Nit Wits

Pediculus humanus capitis is the scientific name for Head Lice or Nits. The head louse is an obligate ectoparasite of humans that causes head lice infestation. Head lice are wingless insects spending their entire lives on the human scalp and feeding exclusively on...

Lost Valley at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

The new stars of the show at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary on the Gold Coast are the Ring-Tailed Lemurs. They are natives of Madagascar and made famous by the Madagascar movie franchise and their famous party piece, Move it, Move it. These animals have character. They...

Thoughts on the Australian Ladies Masters Golf 2015

      Ladies Golf, like most Ladies professional sports, is the poor cousin to the Men's events. However I have another take on this. The Ladies game is a lot closer to the average single figure male club player, except they are usually more consistent....

Mr Miyagi, Elvis and The Gauntlet…what the.

I will explain later…trust me, there is a link. Six months or so later, I thought I would consider my progress since discovering the amazing Trackman technology that analyses one's golf game with the precision of an atomic scientist splitting the atom.  It's amazing...

Worldwide Photo Walk in October

Back again. I have signed up to lead another Scott Kelby Worldwide Photowalk, this time at Sanctuary Cove, at the northern end of the Gold Coast. Click here to read more about it and register for this free event on the 11th October 2014. I have been leading the last...

Lemons et al

Have you ever bought a lemon? Not the yellow citrus variety that have a myriad of uses around the home besides popping in cocktail drinks. No, I am referring here to gadgets that cause you grief, you know, shiny must have objects, that we adorn our lives with these...

Five Sporting Legends

If I mention sports legends living in SE Qld who comes to your mind? Think Surfing, Ironman, NRL, AFL and Le Tour. All five of these guys (note the subtle hint…) took part in a novel Legends of Sport event for the staff and clients of JLG, a multinational company...

Australian AWD Table Tennis Championships

It took me a few days to decipher the code. What had All Wheel Drive got to do with Disabled Table Tennis. I tried my scrabble skills, Australian Wheelchair something…No. meanwhile I had been enjoying shooting the event, even though I was having difficulty naming my...

New web exposure…

I discovered a link from Scott Kelby's blog to a new sort of portfolio gizmo called Exposure.So It shows full screen sized images in a sort of blog post. The individual images can be up to 15Mb each, easily large enough to fill a 30 inch monitor browser page. I...

Travelling with your camera

First ask yourself, what sort of photography do I want to do on my next trip? Then, what is the minimum standard of equipment I will need to achieve my goals from the first question. Maybe you already own a kit of a digital SLR camera with several lenses. Will you...