Seven Mile Beach

South of Gerringong is a nature reserve called Seven Mile Beach. It won’t surprise you that it’s a beach that’s seven miles long. What did surprise, and delight me, was that there was only one other person there, and they were walking away. I was able to walk along freshly washed sand, with no sound …

Photokina – Beauty and the Beasts

Photokina is a photography trade show like no other. Held every two years in Cologne, Germany, it is the world’s biggest photography fair. Many manufacturers use the fair to announce new products, and it’s easy to lose sight of the interesting ones amongst the flood of press releases. There were two announcements that stood out …

Cherry Blossom in Spring

I’m still thrown by the seasons and the southern hemisphere! It’s now September, which means Spring is here. The cherry trees in the Blue Mountains are bursting forth with their blossoms, and the air is filled with the scent of the trees.