mechanicaleye

Dirk Spennemann

has been a member since Dec 2008 and goes by mechanicaleye.

I am a photographic artist based in Albury (NSW, Australia). My interests are in cultural documentary photography using both standard and TTV imagery.

My exhibitions currently showing are LightLines, shown at the Lane Gallery, Albury LibraryMuseum, Albury, Australia, and Solitude Recaptured, showing at the March Field Museum, Riverside, CA, USA.

For past and future exhibitions, please see the exhibitions section of my website...

Find me at: http://www.ausphoto.net

2011 State Election of New South Wales, Australia
Photo Essay

2011 State Election of New South Wales, Australia

26 Mar 20113153 views

The 2011 State Election of New South Wales (Australia) rewrote the political landscape. This essay covers the day in the rural city of Albury.

I Mark My Territory
Photo Essay

I Mark My Territory

11 Oct 20093770 views

"I Mark my Territory" is a piece of graffiti inscribed in the Japanese Lighthouse on Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Micronesia

Gentle Poison: the old and the new
Photo Essay

Gentle Poison: the old and the new

15 Sep 20092217 views

A visual exploration of the the humble coffee bean

Weaving the Map
Photo Essay

Weaving the Map

30 Aug 20091969 views

Weaving Our Map explores through dance their connections in Oceania

Visioning Yesterday's World of Tomorrow
Photo Essay

Visioning Yesterday's World of Tomorrow

26 Aug 20093008 views

Inspired by the Space Race between the (then) Soviet Union and the U.S.A., futuristic architecture was en vogue in the late 1950s...

Gendertyped
Photo Essay

Gendertyped

24 Aug 20091649 views

Through our eyes as photographers we shape the visions of our audience and subliminally influence their perception of the world.

The Triple Bottom Line : No Water, No Hope, No Chance
Photo Essay

The Triple Bottom Line : No Water, No Hope, No Chance

26 Jun 200914070 views

Nature conquers man: Australia has been in the grip of a prolonged drought wreaking havoc on rural areas

Still Life with Lemons
Photo Essay

Still Life with Lemons

4 Apr 20095128 views

A cohesive series of images in response to the lemon challenge

Bun Fight
Photo Essay

Bun Fight

1 Feb 20093420 views

A set of TTV (through-the viewfinder) close-up images of seagulls fighting over a bread bun

TTV in Architecture
How To

TTV in Architecture

22 Jan 20094147 views

TTV (through-the-viewfinder) is a technique commonly used for art(istic) photography. But it can play a serious role in architectural documentation and imagery.

5/11
Photo Essay

5/11

30 Dec 20081759 views

Visions of eleven airports in five countries

Meeting Lucy
Photo Essay

Meeting Lucy

22 Dec 20081799 views

A chance encounter in Guam