Rise / Set

Since moving to Melbourne more than two years ago, I’ve yet to find a good spot to capture sunsets. Don’t get me wrong, there are plenty of great sunset spots, but finding somewhere easy to get to and at the right time of day is difficult. Given where I work though, I might have to…

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Fiery Victory

For The Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Victory  :  In your photo this week, focus on the win, the victory. I struggled with this one. While I’ve definitely had victories, I can’t say I’ve really photographed them. This is kind of a silly one, but I love the photos that came out of it. We…

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Loyalty (Eclectic Corner #13.1)

Loyalty – what does that word mean? Can you see it? To me, loyalty is easily visible between my parents. Justine gave us the definition – faithfulness to obligations or commitments. But I think it’s much more than that. Loyalty between loved ones is evident in the way they look at each other, in the…

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Momentarily Technical

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.  – Omar Khayyam, Persian mathematician, astronomer, poet and philosopher. And very clever man.  For Justine’s Eclectic Corner #11: Momentarily. For Perelin Colours and Lucile’s Tech of the Month: Get out when the light is right.   Sunsets happen every day. But they are always different.…

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Spectacular Skies

The joys of jet lag. I crashed into bed at 9:30 last night and am wide awake this morning at 3:30am! Hopefully this is the last of it!! Usually, my photos of the sky are taken from within an airplane, but I couldn’t resist these shots from the ground recently here in Brisbane. Taken with…

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Reward

  I could see the sunset in the distance, but it was always obscured by buildings and such, so it was a great REWARD to round the corner and spot this scene. I had to pull into someone’s driveway and jump out of the car with just a couple of minutes of light left, but…

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