Weekly Photo Challenge – Delta & Transient

I confess to getting a bit confused with WPC, I missed last week’s Transient, but this week’s Delta seems almost the same thing, or were we supposed to include a picture of water? Capturing a Moment in time, I took photos a few week’s ago of people trying to capture the essence of Autumn, the…

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Autumn Outings – Tieve Tara Gardens, Mount Macedon

On a lovely sunny Autumn weekend, possibly the last for awhile,  we decided to head to up Mount Macedon. We had tried to visit here on our Outback Adventure, but random events meant driving on through, with a promise to return soon. The Gardens “Tieve Tara”, nestled in the Macedon Ranges truly is a jewel…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Evanescent

ev·a·nes·cent [evəˈnes(ə)nt] adjective 1. Soon passing out of sight, memory, or existence; quickly fading or disappearing. This week’s WPC theme is evanescent.  So many things can be thought of as fleeting; even life if you think about it. But today I am using a seasonal sort of fleeting, the quickly fading colour of Autumn leaves as…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Gardens

I really like Cee’s challenge this week for CFFC – Gardens, I have just visited a new garden on the weekend, one I have been wanting to visit for some time. The Gardens of Tieve Tara at Mount Macedon. I will only showcase a few for now and leave the rest for a post, once…

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Regular Random – Last of the Hydrangeas

On a recent trip looking for awesome Autumn colour I came across this almost spent Hydrangea bush, refusing to give up on the last fragments of blooms, almost devoid of colour. I spent at least five minutes and took way too many photos of this stunning plant, for it truly was with it’s subtle blues,…

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Tuesday’s Texture…Little Red Riding Hood

I have mostly been featuring some of my art on Tuesday’s Textures, as opposed to actual textures. In saying that most of my images have textures applied or at least interesting texture in the actual image. So recently I wrote a post about our Awake Aust & NZ get together, on Day Four I ran…

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Awake Australian and New Zealand Get Together, 2017 Pt 2

Day 3 – St. Kilda Another cool and cloudy morning had us all meeting in St Kilda near the Esplanade, the Sea Baths (really just a fancy gym), the Pier, the Markets, Acland Street and Luna Park. We all ambled around the beach and walked the pier, grabbed breakfast and coffee at the end of…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Autumn and Metal

I’m back after a short break, found new photos to use for my challenges! So this week’s Cees Fun Foto Challenge is Autumn and Metal. I love Autumn, one of my favourite times of the year, days are pleasant (mostly) and the nights are cooler. Making sunrise and sunsets all the more spectacular and the…

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Autumn Wanderings – You Yangs Regional Park

On a recent weekend trip away we took the off ramp at Little River on the way to Geelong, we have never visited this area before and decided it was high time we did. The surrounding area is quite flat and then there is this sudden upswell of land and we drive into the YouYangs…

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