Tag Archives: Alex Ritchie

SHOOTING SCULPTURE – finding an angle aint easy

A slippery slope…Sculpture by the Sea, Sydney 2012.

Photographing sculpture ought to be a pushover. Someone else has already done the hard work and, if they’ve done it well, we amateurs just need to point and shoot to get a satisfying result.

Anybody can do that, and millions of us do. The hard thing is to find an original angle. Continue reading


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SCULPTURE BY THE SEA 2012 – best at dawn

The early birds are the fittest-looking birds at Bondi. R.M. Gomboc’s Repose.

Sydney’s greatest arts event, Sculpture by the Sea, attracts hundreds of thousands of people. So if you want to beat the crowds, it’s best to go at dawn, when only the joggers are awake.

I was there with the camera at 6am, to catch the sun rising over the art. Continue reading


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