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Photography101 - Day 17 - Glass

We’ve been asked to incorporate glass into today’s image.  It can be a window, a mirror, a drinking glass, or even sunglasses. I wandered around my neighbourhood looking for the perfect shot. 70 more words

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Photography101 - Day 16 - Treasure

Today we’ve been asked to provide a shot of something that we treasure. While I treasure my daughters more than anything in the world they didn’t seem the right choice for this challenge.   80 more words

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Photography101 - weekend 3 - hone your camera eye

As the title suggests we’re encouraged to practice some of the techniques we’ve been learning throughout the month. This week I’ve played with black and white, colour and movement, depth, and capturing architecture from many different perspectives.

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Marvellous Melbourne

A few weeks ago I read an article in The Age titled “Inside story of how Melbourne became marvellous all over again” http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/inside-story-of-how-melbourne-became-marvellous-all-over-again-20141031-11d7f9.html

The article talked about the Melbourne CBD’s astonishing renaissance over the past twenty years and used some pretty convincing data as evidence – an increase in residents from 2,100 to 116,431; of dwellings 685 to 28,099; of outdoor cafes 107 to 534; and of food and beverage outlets 722 to 1,978. 581 more words

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Photography101 - Day 13 - Moment

Today we are asked to show a fleeting moment in our photograph.  This one was taken at the night market in Melbourne.  The colourful costume combined with the movement of the dance provided a perfect ‘moment’ for me to capture.

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Photography101 - Day 12 - Architecture

The theme for today’s photography assignment is ‘architecture’. The Collingwood Town Hall is not far from my home and a great subject for this theme. It was built between 1885 and 1890 in the ‘Second Empire’ style and is considered one of the finest Town Halls in Australia.

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Photography101 - Day 10 - Mystery

Today we are asked to ‘share an image that creates a sense of mystery’. I was looking at this recent shot and realised that there was a second ghostly figure behind the man walking down the lane adding an air of mystery to the photo. 18 more words

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