Summer in the city (street pho...

This summer, I spent a day in the bustling tourist hotspot of Amsterdam. Wandering the canal lined streets and taking in the hundreds of years of history was a fantastic way to spend a day. I had no plan for the day and decided to just see what great sights I might come across. History, […]

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Stock photography: my dirty li...

For a little over a year now I’ve been contributing photos to several micro stock photo agencies. It started out as a trial, but has developed into a bit of an addiction. The idea of creating a passive income is attractive to me, and I hope that over the coming two years the hundreds of […]

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white wallabies of Bruny

Wallabies are a kangaroo in miniature. On the southern edge of Tasmania sits Bruny Island, roughly 50 km long and pretty much untouched by man. It’s home to a rare albino Bennetts wallaby, which is a more densely furred subspecies of the red-necked wallaby found on mainland Australia. I’d heard of this rare animal but […]

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Autumn

Well, Autumn is here and I thought there was no better time to test a wide angle lens I had got my mitts on. A nearby park and a little co-photographer joining me and I was all set. The park was alive with colour and for once, the sky wasn’t grey. Perfect. I’m going on […]

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Spotting urban wildlife

I used to be so envious of photographers who always seemed to be in the right place at the right time when it came to capturing rare sights of wildlife. Over the last few years, i’ve tried to emulate their “luck”. It turns out that luck is only part of it. In order to be […]

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Croatia

It’s been a busy year so far photo wise, but the downside of that is that I haven’t been very attentive with my posts. Over the next couple of weeks I’ll be changing that and providing more updates about my latest adventures. With this post, I’ll rewind a little and retouch on a great trip […]

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Southern Tasmania

There’s no place like home. For me it’s always great getting back to my roots, seeing family and friends, and photographing the raw beauty of Tassie. The following pics give a glimpse of what’s on offer in a few spots in Southern Tasmania near Hobart. Around every corner this place has something to offer those […]

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2015 Rolex Sydney to Hobart ya...

A recent trip to Tasmania gave me an opportunity to photograph the impressive super maxi yachts of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. One morning I found myself in just the right place at the right time to record the US maxi yacht Rambler 88 and the Australian maxi yacht Ragamuffin 100 competing for second […]

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My name is Andrew Balcombe and I’m originally from Australia. I’ve been a photojournalist for ten years and ...

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