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For those of you who have GAS this may be of interest:

http://www.thedigitalshow.com.au/
The Digital Show will return in 2015 from Friday 16 - Sunday 18 October, at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre. Will you be joining us?
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For those of you who may wander a long way from a power point this article may be of interest

http://danbaileyphoto.com/blog/solar-charging-solutions-for-your-camera-batteries/

Modern technology is awesome, but it sucks to be tethered all the time. As much as we depend on our gadgets, and especially our cameras, we what outdoor photographers, adventurers and travelers really long for is to be able to … Continue reading →
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If anyone is interested Michaels in Melbourne has the new 7-14/f2.8 available to play with/buy price is $1649

And yes I've played with it and so far resisted the temptation to buy it - just
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Excellent news. So their shipping and that means my lens will be here any day now. :))) The Holy Trinity will be complete. :)))
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Late Autumn at the MCG
It's a shame the game is very lopsided.
At least my team is winnng

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Go Hawks
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Blast from the past
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+Jerome Decarne and +Simon Wilson​ thanks, it is good to dig out some old images - more to come
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Street art from various locations around the #melbourne  CBD

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A great range of art and images Paul. 
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For those of you who may wander a long way from a power point this article may be of interest

http://danbaileyphoto.com/blog/solar-charging-solutions-for-your-camera-batteries/

Modern technology is awesome, but it sucks to be tethered all the time. As much as we depend on our gadgets, and especially our cameras, we what outdoor photographers, adventurers and travelers really long for is to be able to … Continue reading →
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Photos from the #anzacday2015   commemorations in #melbourne  
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Anzac Day Parade Melbourne

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I'm a very occasional amateur photographer mainly interested in cityscapes and informal portraits. Member of Australian Photographers group http://www.group.as/australian+photographers/
 
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Legendary Austin actor, Jaston Williams on stage at Zach Theatre. My wonderful friends in the marketing department at Zach Theatre asked me

The Olympus OMD for weddings
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Number of Adobe Accounts Hacked Now Up to 150M, Check Yours
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News about the Adobe account hack just keeps getting worse and worse. First, 2.9 million users had supposedly been hacked. Then, the number

How to Print Photos with Lightroom: The Print Module
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Numerous photographers are taking advantage of Lightroom for organizing and editing photos. The software makes the process of importing and

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I think there are two reasons driving this incredible decline. Two bubble bursting phenomena occurring on top of each other. The obvious fir

Responsive Web Design Sucks: Plugins, Shims & Polyfills - Chromatix ...
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Tweet. tetris-lamp. Websites that magically adapt to the user's screen size, who wouldn't want that nowadays? Especially since Samsung and A

Shooting outside the comfort zone
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Earlier this month I was thrilled to be asked along to a shoot organised by +Paul Pavlinovich and +George Darsas from the +Melbourne Photowa

Olympus to Drop Cheap Point-And-Shoot Cameras
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With high-tech smartphones and numerous photos apps making it harder to convince people that they need point-and-shoot cameras, it's no surp

Speakers and Performers
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TEDxMelbourne: Untapped - 26 May Tinpan Orange In 2012, Tinpan Orange singer-songwriter, Emily Lubitz, sang the anonymous lead vocal on

Checking in with the remaining VSL readers.
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Seems like barely a week ago I announced that I was changing the way I would be handling the blog. I dumped most of the gear specific posts

Polar Bear at a German Zoo Gets Its Paws on a Canon 70-200mm Lens
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German photographers Marion and Dieter were visiting the Nuremberg Zoo earlier this month when they came across an odd sight: one of the pol

Strobist
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The world's most popular free resource for learning how to use off-camera flash.

The Giving Lens
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Capture and save the memories, create genuine human connections, and give back to those in need. See TGL Workshops. One of the best ways to

Focus Stacking in Macro Photography: Digital Photography Review
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How to Scan Film Negatives with a DSLR
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Well, lets just say I've gotten better at this over the last couple of years. The left image was one of the first I've "scanned" with my DSL