Photo & Video

   

Photographer of the week: John Raptis

Posted by Paul Drury

<
>

John Raptis is a Melbourne photographer torn between two disciplines – rock & roll live music photography & urban street photography.

While shooting a live performance can be intensely demanding and chaotic, it makes John appreciate that the street is an entire different beast where he can explore the underbelly of Melbourne at his own pace.

“Melbourne is such an incredible and vibrant city with so many secrets  and immense charm. Where some people see ugliness and grime, if you learn to observe the total environment, above and below, you will see immense beauty in this glorious city.”

John’s Urban photography can be seen at clandestinemanifesto.com

John’s Live Music Photography can be seen at visceralindustry.com


Art & Design

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/09/26/maarvelous-millinery/

MAArvelous Millinery

The fashionable folk of The Millinery Association of Australia are all set to wow you with Spring-ready headwear at this positively ‘MAArvelous’ event.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/09/22/composing-common-worlds/

Composing Common Worlds

Our chat with sculptor Laura Woodward on her show Composing New Worlds that explores the ways we position ourselves in the world.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/09/17/comic-art/

Comic Art

if you are one of the smart people who appreciate comic book art and would love to have a go at it yourself, then look no further than Comic Art.

What's On

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/09/29/pinot-palooza-returns/

Pinot Palooza Returns

A whole festival of pinot noir. Just let that sink in.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/09/23/pure-80s-jazzercise/

Pure ’80s Jazzercise

Get fit to daggy '80s hits with Jazzercise!

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/09/10/mission-mexican-festival/

Mission Mexican Festival

All the tacos in Melbourne are going to be in one place at the Mission Mexican Festival at Federation Square, the best hung over Sunday of your life.