Lost in Suburbia Canning River Regional Park
Pictorial collection of contemporary images within the Canning River Regional Park, Perth, Western Australia
Soft Cover, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm 52 Pages
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Canning River Lost in Suburbia is a collection of about 40 contemporary photographs in a 50
During 2011, I used my old Yashica 124G twin lens film camera to
My medium of choice was
The black and white allowed me to concentrate on forms, textures and shapes within the park. I was not trying to find a “wow” image with the hallmarks of an advertisement. I wanted to avoid the distraction of colour and all it symbolises with its potential for idealising or embellishing.
The area photographed spanned about 2 km of river. To this day I continue to make images of the parkland and river, as part of an ongoing project in recording its environment.