Marginal Country……that’s what we live in, meaning, in part, rain is marginal…… we live in a 8-9 inch (200-225mm) rainfall country, so we don’t ask for much. You look after the land out here when it dries off, wait for the rain, and the land will respond, green, seeding grasses that dry off, but still full of goodness.
Goodwood Sunset … amongst “mad” cloud 5.53.23pm I make no apologies for not being able to eliminate any of these photos, more than what I have already, and that is not many, of the sunsetting 12 June 2017 at Goodwood (22 photos) 5.54.03pm Monday 12 June When I drove home from the gallery, I thought that […]
My whole challenge of my Australian Outback photography is the light, we have massive amounts of it, because of our #bigskycounty #wideopenspace. To capture the colour as I see it, to share with those that look at my photography, is a passion of mine. I have a camera that I can adjust, to the light, […]
Right place right time….when I went to shut the chooks up this evening, just on sunset….there was some amazing cloud shapes in the western sky.
As long as I live out here I’m pretty sure that I won’t ever stop being amazed by the colour changes that Mother Nature paints on our skies. All these photos were taken on the 21 May between 6.39.44am to 6.19.54pm 6.39.44am 7.09am is sunrise, I find the best colour in the morning sky is pre […]
Each year at the Dawn Service this Anzac Poem is read out An Anzac Day Poem It’s just a simple service in a little place I know, when steady stars are paling and the sleepy earth wakes slow, with the greasy smell of morning in a little town at dawn, as with sleepy eyes and […]
I love my Outback home and I love the photography challenge of the light, in this wide open spaces and big sky country. Taking photos is my time out, feel good therapy, a passion I truly love. Picaninny daylight, like most sunsets or sunrises, they seem to look better with just a touch of clouds. […]
Even if there is no possibility of rain from some clouds we receive, they make for lovely sunrises and sunsets 29 November, so much cloud that the sunrise was a non event 30 November magic colours and a breeze to start another warm day A golden glow to finish daylight on the 3rd of December […]
A northerly wind has been blowing here for well over a week. Thankfully it has been a cool one, not hot like northerlies can get. Dusty yes, but so pleased it has been cool. Our night skies and sunrises/sunsets are normally magic every day, but some days are more special than others. We have been […]
I have been in Townsville since Wednesday night and today is Mothers Day. Amongst the shops, traffic, and chores that needed to be done I’ve been enjoying having meals cooked for me, good coffee, cocktails. Also there has been the enjoyment of my new surrounding setting. If you have followed my blogs you will know […]