Wednesday, February 27, 2013
058 - 27/2/13
The clock tower at the old GPO in Melbourne.
Haven't done a black and white in a while, and I'm still trying to get my hi contrast black and white's right, so let's consider this a work in progress. More tomorrow.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
057 - 26/2/13
Heavy rains today, and I spent most of the day at a meeting out of the office. When the rain finally let up, we got to go outside, and I saw this sitting on the roof. Added a bit of desaturation for effect. More tomorrow.
Monday, February 25, 2013
056 - 25/2/13
Took this at the all day drinking session on Saturday. This would be the talking crap part of the day.
Meet Chris and Phoebe, old and new friends that showed up on the day. Decided to do some photoshop work to age and desaturate the picture. More tomorrow.
Sunday, February 24, 2013
055 - 24/2/13
Out at the markets this morning. Was trying to get the shopping done before it got too hot.
South Melbourne Markets was still busy though, and I managed to get a close up shot of this busker. More tomorrow.
054 - 23/2/13
Spent most of the day and night sitting at a bar in South Melbourne for my sister's birthday. A lot of people watching, drinking and talking crap. What a perfect way to spend a Saturday.
Took this during the people watching bit. More tomorrow.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Thursday, February 21, 2013
052 - 21/2/13
Don't usually do food shots, but this was just too good to resist. A bowl of Mee Rebus (Noodles with a spicy slightly sweet curry-like gravy) Heavenly. More tomorrow.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
051 - 20/2/13
Kerferd Road Pier on a warmish evening lined with fishermen. Really wonder what the catch is like and what's biting. More tomorrow.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
049 - 18/2/13
Sister's birthday today, so we were out for dinner in the city. Took this on the way back. Just another warm Monday night in the city. More tomorrow.
Sunday, February 17, 2013
048 - 17/2/13
More shots from Fi's place. Here's a very successful jump shot. More tomorrow.
Strobist Info: HVL F60AM with Ring Flash from 5 feet away. 28mm F8@1/250.
047 - 16/2/13
Out tonight at The Blue Diamond Club. It's about 15 floors up in the city, and this is the view from the balcony. Quite spectacular night scene I have to say. More tomorrow.
Saturday, February 16, 2013
046 - 15/2/13
Went to see some of my paintings hanging in someone's house other than mine today. Thanks to Fi for framing them and doing a really great job with her "curating" skills.
Anyway here she is posing in front of her Bamboo screen. More tomorrow.
Strobist Info: Ring flash from about 6 feet away. 55mm, F8@1/250.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
044 - 13/2/13
Took this just minutes before I left for the airport from Noosa. The place where we stayed was set in a National Park with the beach apparently not too far away. More tomorrow.
043 - 12/2/13
First time I missed a days post in 1138 days. Was out at a work conference in Noosa and didn't bring my laptop with me. So that's my excuse.
Took this at dinner as we were being entertained by the very talented Mia Wray. She performed for us the whole night and her voice had us all mesmerised. More tomorrow, or rather in a few minutes.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
042 - 12/2/13
Here's one from yesterday. Took this of the whole band Phoebe and The Night Creatures at Dog's Bar at the St Kilda Festival. More tomorrow.
Sunday, February 10, 2013
041 - 10/2/13
Big shooting day today. Off to Chinatown in the morning for Chinese New Year Festivities and then to St Kilda for St Kilda Festival, then to Dog's bar to shoot a video for Phoebe and the Night Creatures. Anyway here's something from the continuous line of Dragon Dancers, Lion Dancers and firecrackers. More tomorrow.
040 - 9/2/13
Saturday morning in the city.
Had to do some work in the city this morning, so it was an early start for me. Took this while walking in the Burke Street Mall, it's a rare site to see the mall so empty in daylight. More tomorrow.
Friday, February 8, 2013
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
037 - 6/2/13
Got these set of Star Wars and Game of Thrones Bobble Heads. Besides the Vader and Yoda ones, Slave Leia was a no brainer. More tomorrow.
Strobist info: HVL F60AM on full with ring flash about 5 feet in front of Leia.
036 - 5/2/13
First thing I saw this morning when I got up from bed... a balloon landing. Makes me wonder how early was take-off time. More tomorrow.
Monday, February 4, 2013
035 - 4/2/13
Just got this roller/massager on ebay. It's a thing of wonder, how this simple contraption can give so much relief. Anyway thought I might as well take a shot of it. More tomorrow.
Strobist info: Bare HVL F60AM on full about 5 feet away from the roller at about 3 feet high camera right.
Sunday, February 3, 2013
034 - 3/2/13
Haven't used my ring flash in a while, so decided to take it out and have a play. I'll attempt to use it this week. It's been a while. More tomorrow.
Strobist info: HVL F60AM with ring flash on full. 200mm 1/250@F2.8
Saturday, February 2, 2013
032 - 1/2/13
Not much of a shooting day today. Overcast and I didn't get back till quite late. So here's one from earlier in much brighter times. More tomorrow.