Spent a very busy day underground in one of WA’s many goldmines this week. It’s always a pretty challenging environment to work with the extra safety gear required plus the wet and mostly dark conditions. Shot with the Canon 5D MKIII and Leica DLux 109.
Category Archives: Mining
Below are some shots of my weekend in the West Australian Central Desert working with one of my exploration clients and the Martu people. It was an amazing weekend with plenty of different things to shoot and sights to see. Shot with the Canon 5D MKIII, 70-200mm, 24-105mm, 24mm TS and the Leica T and […]
Below are a few images from three shoots this week that took place in Perth, Newman area and an exploration camp about at hour out of Pannawonica. There was a ton of flying and driving but great to see these guys at work, a really great bunch of guys working and getting along in the middle […]
After a 0330hrs start for my trip to Newman I landed back in Perth 12 hours later… It was a quick site visit for a client to get some shots of an accommodation village they have built about 30mins West of Newman. Shot with the Canon 5D MKIII except the top pano which was taken […]
Some images from this weeks shoot in the Chittering Valley showing Exploration Vacuum Drilling & Rehabilitation. The landscape shots are after the mining is completed and returned to it’s natural state. The shoot also included some staff images at the companies HQ in Perth. Shot with the 5D MKIII and the Fuji X-E1.
Got the chance to shoot some images of the new FMG Christmas Creek airstrip this week as they began their third week of operation. FMG now operate the largest plane of any minesite in Australia with the Qantas 737-800 flying direct to the site from Perth. All shot with a mix of Canon 5D MKIII […]
This morning I got to shoot some portraits of Grange Resources new CEO and Managing Director Richard Mehan for LastSay Communications. It was a pretty quick shoot that was all over within an hour and comprised some shots against a whte background plus a few shots on St Georges Terrace. All shot with the Hasselblad HD4-50 […]
Just back from a three day trip to the East Pilbarra a couple of hours East of Newman in WA. Shot at three sites over the course of the shoot with dawn and dusk being the main focus for images. All shot with either the Hasselblad H4D-50 and 100mm and 28mm lenses or the Canon […]
Got to spend a day at an exploration camp in the East Pilbara region of Western Australia this week, it was a two hour plane flight to Telfer and a two hour drive east off road to the camp. We were there to shoot some portraits for the companies newsletters and website and it was […]
Today Peta North and I had a quick portrait shoot with Grange Resources in the CBD for LastSay, we had a bit of time with the MD, Russell Clark and then had to shoot some staff headshots. I had wanted to try out a new Profoto XL umbrella but unfortunately the room was to small […]
Spent a few days this week shoot a project up around Onslow for the upgrade of the 80km Onslow Road. We had about every weather imaginable in three days from stinking hot, to hail and rain, to lightning storms and then to top it off bush fires. All images shot mainly with the Leica M9 […]
Can’t believe January is nearly at an end already! This week has been busy with a few shoots and a pile of meetings and below are a few random shots, one for a full page magazine advert for Missionpac.com based here in Perth who produce Merino wool and cotton products for the military, federal police […]
Peta North and I were shooting a job for LastSay this week for one of the mining and civil engineering clients. The shoot was the first part of a bigger job to produce a new company brochure to fit in with the updated image branding. All shot on the 5D MKII or Nikon D3s.