I know I’ve been awol… but considering I’ve been running this blog for a good 5 years now, I guess a little time off from time to time is in order… Though I never intended it to be a personal blog, it has, in a sense been very personal, seeing me through some majorContinue reading “I’m looking through you…”
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Seagull in Seaweed
Working on some new techniques to get my images as sharp as they can be… and I was going for the full detail in the seaweed and the gull… Pretty good, though there’s still room for improvement. And… it’s a pretty nice gull. In some pretty cool seaweed…
Just as noxious as yesterday’s nasty thing and nearly as lovely… I’ve always had a weakness for morning glories
Phrases like ‘end of the line’ and ‘last stop’ imply a more extensive finality. In reality, this is my little bus shelter just up the road from my house. It’s the last stop – the nightmare run for beginning drivers with hairpin turns down the twisty mountain road. I had one Maori woman driver breakContinue reading “Last stop”
Party of three
Spotted this young woman at a party a couple of years ago – always wanted to use this shot for something… I rather like how this has turned out… A late comment to add… whilst I have no tattoos myself, I realise now that at least part of the reason I like this photo soContinue reading “Party of three”
So vibrant, so cheerful – why don’t we like them?
Uh oh, Santa!
Actually… what I did… I mean, it was ten o’clock in the morning, hardly anyone at the mall yet. Squeezing in a bit of last minute this and that… I tried to photograph Santa having a quiet moment before the onslaught of the children. And he saw me. And got rather angry. Right after thisContinue reading “Uh oh, Santa!”
I had the pleasure of photographing this little man yesterday. He is 3 weeks old. A total charmer…
This image has a couple of inspirations – Happy Daze commented on my post the other day that good fences make good neighbours. Which got me thinking about good fences and good neighbours… I took this photo on a trip to the south Pacific islands late last year – it was taken in Lifou, whichContinue reading “Good fences”
Just a bit of holiday goofiness, courtesy of the bottlebrush trees down the street – the blooms are cranberry red with a fine dusting of crisp, new-fallen snow… Nevermind it’s summer here…