“I believe that photography involves more than just taking a picture of something. It’s about getting to a place of authenticity and taking meaningful images that will preserve a story for the generations to come”


Occasionally I'll watch a movie and it will give me something to ponder. I can be a deep thinker at
Why must I be something that clearly I am not? Why must I wear a cloak that bears not my
For over eight years now I have been living here and in the same place.  It became something of a
If you had read my last post, you would know that I only recently found out my best friend had
I am lucky to have a few good friends, some of whom I may only speak with or catch up
My journey took me over Mountains and streams, through valleys and lands so unknown. It was the one I seek
Some days are just bad days, that's all. You have to experience sadness to know happiness, and I remind myself
Duty, Honor, Country. Those three hallowed words reverently dictate what you ought to be, what you can be, what you
On April 8 2003 our founder, Mark Thomas, attended a suicide as part of his policing duties and he was
In nature, light creates color. In the picture, color creates the light:-  Hans Hofmann    



The Code 9 Foundation was formed in 2015 to provide peer to peer support for first responders suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, anxiety, and other associated mental health injuries..  You can visit them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/code9ptsd/  or their website at https://www.code9ptsd.org.au.

Code 9, also strongly support the partners and carers of first responders who themselves are going through a major change. By facilitating peer to peer support for the partners and carers, we are giving them an outlet to talk, to learn, to support and to give themselves the best chance of staying mentally healthy themselves whilst living in an incredibly difficult circumstance.


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