Tag: Healesville Sanctuary

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Weekend Wanderings: Healesville Sanctuary

With my friend Marsha here from the US, I had to take her to Healesville Sanctuary. It is part of Melbourne Zoo and where you go to see everything Australian. All the indigenous animals, birds and plants are there. I don’t know if they are all there, but must be pretty close and you get […]

Instagram this Week and Another Article

The last couple of weeks I have been talking a lot about Lensbaby, and I hope you get the idea that I really love them. They have been great lenses for me and recently I wrote an article about them for Digital Photography School. It was published today and here is the link. Overview of […]

Weekend Wanderings: Flora at Healesville Sanctuary

It has to be said that one of the main reasons I wanted to go to Healesville Sanctuary was to use the Lensbaby Velvet 56 on the flora that I knew would be there. The sanctuary is an Australian zoo and is full of animals that are indigenous here, and with that lots of native […]

Weekend Wanderings: Healesville Sanctuary gets a different look

Yesterday I want to the Healesville Sanctuary and decided to use the Lensbaby Velvet 56 to take photos. It was an interesting experience. Don’t get me wrong, I loved it, but you do get rather interesting images. I had to rethink what I was doing and photograph everything slightly differently. I am going to show […]

Weekend Wanderings – Spirits of the Sky

Yesterday I went to Healesville Sanctuary with my friend Chris from sv-takeiteasy. She loves photographing birds, so we went to the Spirits of the Sky show. I’m getting better at photographing these, but I’m coming to think that the Nikon D800 may not be the right camera for it. It doesn’t take many photos per […]