line ex...

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Circles and Lines 5

Circles and Lines 5

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles and Lines 5" is the nineteenth of a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-line ex...

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Circles, Lines and Triangles 5

Circles, Lines and Triangles 5

I create art that includes simple lines, geometric shapes, circles, patterned and textured objects. Strong colours are important to me as are simple and complex compositions, unusual ideas and aspects. "Circles, Lines and Triangles 5" is the last in a series of 20 that was awarded a month long on-li...

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Lines and Angles 1

Lines and Angles 1

"Lines and Anges 1" was awarded 5th place in the Light, Space and Time "All Women Art Exhibition" in December 2016. The award was selected and shown in the Photography / Digital Art Category. It was also published in the "Living the Photo Artistic Life" magazine in January 2017. This artwork is one...

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Lines and Angles 2

Lines and Angles 2

This is the second image in a series of three. Based on images taken inside MONA, Hobart, Tasmania, the original images were taken with a hand held camera in low light.

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Lines and Angles 3

Lines and Angles 3

This is the third image in a series of three. Based on images taken inside MONA, Hobart, Tasmania, the original images were taken with a hand held camera in low light.

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Other Worlds

Other Worlds

"Other Worlds" was created to enter in the Light, Space and Time February 2017 "Abstract" competition. It received a Special Recognition Award in the Photography and Digital Art Category.

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RMIT - Design Hub 1

RMIT - Design Hub 1

Architecture in every city fascinates me and the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) Design Hub building, Melbourne, Australia is no exception. It was designed by Sean Godsell Architects in association with Peddle Thorp Architects and opened on 9 November 2012. The outer surface is covere...

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RMIT - Design Hub 2

RMIT - Design Hub 2

"RMIT - Design Hub 2" is the second in the series of three artworks of the RMIT - Design Hub building. I was attracted at first to the disks but then the strong lines and diagonals they formed dominated. Positioning my camera I aimed to get the lines of disks to reach the corners in an ordered, bala...

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RMIT - Design Hub 3

RMIT - Design Hub 3

"RMIT - Design Hub 3" is the third in the series of three artworks of the RMIT - Design Hub building. For this version I explored the position of the disks and lines for a straight on view. Again I took care to line up the camera so that the disks and lines fitted my view for the composition. This i...

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Las Vegas Silver

Las Vegas Silver

"Las Vegas Silver" was taken late at night. It was the textured surfaces, strong diagonal lines and resultant shapes that caught my attention. This is a single image, strong enough to stand alone. I received an Honourable Mention in the January 2017 Light, Space and Time 7th Annual “CityScapes” Art...

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Blocks, Slabs and Lines

Blocks, Slabs and Lines

Architecture is a favourite genre. I look for and concentrate on sections of a building rather than trying to portray the whole. Black and white renditions often feature in my architectural images, it strengthens and emphasises the structural design. This image received a Special Merit Award in the...

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Modern Architecture, Hobart

Modern Architecture, Hobart

In every city I am drawn to the architecture. This building caught my eye, the graphics on the window, the shapes and lines. It was begging to be processed in black and white. "Modern Architecture, Hobart" received a Special Merit Award in the Light, Space and Time "All Photography" competition held...

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Symphony of Curves 4

Symphony of Curves 4

I found this beautifully designed street seat in Melbourne, Australia, photographed it from several angles then chose two versions to combine to create the composition. I am intrigued by the resultant interwoven patterns and curves, I hope you are too. "Symphony of Curves 4" was another artwork show...

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Mont Saint-Michel

Mont Saint-Michel

A photographic study of a section of the main building on the island Mont Saint-Michel, France. I love the history and intrigue of the old architecture in Europe. I gave this piece a streaky, dreamy look to emphasise the long distant stories of this magnificent place.

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Potsdamer Platz Pipes 3

Potsdamer Platz Pipes 3

I am always on the look out for something unusual and these huge pipes dominating Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, Germany were absolutely fascinating; bright pink confronts the viewer. No-one seemed to know what they were or why they were there, I later discovered they carry water away from building site...

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Bright Lights, Las Vegas

Bright Lights, Las Vegas

This is the colour version of "Las Vegas Silver". The lights were changing as I took several photos of the same composition, this one was the most stunning.

