On my front fence

  Yesterday (Nikon D3000, DSLR, on auto with softened backgrounds)  Cropped, sharpened, saved for web in GIMP     Do have a good weekend! Thanks for looking.   

B&W: Rural living scenery

I took these photos of my local scenery for Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge: Black & White, using the Nokia Lumia 530 windows phone. Turned B&W in IrfanView, scaled down but not cropped. Clicking will open a larger image in a new window. Sally has a lovely pair of B&W photo montages this week. Using…

Red-browed Firetails

This flock of finches have taken a liking to my clothesline. Might has something to do with scattered seed nearby. Yesterday, with the Nikon D3000, on auto. Do have a good weekend!  

Box Brownie Photos: A little me

BELOW: This photo was recently given to me by my Auntie Joan. I don’t know how old I am – I will ask mum when I see her, soon. It was taken with a Kodak Box Brownie camera by my aunt at my grandfather’s place. Grandpa trained trotters. That’s why there is a sulky in…

Macro: Barbed wire snags

For Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge: Macro  This week, Sally has an interesting treatment for a Gerber Daisy – you would hardly believe they are the same image. My close-up images were taken with the Nokia Lumia 520 Windows Phone, on auto.  The featured image (above or at the side depending on your device) was…

New Holland Honeyeaters

We have a small flock of resident New Holland Honeyeaters in our yard. They love hanging about in our ivy-infested apple tree. The blighters never, ever, pose in decent light when I have a camera.   These photos were taken during the week using the Nikon D3000 DSLR, on auto. Images cropped and sharpened in…