Murray Bridge

Today being cooler, overcast and raining I took the opportunity to get out with the camera and take a few shots just around Murray Bridge. This abandoned farmhouse surrounded by tall grass had caught my eye some weeks ago and I decided to brave the snakes hoping they would stay home in the rain and… Read More Murray Bridge

Up close with a Bird of Paradise flower

The other day I noticed all the Bird of Paradise flowers (Strelitzia reginae) were blooming in the public gardens in Murray Bridge and with nothing else to do on a glorious sunny winters morning I decided to take some shots with my little Pentax camera. Pentax X90, Macro 1 cm mode.


The original bridge is a grand example of Victorian engineering, all Meccano and rivets. In its history, it has been adapted to meet the needs of the times, but its structure remains the same, a structure with character and aging with wrinkles and sunspots. Late evening after a storm Early foggy morning Under the bridge… Read More Bridges


I was visiting a friend the other day who dragged me over to the boot of her car and inside was an old typewriter that had seen far better days. Having just my iPad with me I took a few shots and used Snapseed to convert to black and white.