Aussie Animal Encounter

I recently, with Hubby and a few photography friends, did an Aussie Animal Encounter, such wonderful fun (assuming you are not squeamish about reptiles and some insects), sadly my WordPress account is quickly running out of room and I am only showing just a few of the very best images I took, there are more…

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Workshops – The Potterage

A little while back I arranged a workshop with ten students at the iconic Potterage in the Victorian Dandenong Ranges.  A beautiful French Provincial and Tuscan Villa inspired house, full of vintage wares and antiques, from the floors, the French doors and windows to the furniture. A Lifestyle or still life photographers dream. It was…

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Share your world – 11th June 2019

I was writing the date for the headline of this post and had a brain fart, was it really June? OMG, this year is as bad as last year, the days disappearing, true I had a pretty slack weekend and vegged on the couch, or out to lunch or dinner with Hubby and friends or…

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Mondays Musings & a Little Vintage

I am pleading off today with a very short post…we are celebrating the Queens birthday today and get the day off work…This is a scheduled post as I hope I am still snoozing when this goes live 🙂 We have had four days off and spent it at home, we just couldn’t seem to get…

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King White Protea

If you have been following me for a while, I am sure you will have seen my giant King White Protea before, well, it is in bloom again – how divine. The blooms on this plant when fully open are about dinner plate size, and a creamy white, I have also seen a pink version,…

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Light painting with a violin

I went on a recent day trip to Ballarat to visit a photographer friend in her studio, I swear she has more ‘stuff than I do, but she also has a much large studio than me, although it is packed to the rafters with props! Anyway, I was a woman on a mission, she has…

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In the studio with Autumn raspberries

I was recently playing in the studio, with my new chippy table and my new vintage scales and a vintage ladle (getting such a collection of vintage of late), I had some fresh Autumn raspberries that I had got for a workshop. It was early morning, and my window faces East, so the light was…

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Light Painting – Pandoras Box

I adore this gold box, it belongs to a photographer friend and I seem to find reasons to shoot it every chance I go there, I have nicknamed in Pandora’s Box, I could not resist a little light painting with it while I visited her studio recently. Camera and Settings – Sony a7ii, 50mm, F/11,…

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Monday’s Musings…

Well, a bit of a mixed bag this week…first week of June and Winter has hit, grey, cold, windy and wet, the surrounding hills had snow not too far from us and it has been miserable (well I think so, I am NOT a Winter person). Saturday I ran the first of my Light Painting…

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