Australia

December 2002 to August 2010, 126 photos.

Fata Morgana Highway: Endless sraight roads with fata morgana reflections — Fujichrome Velvia, 300mm telephoto lens, 2 December 2002

Yoga Seagull : Lesson one in yoga for seagulls: spread your wings and stretch your left leg. Somewhere on Australia's west coast between Adelaide and Port Lincoln — Fujichrome Velvia, 2 December 2002

Seagull over Beach: A seagull flying over the beach of Coffin Bay National Park near Port Lincoln. It was very windy then — Fujichrome Velvia, 300mm telephoto lens, 3 December 2002

Footprint:

Coffin Bay National Park: Coffin Bay National Park near Port Lincoln — Fujichrome Velvia, 3 December 2002

Cliff: Coffin Bay National Park near Port Lincoln — Fujichrome Velvia, 3 December 2002

Shingleback Skink:

Yangie Bay: Yangie Bay at Coffin Bay National Park near Port Lincoln — Fujichrome Velvia, 3 December 2002

Port Lincoln: Port Lincoln National Park — Fujichrome Velvia, 3 December 2002

Dead Wood: Dead wood at Port Lincoln National Park — Fujichrome Velvia, 90mm macro lens, 3 December 2002

Parrots on Meadow: Four parrots on a meadow at Port Lincoln National Park — Fujichrome Velvia, 300mm telephoto lens, 3 December 2002

Pin Wheel : A pin wheel on a meadow somewhere between Port Lincoln and Ceduna — Fujichrome Velvia, 4 December 2002

Seagull: A seagull at Ceduna while we were waiting for the eclipse — Fujichrome Astia, 4 December 2002

Ceduna Jetty : Waiting for the eclipse. The jetty of Ceduna — Fujichrome Astia, 4 December 2002

Eclipse Tourists: Thousands of people waiting for the eclipse at Ceduna — Fujichrome Astia, 4 December 2002

Solar Eclipse: Partial phase of the eclipse — 300mm telephoto lens at f/8, filter: 2 layers rescue foil, Fujichrome Velvia, 4 December 2002

Solar Eclipse: Total solar eclipse of 4 December 2002 in Ceduna/Australia. The red seam along the Moon's edge is probably caused by chromatic aberration of the telephoto lens and not the Sun's chronosphere or protuberances. There is also a reflection in the upper right corner of this picture — One second exposure on Fujichrome Velvia, 300mm Minolta telephoto lens at f/8.

Solar Eclipse: Total solar eclipse. The diamond ring effect: some parts of the solar disk are shining through valleys on the moon's edge. The red spots on the upper right edge are probably protuberances — 300mm telephoto lens at f/8, Fujichrome Velvia, 4 December 2002

Solar Eclipse: The sickle of the Sun a few seconds after totality. 300mm telephoto lens at f/8. No filter. Image processing: crop, gamma curve and removed reflection of sickle in upper right corner — Fujichrome Velvia, 4 December 2002

Steppe: A steppe in the environment of the small village Iron Knob in South Australia — Fujichrome Velvia, 5 December 2002

Salt Lake: A dry salt lake between Iron Knob and Port Augusta — Fujichrome Velvia, 5 December 2002

Salt Lake: A dry salt lake between Iron Knob and Port Augusta — Fujichrome Velvia, 5 December 2002

Seagulls:

Kangaroo: A kangaroo at the Parndana Wildlife Park on Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Velvia, 7 December 2002

Emu:

Emu:

Parakeet:

Parrot in Prison:

Ducklings:

Kangaroo Feeding:

Wallaby: Mama's bag is the best! A wallaby at Parndana Wildlife Park on Kangaroo Island, South Australia — Fujichrome Astia, 7 December 2002

Kangaroo: Kiss me! A cute kangaroo at the Parndana Wildlife Park on Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Astia, 7 December 2002

Black Swan: Your butt is mine, cause I'm bad, I'm really really bad, you know it! And this pond is mine! - Parndana Wildlife Park, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Astia, December 2002

Goose:

Turkey: Yeah, I'm too sexy for this meadow. I'm too sexy for my feathers, too! Mr. turkey boombastic phantastic ... Gugluglugluglu! Parndana Wildlife Park, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Astia, 300mm telephoto lens, December 2002

Eagle:

Flinders Chase National Park: The road to Admirals Arch at Flinders Chase National Park, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Astia, 7 December 2002

Admirals Arch: A cove at Admirals Arch in Flinders Chase National Park, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Astia, 7 December 2002

Waves: Waves crushing at the rocks. Admirals Arch, Flinders Chase National Park, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Astia, 7 December 2002

Seals : Seals taking a sunbath on a rock at Admirals Arch in Flinders Chase National Park, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Astia, 7 December 2002

Seals:

Kelly Hill Caves : Kelly Hill Caves, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Provia 400F, 7 December 2002

Kelly Hill Caves: Kelly Hill Caves, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Provia 400F, 7 December 2002

Kelly Hill Caves: Kelly Hill Caves, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Provia 400F, 7 December 2002

Kelly Hill Caves : Kelly Hill Caves, Kangaroo Island — Fujichrome Provia 400F, 7 December 2002

Little Sahara:

Santa Claus : Santa Claus pulling a truck with kangaroos — Fujichrome Astia, 135mm telephoto lens, 8 December 2002

Giant Koala :

Waterfall in Grampians National Park:

Grampians National Park:

Grampians National Park:

Lake Bellfield:

Grampians National Park:

Kookaburra:

McKenzie Falls:

McKenzie Falls: McKenzie Falls, Grampians National Park, Victoria — Fujichrome Velvia, ND4 + Pol Filter, December 2002

McKenzie Falls:

McKenzie Falls: McKenzie Falls, Grampians National Park, Victoria — Fujichrome Velvia, ND4 + Pol Filter, December 2002

McKenzie Falls: McKenzie Falls, Grampians National Park, Victoria — Fujichrome Velvia, ND4 + Pol Filter, December 2002

Rock Formations: Rock formations on the South Coast at the Great Ocean Road — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002.

