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Home with the Flu today I couldn't resist going outside to photograph the hive of activity around the lavender bush in our herb garden. Such nice warm sun and fresh air, and some fun photography.
Comet 29P Schwassmann-Wachmann June-July 2013 Outburst from Roger Groom on Vimeo. See my page about this comet for commentary of the video contents.
Check out the amazing sunrise this morning! Photographs taken from the hills of Perth, Western Australia and including the "Golden Pipeline" bathed in the morning colours.
I enjoyed a walk around some forest in Glen Forrest / Helena Valley this afternoon with my new lens. Great to be out and about in the bush with camera gear, in daylight! My ankle held up well too which is good.
I have a new lens! Tamron 24-70 f/2.8 VC. It's the new all-rounder for my cameras, to match nicely with my Canon 70-200 F/4 L. For the last 10 years my main all-rounder lens has been the Canon 17-40 F/4 L, which always left a bit of a gap between…
This is a wide panoramic taken at Mundaring Weir. The panoramic contains three frames. It's one of my better recent astrophotography results I think. Read more at my Astro Photography Australia site.
I absolutely love this photo from the lookout over Mundaring Weir (looking over Helena Valley. I just love the layer of fog, with the soft glow of pre-dawn light on the trunks of the trees, with the crescent moon and the beautiful soft blue tones. Buy astrophotography such as this…
Check out my latest star trail shot, with reflections in Lake Leschenaultia at my Astro Photography Australia store.
The Comet 29P Schwassmann-Wachmann; 2013-06-28T10:51:45.613; which had an outburst on approximately the 13th June 2013 continues to evolve and now, after a 5 day break of cloud, is appearing quite different from the 22nd when I last photographed it. The image below shows how broad and diffuse the "tail" has become,…