A random Butterfly

We were out the other week, scouting locations for a Portrait shoot, and this Butterfly flew across the path, stopped only for a minute, enabling me to quickly snap a photo, and it was gone. Not the best Butterfly photo, I have taken, and he looks a little battered, but I still like it aContinue reading “A random Butterfly”

Grasshopper – experimenting with Extension Tubes for Macro Photography

I have had a set of Kenko Extension Tubes for a long time, but have never really used them, but was filling in some time, and thought it would be a good time to test them out. This photo was taken with 70-200mm and 20mm extension tube on a 7D ( this is a veryContinue reading “Grasshopper – experimenting with Extension Tubes for Macro Photography”

Abbey Medieval Festival 2012 – Shuvani Romani Kumpania – Gypsy Culture part 2

More from the Abbey Medieval Festival  of the colourful Gypsy display, discovered I had more photos, as I went to this display twice, and thought they were nice enough to share. Cheers Dave

Abbey Medieval Festival 2012 – Birds of Prey

The highlight for me, was (not surprisingly) the Birds of Prey exhibition. Beautiful Birds, showing of dedicated training and their hunting skills. My Favourite is this one, followed closely by the OWL photos below. All taken with Canon 7D and 70-200mm Lens Cheers Dave  

Abbey Medieval Festival 2012 – Shuvani Romani Kumpania – Gypsy Culture

My second post from the photos I took at the Medieval Festival, is the colourful Gypsies from the Shuvani Romani Kumpania period of the 15th Century. Cheers Dave    

Abbey Medieval Festival 2012 – The Knights

Last Saturday I was happy to be  able to attend the Abbey Medieval Festival at Caboolture. Having attended in previous years, I was ready for a lot of different photo opportunities and was not disappointed. Tonight I will start with the Foot Knights and post other topics over the coming days. Taken with Canon 7DContinue reading “Abbey Medieval Festival 2012 – The Knights”

Overlooked Macro

I was going back sorting through old photos ( trying to create more memory by deleting excess/duplicate/bad photos) and found a file of unposted macro photos from February. Never realised caterpillars had wierd “Feeler” type things. The full Caterpillar A Colourful Grasshopper (Locust)  to finish the set. Taken with 7D and a  100mm L macro lensContinue reading “Overlooked Macro”

Pelicans on the Pond

I went back on Friday, to where I photographed (last  Saturday) the duck photos I put up yesterday, and was Please to see two Pelicans on the pond. They were quite mobile paddling from one side to the other and back again.   Had to include this shot, the photos of birds I take going awayContinue reading “Pelicans on the Pond”