About Helen Colonques - Helen Colonques

A little about me

Born on the Northern Beaches of Sydney, N.S.W, Australia.
I love to travel and photograph different cultures and interesting items around the world.
Some photographic and artistic assignments include very interesting places such as Indonesia, Asia Pacific, Sri Lanka, USA and Europe.

Some of my work has appeared on National Geographic’s NatGeoTV, Best photos by Flickr Hive Mind and Digital Photographer UK.


Photographer, Wife, Mother and IT professional.

My favorite Stuff

- Traveling to exotic locations around the world.
- All my Canon Camera bodies.
- My Canon 500mm f4 lens
- My Canon 24-70mm f2.8 lens.
- My Canon 70-200mm f2.8 lens.
- Pocket Wizards and Canon Speed Lights.
- Everything Apple.
- Roller Camera bag for international flights.
- My Husband.

Personal Philosophy

Always treat people the way you would want to be treated.
A smile costs nothing, but can give so much to others and get’s you out of a jam sometimes too. Be kind!

Last Book Read

A Street Cat Named Bob. A wonderful story of hope.

Favorite Films

Babel, Four Weddings and a Funeral, True Lies, Austin Powers, Trading Places, Pretty Woman, Good Morning Vietnam, The Notebook, Love Actually.

Favorite Bands/Musicians

James Taylor, The Eagles, The Beatles, Chris Isaak, George Michael, The Loved Ones, Michael Jackson, Nat King Cole, Orleans, Stevie Wonder, Steppenwolf.

Favorite Restaurants

Dunes Palm Beach Sydney, Bistro Boulevard Avalon Sydney, La Lucciola Seminyak Bali, Buckingham Place in Tangalle Sri Lanka, The Fort Galle Sri Lanka, Mr Wong Sydney.

Interests / Hobbies

Photography, Travel, Good Food and Wine, Good People, Gardening.

Favorite Magazines

National Geographic Traveler, Conde Nast Traveler, Marie Claire, and Digital Photo Pro.

Favorite Food

The great Aussie BBQ. Asian food of all types, Sri Lankan curries, Seafood straight out of the sea.

How to Purchase

If you are interested in any of my images, they are for sale and available for purchase worldwide.
All sizes are available from small to very large on paper, cotton and other great media.
Different coloured frames are available and images can also be be printed on stretched canvas for that extra special gorgeous finish which looks great.

For pricing and options please contact me on:
Mobile: 0418 681 669 or e-mail: helencolonques@yahoo.com.au or go to my Contact section of my website and I will reply.

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