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Pete Dobré

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The Remarkable

Published July 17th, 2014

There are times in our photographic life where we are confronted with what I call “ The Remarkable,” and that is not really the right word for what I want to talk about but how do you find a word that describes for you, something that pushes you over the edge in terms of expectations, grandeur, awe inspiring and then at the end of the time of shooting “The Remarkable “, you want to go back for more and more and more.You walk away thinking, “ What did I just witness?”

Over your photographic journey this may change and perhaps even on a yearly basis when you shoot something that inspires you and the following year, there is something else that equally has the same impact on you. Perhaps every so many trips , this changes for you.It’s different for all of us.

Over the years I have had the honor to have shot many wonderful landscapes, seascapes and they are all wonderful and each place hold its magic grandeur.

For Pete, his life seems a blur at times, it is moving faster than he cares ...

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FJ Holden

Published July 17th, 2014

FJ Holden

There are things that excite us that will be different for all of us. What one gets excited about , the other will look and say to them self, “ how could he or she possibility get excited about that?” We are all different aren’t we.

For those who have been following my brief photographic journey on Facebook, will know that for Pete, the FJ holden is one of those crazy things that excites him.Why is that? Why get all pumped up over an old car that was manufactured in the 50’s?

Well for Pete it’s more than the car, it’s what the car represents.

For those who have been looking at my blogs, you’ll notice that I have been shooting a series of images on an old FJ Holden in the field which I call affectionately, The Girlfriend, old,rusty and hot!!! I have been shooting her for the entire year. I don’t post everything that I shoot of her. I have started in the summer months with the browns and earthy colours of summer and followed through to the winter with the lush greens in th ...

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