All that I am, all that I ever was…

I am more than my mental health. I am more than my homelessness. I am more than any one aspect of me. I am Addy. And this is…


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Ten years in Australia: #2. The Red Centre

This week marks the tenth anniversary of my arrival in Australia!

In celebration, throughout this week I will be sharing some of my favourite photograhs of this great country.

The Red Centre (Northern Territory, 2008) © Addy

My time in Central Australia was brief and plagued with vicious mood swings and mental health incidents so photography was, alas, not high on my agenda. However, on occasion I was able to indulge in this passion to capture some of the greatest landscape and wildlife images I’ve ever shot.

This particular landscape was taken on a weekend excursion into the MacDonnell Ranges, west of Alice Springs, and is arguably my favourite photograph that I’ve taken in the last five years. The emptiness of the vast sky and deep colours of the earth have haunted me ever since.

 


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Weekly Photo Challenge: Big

This week’s photo challenge is big and throughout my life, few places have made me feel as small as the Northern Territory of Australia.

Standley Chasm, NT © Addy

“No dreamer is ever too small; no dream is ever too big.”
~ Anonymous ~

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