29 Oct 2014

Children's Farm (Collingwood)

A visit to the Children's Farm in Collingwood is always an enjoyable experience...










19 Oct 2014

Amcor Factory - B&W Images

Just to finish off the Amcor Factory work, some B&W images ...














18 Oct 2014

Amcor Factory - OutsideView

Couldn't find a way in today and there were a few signs of workers as well, so I decided to make some images of the site from outside the fence...

Amcor Factory - Walls

There are very few walls left at all at the Amcor factory site and the final stage of demolition is at hand, so I felt obliged to record what was left...






16 Oct 2014

Amcor Factory - Disappearing

The Amcor Factory is now in the final stages of 'disappearing' and I have been trying out some new ways of interpreting this stage... the following 'fluid landscapes' are an attempt to create a more dreamlike series of images...





13 Oct 2014

Amcor Factory Site - Last Days

It is rather sad to see the Amcor Site in the final phase of clearing... there is not a lot left now and what's left is disappearing rather fast (and noisily!)...
It is a bit of a struggle to make visual sense of it now, but here are a few recent attempts...





















Amcor Factory - Last days

Here are some 'freeform' panoramas taken in what remains of the Amcor Factory site..
It has been hard to make these work as successfully as I has wanted, but I think it is still worth making images for something that is disappearing so quickly and it has been such a dominant part of Alphington's history...












10 Oct 2014

Gypsy Point - Soft Landscapes

As in the post below, these images are another attempt to make sense of the complex local bush in the Gypsy Point area......
I have titled these images 'Soft Landscapes' and again  I have tried to interpret the bush through this 'filter' as a possible idea to reconcile some of the structural problems inherent in the Australian bush landscape...