Look up again #2

I can’t resist. After thinking about stars and the future, I thought I’ll put up another photo for the theme. I don’t think there are any rules about putting up more than one? Anyway, here goes . . . . Star trails. This one was taken just last week closer to home. And so once…

Just look up

For me, a star filled night sky inspires me about the future. In the city, it is hard to see the stars. Too much light pollution and distraction. And most of the time, I forget to look up. Then when we get away to the country side and the night sky is clear, my jaws…

Coppin’s Track in Sorrento

I don’t know how I had forgotten about the scenic the cliffs and back beaches in Sorrento (a seaside town south of Melbourne). So, a few weeks back when we went for a walk along Coppin’s track, we were reminded by what we have been missing all these years! Coppin’s track is a walk that…

Stars in Motion

Startrails taken down in Sorrento on the Mornington Peninsula in Melbourne. The night was clear and bursting with stars so much so that I simply had to capture it. ( By the way, I don’t have a SLR so I simply set my camera to take multiple shots until the battery ran out. I then…

When it is dark enough, you can see the stars

“When it is dark enough, you can see the stars” – R.W. Emerson I remember reading this quote as a teenager and even then, as an awkward and sometimes confused teenager, it had a profound impact upon me. I appreciated what it said and meant almost immediately. It was simple yet powerful in its insight.…