Straight to the Heart of the Outback

One of the most distinctive and beautiful things about Australia is its contrasting landscapes. From the pristine beaches, to the lush rainforest and barren outback. With more and more people traveling and many tourist destinations becoming overcrowded, the trend is changing to travelers looking for more unique experiences.  Particularly with social media, everyone wants that rare selfie, something that’s going to go viral, not the same old shots that have been done to death.

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Sunshine Coast Hinterland

The Sunshine Coast is one of Queensland’s most popular tourist destinations.   After all, it boasts beautiful beaches and great seaside towns that provide a perfect getaway, particularly for visitors from South East Queensland like the Gold Coast.  Yet for the many of those that vacation to the Sunshine Coast, they miss some of the best that it has to offer – its gardens and natural landscapes.
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The Whitsundays They’ve Been Hiding From You

We’ve all heard of the Whitsundays.  Seen countless images of the gorgeous white sandy beaches of Whitehaven beach, Hayman Island, Hamilton Island and the likes.  But did you know that the Whitsundays consists of 74 islands, many of which are uninhabited?  This region is so much more than the postcard images that we’ve seen and love.  I’ve journeyed to the Whitsundays on so many occasions but was excited to have the opportunity to discover some of its more hidden gems.

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Noosa with Pindara Magazine

I always feel like it is a privilege to be paid to travel to such incredible destinations and share my images and stories.  Constantly pinching myself that this is my life!  So lucky.  This the latest edition of Pindara Magazine on the Gold Coast with a story from a trip to Noosa.

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San Francisco’s Must Visit Tourist Spots

I think I have found my new favourite place in the USA.  San Francisco is full of quirky streets, hills, buildings, the Bay and most of all, character!  It’s such a hip place rich in personality.  There’s so many diverse things to see and do, I don’t know where to start.  For one thing, with all the colour and charisma, it’s not only a tourist’s dream location, it’s a photographer’s paradise.

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What Are You Really Worth?

I get asked more and more often and I see posts online about how much to charge for photography work and images.  I cringe when I see people confessing to doing work for nothing and even I have been asked to work for no fee with the compensation of a “Free holiday”.  I know this can sound really tempting, and a lot of people jump at the opportunity.   However, before you go signing your rights away, consider that firstly, you are ruining the business for people who are doing this as a fulltime job, to pay actual real bills and living expenses as well as take into consideration what you are actually worth.

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Los Angeles Top 5 Tips

Los Angeles is such an easy destination from the East Coast of Australia.  It’s a direct flight from all the capital cities and the gateway to the US so makes for the perfect stopover.  Los Angeles is all about the chilled vibe, glamorous people and Hollywood lifestyle.  You can’t help but get drawn into the allure of it all. The one thing that you notice about LA is the large boulevards lined with tall palm trees.  It’s quintessentially LA, something that you don’t find anywhere else.

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