Around The Sheds.
Andrew Chapman. Five Mile Press.
A stunning new photographic book exploring the world around the sheds the shearers, the roustabouts, the dogs, the dunnies and the sheds themselves. On his photographic odyssey, Andrew Chapman takes us on a visual journey where much has changed from those early days, yet so much remains the same. Andrew has travelled to every state and taken a snapshot of an industry that has had its ups and downs, but like a punch-drunk boxer always manages to get back off the floor and go another round. Through Andrew Chapmans lens we meet farmhands, roustabouts, cooks, woolgrowers and even a one-armed shearer, all who share a common link a declared passion for an aspect of Australian life that is in danger of disappearing altogether.