tiabunna's photos with the manual focus

Flowers

Flowers
Orchids, taken while thinking of my ipernity friend PamJ who has unexpectedly been laid low. All my very best wishes for her quick and complete recovery. Big Hugggss too. This music was on the radio when I received the unhappy news.

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Added on September 15, 2018

In the forest

In the forest
Fungus growing on a fallen Banksia trunk. I rather like how it's grown around the grass stem at left.
Added on September  5, 2018

Looking down

Looking down
From the end of the overhanging cantilevered walkway (note), it is somewhat unusual to be looking down on palm trees! HFF and best wishes for a great weekend, everyone.

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Added on August  2, 2018

Trying something

Trying something
I had read of a process called either "bokeh panorama" or "Brenizer Method", so decided to give it a try. The process involves combining multiple images and I needed a static subject, so the little red car came out. :-) Best viewed large.

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Added on July 22, 2018

Crucifix orchids

Crucifix orchids
This 50mm lens is now over 30 years old, but still is a delight to use.

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Added on May 23, 2018

New moon

New moon
It was just too hard to resist a fairly clear sky (some low cloud at left horizon) and a new moon. This covers about 180 degrees (stitched panorama). The local town throws up some light at the right. Needs to be viewed large. EDIT: I've now edited and…
Added on May 16, 2018

Flowering furiously

Flowering furiously
Our camellias are in full flower as we head into late Autumn. These always remind me of the Lady of the Camellias - here's my matching musical choice. View large.
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Added on May 15, 2018

My first Milky Way bow

My first Milky Way bow
Six stitched images (vertical format) were needed to make this (about 180 degree) panorama of the Milky Way. In the middle of the bow are the Magellanic Clouds, two small satellite galaxies. Out on the right, a little evening mist is beginning to cover…
Added on May  7, 2018

Night in the country

Night in the country
Night sky in the country and a little torchlight to fill the foreground. Here's a musical link to go with it (suggest view large). HFF and have a great weekend, everyone.

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Added on April 26, 2018

Lazing on a sunny afternoon

Lazing on a sunny afternoon
Fur seals on the beach below a lookout. Almost wiped out by the 19th century sealing trade, they now are protected and it's good to see their number increasing. Here's a musical link.
Added on March 24, 2018