Tag: vivid

  • It’s “vivid”, not “covid”

    It’s “vivid”, not “covid”

    Every time I typed “vivid” into my phone, the word “covid” appeared in the autocorrect!! 🙂 Sign of the times?

    https://www.vividsydney.com/ is an annual festival of light, music and ideas, held in Sydney, Australia. It includes outdoor immersive light installations and projections, performances by local and international musicians, and an ideas exchange forum featuring public talks and debates with leading creative thinkers

    It’s also a great opportunity for tens (hundreds?)… Read the rest “It’s “vivid”, not “covid””

  • Lazy Sunday

    Lazy Sunday

    After a couple of weeks of daily activity, I’m taking it easy this Sunday. Though I need to go into work later this afternoon/evening to catch up on a few things, I woke late this morning (about 8am). Instead of watching “Insiders” on ABC TV, I stayed in bed and listened to it on “ABC NewsRadio”.… Read the rest “Lazy Sunday”

  • The higher view of Vivid in Sydney

    The higher view of Vivid in Sydney

    Most years when my friend Sue and I visit Vivid, it’s either cold, or wet, or overly crowded (or usually all three at the same time). But tonight was different: the weather was fine (in fact, warm enough to take our jackets off), and things weren’t overly crowded.

    Cahill Expressway View of Sydney's Vivid Festival
    Cahill Expressway View of Sydney’s Vivid Festival
    Photographic Crowd at Vivid
    Photographic Crowd at Vivid
    A festival of light for Hare Krishna devotees
    A festival of light for Hare Krishna devotees
    Vivid Festival in Sydney

    Oh, and we did the “VIP Tour”.… Read the rest “The higher view of Vivid in Sydney”

  • Camera Roll

    Camera Roll

    A few recent photographs where I was in the right place at the right time.

  • Vivid Sydney 2015

    Vivid Sydney 2015

    It’s as the whole world is a photographer now. Or at least that’s what you might conclude from spending Friday night wandering around at The Vivid Festival at Sydney’s Circular Quay. I took a few photographs myself, of course. But for me, Vivid isn’t a photographic assignment. It’s a wonderful cultural experience.… Read the rest “Vivid Sydney 2015”