Title: Collideoscope. Grand Royalton, One Grantai, Estrada Governador Nobre de Carvalho, Taipa.

(fiction)

A kaleidoscope is an optical instrument with two or more reflecting surfaces (or mirrors) tilted to each other at an angle, so that one or more (parts of) objects on one end of the mirrors are seen…

Title. Diddly Squat. Lisboa. 2–4 Av. de Lisboa, Macau

(fiction)

Around Puntopia triviality matters. Superficiality is the night and day standard. Glitz n glamour is the golden yardstick. But in the grand scheme of things, it all means diddly squat. You see, punters drawn to the trivial pursuit of finding…

Title: Island of Hoarafushi

Still on the subject of The Birds, I think what I cherish the most about the STILL-ness quality of a colour photograph is this;

In the non-linear narrative quality of a photo-graph, we are given the space/time to open our minds and relax into the unhurried…

Title: Alice in Wonderland. Hotel Lisboa. 2–4 Av. de Lisboa, Macau

Puntopia is a wonderland of wealth shifting characters. While their physical shape remains the same, their level of affluence rises and falls. They have perceptions of getting more, when more often, they end up with less. …

Title: Red, White & Blue. R. de Fat San, Macau.

There’s a lot of red around Puntopia. Red lights. Red Flags. Red cognac flushed faces. Not much white. Things of that hue tend to turn yellow or a dull orange after exposure to the smoke and mildew that is prevalent…

Title: Up, down, left or right. Countdown Hotel. Crown Towers Estr. do Istmo, Taipa. Macau.

(fiction)

Life is a game of choices. Good decisions. Bad decisions. Decisions that can make or break us. Take us up, or down. Or horizontally. …

Title: La Creche. The Parisian. Lote 3, Strip, SAR, P.R. China, Estr. do Istmo, Macau.

(fiction)

Kids around Puntopia are usually left to their own devices. Mum and Dad are way too busy. Hand them a smart phone, and let the juveniles amuse themselves. For boys and girls should be…

Title: The Vestibule. Hotel Lisboa. 2–4 Av. de Lisboa, Macau.

(fiction)

The ever faithful, the punters, the gambling fanatics of an almost religious order, are forthcoming day and night. These loyal pilgrims come to revel within the vestibules of Puntopia, this outlandish mecca of depravity. …

Title: Champagne Supernova in the Sky. Av. do Infante Dom Henrique. Macau.

A supernova is a powerful and luminous stellar explosion. This transient, astronomical event, occurs during the last evolutionary stages of a massive star. …

Title: Shooting into the Light. Av. do Infante Dom Henrique. Macau.

The theory is that moths as primarily nocturnal insects, have evolved to travel by the light of the moon and the stars. A phenomenon knows as transverse orientation. An easy way to think about about transverse orientation is to…

Richard Mark Dobson / The RMD Gallery

The Existential Artist. “There is light and darkness, all and nothingness” www.richardmarkdobson.com

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store