Wellington Point, Brisbane, Queensland – Australia

One of my favorite things about Australia are these fantastic wooden piers. I can’t think of any better place to stand, take in the beauty of the sea, and contemplate life in solitude. The wood itself has a life force and a history to it that feels like a handshake from an old friend. Spending time at a place like this is grounding in a way that just isn’t possible at one of the newer concrete cousins of these original wooden piers.

Parallel Vision was taken at a Wellington Point pier that is now pretty much a thing of the past like so many of the wooden piers of Australia. It was autumn at the time and the way the way