Salamanca Markets – Hobart

The Saturday Salamanca Markets are a real drawcard in Hobart, and it is for this reason that I always plan my trips to Tassy to cross a weekend with the Saturday in Hobart. Full of fresh produce, Huan pine, great pics from other photographers, crafts, cheese, wine, all sorts of food and some beautiful talentedContinue reading “Salamanca Markets – Hobart”

Wedding Photography

Enthusiast Photographer?  Been asked to shoot a friends Wedding or family?  A bit scared?  How do you get the Professional Photographers Look?  Well its actually quite easy! It is all about bokeh or more importantly a fast lens with a very fast aperture like f1.4 of f2.0.  f2.8 is great also and at medium telephotoContinue reading “Wedding Photography”

Cook Island, Tweed Heads, QLD, Australia

Well the love of Photography and Diving would eventually lead to an Underwater housing for one of my cameras.  This is my first time out with new Canon G1X MKII.  I did lot of research from Compact Camera, to Olympus Micro 4/3s to Digital SLR and finally decided on the G1X MKII for the factContinue reading “Cook Island, Tweed Heads, QLD, Australia”

Fitch Hatton Gorge, Mackay, QLD, Australia

When your on your way to Cairns from Brisbane you go through Mackay.  One trip about 60km west of Mackay worth checking out is the Finch Hatton Gorge, Waterfall and Rainforest.  A great place to stay is the Finch Hatton Gorge Cabins.  4×4 needed in the wet season, but in the dryer months a normalContinue reading “Fitch Hatton Gorge, Mackay, QLD, Australia”

Jelly Fish Lake, Palau, Micronesia

One thing in life that you should add to your bucket list, is the amazing place that is the Rock Islands and Jelly Fish Lake of Palau in Micronesia.  I visited here in Easter 2013 on a Scuba Diving Journey, it is quite simply one of those places that is “Out of this World”.  MoreContinue reading “Jelly Fish Lake, Palau, Micronesia”

Beechworth, VIC, Australia

Beechworth is a nice little town nestled in the foot hills of the Victorian Snow Region in North East Victoria.  Its famous for its Gold rush in the 1850s and the amazing Beechworth Bakery.  I highly recommend the bakery as one of the best in Victoria for the great Australian Meat Pie. May is aContinue reading “Beechworth, VIC, Australia”

Byron Bay Hinterland, NSW, Australia

Everybody who visits Byron Bay in NSW raves about the famous beaches like Wategoes.  However some of the best parts or attractions can be found in the Hinterland.  From the Pacific Highway (or soon to be Old Pacific Hwy) there is a lookout point off Coolamon Scenic Drive with great scenic vistas of the whole cauldronContinue reading “Byron Bay Hinterland, NSW, Australia”