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A creative journey of discovery

Creative Blog

A blog about sharing creative ideas

There are various kinds of creativity, from new ideas to blending different existing ideas and creating something new and unique. All have one thing in common, though – through research, discovery, experimentation and learning a new skill or improving on an existing one; you can find a way to express yourself. The goal of this creative blog is to share what I discover with the intent of helping others find inspiration and maybe learn a few tips and tricks along the way.

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I have wanted to get into mixed media art for about 16 years, but it just didn’t happen. So at the end of 2021, finally, I have made a start.
Sometimes some of my best creations are made by accident. The NFI logo for Handy Surf Craft is one of them.
Time-lapse and back story of fibreglassing Handy Surf Craft bodysurfing handplanes.
The story behind an old self-portrait I recently dug up while looking for old music files I created more than 15 years ago.
I have finally gotten around to starting my online gallery. The gallery will be a constant work in progress, with new images added regularly.
Photoshoot of bass guitar player Brook from Malakye Grind for his Aria Bass Guitars’ profile.
Texture in photography is such a broad subject. But what exactly is it?
Shot 3 of the 30 Photo Challenge was black & white photography. I chose to use the Canon 80D picture style settings for the shoot, using the monochrome style.
Shot 2 of the 30 Photo Challenge was a bokeh shot. I chose to try making DIY bokeh shapes for the shoot to share a fun and easy trick anyone can try at home.
Finally, the first batch of Handy Surf Craft is done. It’s been a journey to get here, but it feels great to reach the first set of bodysurfing handplanes completed.
Shot 1 of the 30 Photo Challenge was a self-portrait shot. I chose to try the photo in a Rembrandt lighting style shoot.
Recently, I was stoked to launch The Wave of a Lifetime. The project included branding and website build for Dean ‘Dingo’ Morrison.
The goal of this 30-day photo challenge is to improve techniques I already know and learn new styles I have yet to try. I hope you follow along with my journey.
Never stop learning – I thought this would be a great way to start my rebooted blog because that’s what it will be about, creative evolution through exploring, experimenting, learning and sharing.