Sunrise Manly Boat Harbour

Got up today at 4.00 something, in quest of a Sunrise, with no thoughts for the Easter Bunny, we were off. Decided as there was hardly any clouds, to head to Manly Boat Harbour, on the coast east of Brisbane. The following image was made up of 3 seperate exposures, 3 stops apart, merged usingContinue reading “Sunrise Manly Boat Harbour”

Currawong – watching me

When I was in Roma Street Parklands the other morning, shooting “macro”, I looked up to see this Currawong watching me intently. So a quick change of settings, and the 100mm macro lens, became a “Birding” lens; Native to Australia, same family as the Crow ( I think) main difference is the have yellow eyes andContinue reading “Currawong – watching me”

450D/50 Photo 13 ” Dead Gum Tree”

We stopped at the bank of the Brisbane River, near Sherwood on Saturday afternoon, not much on the river and could not get a decent shot along the river, but there was this beautiful old (but dead) Gum Tree,  shot it against the clearing white clouds. Canon 450D/ 50MM F1.8, Shot in Raw, processed in CS5,Continue reading “450D/50 Photo 13 ” Dead Gum Tree””

450D/50 Photo 6 ” The Pond”

I have been using this Camera/Lens combo for about a week now, and realised I have not posted a Landscape yet. This is a pond, at a Winery at Mount Tmborine, also where the previous ” A Cuppa” photo was taken from, this is a view down from the cafe across the pond. Shot inContinue reading “450D/50 Photo 6 ” The Pond””