Articles Tagged 'Twilight'

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 ]

Dusk at The Entrance

Thursday, 29th December, 2011

We have just come back from a few days on the Central Coast of New South Wales. While we were there, I managed to get some dawn and dusk seascaping and some location recce done. I shot Norah Head, The Entrance, Soldiers Point, and also did some recce at Forresters Beach and Spoon Bay just [ read more ]

A Busy Weekend of Shooting: Circular Quay and White Bay Power Station

Sunday, 22nd May, 2011

I have had quite a busy, productive and pleasing weekend of photography. Saturday evening consisted of a single composition of Circular Quay at twilight.  Positioned on the steps of the Sydney Opera House, I shot this image of the Quay during blue hour: I was quite pleased with how this image turned out, in terms [ 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 ]