South Coast:

Sun Beams:

Twelve Apostels:

Twelve Apostels:

Fata Morgana:

Pin Wheel:

Sheeps:

Pelicans:

Pelicans:

Parakeets:

Parkes Observatory :

Ibis:

Pelicanes:

Rhinoceros:

Water Buffalo:

Sleeping Koala:

Koala Bear:

Birds:

Kangaroos:

Dust Road:

Anglo-Australian Telescope: The 4m Anglo-Australian Telescope — Fujichrome Astia, 17mm wideangle lens, December 2002

Apsley Falls:

Apsley Falls: Apsley Falls, NSW — Fujichrome Velvia, ca. 1s exposure time, December 2002

Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler: The Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler on the Hawkesbury River — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Poles: Poles in the Hawkesbury River, somewhere northeast of Sydney — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Sydney Harbour Bridge: The Harbour Bridge seen from the Observatory Park — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Sydney: A street in Sydney. Don't remember where it was. Somewhere close to the Harbour Bridge — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Sydney Skyline: Skyline of Sydney with the tower seen from a ferry — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Sydney Skyline: Skyline of Sydney with the tower seen from a ferry — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Sydney Sky Scraper: Reflection in a sky scraper at Circular Quay, Sydney. This image has about 50% perspective correction with The GIMP because I don't have a shift objective. 100% correction (parallel lines) doesn't look natural anymore and no correction looks ugly — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Sydney Chinese Garden: The Chinese Garden inmidst the concrete jungle — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Chinese Garden, Sydney:

Chinese Garden, Sydney:

Church in Sydney: An old fashioned church tower amidst sky scrapers in Sydney. 100% perspective correction with The GIMP — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Sydney Sky Scrapers: Skyscrapers seen from top of Sydney Tower — Fujichrome Velvia, 17mm wideangle lens, December 2002

Little Garden: A little garden on a roof lit up by the setting sun, seen from Sydney Tower — Fujichrome Velvia, December 2002

Glebe Island Bridge: The Glebe Island Bridge seen from top of Sydney Tower — Fujichrome Provia 400F, December 2002

Darling Harbour, Sydney: Nikon D200, 1/351 s, F/10.0, 40 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 02:48:27

Sussex Hotel, Sydney: Nikon D200, 1/180 s, F/7.1, 32 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 05:15:53

Contrasts: Nikon D200, 1/160 s, F/6.3, 32 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 05:17:21

Spider: Nikon D200, 1/125 s, F/5.6, 42 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 05:27:12

Old Harbour, Sydney: Nikon D200, 1/200 s, F/7.1, 24 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 05:32:44

Rock on Car: Nikon D200, 1/180 s, F/7.1, 100 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 05:41:36

Harbour Bridge, Sydney: Nikon D200, 1/320 s, F/9.0, 48 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 05:46:41

Harbour Bridge, Sydney: Nikon D200, 1/320 s, F/9.0, 24 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 06:00:26

Opera House, Sydney: Nikon D200, 1/400 s, F/10.0, 52 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, August 26, 2010 06:15:31

Three Sisters, Blue Mountains: Nikon D200, 34 mm, ISO 100, Friday, August 27, 2010 05:28:09

Three Sisters, Blue Mountains: Nikon D200, 55 mm, ISO 100, Friday, August 27, 2010 05:30:55

Harbour Bridge and Opera House, Sydney: Nikon D200, 1/91 s, F/8.0, 10.5 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, August 28, 2010 09:20:01

Overseas Passenger Terminal, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 85 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, August 28, 2010 09:24:40

Opera House, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 15 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, August 28, 2010 10:06:45

Harbour Bridge, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 32 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, August 28, 2010 10:09:42

Opera House, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 48 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, August 28, 2010 10:11:35

Sydney Skyline: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 24 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, August 28, 2010 10:15:13

Hickson Road, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 12 mm, ISO 100, Monday, August 30, 2010 04:46:12

Darling Harbour, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 16 mm, ISO 100, Monday, August 30, 2010 05:17:24

Harbour Bridge, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 22 mm, ISO 100, Monday, August 30, 2010 05:23:35

Harbour Bridge, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 20 mm, ISO 100, Monday, August 30, 2010 05:45:48

Opera House, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 20 mm, ISO 100, Monday, August 30, 2010 06:17:09

Opera House, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 22 mm, ISO 100, Monday, August 30, 2010 06:22:43

Milsons Point, Sydney: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 24 mm, ISO 100, Monday, August 30, 2010 06:26:05

Sydney Harbour Bridge: Nikon D200, F/11.0, 22 mm, ISO 100, Tuesday, August 31, 2010 10:03:48

Opera House with Skyline: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 45 mm, ISO 100, Tuesday, August 31, 2010 10:12:00

Sydney Skyline: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 45 mm, ISO 100, Tuesday, August 31, 2010 10:13:35

Sydney Harbour Bridge: Nikon D200, 5 s, F/8.0, 19 mm, ISO 100, Tuesday, August 31, 2010 10:16:47

Sydney Skyline: Nikon D200, F/8.0, 24 mm, ISO 100, Tuesday, August 31, 2010 10:19:35