Cape Backs Lighthouse by Murray Wills

Greeting Cards & Postcards

Size:
$2.40

Sizing Information

Small Greeting Card Large Greeting Card Postcard
4" x 6" 5" x 7.5" 4" x 6"

Features

  • 300gsm card with a satin finish
  • Supplied with envelopes
  • Optional cellophane sleeves, ideal for reselling
  • Discount of 30% on every order of 8+ cards

Camera
Pentax K10D
ISO 200
603 seconds @ f4
Lens
Sigma 10/20 10mm
Time
Midnight.

The Cape Banks Lighthouse near Carpenter Rocks South Australia.

“The lighthouse was established in 1883. The original structure was 7.5 metres in height and was made from local limestone. The lantern was used from the old MacDonnell Lighthouse (demolished in 1882) at Cape Northumberland.
The original character was alternating revolving, showing one red and two white faces. The illuminant was vaporized kerosene with an incandescent mantle. 3 groups (3 lamps in each group) 2 white and 1 red.
In May 1928, it was raised to 15 metres. With this upgrade upgrade the light was demanned and the keeper’s cottages have since been demolished.
Until 1976 the light was run on a Dalen Acetylene Gas system which mixed the gas with air and also rotated a lens. It was then converted to electric in using the lens from St Francis Island.”

Info from http://www.lighthouse.net.au


Comments

  • Odille Esmonde-Morgan
    Odille Esmonde...about 4 years ago

    Lovely! Looks just fantastic

  • Thank you Odille.

    – Murray Wills

  • JeffStockton
    JeffStocktonabout 4 years ago

    Great work Murray. A great comp & subjects topped-off nicely with the trails

  • Thanks Jeff

    – Murray Wills

  • Cindy McDonald
    Cindy McDonaldabout 4 years ago

    Excellent!!!! Worth getting home at 3am!

  • Thanks Cindy.

    It was a long interesting day (night).

    – Murray Wills

  • EOS20
    EOS20almost 4 years ago

    Congratulations You have been featured in the Star Trail Photography Group!

  • Thanks EOS20, much appreciated .

    – Murray Wills

  • Michael Treloar
    Michael Treloaralmost 4 years ago

    Excellent idea for a star shot. Brilliant work Murray

  • Murray Wills
    Murray Willsalmost 4 years ago

    Thank you Michael.


desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10%off for joining

the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.