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”

Chained Dragon

A photo from the weekend, I captured while wandering around Fort Lytton, near the Port of Brisbane. There were dragon flys, flying around everywhere, but I struggled to capture them on pretty flowers or a plant of any description for the natural look I was hoping for, but they would stay  still on this piece ofContinue reading “Chained Dragon”

Canon 450D/50 Photo 27 “Ship Wrecked”

I headed down to Manly tyesterday morning, thinking of capturing some reflections of the boats in the Harbour, bit it was too windy, so headed around the corner to the creek, where I have captured some interesting images in the past. So todays post with the Canon 450D/50 is the below two images . The nextContinue reading “Canon 450D/50 Photo 27 “Ship Wrecked””

450D/50 Photo26 ” River Trees”

Another couple from my walk along the Brisbane River the other afternoon. First is this lovely Shade Tree, with the seat to sit and watch the world  pass by. You can see a tree on the bank of the river a bit further up. It had the most interesting trunk/root system Both taken with the 450D/50mmContinue reading “450D/50 Photo26 ” River Trees””

450D/50 Photo 25 “Kookaburra”

Had to fill in some time after work Thursday afternoon, so went for a walk along the river and ended up in the Botanical Gardens. In one of the trees, was this Kookaburras looking out across the park. He was very well behaved and let me approach quite close, to capture this image. Canon 450D/50mmContinue reading “450D/50 Photo 25 “Kookaburra””

Canon 450D/50 Photo 23 “Toorbul Swamp”

When I stay at Toorbul, I always check out this swampy area for Birdlife, usually there are Ducks, Ibis,Spoonbills and variuos other birds, but with the unstable weather, they maybe moved to a more sheltered area. So here is a picture of the Swamp, has a nice reflection of the sky other then that, notContinue reading “Canon 450D/50 Photo 23 “Toorbul Swamp””