Images from my upcoming work in Ukraine

In 2015 I became the first Australian correspondent/photojournalist to embed with the Ukrainian military. I traveled to Ukraine’s eastern conflict zone and embedded with Ukraine’s military in frontline regions, and produced reportage published by ABC Australia. Since then I have returned to Ukraine a number of times, producing and directing further projects related to the… Continue reading Images from my upcoming work in Ukraine

Shooting CineStill 800 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

I spent the beginning of 2017 travelling throughout Malaysia, equipped with only my Hasselblad and Olympus AF-1 Super. My Hasselblad was loaded with Portra 400, while the Olympus was shooting CineStill 800 and Portra 160. CineStill is a motion picture cinema film, available for both standard 35mm cameras and the 120 format (Medium Format). CineStill… Continue reading Shooting CineStill 800 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The last 12 months – 2016 in review (photos and writing)

Reflection is a powerful way to promote self-development.┬áIt gives us the opportunity to understand what we have done well, as well as the hindsight to understand opportunities we have missed, or times when we may have acted negatively. Ultimately, in the name of efficiency, we would hope to learn and adapt quickly, which can often… Continue reading The last 12 months – 2016 in review (photos and writing)

Shooting and Developing Kodak Double-X (Eastman 5222) Film

Kodak Double-X (otherwise known as Eastman Double-X 5222) is a reliable black-and-white cinema film adapted to suit the 35 mm camera frame size. This film is considerably ‘rare’, and not commonly stocked. Double-X excels in outdoor low-light situations, even when shot at native 200 ISO (ASA), allowing for excellent portraits at f/2.8. Double-X film shows beautiful… Continue reading Shooting and Developing Kodak Double-X (Eastman 5222) Film