Weekly Photo Challenge – Structure

These week’s WPC Theme is Structure and we are asked to delve deeper into structures unseen, or at least unnoticed. I like to photograph things like fruit, right up close to observe the structure and shape and texture. I often shoot with intense dramatic shadow to highlight these features even further, I will even cut them…

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Winter Outings – Light Painting

Winter means one thing, shorter days and time for light painting with our favourite people Melbourne Light Painting; honestly Dee and Bill Holmer are SO Much fun. This time we met at a new secret location on the outskirts of the inner city in an abandoned building. Bill and Dee had already arranged permission and…

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Our Outback Adventure, Day 5

Broken Hill – Silverton – Mundi Mundi Plains, 24 kms We allowed ourselves the luxury of a sleep in this morning, as we had a free morning to ourselves, we did however miss a fabulous sunrise. We went to Bells Cafe for morning tea, it’s a retro 1960s cafe filled to the brim with retro…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Surprise

Missed last week’s challenge, but I am back this week with the theme Surprise! How about some Light Painting in the desert? I think we surprised the local inhabitants……kangaroos, emus, donkeys and goats; no idea what they thought of our group (15 of us) hooting and hollering and lighting up the desert, just for art! These…

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WPC – Dense

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is Dense. It seems many people had the same thought as I and immediately went for a dense forest. Mine is from a Light Painting gig we did in the Redwood Forest. It is cool and creepy at the same time. Midnight in a deserted dense redwood forest, in the…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Good and Bad

This week’s Fun Foto Challenge is Good and Bad, so I thought I would have a bit of fun; good and bad food, photos, attitude and content! Enjoy. For more fabulous fun check our Cee’s Fun Foto Page Til next time, happy snapping… ~ Julz

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Another 52 Week Challenge – Week 24

The theme for this week’s challenge is Light from The Girl who Dreams Awake. As a photographer, I love light; without it, even just a tiny bit I could not shoot. Of course there is daylight, but oh the magic happens when the sunlight has goner and you create your own light, just tiny snippets…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Ambience

This week’s WPC theme is Ambience, ambience can be uplogting or that real show stopper affect. I frquently like to add ambience to an image, through the use of smoke machines, candle light…..actually varying lights in general can make a difference, as can natural elements like fog of mist…….can create haunting or creepy/ mystical atmosphere…

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Bright Lights and Hot Rods

Moth and I recently (Yes, Hubby went to this one too..I am slowly corrupting him), to a Fine Art Nude/ Fashion Workshop with Brett Dorron from Australian Photographic Academy , featuring the wonderful model Denisa StrakovaDenisa Strakova and Light Painters extraordinaire Bill and Dee Holmer from Melbourne Light Painting. Billed as Bright Lights and Hot Rods,…

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WPC – Shine

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is Shine, somethings Shine a little more than others Til next time, Shine on your crazy Diamond (Pink Floyd) and happy snapping… ~ Julz

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