Diana Australis' photos with the Australia

To the lighthouse

To the lighthouse
Kimberley. North West Australia. I am away to Madagascar tomorrow....may not be much on Ipernity while I am away. Best wishes to all
Added on June  2, 2016

Superb Fairy Wren

Superb Fairy Wren
Adult male. The tiny birds weigh about 10 gms and move very fast. It was not until I cropped this that I realise this one was tagged, probably by a nearby nature reserve. I have long wanted to capture a decent photo of one of these beauties.
Added on February 27, 2016

Lost in time and space....

Lost in time and space....
National Potrait Gallery, Canberra.
Added on August 27, 2015

Strata

Strata
The Bungle Bungle Ranges...Purnululu National Park. Far north Western Australia. These are some of the oldest rock formations on earth. It is a World Heritage listed Site in a very remote area.
The beehive-shaped domes are Devonian calcareous sandstone,…
Added on July 29, 2014

London Arch

London Arch
Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia. It used to have two arches, until one collapsed in 1990.
Added on July 23, 2014

On the road

On the road
Wild camels. Central Australia......a common sight in very remote areas. These feral pests are descended from escaped Afghan cameleer herds in the days [1860's] when camels were imported to transport good into remotest Australia. There are now about 6 mil…
Added on July 16, 2014

Midnight guest above the tent

Midnight guest above the tent
Tawny frogmouth..(..podargus strigoides)....,native to and common throughout Australia. Related to the nightjars rather than owls.
It was sleeping above our tent....till I rudely woke it up for photos!
Added on July  4, 2014

Uluru sunrise

Uluru sunrise
Central Australia. Australia's most famous monolith. At sunrise ...with desert oaks...
Added on July  1, 2014

Central Desert highway

Central Desert highway
On the road in Central Australia, near Docker River....taken with my phone through the car windscreen! Around 1200 kilometers like this.
Added on June  7, 2014

Disarmed

Disarmed
Desert Australia. Silverton.
Added on May 28, 2014