What makes a battery leak? I thought that leaky batteries were a result of old battery technology and that it didn't happen anymore. However here is an Energizer CR2032 battery that was used for only 2 months. I told Energizer but they didn't really [...]
I was trying to play with umbrellas and lighting, what better things to use as subjects than crystal? Actually, without a softbox, I had to pull out everything I own to try to light these things.
And then the last one was these snails. I had t [...]
I first went to Hunter Valley Gardens just under 3 years ago. I spent 3 days taking about 1500 photos (and deleted a lot of them after getting home).
This time around it was just a relaxed day trip with some camera buddies. I also had my new ult [...]
Bees are my favorite stinging insect. That is not to say that I don't like other types of stinging insect - no wait, I do hate all other types of stinging insect...
Anyway, bees and I get along just fine. Except that they don't seem to want to s [...]
This is my favorite kind of spider. Well actually it's the only type of spider that I like...
It has a head that looks like a tank turret. And so many eyes. And the best thing about it is that it doesn't move much, so is perfect for photos.
We went back to Mittagong to catch the end of the flowering season. This time instead of being ridiculously windy it was ridiculously sunny and hot. I keep forgetting sunscreen on the underside of my left forearm, which faces up when holding my cam [...]
It was way into Spring, and we still had no good photos. So we went to visit some gardens down near Bowral and the surrounds. This time, Carra chose to visit the gardens Back O' The Moon, Moidart, and Chinoiserie. They were all open from 10-4, so we [...]