Articles Tagged 'Harbour'

Farewell to 2021

The year 2021 has, without a doubt, been my lowest year in terms of photographic output.  In the final days of the year 2021, I decided to head to a favourite location in Pyrmont, in order to photograph the relatively new Crown Sydney skyscraper alongside the three skyscrapers which form International Towers in the Barangaroo [ continue reading ]

My New Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM: Ideal for Cityscapes

Last week, I decided to buy a Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM lens.  It was a lens I had entertained — but not seriously — adding to my rig.  Until the addition of this lens, my two wide lenses consisted of my Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L II USM and Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM [ continue reading ]

Twilight Delight

The view of Sydney's skyline from the western side of Darling Harbour is always a beautiful spectacle as the evening twilight descends.  I have photographed it before, and I will photograph it again.  This time, I captured a view of that same skyline from the south-western corner of Cockle Bay, right outside the new International [ continue reading ]

Milson's Point View

A view of the Sydney Harbour Bridge from Milson's Point at twilight.  This year I have decided to make more of an effort to get out and shoot regularly.  For this most recent weeknight shoot (my third of 2017), I decided to re-visit the Sydney Harbour Bridge, which I rarely photograph any more.  The last [ continue reading ]

Re-Visiting a Scene Six Years Later

During the week, I had the unusual opportunity to shoot a twilight cityscape.  It is not something I tend to do very often, but circumstance created the opportunity, which I seized, including a visit to a few of the big city camera stores.  I figured we would afterwards head over to Darling Harbour for some dinner [ continue reading ]

2015 Retrospective: Intense and Focused

Now that we are well into the year 2016, it is time for a retrospective look at my photographic journey in 2015.  The year can be summarised as intense and focused, as the majority of images I captured during 2015 were in the Mara North Conservancy and Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya, where we embarked upon an incredible seven-day safari with our friend and safari leader Mario [ continue reading ]