“I never have taken a picture I’ve intended. They’re always better or worse.” -Diane Arbus

I have just become the proud owner of an Olympus OM-D E-M5!!!! Santa Bob bought it for me for Christmas. I have amassed a collection of lenses:
- an M.Zuiko 12-50mm zoom
- an M.Zuiko Olympus 60mm 1:2.8 macro
- an M.Zuiko Olympus 45mm1:1.8
- an M.Zuiko Olympus 75mm 1:1.8
- a Panasonic Lumix 7-14mm wide-angle
- an M.Zuiko Olympus 75-300mm zoom

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  • Joined: June 2007

Journal

Melbourne Red Bubblers Day Out

Thanks to the energetic Mieke Boynton a group of Red Bubblers met up on January 4th in Melbourne for a day of photography and socialising. A lot of walking (with regular sustenance stops), great company resulted in a very rewarding day. / Here are a few of the shots ! gathered – the quirky, the documentary and even a couple of panos. / 1. ‘Resting’ / 2. Even little bikes need …
Posted 10 months – 15 comments

Olympus OM-D

Wow! Santa Bob bought me an Olympus OM-D for Christmas!!!! I’ve been eyeing them off for about 6 months wondering if I should make the quantum leap from my Nikon gear to the much more portable OM-D. I’ve lugged my Nikon gear around the world many times and on our regular camping trips so the tantalising prospect of some lightweight gear that wouldn’t compromise image quality …
Posted over 1 year – 14 comments

Colac Rodeo

I went to the Colac Rodeo last Saturday with Anne Buckley. I’ve never been to a rodeo before but I wanted to have a go at shooting some ‘real’ action shots. Luckily, we managed to find a space right next to the fence but, unfortunately, with the sun in our faces which meant shooting into the sun. Also, the rodeo didn’t start until 5pm so it became dark about 7 so up went…
Posted over 3 years – 10 comments

Ethiopia

I went on a photography trip to Ethiopia in February. It was just spectacular! Beautiful people, interesting towns, markets and daily-life activity and stunning scenery in the Simien Mountains. At times what I saw was confronting but the overwhelming friendliness and happiness of the people was amazing. / I went to Addis Ababa, Aksum, Bahir Dah, Debark, the Simien Mountains, Gondar, Lalibala a…
Posted over 3 years – 18 comments