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Abstract Sails

Abstract Sails

The Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles is a lasting tribute to the genius of Architect Frank Gehry. The stainless steel surface of the building's striking exterior represents Gehry's love of sailing. Sleek curves, structural patterned shapes and angles are warped to create elegant and sinuous c...

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Pattern, Curves and Shapes

Pattern, Curves and Shapes

This is the second image, this time created from a vertical abstract photo, of a section of the Frank Gehry, Walt Disney Building in Los Angeles. Again I was intent on creating a beautiful artwork full of light, lines, shapes and rich beautiful colours. "Patterns, Curves and Shapes" was awarded a S...

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Through the Arches

Through the Arches

"Through the Arches" was created from several Infrared images hand coloured and painted through the magic of post processing. It was awarded a Special Merit in the Light, Space and Time "All Women Art Exhibition" shown on the LST site in January 2017.

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Oxford Town

Oxford Town

A composite image created to mimic a wet evening in Oxford. "Oxford Town" received a Special Recognition award in the Photography and Digital Art Category of the January 2017 Light, Space and Time "Cityscapes" competition.

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Budapest on the Diagonal

Budapest on the Diagonal

I love cities, there is so much to photograph; buildings, people and reflections to name a few. I took this image from the more unusual perspective to create interest. "Budapest on the Diagonal" was awarded a Special Merit in the Overall Category of the Light, Space and Time January 2017 "Cityscape"...

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Central Station, Sydney

Central Station, Sydney

The creation of this image started with the photography, I took the image at ground level to focus on the lines of metal discs leading to the waiting train. "Central Station, Sydney" was published in Volume 6 of the "Living the Photo Artistic Life" magazine

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Colourful Orbs

Colourful Orbs

Textures, colours, shapes, curves and lines fascinate me, this piece is an exploration of all those elements. This artwork received a Special Merit Award in the Light, Space and Time "Abstract" Competition in March 2016.

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Warszawa 3

Warszawa 3

A fun piece created from a Warazawa car I found and photographed in Warsaw, Poland in 2012. I enjoy working in black and white and felt this was a perfect subject.

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Abstract 1 Black and White

Abstract 1 Black and White

I enjoy working in black and white and this abstract piece called out for this treatment. An intricate design combining a base of structured lines overlayed by curved lines and shapes.

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Colourful Ladies

Colourful Ladies

Another exploration of abstract this time each piece included in the finished artwork was created within the camera. The settings I used combined with the knack of creating an almost out of focus image is the result. The resultant images were blended together in post processing. This image received...

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Reclining

Reclining

"Reclining" is an abstract figure created from several photographs and created geometric shapes blended together. This image received a Special Merit Award in the Overall Category of the Light, Space and Time "Figurative" competition in March 2017.

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Yoga Girl

Yoga Girl

"Yoga Girl" was created from images of sections of a small statuette worked to show simple, abstract shapes. A colourful, fun piece.

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Despair

Despair

The piece represents that feeling of utter despondancy, the coming outside of the inner self as it bows to an agonising moment in time. The shadowy figure of self behind waits patiently for the moment to pass so that life can resume its normality. The sun, light and bright colours represent hope for...

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The Exodus

The Exodus

I created "The Exodus" in response to the Syrian Crisis, people leaving the horror of war to find peace somewhere else. The sentiment in the artwork relates to all people having to leave their lives behind in the unsafe war zones of this world. This image was published in the "Living the Photo Artis...

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Along the Street

Along the Street

A composite image of a Paris Street scene. "Along the Street" was published in the February 2017 Issue of the "Living the Photo Artistic Life" magazine

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Meltdown

Meltdown

"Meltdown" was inspired by the extremely hot weather experienced by so many during the past Australian summer. I hope you like my take on the intense heat. The image was published in the "Living the Photo Artistic Life" magazine in January 2017.

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Shadows of Moi

Shadows of Moi

I am always chasing shadows; of everything, including me. This is an artwork created from infrared photos of my shadows superimposed each over the other to create abstract shapes. Textures and colour were added within the post processing programs.

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Shadows

Shadows

I am fascinated by shadows, including my own, and frequently use them in my work. This image is one of the many people shadow images I took on a US trip in 2013.

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Shadows 2

Shadows 2

My fascination with shadows, especially when they incorporate people including me, is evident in very many of my travel photos.

