Musings from a Heart-Shaped Island

Colour film

Japanese Heartnut and spring sky on Portra 400 film

UP

I recently rewatched Amelie on SBS. I had forgotten how much I love it. Curious Amelie satisfied with simple things. Japanese heartnut on Portra 400. Tasmanian Arboretum | Devonport
Wispy clouds over coastal vegetation at Narawntapu on Fuji Pro 160NS film

HIDDEN PATHS

Still round the corner there may wait A new road or a secret gate And though I oft have passed them by A day will come at last when I Shall take the hidden paths that run West of the Moon, East ...
Backlit grasses at opossum bay on Portra 400 film

THE LIGHT

Gentle in the morning. Cloaking the table succulents. And the kids as they read their breakfast books. The Light. Abrasive. . . . Then it turns yellow. Then pink. Afternoon spheres, dancing. A ...
Antiques emporium Devonport Tasmania on portra 400 film and Hasselblad.

CURIOS

Each room crawls with trinkets and curiosities from another time. Think cardboard suitcases, leather bound books, wirelesses, floral crockery. See cameras, super 8 video recorders, vinyl, CDs and ...
Tide coming in at Copper Cove, taken on Kodak Ektar

THE COVE

Milk maids. Big-head rabbit-tobacco. Pink lady fingers. Twining fringe-lily. Scented paperbark. Love creeper. Pig face. Leopard orchid… …these are some of the plants we encountered on ...
Golden Rock Lily bush tucker plant in Deloraine, Tasmania.

YELLOW

The colour of the morning light as it cuts through the timber cupboards in the kitchen, and across the shiny tiles on the floor. The one time I’m grateful for those black shiny tiles.