Capturing Melbourne from the rooftops at dawn has been challenging and rewarding. On this particular morning on St Kilda Rd I thought there was nothing to see, but I applied what I knew anyway and took a few shots. The moral of this story is to never underestimate the power of the blue hour when you have street lights, headlights and leading lines.
These friends were busy posing for Sonia’s engagement party when I asked if she could show me the ring. That was when the real magic occurred and I captured as relaxed an image as I could wish for. In the original image the bride-to-be can be seen in full, but the whole perspective shifted when I cropped it this way. It’s my personal preference although I did supply both versions in the final selection.
When clouds and landscapes meet there is always a place for interesting photography. Fifty Three floors up, I had a superlative view of the city to the north. The occasional glimpse of sun created light splashes on the concrete and canyons of the city to create this favourite Melbourne Panorama