The last two days of this week I had to go away for work, and I managed to get a couple of reasonable photos on my old camera, as I am still waiting for my new one to arrive.
This Moorhen in my backyard was bathing in a puddle on my path.
These boats were taken just 3 minutes up the road. Now I am not a fan of boat photos, but the water was still as glass and I could not resist the reflections.
Thursday was a beautiful day to be driving up the East Coast, but unfortunately due to time restrictions I didn’t really have an opportunity to take photos. These two photos were taken on the roadside. What you don’t see is the Panaorama photo I thought I had taken! (The view extends in an arc over 180 degrees at this point). It was beautiful on a 28 degree day – the sparkle on the water, the distant spume against the land making a little mist that hugged the coastline, and the lone tree, bent against the wind near the tumbledown wall.
Driving through country near Fingal I stopped to take a picture of a crow (which I didn’t get) and instead took this lovely face peering at the road. I love the shaggy ears.
This little black water bird amongst the Seagulls at lake Dulverton amused me, and the wind ruffling his feathers seemed opportune just after I clicked the button!
The working windmill at Oatlands. I love the white sails against the blue sky, and it made a nice sound as it ticked over.
The black water bird again, love how he has actually merged with the seagull behind. Lake Dulverton was abounding with birdlife of all kinds.
Hope you enjoyed my little road trip, next time I will allow more time so I can take some proper photos.