The finished handle of Ivy’s spear. Leatherbound and perfectly balanced.
Ivy’s amulet before engraving. Win your own amulet – Hashtag #IvysTribe on Social Media to be in the draw!
Ivy’s hide skirt, laid out and ready to hand stitch with leather and an awl.
A picture from Ivy’s archaeology lab <3
Some of the props, ready for filming the HUMAN cinematic book trailer
Lost in a prehistoric cave in the jungle… Have you seen Ivy’s amulet?
The world is falling apart around physicist Orrin James.
Filming finished for the day!
University of Melbourne – the Clock Tower
The hominid evolutionary family tree, do you see yourself?
HUMAN – Available on Amazon in Paperback or eBook
The beautiful University of Melbourne where part of the trailer was filmed
At the end of a long day in the rainforest!
Floni – a woman of the Homo floresiensis tribe
Making Ivy’s hide skirt…. not easy on the fingers!
Ivy’s messy desk in the Archaeology Department of The University of Melbourne.
Ivy’s amulet. All is not what it seems…
The hafted obsidian point of Ivy’s spear. Ready to strike.
The excavation pits in Liang Bua Cave from Ivy’s research notes…
Clayton directing Jasmine on the cello, as cinematographer Fil gets ready to film and Rachel stands by for hair and makeup adjustments.
Snippets of Ivy’s life in prehistoric Flores…
Rob and Jasmine chatting between takes at the University of Melbourne
The book trailer was filmed in the beautiful Sherbrooke Forest – Dandenong Ranges.
Ivy’s hide skirt, ready to run.
Clayton, Filip and Sonja scoping out camera angles before the cave shoot (it’s cold!)
Filming at hand print rock
Rob and Jasmine chatting between takes at Melbourne University.
A rally is brewing at the university against Palm Oil Deforestation – and the keynote speaker is…
A sacred place to leave your handprint…
Filming Ivy at her microscope. Clayton directing (at back), cinematographer Filip with the camera and Alex recording sound with the microphone.