Tag: summer

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Weekend Wanderings: On board the Queen Victoria

Last weekend was Labour Day for Victoria and on Monday in the early hours of the morning the luxury liner, the Queen Victoria arrived in Melbourne. I was lucky to be invited to go aboard with a small group of people and be given a guided tour of the public spaces. It was also great […]

Catching up and looking ahead

My first post like this for the year and while I don’t have a lot to say, I want to get back into the habit of blogging. So this won’t be a long post. Website I’m sure many of you have noticed that I now have a new theme on my website. There are still […]

Catching up a little late and looking back at Flinders

This post is a day late, I’ve been away at my mums. I went up there to take photos of a project that had just finished. It was also a great opportunity to try out the Nikon D500 a lot. I think it is a great camera, can’t believe it is almost time to give […]

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Melbourne Skyline

When I was in New York I had some good opportunities to take photos of the Manhattan skyline and when I got home I processed them. Some of them are among my favourite photos that I took while there, especially this one. Now I want to try to do that with the Melbourne skyline. I […]

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When it is Summer and Hot

In Australia we get quite extreme temperatures in the summer and that also makes it very hard to take photos. The light is harsh, the shadows are very dark, as well as sharp. There is nothing soft about it. Even waiting until the golden hour in the evening can be a waste of time. I […]

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Visiting the Pioneer Settlement in Swan Hill

Today it has been really hot here. To say that our visit to Swan Hill and the Pioneer Settlement was silly is an understatement. Really not a great place to be when it is so hot. I did take some photos, but I don’t know if they will be any good. I did get one that […]