Melbourne 365: Day 69

Autumn is almost done, again. We’re running out of leaves, to turn from green to muddy shades of brown, and then let go, one last graceful spiral. We’re running out of time, to walk in the long afternoon shadows, as golden light warms our skin.

Soon, it will be Winter. Cold, dark, grey, all skeletal branches and bluster, sending the leaves on their way. I can almost feel it, just around the corner…

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Melbourne 365: Day 69

Diversion #1: Vivid festival

In a departure from the current project, here are a selection of shots from last weekend, where we took a brief (too brief!) excursion to Sydney to check out Vivid Festival – a collection of lights, music, and ideas. We will definitely be back next year…

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Fire! Water! Lasers!
Fire! Water! Lasers!

2.

Aurora-esque effects courtesy of cloudy sky...
Aurora-esque effects courtesy of cloudy sky…

3.

More reflections from the clouds...
More reflections from the clouds…

4.

Like glowing balloons of light...
Like glowing balloons of light…

5.

View from the ferry leaving Circular Quay
View from the ferry leaving Circular Quay

6.

Fun at the silent disco...
Fun at the silent disco…

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You can't hide the colours...
You can’t hide the colours…

8.

Vivid reflections pt.1
Vivid reflections pt.1

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The very best - the MCA.
The very best – the MCA.

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Even the bridge climbers were in on the action.
Even the bridge climbers were in on the action.

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Vivid reflections pt.2
Vivid reflections pt.2

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Vivid reflections pt.3
Vivid reflections pt.3

 

Diversion #1: Vivid festival