History Alive 2013 – Napoleonics

Last weekend, I managed to get to my favourite event. History Alive 2013 I am always thankful when I go there to the organisers and re-enactors who put so much effort into organising the event and make it a great adventure, this year I only got to go on the Sunday, next year will tryContinue reading “History Alive 2013 – Napoleonics”

Skye (the Cat)

We spend a bit of time at our close friends Ivan and Jules (of Jas Photography ) and I always look forward to seeing their beautiful cat Skye. Skye is always willing to pose for a photo or too, in her Cat way ( which equates to total indifference). Then we get the “Stretch” asContinue reading “Skye (the Cat)”

White Faced Heron – Nudgee Beach

It has been while since I have blogged for various reasons – and have had some ongoing camera issues – well some of the issues might be me – so went out yesterday morning for a “testing ” session and ended up at Nudgee Beach. I spotted this Grey Faced Heron in the Mangroves, andContinue reading “White Faced Heron – Nudgee Beach”

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  

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 🙂 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”

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”