RBWH busway station, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Late afternoon after a heavy shower, the view out the end of the station was like looking through a portal to a different world. The station was in the shadow of the hospital but the taller buildings in the CBD still had the sun reflecting off them and there … Continue reading Busway Station
Being active, fit, and strong are things I really enjoy. Most of my life I have played one or more sports at any time and since leaving high school I have spent time trying to build some strength and muscle mass. For the last two and a half years though I've had a different focus … Continue reading 16 Week Fitness Challenge
Noosa Chocolate Factory, Queensland, Australia I took this photo just to torment my wife, but I've since decided I quite like it as a photo. The contrasting shades of brown, the texture of the brownie, the focus - I'm a photography noob but it all appeals to me. And yes, the brownies are long gone.
Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America A late afternoon view from the Sheraton Waikiki Leahi Club Lounge (30th floor of the Sheraton hotel). A quick Bing image search shows this is quite a popular spot to take a photo and I had some lucky timing with the 3 boats on the beach & the … Continue reading Waikiki
Coles Bay, Tasmania, Australia is one of my favourite places. It's on Tasmania's East Coast, roughly half way between Launceston and Hobart and adjacent to Freycinet National Park - home to the picturesque Wine Glass Bay. There is an oyster farm in Coles Bay, as well as a number of farms, wineries, breweries & distilleries … Continue reading Coles Bay
Train Station, Queensland, Australia I got caught in some heavy rain and significant wind at a train station and, while I took shelter under an awning (somewhat successfully), I tried to get of picture of the walls of water sweeping across the platform. Unfortunately rain always seems less intense in a photo so I added … Continue reading Train Station
The Grotto, Great Ocean Road, Port Campbell, Victoria, Australia This was taken on a trip between Adelaide and Melbourne along the Great Ocean Road, one of Australia's great drives. The natural rock arch was a nice frame for the ocean behind but with the dark foreground and light background I couldn't get my iPhone 4 … Continue reading The Grotto