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Heterochromia, Macro Eye Photography

Heterochromia, def: When one part of the iris is a different colour to the other part.     I played around with this image in lightroom to see mainly what the extent of Lightroom's capabilities are since they are generally quite subtle & not nearly as extensive as...

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CONSTANTIA FRESH 2016!

One of my favourite & most anticipated events of the year, this was my third successive Constantia Fresh at Buitenverwachting Wine Estate, and I'm always impressed. Spoilt with beauty & incredible views, all the wine tasting your liver can muster sampling some of the...

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My Chemical Romance – MACRO

Yes, i know it's been a while...and I have around 4000 photo's from the last 3 months I haven't even looked at yet. But I bought a new FX Nikon 610, with 2 awesome lenses, one being a Nikkor Micro 105mm f2.8 (Macro to the rest of the world, but Nikon had to be...

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Windsurfing Paternoster

I haven't tried any surfing / windsurfing photo's, but on a recent windsurf road trip up the West Coast with my partner in search of good waves for him, I thought I'd take a few shots. Came to the realization I definitely need a bigger zoom! and a larger camera with a...

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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,800 times in 2015. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 4 trips to carry...

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PRINGLE BAY…little treasures

A walk on the beach at Pringle Bay with my daughter offered a little treasure or 2 to photograph. A pink stripey jelly fish (there were actually a whole lot of them washed up) and the tiniest crayfish tail I've ever seen, smaller than a R5 coin. See it held in the...

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Langebaan, winter on the west coast

I took my daughter up to our Langebaan house for the school's 3 week winter holiday over June / July. I had set myself a couple of "fun" goals...like read that book I've been meaning to read since the December holidays, and do some road-tripping up the west coast to...

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St Helena Bay, West Coast

My Dad relocated to St Helena Bay approximately 18 months ago. I have often visited the west coast as we have a holiday house in Langebaan. I have always enjoyed the natural beauty and good weather, spending most of our time boating and sunbathing in Kraal baai in the...

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