Weekly Photo Challenge – Windows

I decided to go quite literal with this week’s challenge, although I was debating going another direction, hasn’t it been said that Eyes are the Window to the Soul? Well I have plenty of images of eyes but decided that for once I would show windows, all but they last are on wonderful buildings in…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Bridges

My Marvelous Melbourne is full of wonderful old bridges, as are some of the surrounding areas. From on top, under and from afar, metal, concrete and wonderful old timber trestle bridges, can bring a sense of nostalgia. Sure we have some big modern constructions too, but I like the older ones. The last one is…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Things with Motors

For this week’s Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge is things wear motors and gear, so I thought I might future these guys; Gog and Magog. They can be found in Melbourne’s oldest iconic arcade; Royal Arcade – which is Australia’s oldest arcade. They strike the bells when the clock chimes on the hour. How is that…

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Monday Musings…

Wow another Monday already, the weekends just vanish too quickly. I spent Saturday working on finalizing things for a new exhibit, starting shortly; but more on that later. Sunday we met some photography friends at Mount Macedon to visit the Tieve Tara Gardens, I have been wanting to go, but I always seem to forget,…

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Five Minutes @ The Block Arcade, Regular Random

This week’s regular random the object is a actually a place, so I moved around inside it, as opposed to around the outside of it. The Block Arcade in Melbourne’s inner city; I literally spent just five minutes in this interesting little arcade in Melbourne, famous for it’s lovely original vintage architecture and shops; Hopetoun…

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Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge – Letters S or T…

Finally starting to catch up and get back in the swing of things, after a super busy month. This week’s B&W Challenge by Cee is something that starts with the Letters S or T. I used to shoot everything in B&W and lately I find I have moved away from it again, I don’t know…

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Awake Australian and New Zealand Get Together, 2017 Pt 1

As you know I am in a group of Digital Artists from all over of the world, we all met via a Photoshop Artistry course run by Sebastian MichaelsΒ . When I started this course I, possibly like many others, did not realize the friendships I would forge and just how many people were relatively local;…

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Regular Random – Hippos

I love me some Hippos, apart from Elephants Hippos must be my second favourite of the large animals on this planet. Sure I love a lot of little animals too………but of the really big, can’t keep as pets variety, for me it’s elephants and Hippos all the way. I know both are dangerous, especially Hippos,…

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Summer Outings – Exhibition Buildings

I feel like it’s been forever since we just went out with photography friends and shot, chatted and just hung out. I know it’s really only been a few weeks, but still it’s good to relax and have a few laughs. This is the old Royal Exhibition Buildings in Melbourne, not the new Exhibition Centre…

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52 Week Challenge – Week 27

This week’s theme from The Girl Who Dreams Awake is Architecture, I have just visited two amazing places this weekend where the architecture was wonderful, I am not normally one for buildings, but sometimes you have to make an exception. Royal Exhibition Buildings – Melbourne Montsalvat – Eltham This place was built in 1934 and…

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