Friday Photo #6
May06

Friday Photo #6

Again from the land of down-under, this weeks photo was a complete fluke! I was watching a firework display at the broadwater on the Gold Coast when a crack of lightning stuck to the side of us followed by the loudest bit of thunder I’ve ever heard. The firework display came to an end but the storm was still happening around us with some immense fork lightning. I stepped up the shutter speed on my camera to 8 seconds and managed...

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Friday Photo #5
Apr29

Friday Photo #5

Hailing from the land down-under this time… I took this photo while in the outback. We went out at night time to an area with no lights and the sky was just amazing. I’d never seen so many stars in my life and managed to get this awesome photo! I haven’t had to alter this in any way… the sky was actually that cool! The light you see on the trees is coming from the headlights of my...

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Guest Post: Backpacking in Australia
Apr11

Guest Post: Backpacking in Australia

With its superb climate, beautiful beaches and laid back lifestyle, Australia is a destination that really appeals to free spirit in all of us. So it is no surprise that a backpacking trip to ‘Oz’, as it is known in travelling circles, has become something of a rite of passage for the European traveller. With so much to see and do across this vast and varied land, backpacking offers a simple and cost effective way in which to explore...

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Australia: The Greatest Country on Earth
Apr03

Australia: The Greatest Country on Earth

‘Australia: The Greatest Country on Earth’. Straight away I know what you’re thinking “That’s a bloody big statement to make, I hope you’re going to back it up?!” – Well let me start with this; I’m not saying this statement is a matter of fact, and I’m certainly not trying to make you change your mind on where you think is the greatest place on earth. The statement is merely my own personal opinion, one of which I hope you’ll take...

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