THE ZEN GALLERY
MOMENTS IN SPACE & TIME
wander the Zen Gallery upon time-worn tracks back to Naturescape roots
back to the turn of the 21st Century when Naturescape's journey began, to its passions, adventures & encounters | then further beyond to three decades of Lomas life in 20th Century television, music, natural history production and worldly encounters
playlists from past projects & assignments offer overview & insight into the Naturescape content here now, coming soon, and awaiting republishing
where we've been | what we've done | where we're heading
[ UPDATE CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS | SOME LINKS INACTIVE ]
NATURESCAPE AUSTRALIA-SOUTH PACIFIC
ONE-HUNDRED MINUTE HD.VISION ALBUM
virtual escape in Australia's world-famous national park | 15 HD.clips & 100 ambient minutes of World Heritage rainforest &waterfalls, and the critters that call Lamington home ...
e-MAGAZINE PICTURESTORY PUBLICATION
feature stories for Gecko's quarterly 'Hills To Headlands' e-Zine: "Cameras Have been Very Kind' | 'Spangled Drongos: The Sound Of Spring' | 'World Animal Day'
CONSERVATION CAMPAIGN CLIPS
multimedia post-production for Gold Coast Environment Council: 'Gecko Footprints' signature clip | 'Platypus' campaign | 'Peoples Climate March' | 'Climate Change For Good' Conference
''every picture tells a story'
four decades of highlights & milestones blended into four-and-a-half-minutes | past assignments, adventures & dreamings point to new trails ahead
HD.CLIP PRODUCTION | FELLOWSHIP AWARD
promotional clips & HD.Cinema at their Annual Exhibition & Awards to promoting biodiversity in The Tweed Caldera of Australia's Green Cauldron | awarded CA's inaugural Fellowship Award for 'Raptors' ...
HD.VISION ALBUM | PHOTOGRAPHY | MULTIMEDIA
Australia's mid-eastern coast is home to an amazing number of birds of prey, almost all of them | 'The Raptors Album' celebrates community effort to provide them with care & protection ...
prompted by 2018 flooding of Channel Country, sixty thousand pelicans converged on the outback to breed for only the second time in 25 years | why the outback, how did they know rains are coming, where & when to go? | we followed to find out...
featuring 'The Tweed Naturally' clip on a mini-DVD with postcard packaging for distribution by Destination Tweed, Tweed Shire Council and local gift & souvenir stores | "Send A Friend A Postcard"...
TWO x TWO-HOUR DOCUMENTARY TRAILER
adopting US-style tournament fishing with soft plastic lures, on Australia's east coast the ABT Series targeted the Australian bream in four events & a grand final | fishing like you've never seen, 'wiggling & jiggling' to the guitar toons of The Hellecasters
the 2000 Sydney Olympics and its re-energising of national pride provided the inspiration & impetus for new vision & mission | to embark upon a new journey to promote respect, appreciation and protection for the natural heritage of 'our lucky country'
when high-definition video arrived in Australia in 2001, the extreme light & shade of Lamington NP was the perfect testing ground to unleash its acclaimed capabilities | eighteen years later its futureproof reputation still stands proudly...
TWENTIETH CENTURY HIGHLIGHTS
[ updated soon ]
in defiance of true Zen — only look forward, not back — some encounters in life cannot escape revisit | these are some of them, for they not only shaped the future but continue to define & influence life today
content & time-heavy, they're destined to become digital stories & web.docos bound for Lomas | Journal in time to come | current pages & content are time capsules awaiting hatching
2000 | THE SYDNEY OLYMPICS
commissioned by legendary director Bud Greenspan for the IOC's Official Olympic film, without doubt Lomas' greatest assignment, highlight, and challenge | passion & pride for country inspired Naturescape, its vision & mission, and a new journey...
1994-96 | WILD LIFE
DOCUMENTARY SERIES ALBUM
flashback to the nineties and two years of human/nature assignments for Olivia Newton-John's 'Wild Life' series | forty-two stories from the Arctic to the Namib desert to encounter some of the planets most exotic natural wonders...
1998 | KINGFISHER
an eight-year major in the Clarence River wilderness blended personal passion & professional ambition with Calvin Coolidge persistence | "a fishing rod's just an excuse for adventure" | soundtrack & narration by Phil Emmanuel...
1978-79 | BEATING 'ROUND THE BUSH
FIVE-PART REGIONAL WILDLIFE SERIES
an honour for a green Lomas & wildlife warrior mate Beat to be called upon by NBN-TV Newcastle to produce its first wildlife series less than a decade into their TV careers | just as momentus (and surprising) was its Logie Award