Author Archives: Wilson

Surfing

Some good company for an afternoon surfing in Venice Beach, California.

(Sony a7iii, ISO 100, f/4, 35mm, 1/125s)

This photo was taken in June of 2018.

Red and White

Another tulip, this one from the Floriade festival in Canberra.

(Sony a200, ISO 100, f/5.6, 55mm [82mm equiv], 1/400s)

This photo is from October of 2008.

Autumn Leaves

Some areas of Australia do see autumn leaves that look like their northern-hemisphere cousins.

(Sony a65, ISO 100, f/8.0, 50mm [75mm equiv], 1/640s)

This photo was taken in the Blue Mountains region west of Sydney in April of 2015.

Scottish Highlands

The distant mountains seen from the trail that leads to Camasunary Beach, in the Isle of Skye, northern Scotland.

(Canon 6D, ISO 125, f/8.0, 200mm, 1/200s)

Photo taken in November of 2017.

Droplets on Tulip

A drizzly morning at the Tesselaar Tulip Festival, just outside Melbourne.

(Sony A200, ISO 100, f/7.1, 70mm [105mm eq], 1/125s)

Photo taken in October of 2009.

Comet McNaught

In early 2007, comet C/2006 P1 (or comet McNaught after its discoverer, British-Australian astronomer Robert H. McNaught) was visible from the southern hemisphere for several weeks. It was the brightest comet in several decades and made quite a show in our skies.

(scanned from film)

This photo was taken from the beach in Port Melbourne, looking west soon after sunset, in January of 2007.

Harbour Bridge

The Sydney Harbour Bridge at sunset, seen from Observatory Hill.

(Sony A200, ISO 100, f/5.6, 50mm [75mm eq], 1/125)

This photo is from October of 2011.

Sun behind the clouds

The sun tries to come out from behind the clouds to warm up this autumn morning at Neist Point, in the Isle of Skye, Scotland.

(Sony A65, ISO 100, f/5, 30mm [45mm eq], HDR composite 1/100s+1/160s+1/250s)

This photo was taken in November of 2017, a bit over a year ago today.

Walking the dog

A nice walk on the beach near the cliffs in Newcastle, Australia.

(Sony A65, ISO 400, f/9, 35mm [52mm eq], 1/1250s)

Photo taken in July of 2017.

Clear waters

Blue skies, green seas and very clean waters make this beach on the southwest coast of Fiji, near the village of Sanasana, a great place to relax.

(Sony A65, ISO 100, f/8, 17mm [25mm eq], 1/800s)

This photo was taken in September of 2015.