Articles Tagged 'Blue Hour'

An Unusual Greeting

Tuesday, 7th May, 2013

This morning, I found myself immersed in a bizarre combination of three unusual circumstances: I went out for a dawn shoot. I wanted a plain sky. I photographed the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Here is the image I shot: These days, each of these factors on its own is quite rare. Firstly, I seldom get time [ read more ]

Shalom from Tel Aviv

Tuesday, 8th January, 2013

Shalom from Tel Aviv. Xenedette and I are in Israel for a few weeks. Tonight we headed to the Azrieli Centre in central Tel Aviv, where I shot this twilight cityscape looking south-west over Tel Aviv and towards the Mediterranean Sea. Unbelievable as it may sound, our time in Israel so far has been wet [ read more ]

High Above Sydney

Thursday, 2nd August, 2012

This evening I had the opportunity to shoot images of Sydney at sunset and twilight from Centrepoint Tower - using my tripod. As I understand it, tripods are not normally permitted, but one of the guys from the Flickr group FOCUS, of which I am a part, made arrangements so that 20 of us could [ read more ]

A Wonderful Hunter Birthday Weekend

Saturday, 14th April, 2012

The 2012 anniversary of the day I took up residence on this here planet fell quite recently, and Xenedette decided to surprise me with a short trip away and some very pleasurable experiences (get your minds out of the gutter). I had known for a few weeks that we were going away, but I was [ read more ]

Sydney Skyline from Balmain East

Wednesday, 13th April, 2011

I headed out this afternoon for a shoot (the first in a while). I wanted a cityscape, but not from one of the usual locations (eg, Sydney Cove) and not containing the usual subjects (ie, the Sydney Harbour Bride or Sydney Opera House).  After some recce at Balmain East on the weekend, we headed to [ read more ]