My apologies for not being here as frequently as I would have liked. During the last three months, I've been preoccupied with politics, unfortunately! At federal, state and local level. However, the Australian political landscape is now in recess, so to speak, over the Christmas and New Year period, so normal programming here should resume shortly. I will try and catch up with your photos etc. over the coming few weeks.
Caladenia (Spider Orchids), album created on September 23, 2017
39 items in total.
Syrphidae (Hover Flies), album created on November 28, 2015
6 items in total.
Bombyliidae (Bee Flies), album created on November 28, 2015
10 items in total.
January 21, 2014The word "Hoon" in Australian slang is usually applied to an idiot behaving irresponsibly behind the wheel of a motor vehicle. We suffer examples of moronic driving frequently on our quite little rural road. The average age of said morons remains unknown. On Friday, 17th January, 2014, our little hamlet was on 'Red Alert' because of a bushfire which was started by lightning a day or two peviously but not properly extinguished as it was burning in inaccessible terrain. This fire later became a…
July 13, 2013Well, it had to happen. I've set myself a massive challenge. I have been interested in birds for some time but never taken seriously the prospect of actually attempting to photograph them. I have been inspired by some stunning bird photography here at ipernity - the group Australian Birds being one example of outstanding contributions from members. So, bear with me please - I may post some hits and lots of misses (that will serve as sighting records only) as I develop a technique of…