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Sales

Thank you to the mystery buyer who bought 3 framed prints recently. It is much appreciated and I hope they look wonderful on your wall.

Between Browns & Kelpies

Brickmakers Sunset

& Coppertones at Temma

Sojie 4 nomination

MY WORK HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR SoJie 4!


I remember summer
by Garth Smith

Join me at the Juried Invitational Exhibition…

I am very excited to have my art selected, from over 35,000 works of art, to exhibit in SoJie 4. SoJie 4 takes its name from the Solo Exhibition group’s Juried Invitational Exhibition. This month is only the 4th one, ever, and 55 other artists, besides myself, are represented.

Winners of the invitational will be announced on June 30th, when a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be awarded in three categories: digital art, photography, and traditional art.

Non members, as well as members, ARE welcome to view all of the work nominated. So I hope that you will click the show banner, above, and follow the link to view my fellow exhibitors. The works are shown “gallery…

A Walk in The Tarkine - a Fungi Lovers Dream (Part 2)

After last weeks expedition where I rated the fungus at about 9 out of 10 I just had to go back and get those “shots I didn’t take”.
To be honest, I was a little disappointed. In comparison to last weeks 9/10 I would rate this week at about 5/10. Don’t get me wrong, there were still some great individual specimens there but just not the bulk and variety of the week before.
Consolation was a few that I didnt see last week were there this week.
But I had another great day in a wonderful ancient forest and got some shots I was pleased with so the glass has to be half full.
All shots taken with my Nikon D90 with a Nikkor 18-200mm VR lens. Some then cropped to get closer.
Julius River Forest Reserve
Sth Arthur Forest
Tarkine area
NW Tasmania
Australia
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This first one is interest…

A Walk in The Tarkine - a Fungi Lovers Dream

I had a walk in some of the Sth Arthur Reserves on the weekend.
The Sth Arthur forest is in what has come to be known as The Tarkine in NW Tasmania, Australia.
Bubblers Neil Boucher & Di Schoe were over from Victoria on a photog holiday so we organised a get together.
They were camping at Julius River Reserve about 40km south of Smithton.
The weather was meant to be crap so rainforest was the perfect choice.
In close proximity to Julius River is Wes Beckett Reserve and Lake Chisolm Sinkhole Reserve so we added these to the itinerary as well.

Here is our early morning breakfast visitor looking for a few nibbles before he turns in for the day. He was none too perturbed to fossick nearby as long as we didnt move too fast.

First trek was to Beckett Falls on Dodds Creek. A month or so ago it …

Photographic Exhibition this weekend til Australia Day

A small group of Tasmanian photographers from NW Coast are organising an exhibition of photographic work to be held at the Stanley Town Hall in the main street during the Australia day weekend, The exhibition is open to the public this Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday from 9:00 am til 6:00 pm daily – closing Tuesday about 4 pm.
After the success of last years event we are really keen and looking forward to this years version.
There are some new names and some names from last years event.

All work will be for sale and we are also trying to organise a raffle of a quality piece to help cover our expenses.

Anyone who happens to be in Stanley or even Tasmania at the time, may want to call in and have a look.

Those who are exhibiting are
Nathaniel Arnold
Rhana Griffin
Adam Holbrook
David Mu