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Rambling The Outback – Day 4 – MUNGO!

Day four of our outback travels had arrived… For me… this was the highlight of the trip.. remote, isolated, heritage listed and with a landscape unlike anything I had seen before.  Mungo National Park.  Aboriginal […]

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Rambling Outback NSW – Day 3 – Silverton and DayDream Mine

Day 3 of our outback adventure –  our plans for today, were Silverton and the Daydream Mine.  Whilst I slept through the sunrise, some of the group went out hunting down a good sunrise spot […]

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Rambling Outback NSW – Day 2, Mildura to Broken Hill

Mildura Tuesday morning, as pre-arranged the night before, everyone was up in the dark, out the door by 6am and heading down to the Mildura Wharf for sunrise.  The river was still and quiet, save […]

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Rambling Outback NSW – Day One – Melb to Mildura

Last week, a trip that was a year in the planning finally rolled around.  One week rambling around outback NSW, taking in Broken Hill, Silverton and Lake Mungo and all the little towns between. My […]

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Burlesque Pole Bunnies

A few weeks ago I was invited by a friend to join  her on a shoot.  The subject was Burlesque Pole Bunnies.  Mmmmmm, sounds different and interesting… I’m in! The date finally rolled around and […]

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Serendip Sanctuary

Serendip Sanctuary is open grasslands and wetlands just an hour out of Melbourne near Avalon Airport in Lara.    Some 150 species of birds visit and breed at the sanctuary, and with excellent bird hides your […]

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Princes Pier, Port Melbourne

Princes Pier in Port Melbourne is a heritage listed structure, adjacent to Station Pier.  It was originally named New Railway Pier, due to the railway lines down the centre, connecting it to the Port Melbourne […]

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Creamy, Dreamy Bokeh And How To Get It

          Bokeh is that magical, dreamy, creamy blur that isolates the subject from background.  Translated from japanese the language it means “blur” and is pronounced BOH-ka or BOH-kay.  While out of […]

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Understanding Aperture – The Basics

Aperture is one of the main components of photography, and forms part of the exposure triangle.. namely aperture, ISO, and Shutter Speed. Depending on the aperture used, you can either have everything in focus, or […]

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Crystal Ball Photography

Crystal Balls in photography have become extremely popular.  Due the shape of the ball, its refractive – meaning anything viewed through it is reversed and it gives you a fish eye effect, without a fish […]

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Following The Silo Art Trail

The Silo Art Trail is planned to be 200km long and lies within the Wimmera Mallee Region.  A large, flat region in the North West of Victoria, that is regarded as the agricultural heart of […]

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Birds and the Western Treatment Plant

Back in March I took a trip down to Lake Borrie at the Western Treatment Plant in Werribee.  Its reputed to have ‘tens of thousands’ of birds attracted to its wetlands and lagoons.   While I […]

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