The Fuji X-T1 continues to impress

A little Vivid Laser Show During the final weekend of Vivid I stayed in Sydney at the Shag-ri La with my wife and a couple of close friends, we decided to head out for a look at Vivid and rather than lug my D800 and tripod around with me, I decided to grab the Fuji […]

Vividly Crowded

It was PACKED! It was a busy night in Sydney last night for the Vivid festival. I was walking down George Street to check out martin place, and a few other people were too…

VIVID Sydney 2014

Into the VIVID Spirit… It seems every year this guy finds himself a nice comfy spot and busks during Vivid Sydney. This year though, was the first time I had seen him pimp up his flute! He was happy for me to take a photo after I had dropped a gold coin into his hat… […]

Opera House Chocolate

I want to unwrap it and eat it! I would love to be in a planning session when the VIVID teams are putting together their ideas… I think it would be an interesting meeting to be a fly on the wall. Although this is less VIVID than most, I like the way it appears the […]

Vivid Sydney Workshop

All Aboard I love the way the shadow of a passing ferry is used on the Opera House this year… very clever! If you want to join me on Thursday night for my Vivid Photowalk Workshop I only have 3 tickets left, I have capped the workshop at 6 people so you get plenty of […]

an email from Dave

Vivid Sydney PhotoWORKSHOP G’day peeps, Ben here… I have had a lot of requests to run another workshop at VIVID in Sydney, last wednesday I had 6 participants and they had a great time and took some great shots! Rather than me tell you how good I thought it was I have copy and pasted […]


Vivid Sydney 2nd PhotoWORKSHOP Announced Hi Peeps, Ben here… WOW! The first workshop sold out in 3 days, so I am holding another one! Last year, you asked me about a workshop to help you get the most out of your camera in the challenging conditions of the Vivid Sydney festival. Come and spend 3 […]

Vivid Sydney 2014

My first Vivid Visit for 2014 I arrived home from Canberra around 3pm yesterday, and at 4pm jumped in the car and headed to Lavender Bay to have a look at Vivid. I will go into Sydney several times over the coming 2 weeks, I really like Vivid, it gives me a different perspective to […]