Photographs from around the world
May, June 2016
Instagram offers no links and no text, only a caption and there are 8 million uploaded a day – 8 million in 24 hours!! One problem is their de-contextualisation.
‘Of course, the endless consumption of images results in disappointment and boredom.’ Michael Gardiner
Starting in Sydney
Fig trees on sandstone wall opposite the Opera House
Opera House and Harbour Bridge opposite my favourite wall
Cherry Blossom, Great Wall of China, Mutianyu. Previous caption should have said, one of my favourite walls
Dusk, Lake Biel, Bernese Mountains
Sunrise, Orford Lighthouse, Suffolk
Butterfly, rubbish tip, Port Iguazu
Panorama, Iguazu Falls
The Devil’s throat, Iguazu
Man with his mate kit at Tristán Navaja, Sunday market, Montevideo. You steep dried leaves of caffeine rich yerba mate in hot water and drink with a metal straw from a hollow calabash gourd.
Lighthouse, dawn, Colonia del Sacremento