Astrophotography and the mysterious universe

I ventured out to attempt to get images of the night sky. Now my backyard is situated where the milky way passes by my skyline so i did not have to go far, with a 7 metre patio area, i was able to get some height from there to setup the tripod asnd camera with ease. I did have a problem with #manfrotto tripod head the 804RC2 being built backwards. meaning I could point my lens towards the ground, but not at 90′ to the sky. So to counter this

Fine Art

I would photograph the most historical parts of a city and create an image that has redefined meaning. And bring the world around me and the experiences of what I was creating and make those things a part of the final image from the trees, the mist and layer upon layer of the photograph is blended in Photoshop to create an artwork. My latest piece like this is of Salamanca Place, Hobart.The Grass in winter and the frost on the hills. This is HobART’s Piece for a collection I am currently working on making

Devonport Triathlon 2015

The heat of the sun bearing down upon me, I had a lens rubber perish in the heat on the 18-250mm lens. That was the last time this lens will be used for the triathlon. As i have the 150-600mm to lug about, and a few more items to recieve, I will be on my way to more sports events later in the next week. The shots below are from the triathlon, They were shot handheld, and without Image Stabilisation. A steady hand and a good idea of the final

Cam I Am…..

I Am a Photographer! I am a photographer screaming at the top of my lungs,I AM… I AM…. a PHOTOGRAPHER, And I understand the concepts in which i have taken images from earlier times and created items that are elements from the past into the present. the time of the lost places we walk past everyday,and then one day its gone. The historical places that surround us,that would become a place where stories would once be told. why do I have this form of understanding the world around me? Well

Wild At Heart – Self Publishing Books

Wild at Heart has been a long awaited project formed for the purpose of allowing those children isolated inside wards to get to see some of the animals at the Melbourne Zoo. The book was brought about,by keeping me occupied between the long hours of being at Ronald McDonald House for my son that over the christmas period of 2011, receiving a liver transplant,and Ronald mac house was there to support me and the wife during that time. While i was there i made a lot of friends,and met a lot of sick children

Skatepark Shooting

devonport skatepark competition When it comes to shooting sports images, I like to have a good friendship with the organisers of the event,they have met me before and always let me shoot for the event without hassle. This one was to get a feel of shooting sport of BMX action. just to get practice in for the sports season and events alike. So the Devonport Skatepark is my testing ground for getting myself upto speed. I first showed myself to the event organiser to let them know my intentions, also wearing