Captive Inspirations Gallery

Captive Inspirations Gallery

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Combining a unique visual perception with my passion for photography enables me to express myself through my lenses. The camera becomes a natural extension of my eye. Photography has given me the ability to stop time and paint with light.

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My passion for photography was ignited from one of my earliest photographs taken of my younger brother travelling at high speed on a bicycle across our backyard.

Shot from above on our balcony, I was amazed at the blurred background I had seized on film. I captured him in full motion "time had stood still".

Photography had given me the power to stop time for one infinite moment.

Armed with this knowledge I embarked on a never-ending journey striving to capture the ultimate image.

Growing up in the coastal twin towns of Forster / Tuncurry situated on the mid north coast of New South Wales, provided limited opportunity to pursue a career in photography.

My interest for photography was inspired while flipping through books and magazines at the local newsagent acquiring a yearning to achieve similar results.

Forster being the aquatic paradise nestled between a 27km lake and some of the countries finest surfing beaches provided me the visual palate to embark on my two great loves - surfing and photography.

My first foray into commercial photography was providing photographs for a local real estate agent. I taught myself how to shoot and process black and white, soon I was covering assignments for three regional newspapers. A small career had unfolded…

I invite you to view my full collection through www.captiveinspirations.com.au

Please enjoy the spectacular beauty my great nation provides through my collection.



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