Anatidaephobia – The Fear That You are Being Watched by a Duck

Anatidaephobia – The Fear That You are Being Watched by a Duck I am sure I suffer from this ūüôā Below is a collection of Ducks caught watching me at a local Pond. The below duck is going off at the white one for getting in it picture Taken with 7D and 70-200mm Lens CheersContinue reading “Anatidaephobia – The Fear That You are Being Watched by a Duck”

White Herons

On the way to a friends house for dinner last Saturday night, we¬†met at a pond down the road first to take some Bird photos. Below are some different White Heron photos, I like these majestic, almose noble birds. We were lucky they roosted in a tree close to the bank,¬†using¬†the camera’s flash for thisContinue reading “White Herons”

Beautiful Dead Roses

Most people¬† like to see fresh flowers, and they can be very colourful and bright. These started out like that, but then began to fade, and I saw a new beauty in them. I love the browning of the edges of the petals,the pastels colours and the new shapes as the petalsstart to ¬†droop. TakenContinue reading “Beautiful Dead Roses”

Powerfest Lake Dyer in Laidley, Queensland post 1 “The Boats”

Sunday, it is 4.30am and the alarm has just gone off, it is the middle of winter and it is cold, why am I up? Because the gates to Powerfest open at 6.30, and we need to pick some friends up and get there early for a good spot on the edge of Lake Dyer,Continue reading “Powerfest Lake Dyer in Laidley, Queensland post 1 “The Boats””

Lake Moogerah – Black Swans

We detoured to Lake Moogerah on the way home last Monday, was raining, but still stopped to get a couple of quick photos of the Black Swans on the lake. Will have to come back in finer weather with a longer lens, to get some more “individual” shots of the beautiful birds. There was aContinue reading “Lake Moogerah – Black Swans”

Fishing in the Dam

I was out at Jondaryan Woolshed on the weekend, and while there spotted this White Heron, fishing in the Dam. Taken at a fair distance, so cropped a reasonable amount to get the above image, 7D with 70-200mm shot at F4. Cheers Dave

History Alive 2012

I managed to get to History Alive on Saturday morning for a couple of¬† hours, always a treat for photographer Lots of colours in the different costumes with re-enactors covering a multitude of periods through out history A few of¬† the photos I took, the rest are in a folder on my facebook photography page.Continue reading “History Alive 2012”

Top Notch Pigeon

Ok, it has been a rainy few days in Brisbane, so have not been out to take photos. So revisiting photos from previous weeks, and here we have a common Top Notch Pigeon, strutting around Mount Cootha Botanical Gardens. Certainly not as colourful as a Kingfisher, although there is some nice colours in his wingContinue reading “Top Notch Pigeon”