new year 2014

If the weather is fine, many Australians choose to mark the New Year public holiday relaxing (and recovering!) at a beach. Unlike last year, however (see image below), it's quite overcast and cool here in Adelaide today—perfect for me to consider my work-plans for 2014.

Boxing Day, Somerton Beach, Adelaide 2012

Boxing Day, Somerton Beach, Adelaide 2012

My first exhibition for the year, About time, will be shown as part of the Adelaide Fringe Festival at the Adelaide Arcade from mid-February to mid-March. I've written some brief thoughts about imagesshot in June 2013 in New Caledonia. I can't wait to see these images suspended inside the Arcade!

Meanwhile, I continue to work on a series of close-up images of one of my favourite genera of plants, Paeonia—more specifically, their sexual organs and the various structures that support them...their flowers. Here's a sneak-preview: