Articles Tagged 'New South Wales'

Blue Lagoon

Last weekend I decided to work on an image I shot years ago, but had never touched. This older image was captured at Long Reef in 2010, on what turned out to be a spectacular morning which yielded pleasing images. This particular location is on the outer part of the reef near the breaking waves [ read more ]

Time for a Sea Change?

It is no secret to those who know me well, in a photographic sense, that my motivation for photography in general, and seascapes in particular, has been distinctly lacking for the past year or so. Additionally, time has been lacking for a few years, and my ability to get out regularly for a shoot, even [ read more ]

The Changing Face of Sydney

I captured this twilight view of Sydney on 18/12/2013, which was the first photography outing for me in over six months. It has been an even longer time since I photographed the Sydney skyline, and the presence of a substantial number of cranes at Barangaroo, which is now a major development site, is testimony to [ read more ]

Long Day in Sydney

Yesterday I went for out a shoot for the first time in six months.  Yes, it has been that long! For quite a while I had wanted to shoot the Sydney skyline from a different vantage point to the usual places, and Ballaarat Park on Darling Island in Pyrmont was the place I had in mind [ read more ]

More Macro: Canna Colour

Today I attended a macro photography workshop and practical shooting session hosted by Timothy Poulton. After a morning disussing gear and techniques, we all headed out for lunch and a few drinks, followed by a shoot in the Royal Botanic Gardens, where we looked for insects and other interesting subjects to photograph. I am still [ read more ]

An Unusual Greeting

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 ]