Retro Beach Babes

I had the opportunity to photograph the Gasolina Pin-Up Girls on the weekend – check out there facebook page for more about them. We had a lot of fun they are great to work with and being on the Sunny Gold Coast what would be better then a Beach shoot. We turned one into aContinue reading “Retro Beach Babes”

Surfs Up – Currumbin Beach

A few more from last Sunday, these were taken from the Viking Surf Life Saving Club at Currumbin, while were having a lovely breakfast of sausages and eggs. Was a beautiful morning down there, once the clouds cleared,the sun came out, and the waves were huge, with a big high tide pushing through, great for some spectacular surfingContinue reading “Surfs Up – Currumbin Beach”

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”

Powerfest Lake Dyer in Laidley, Queensland post 1 “The Boats”

Sunday, it is 4.30am and the alarm has just gone off, it is the middle of winter and it is cold, why am I up? Because the gates to Powerfest open at 6.30, and we need to pick some friends up and get there early for a good spot on the edge of Lake Dyer,Continue reading “Powerfest Lake Dyer in Laidley, Queensland post 1 “The Boats””

Hover Fly – Family Syrphidae

Another series of Photos from my walk through Roma Street Parklands in Brisbane during the week. This time a Hover Fly. Love these little guys, and they are well behaved in “hovering”, giving you a chance to find focus while they are in flight.     Cheers Dave  

Bees and Pink Flowers

Another visit to Roma Street Parklands in Brisbane friday morning. I was a little dissapointed, no Water Dragons, No Water Lilies. But there is always something to capture this time Bees amongst the Pink Flowers Not a Bee, but you can see potential Death for a Bee, lurking below the flower here.   Cheers Dave

Bribie Island Sunset

I was at Bribie about a month ago and captured this sunset. There was very little cloud, but what was there captured the colour well All taken with 7D and 17-55mm, handheld, no filters, colour captured in camera through white balance selection, very little post processing. Cheers Dave

More Water Lilies

I had the opportunity to stop at the Mount Cootha Botanical Gardens, on the way to visit a friend on Sunday. I was intending to do some more macro work, but as time was against me, only really managed to look around the pond. I am starting to like photographing Water Lilies as much asContinue reading “More Water Lilies”