Peter Morgan is a photographer and journalist from Sydney, Australia. He has documented his experiences in conflict zones in the Middle East through his photography. Fellow TAFE student Erin Grant interviews Peter Morgan about the photos that mean the most to him, and the incredible stories behind them. In 2016, you were doing human rights […]
By Rob Nyffenegger Editor’s Note: Sadly this is the last in the Foto PhreakZ series. Keep following Rob’s work on his website, Rob Nyffenegger Photography. Episode 5 – Photographic Triangle What is the photographic Triangle? There are three basic settings on which photography is based. These are: ISO, aperture and shutter speed. Each one has […]
Written by Rob Nyffenegger Episode 4 – Lens Types Although lens selection for mobile devices is a fairly limited affair, it is still useful to understand what type of lenses there are available and their uses. And if you decide to go with a larger camera option over a mobile in the future, then you […]
BY CONSTANZA AHUMADA AND STEPHANIE ATHANASSIOU To be able to travel back in time seems only reachable through our dreams and imagination. The 1960s – 2000s was a time of classic humid weather, striving revolutionists and outback civilisation. To be able to understand the deeper meaning of the common slang “g’day mate”, the Australian Vernacular […]
JOEL CRONAN documents 14 days of his TAFE holidays, which he mostly spent at home. Click on the arrows bottom right of the slideshow below to see his photographs full screen.
Fear: an emotion everyone experiences strongly at least once in their life. Photo: Eliza Cashman BY ELIZA CASHMAN When I was asked to create a photo essay on a topic of my choice I knew immediately that I wanted to do something addressing human emotion. I asked myself what is an emotion that […]
Petersham, in Sydney’s inner west, is the HQ of Sydney TAFE Media. The slideshow below documents Petersham’s people and its streetscapes. All photography by students enrolled in the Certificate IV in News Media at Petersham TAFE (West Street).
BY CLAUDIA RUSMAN Ramadan is the holy month of fasting and worship for Muslims. We fast from dawn to sunset to increase righteousness and dutifulness to Allah (God). Once we have completed a whole month of fasting, we have our celebration called “Eid”, which is celebrated throughout the world by all Muslims. Eid is […]
Diploma of Communications student Mingyue Zhou photographed the Petersham Media Centre and studios of Sydney TAFE Radio. Click on the “Listen Now” link on the top right of this page if you’d like to hear our students at work.
Until the age of 25, I had spent my entire life living in a country town. Infrequent journeys to Sydney were a great source of enjoyment, but it was time spent in London, cramped and bustling, where I realised how much I enjoyed being in the city. The inescapable closeness, the constant, droning commotion […]