Autumn getaways – Phillip Island, part 4

Sadly this was our last morning on the Island, time to pack up and head home, but not before coffee and breakfast. We said fair well to Phillip Island, again under beautiful Autumn skies, just magic. We had one more stop which was Churchill Island Heritage Farm, we had never quite made it here before.…

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Autumn Outings – Healesville Sanctuary

Nothing beats getting out and enjoying the sunshine and fresh air in Autumn, my favourite time of year. We recently headed out to Healesville Sanctuary with our eldest daughter to enjoy some time with some quirky Aussie animals. That’s all they house here, Aussie natives. Great down out with the camera and family. Really not…

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Dog Day Afternoon

What does that mean anyway, apart from the obvious? So post Christmas we took Chloe and Dexter and their friend Harvey to a new Dog Park. I had scoped it out on a few trips to Gunns Road Reserve and Frog Hollows. Lovely and big and totally fenced in, lovely grassy areas and trees. There…

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Spring Outings – Melbourne Zoo Otters

I have done a post on the Snow Leopard Cubs and the rest of the animals at a recent visit to Melbourne Zoo. Another exhibit was the Otters and some new otter pups, playing and being so cute. I watched for ages and took so many photos, it only felt right to give them their…

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Spring Outings – Melbourne Zoo

Yesterday I featured the images of the Snow Leopard cubs at Melbourne Zoo, now I will show you some of the other animals we encountered. We never got all the way round the Zoo, but we did see most. Some exhibits were closed such as the Butterfly house, the Seal and Penguin encloser, the reptile…

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Digital Art – Rainbow Lorikeet

I took one of my photos of a Rainbow Lorikeet, and turned it into this cute piece of digital art. Did you notice the sweet ladybug? Also from another photo taken in the garden. Here’s hoping you’re having a wonderful day… ~ Julz

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Rainbow Lorikeets

These cute little guys have been playing in the front and backyard, they really love the red bottle brush trees…called Rainbow Lorikeets, had a ball watching and capturing them with a loaned Tamron 70-300mm lens…life does has it perks, but boy am I missing that lens. ~ Julz

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Great Ocean Road – Day 5 – Repost

Heading out from Warrnambool through Port Fairy to Portland

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In the studio with Chloe and Dexter

I have not done Christmas portraits (or pawtraits) with the animals for a few years, but with young Dexter on the scene, I really wanted to. Poor Chloe was not feeling the Christmas spirit and I left the cats out this year. However, Dexter was in his element. Don’t get me wrong it was not…

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