Macquarie Island closing!


The Australian Antarctic Division has announced this week that they’re going to close the research base on Macquarie Island by March 2017. The ANTARE base there has been operated continuously by Australia since 1948, but that era is now closing. So this means that this summer is your last chance to …

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Australian Professional Photography Awards 2016

Last week the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) conducted the judging of the annual APPAs (Australian Professional Photography Awards). I’m pleased to report that prints of two of my images received Silver awards! One of these images was made during last year’s expedition to NZ’s subantarctic islands. We’re running another photography expedition …

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Arctic here we come!

Polar Bear cubs

David Burren and Michael Snedic are already on their way north to Svalbard to run our 2016 Arctic LuminOdyssey. We’ll be meeting up with our workshop participants in Longyearbyen next week, and then heading out on our 2-week adventure! Stand by for more posts “from the front” over the coming …

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