Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year.

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I wanted to wish each and every one of you a great Christmas. I know for some of you Christmas is a hard time and know theat I will be thinking of you. For all those who have family and friends to share Christmas with, take a moment to think if there is anyone you know who may be struggling this Christmas, they may have family that are in another state or country, they may have lost family, their family Continue reading Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year.

New Skate Park in Busselton

There is great happenings afoot in good old Busso, what with all the foreshore redevelopment, miles and miles of bike tracks, a great history that you can learn about at the old courthouse and yes,t he latest edition the HUGE skate park. When I say HUGE i have not been to many so you will need to check it out for yourself. It has tow bowls, a smaller on and a larger very deep one as well as lots of Continue reading New Skate Park in Busselton

Black Friday specials

I don’t often do a post of just specials, but these are really great offers I would hate you to miss. If you are starting out in photography or have brought someone a camera for Christmas then grab these two ebooks for free and add them to your gift. Starting Out e-book this is book 1 in my series Quick Tips from a Pro Photographer and from the 25/11 to 29/11/2015 it is available free as an ebook. These first two books Continue reading Black Friday specials

Sunset Capital of Australia

Sunset over harbour

I have been truly blessed to live in a wonderful place called Busselton which is about 21/2 hours drive from Perth the capital of Western Australia. We have been named as the sunset capital for our fantastic sunsets. Busselton is located on a north facing bay, so we have the opportunity to see both a sunrise and a sunset over the waters of Geographe Bay.         This was one I took the other night. People often say Continue reading Sunset Capital of Australia

Hybrid orchids

We are finding more and more hybrid orchids around. These are where two different orchids have cross pollinate. This is being caused by the European bee which as an introduced species doesn’t stick to on type of orchid. You will be pleased to know that when we go orchid hunting, my friend and I, you will hear a shout and then the other will say, “what have you found?” To which the reply comes, a funnel web, or a leopard, Continue reading Hybrid orchids

Swamp Spider Orchid, Caladenia paludosa

Caladenia Paludosa

This is an orchid that is found in winter wet areas and this one we found in the Busselton area around Ruabon Rd. It was a rainy day so we had to dodge showers but it enabled us to get them with raindrops and water on them.                 When photographing any flower you should try to get as many angles as possible especially if you will be using the photos to identify the Continue reading Swamp Spider Orchid, Caladenia paludosa