I’m Mel Brackstone, mother of two, wife of one, and I took up photography in 2004 to help satisfy my need to be creative in new ways. I’m self-taught, and after joining a few camera clubs and entering competitions, particularly on line, I managed to find my way here to redbubble in 2007.

My halftone portfolio includes many more.


Published in Silvershotz folio 2009

TED Global 2009

  1. Tips and tricks for bubblers
  1. Me and my alters……click the image

Feel free to contact me on mel at melbrackstone dot com

  • Joined: May 2007


Anyone still out there?

In case anyone is looking for me, I’ll be enjoying life outside. Facebook decided to ban me for 7 days for showing an image with very feint blurry nipples. Then they insisted that I provide ID to prove who I am. / I decided that I didn’t want to do that. / Then I came to redbubble to remove my facebook profile link and once I did that it went German on me… all the text, ads, etc…
Posted over 3 years – 22 comments

Camera for sale

I’m going to sell my Canon 5D Mk II that I had converted to infrared. Anyone interested? / It’s the super blue 590nm filter and It was converted in July 2014. Works a treat, just too heavy for me now. (Had a Sony converted, and it arrived today…) / Camera is in great condition and has only taken around 28,000 shots since I bought it in Sept 2011. I’ll throw in two or three…
Posted almost 4 years – Leave a comment

Stories in Small Spaces - June 4 - 14

I’ve been invited to participate in an exhibition of miniatures, opening night June 5th at 6:30. / There’ll be all sorts of styles of works, and I’m sure there’ll be something for everyone, so if you’re in Brisbane that day, come along, please. I’d love to see you there. / Opening night: 5th June from 6:30pm / Impress Gallery / 134 Kedron Park Road, / Kedron, B…
Posted over 4 years – 4 comments

Banned again

Some of you may have noticed one of my recent uploads, “Banned Again.” / I linked this image from my tumblr account to my Facebook account the other day, and was promptly banned from posting to FB for 24 hours. Used to be you could link outside work, but now it seems you can’t. / My friend Billy Sheahan has blogged about Nudity in Art. It’s a very insightful essay, and I&#…
Posted over 4 years – 7 comments

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