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Suzanne's Birthday at Floreat Beach

Was recently going back through some of the photos in my archive and these remain some of the best photos, (and the best sunset!) that I took.

I wonder if we could have ever known that this would have been one of the last times we’d all be together?

Many of us are interstate, with others now being overseas, and so it’s very unlikely that we’ll ever all have a catch up like this.

I guess that’s one of the reasons I find photography so compelling

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Leeman

Whilst driving back to Perth on my recent trip up to Geraldton for a new project I'm currently developing, I took a few of these shots at Leeman's jetty.  It's a lovely little seaside town.

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The Catacombs of Paris

The Catacombs of Paris are a truly remarkable place, and if you've ever needed a reminder that everyone is the same, then a place where the skeletons of six million people remain should surely do it.

After a bunch of sink holes started collapsing buildings in Paris, people thought it'd be a good idea to maybe reinforce the foundations of the city, and that perhaps the mining of limestone from beneath the city could be responsible for the aforementioned destruction.

Whilst there's only a limited number of avenues with skeletons, there's a labyrinthine network of tunnels underneath the city.

Overall the Catacombs are awesome, but it's pretty depressing to see that some scumbags have vandalised some skulls.  What would motivate someone to do that is beyond me.

If you're ever in Paris, definitely check it out.

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