Archive for August, 2009


August 16th, 2009

Sorry, no week 32 this week – too busy/tired this weekend to do anything. I’ll try an do a double dose next weekend, I promise.

52/30/5 Week 32

August 9th, 2009

Week 32 is some experiments with long lens macro. All photos were taken with my longer zoom lens (55mm – 200mm), mostly around 200mm.

Some plants:


A kerbside number:

Number 3

A peg on the clothes line:


A detail of our front gate:

Gate Detail

Some plants in the nature strip:


The full set is on Flickr. And in case you missed it, all the backlog full sets have also been loaded.

52/30/5: Full Set catchup

August 9th, 2009

Here are some of the recent full sets, finally uploaded after a bit of a delay:

Week 19: London Monument.

Week 20: Natural History Museum

Week 21: Highgate Cemetery

Week 22: Bletchley Park

Week 23: Blenheim Palace

Week 24: Stonehenge

Week 25: Pembroke Castle.

Week 26: Giant’s Causeway

Week 27: Hadrian’s Wall

Week 28: Whitby Abbey

Week 29: Healesvile Sanctuary

Week 31: Light Trail Experiments


52/30/5 Week 31

August 2nd, 2009

Week 31 was another attempt at some night photography. This is the first time with the new camera, and I’ve learnt a lot since last time.

This time I was mainly trying to get some light trails. Taken from a pedestrian bridge in Tuggeranong.

Cars on the roundabout:

Night I

A truck coming around the corner:

Night II

Cars coming and going on the other side of the bridge:

Night III

Street at night, with a plane flying through the background:

Night IV

And a view of the Tuggeranong Valley:

Night V

More photos next week. The full set will be loaded in the next day or two as I load the backlog onto Flickr.