This is the year in which I hope to start my PhD in Information Technology.
It is a bit daunting, as I know that this type of study is meant to be all-consuming. 271 more words
The first time I visited Burleigh Heads National Park I didn’t have my wide angle lens. That day I almost exclusively used my telephoto lens, the incredibly cheap 75-300 f4-5 (no IS) but I got shots that I was really happy about. 174 more words
Just some quick test photos, trying out the macro capabilities of the Canon 17-40mm L USM Lens. Macro is not what this lens what designed for as it does not magnify the subject, however it does an ok job with it’s ability to focus at very short distances. Here’s some examples,
A coroner who investigated a drug-related death in custody in Cairns has recommended changes to the way the city’s watch house officers are trained.
Nathan McGrath overdosed on methylamphetmaine in the Cairns police watch house in June 2012. 126 more words
There has been a drop in the number of young people under youth justice supervision but Indigenous young people are still over-represented, according to a recent report. 67 more words
A sex offender who fled from his supervised housing in Brisbane has been remanded in custody after appearing in the District Court.
Stewart Dawson, 44, was reported missing on Monday after authorities went to check on problems with his monitoring bracelet. 36 more words