The Simpson Desert

Hasselblad 500CM + Hasselblad XPan, Kodak Portra.

Black and white photograph of the sky, in the Simpson Desert of Australia. The sun flares in the centre of the image, as a falcon can barely be seen because of the light.
Colour photograph of falcons wheeling above the viewer in the sky, with soft clouds in the background.
Black and white photograph of a single crow sitting in the branches of a dead tree, in the Simpson Desert of Australia.
Black and white photograph of a salt lake in the Simpson Desert of Australia. The horizon is flat and cuts through the centre of the image, the sky is as pale as the salt lake.
Colour photograph of dusk over a salt pan in the Simpson Desert of Australia. The horizon cuts through the centre of the image, the sky a gradient from pale orange, to pale pink, to warm blue.
Colour photograph of the sunrise in the Simpson Desert of Australia.
Colour photograph of the sunrise in the Simpson Desert of Australia.
Black and white photograph of the snarled branches of a dead tree in the Simpson Desert of Australia.
Black and white photograph of two trees on a grassy hill in the Simpson Desert of Australia. The farthest tree stands straight, while the other trees curves up, down, and up again from right to left. The sun shines through the branches.
Colour photograph of a single tree in a grassy field in the Simpson Desert of Australia. The rising sun causes the top of the tree to be highlighted yellow.
Colour photograph of the sun over a salt pan in the Simpson Desert of Australia. The sun flares into the lens, backlighting the shrubbery in the foreground.
Black and white photograph of shadows and light on sand; the sand creates a stepped crater, in the Simpson Desert of Australia.
A black and white photo of sun highlighting the ripples in the sand, in the Simpson Desert of Australia.
Colour photograph of the side of a bright orange sand dune in the Simpson Desert of Australia. The light picks out ripples in the sand, as well as footprints of lizards and birds.