Hi all,

My name is Joel Durbridge, i live my days in the beautiful city of Adelaide, I enjoy long walks on the beach..sorry, i meant long exposures of the beach. I enjoy bodyboarding, and shooting shots of waves, that is when there’s swell, i used to skateboard quite alot too, but after a hard days work you just wanna come home and chill.

As for photography, i started taking photo’s prolly in my mid teens just going on surfing trips and so on. I got my first real propper slr (Canon eos 300) leading up to my wedding (2002) so i could get some great shots on the honeymoon (Apollo Bay and Halls Gap). Later on we found a really good deal on a Nikon coolpix 8700 so we bought that. That was great for the time we had it, but i really found myself yearning for a digital slr. So just before our recent trip overseas in late 2009 we bought the Canon 50D, now i’m really starting to get serious about photography.
I would really love for it to take off, but from what i hear landscape photography is a real hard market to get into. I love to shoot surfing also and will hopefully get a water housing in the near future. Anyway enough rambling bout me, lets go check some photo’s.

Peace!

  • Age: 36
  • Joined: November 2009

Journal

SALA

Greetings everyone! / This is mainly for South Australian residents or people traveling to Adelaide. / As you would know SALA is here, and if you would like to check out some of my stuff that’s been printed for exhibition, head to.. Zest Cafe/Gallery 2a Sussex st Glenelg (Basically on the corner of jetty Rd and Sussex) / The guys there do an awesome breakfast aswell as lunch, and great cof…
Posted almost 5 years – 5 comments

prints dissapointing

Hi all, / I just recently had some of my work printed at a lab in town (Adelaide) i tried this place because their prices for photorag paper was pretty much half the price of other printing places. I had a quick look in the lab and they seemed pretty good, got home to show wifey and have a better look, to find that they’re actually pretty different to how they look onscreen, they were a di…
Posted about 5 years – 11 comments

Pricing your art

Hi all, / recently people have been wanting to buy some of my art, some friends, some friends of friends etc…i’m just wanting some advice on how much you should profit from selling your prints..Jpeg’s etc. Do you go by a percentage rule?? how do you go about it? obviously it’s not, you know, Peter Lik/Ken duncan quality art. so i don’t wanna charge a mint, but i don…
Posted about 5 years – 9 comments

Home page feature

Hi all, / just writing down my thoughts / i can’t believe what a homepage feature can do for you, regarding the amount of exposure, and interest you get from it…it’s crazy! / Thankyou all for taking interest in, and the time to appreciate my work, and im stoked you like it!! Hopefully i can keep the interest going. / Thanks all, Peace / Joel
Posted about 5 years – 15 comments
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