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Odd Man Out

Odd Man Out

I enjoy intentionally blurring images in the camera. Sometimes I do this to create movement, other times to give a sense of mystery to the piece. "Odd Man Out" was created to give an abstract sense of intrigue.

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The Old Man

The Old Man

A compilation of several of my sketches of the old man blended with some of my abstract photographic backgrounds. "The Old Man" received a Special Merit Award in the March 2017 Light, Space and Time on-line competition.

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The Apology

The Apology

An abstract piece depicting the apology, the touching by one figure of the other emphasises the human need of touch and feel. The colour choice and pleasing curves provide a feeling of calm, and the tenderness of the action suggests love and an apology accepted.

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Fireworks

Fireworks

My love of abstract, colour, shape, texture, line and form are all evident in this fun, vibrant, light filled piece.

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Swirls and Curls

Swirls and Curls

I love to lose myself in the creation of vibrant artworks full of beautiful colours, light and movement. Swirls and Curls is one of these colourful, abstract pieces.

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Earth, Wind and Fire

Earth, Wind and Fire

The weather all across the world is changing; storms, floods, fire, droughts. The dramatic nature of these often chaotic events prompted me to make this piece. "Earth, Wind and Fire" was awarded a Special Merit in the Overall Category of Light, Space and Time's February 2017 "Abstract" competition.

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Thoroughly Modern Mandarin

Thoroughly Modern Mandarin

"Thoroughly Modern Mandarin" was awarded a Special Merit Award in the Light, Space and Time 6th Annual "Animals" Online Art Competition in May 2016. The piece was created using a light, abstract approach and used for my entry into a usually more conventional animal theme.

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Fashionable Freddo

Fashionable Freddo

"Fashionable Freddo" is fun piece created using a light, abstract approach. It was awarded a Special Recognition Award in the Light, Space and Time 6th Annual "Animals" Online Art Competition in May 2016.

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The Forest, Yosemite

The Forest, Yosemite

This was one of my entries into the 6th Annual Light, Space and Time Online "Landscapes" Art Competition held in March 2016. I received a Special Recognition Award for this piece. I was attracted by the light streaming through the trees as we drove towards Yosemite. I love to move my camera followin...

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The Magical Forest

The Magical Forest

The infrared images used in this piece were taken at the Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, New Mexico. The Magical Forest received a Special Recognition Award in the Photography and Digital Art Category in the April 2017 Light, Space and Time "Landscapes" competition.

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Saguaro Cactus

Saguaro Cactus

The infrared images used to create this piece were taken in Saguaro National Park, Arizona. Saguaro Cactus was awarded a Special Merit Award in the Overall Category of the April 2017 Light, Space and Time "Landscape" competition.

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Flame Tree, Bryce Canyon

Flame Tree, Bryce Canyon

I enjoy losing myself in the creative process from the capture of the first images to the finished artwork. This piece started with two infrared photos of a tree in Bryce Canyon, it was actually snowing on the day. As I explored the possibilities for this image I came up with the idea of a flaming t...

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Banksia

Banksia

Banksias are beautiful Australian wildflowers named after Sir Joseph Banks, who, in 1770, was the first European to collect specimens of them. This is a composite of three images blended in the post processing process. "Banksia" was awarded a Special Merit Award in the July 2016 Light, Space and Tim...

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Pretty in Pink

Pretty in Pink

"Pretty in Pink" was created to enter into the Light, Space and Time 6th Annual “Botanicals” Art Competition held in April 2016. It was awarded a Special Merit Award. The image started with pink cone flowers and other images, it was turned into an artpiece through the magic of post processing.

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Abstract - Shapes and Forms

Abstract - Shapes and Forms

Curves, shape, form and colour all played a role in the creation of this piece.

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Light, Colour and Shapes 2

Light, Colour and Shapes 2

Creating abstract art is my passion. I love working with colour, line, pattern, shapes and textures as part of my creative exploration. I hope you enjoy viewing "Light, Colour and Shapes 2", it is a favourite of mine.

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Shopping Centre Reflections

Shopping Centre Reflections

Reflections fascinate me! I am always drawn to them especially on the wonderful shiny surfaces found in shopping centres, in windows, on chrome, mirrors, floors, in many places, some obvious, others waiting to be discovered.

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