This is typical of the majority of the Filipinos who allowed me to take their photo, they were smiling, happy and always willing to have their photos taken and with a thumbs up
The Filipino people are a friendly bunch and most are smiling when asked if they minded having their photo taken, and these two were no different. They were waiting for a taxi fare but all they got was their photos taken. Thanks for dropping by.
This photo has been shared on this blog before however I find when there is very little to do I sit down and revisit photos that have been processed before.
Standing in one spot pays off, especially in front of an art installation in Hyde Park, Sydney which allowed me to capture images of people stopping and appreciating the work done by the exhibiting photographers and artists. I’m forever amazed by the inspirational work done by so many photographers from all genres and I takeContinue reading “Outdoors Looking Indoors”
They saw me, I saw them and I had already decided that I was going to take their photo but every time I brought the camera up to eye level, they both turned away from me so I couldn’t see their faces, but when the camera was lowered they had their hands out wanting money.
As the year comes to a close, I thought I would share my top 5 photos of 2018 and a little of the background around each photo.
Some times, keeping your back to the beach pays off with photographic opportunities nearly everywhere, especially with these three gents who stood out like a sore thumb just waiting to be photographed. This scene is a moment that just had to be captured and is my favourite photo from the trip.
I watched as these two old ladies walked across the Opera House forecourt happily chatting away not knowing if they were tourists or locals.
There is always someone, normally a student or a backpacker holding a sign pointing down an alley to where you can buy Ugg boots in Pitt St Mall. Only their fingers move as they tightly clutch their smartphones surfing the net. The lack of movement provided an opportunity to photograph him, albeit without hisContinue reading “He’s Got a Round Head !”
So I positioned myself to take a photo of people looking at me taking the photo while trying not to get my reflection in the image. Not an easy feat.