Revisiting the past – Ningi Sunrise 2009

I have been running out of storage on my external hard drives, and decided instead of buying another one, would go back and delete some of the duplicate and poorer quality photos. Of course all that made me do was rediscover old photos and want to edit them, regretting not shooting in RAW from theContinue reading “Revisiting the past – Ningi Sunrise 2009”

Something Different – Napoleonics Wargame Figures

I have always had different hobbies over time, and used to play figure wargames, more of a painter then a player. Have not really play/painted much for a number years. I recently found this partly assembled unit of Napoleonic Old Guard figures, and decided to finish them. Painted to my “wargaming” standard. Makes me thinkContinue reading “Something Different – Napoleonics Wargame Figures”

Ma Ma Creek Cemetary

It was election day last Saturday, so we stopped at Ma Ma Creek School to vote on the way out in our quest for Sunflowers, and a 20metre drive from where we parked we were at the Cemetary next door. A very Tranquil place, Not sure what is happening with the above image, maybe theContinue reading “Ma Ma Creek Cemetary”

Revisiting the past ” The Road to Lake Eyre “

Still going through the old photos from 2009, these all were taken with probably less then a months ownership of my first DSLR. I probably did not learn to use it properly until over a year later ( sometimes I think I still do not know what I am doing) This photo was taken onContinue reading “Revisiting the past ” The Road to Lake Eyre “”

Revisiting the past ” Kings Canyon” part 1

The main purpose of my Central Australia trip in 2009, was to visit friends working at Kings Canyon. I am still going through old photos and editing the better ones, more up to  mycurrent standard of processing. Below are 5 photos from a walk through the Canyon itself. You can see from the colour ofContinue reading “Revisiting the past ” Kings Canyon” part 1”

Revisiting the past ” Alice Springs”

I have not been out to take photo much over the last week. So took the opportunity to revisit some older photos, in an attempt to sort through the “keepers” and delete a lot I will never do anything with. So these are some of the first photos I took with my 450D when IContinue reading “Revisiting the past ” Alice Springs””

450D/50 Photo 31 “Skippy’s”

With the recent rain, I have not been out taking photos lately So thought I would share another photo from my recent trip to Toorbul A pair of Kangaroos watching me from the foreshore park. Taken with the 450D/50 combo, hardly any processing or cropping at all, they really were that close. Cheers Dave  

450D/50 Photo 30 Fort Lytton

While I was filling in some time last Sunday morning , I took the opportunity to call into Fort Lytton  a great place to visit, if you are interested in history of the local area, lost of artefacts, and a great collection of military items on display, defiantely worth a visit. This time I visitedContinue reading “450D/50 Photo 30 Fort Lytton”