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Kimberley Textures

Description : The regimented patterns and dramatic shadows captivated the photographer in this aerial shot over the Kimberleys. The strong morning sun also accentuated the sunburnt textures and vibrant colours which we have become accustomed to in that region of Australia. The trick here, however, was to place the lens hard against the window to avoid reflection and shoot at a fast speed to compensate for vibration. This image gained a merit at the Australian Photographic Society National Digital Exhibition in 2020. Printed on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag 308gsm and mounted on 5mm white foam core board with a 3cm margin all around.

NRN # : 000-45698-0142-01

DIMENSIONS : (Height - 48.00 cm X Width - 65.00 cm )

TYPE : Photograph

Medium on Base : Colour

Genre : Landscape

Status : For Sale

PRIZES : The Knox Art Exhibition 2023 - Best Landscape Photograph Prize - $200

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Copyright : © Neil Roberts

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Neil's love of photography really began when, at the age of 16, he was offered a developing kit by a school class-mate. This resulted in many hours of fun developing and enlarging his own images.  Neil went on to study accountancy and during the ensuing years acquired a range of cameras starting with a Yashica 635 twin-lens reflex to a Sony A55 single lens translucent (DSLT) which he still uses today as a back-up for his more recently acquired Nikon D750 full frame.

In 2012 Neil joined the Maroondah Photographic Society (MPS) and in 2021 completed a two year stint as club president.  He has competed in club and interclub competitions amassing well over 300 award citations.  Despite his passion for portraiture Neil has also had a deal of success with other photographic genres, but especially landscapes and seascapes and loved to get away, sometimes into the most remote areas, where he could shoot at will. He has also had several acceptances at national and international level and in 2022 his "Sunrise at Bastion Point" was chosen by the Australian Photographic Society (APS) for the second year running to represent Australia in the 4 Nations Digital Exhibition along with Canada, New Zealand and South Africa.  More recently Neil was pleased to receive six (6) acceptances at the VIGEX International Print Salon.

In March 2022 immediately following Neil's first photographic exhibition, he underwent major spinal surgery and, whilst successful, believes that his subsequent mobility issues may now force him to contemplate a different genre such as urban landscape.   

While he does not regard himself as a naturally gifted person Neil gives thanks for the enjoyment and success that his love of the art of photography has given him over the past six decades.  Rather than describing his style as traditional or classical, he prefers to use the term "non-contemporary", relying on the image from his camera, as opposed to extensive and, what one might call, "conceptual" post-processing.  Having said that, he does use Photoshop, albeit sparingly.  Neil has nothing against composites, layers and the like and one of these days might even relent, but, in the meantime, he focuses his attention on producing self-explanatory images which, hopefully, are pleasing to the eye of the typical photography admirer.

All prints offered for sale are printed on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag and mounted on 5mm white foam core board with a 3 or 4cm margin all around. Framing can be arranged by negotiation, if required.

Artshow: The Knox Art Exhibition 2023
Title: Violet Fire
Award: Best Nature Photograph
Prize: $200
 
Artshow: The Knox Art Exhibition 2023
Title: Kimberley Textures
Award: Best Landscape Photograph
Prize: $200
 
Artshow: The Knox Art Exhibition 2023
Title: Salmon Rocks, Marlo, Vic.
Award: Highly Commended - Landscape
 
Artshow: The Knox Art Exhibition 2023
Title: Gulpa Forest, Barmah, Nsw
Award: Highly Commended - Nature Photograph
 
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