Not sure what brought this on… I certainly would not mind being in Mumbai again. But this girl is no more in Mumbai than I am. I snapped her a couple of years ago performing at a festival commemorating Indian independence – at a race track in Avondale, a suburb not far from where IContinue reading “If I were in Mumbai again”
Shot through my office window a couple of nights ago… not as sharp as I would like, but I had the camera set up on the tripod and kept shooting, using various settings until the colour was exactly what I saw with my eye, not brighter or duller or more or less saturated. But exactlyContinue reading “Last light”
The more I looked at this, the more I fretted for any child placed in this device! At first I thought it was a pushchair/stroller, and the doll was kind of creepy. But then I noticed its clenched fists. And the pedals are so far forward from the seat, it would have to be forContinue reading “Robo trike-o-trauma”
Yes, it’s raining again here in wonderful New Zealand… Raining and raining and raining… Blue.
Once he was a king…
I like dreaming my world into being I’ve got a world to suit almost every occasion no need to make do. If that doesn’t make me Mother Nature (and I am sure it doesn’t) I wonder what I should call myself.
It was mid afternoon, it should have been bright, but the clouds were so heavy and the rain so dense it seemed more like dusk. Yet the pongas (ferns) seemed to glow as if there was some celestial spotlight aimed at them.
She was given to me as rather a gag-gift before I went to India a couple of years ago – a bobbing head Indian woman sitting cross-legged, grinding a silver mortar and pestle. I don’t know if she is in poor taste or not – but she sits to my left all day every dayContinue reading “The goddess to my left”
I fell in love with the charm of this accidental arrangement… and then it hit me! Uh oh…