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Seeing the 2017 National Photographic Portrait Prize of Australia

Several weeks ago I hopped on my bike and pedalled my way across the bridge over Lake Burley Griffin to the National Portrait Gallery of Australia. It was…

Diary: June 30, 2017

Four photographs from the past two weeks.        

Diary: June 15, 2017

From suburbia to the nearby countryside, we took a little adventure. And that was thanks to Candace’s co-worker Joanne. Her ageing, resilient minivan took us to three notable…

Diary: May, 2017

WEEK 8 – May 1, 2017. You’re supposed to see the main attractions. That’s what you do when you travel to a new city. In the past two…

Diary: April, 2017

WEEK FOUR – 3 April, 2017. Some thoughts on two novels by Australians, read since I’ve arrived in Canberra: Richard Flanagan’s Man-Booker prize-winning The Narrow Road to the…

Diary: March, 2017

WEEK ONE – 13 March, 2017. In total the trip from Montreal took more than 30 hours. It was supposed to take 24, or thereabouts. The last leg…