Captivated by the Surf Coast

Another weekend without Wade and Bengie, but what a captivating time for photography!  The weather was a bit iffy, however gloomy days often yield wonderfully moody images.  Cloudy skies, wild seas, soft winter light all contributed to another great weekend on the Surf Coast, perfect for indulging my passion.  I was accompanied again by photographer friend, Leanne Cole. The featured…

Cora Lynn Falls, Otways

Surf Coast Treasures

With Wade and Bengie away on Take It Easy’s delivery to Queensland, I have had to get organised so my weekends are occupied and not too lonely.  For the first of these, I invited photographer Leanne Cole down the coast and we indulged in a few days of discovery of Surf Coast treasures.  On the program was astrophotography,…

Pulpit Rock, Cape Schanck

Seventh Heaven

I have never had three days straight, dedicated entirely to photography. So this last weekend was a special treat: time exploring the Mornington Peninsula, somewhere I rarely go to concentrated time with friend and photography mentor Leanne Cole a workshop on astrophotography ran by Leanne Three days of intense photography practice: sunrises, sunsets, Milky Way shoot,…

Dreamy Seascapes Experiments

Long exposure images are fascinating: They have an other worldly appearance and serene feel.  In my view this type of photographs move from faithful reproductions of reality to surreal, artistic images.  When the camera shutter is left open for minutes, the movement of clouds and water is smoothed out and this creates a wonderfully soft effect. So when Photographer Leanne Cole…