Absolutely nothing to complain about

September 12th, 2016 § 1 comment § permalink

Yet still.

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As if we in developed economies should be miserable.

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Off to see a Wizard

August 29th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

Because it is still fun to imagine fantastical events at the end of every path.

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Edges and Flies

January 20th, 2016 § 0 comments § permalink

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Satisfying reflection has me starring down the path of a fly. And at 200mm I enjoyed pretending I was in a kayak surveying the cliff face.

Waterfalls

December 30th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

ARE GREAT!
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This was north of Elands, Ellenborough Falls. Note the young lass down the front for some idea of scale.
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Minimal Landscape

December 24th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

So when I get bored with looking at light box’s around my face, I must remind myself to continue to advance the enjoyment I find in idealising the mundane.

This image was created with the idea of a minimalist landscape in mind, and I enjoy it’s cheeky sense of worth where nature is confined to an otherwise insignificant lamp.

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Green Head

December 15th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

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A mate elsewhere was the muse this time in pulling the gels out? Either way It started of with me trying to show off using half as much gear to get a similar result. Turns out it’s easier to just to use more gear πŸ˜›

Anyway, Still in love with how ones head is vastly different by the way light is controlled. I love doing this, more practising Dan!

Birds

November 30th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

Having re-discovered my Telephoto lens I’ve enjoyed stalking these little beauties πŸ™‚

Exif would have said Tair 3 at f4.5 mostly.

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Bartok Piano Concerto No.3

November 25th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

A wonderful wind swept through the trees overhead. The entire house shook as the wind passed over and around it, peering into rooms and rustling the piles it found.

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Listen to Bartok.

Where I’ve been

November 16th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

My blog for blogs sake.

It’s been difficult to get out and run around with the camera with any real purpose of late. I haven’t been valuing the escape as much recently. I can’t help but think part of this all happened when I sold my old K10 for the New K5.

Not that there is anything wrong with this camera, not at all. But I feel I enjoyed the struggle and the extra work you needed when shooting with the K10. There aren’t any excuses now. I have as much ISO as I’ll ever need, it is as fast as one could ask for.

So the handicap is gone and it’s not fun any more? What a sadist I must be.

Semi recently I managed a weekend away with some mates to capture them rolling down hills on fancy mountain bikes. This is something I’ve wanted to do for a while and look forward to doing again.

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I’m still trying to nail my shots of my favourite birds around the place;

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Still in love with all things green and clichΓ© forms of composition after recently forcing myself to shoot at 24mm’s

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And yes, still enjoying abstract forms and subject of barely any interest πŸ˜€

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Much more exploration to do. And! I’m still yet to purposefully launch into pursuit of those self portraits I started. They are an excuse to learn technique and I got bored of looking at myself and it kind of, well I left it be for the moment. Must get back into it! It is fun after all πŸ™‚

More Texture

September 28th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

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And direction for good measure.

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