River Heads Sunset.

River Heads Sunset.

Photograph by Paul Aurisch · · From Pic of the Week I see this sunset every afternoon on my way home and I was thinking I really need to photograph that and last night I finally did. River Heads QLD 4655 Source: ABC OPEN: December sunset || From Project: Pic of the Week

Secrets of the Eucalyptus Tree.

Secrets of the Eucalyptus Tree.

Scientists have unravelled the genetic makeup of a eucalyptus tree which could open up new possibilities for renewable forestry and fuel. The international project has mapped the genome for the Eucalyptus grandis, otherwise known as the flooded gum tree, or the rose gum in Queensland. Research fellow Carsten Kulheim, from the Australian National University, was … Continue reading

Amsterdam at Night,

Amsterdam at Night,

Life in Amsterdam is always interesting. Particularly at night, when the Dutch capital’s streets come alive with both locals and the usual tourists sampling anything and everything this wonderful place has to offer. Enter Julie Hrudova, a street and documentary photographer born in Prague, now based in Amsterdam. Her latest series, Amsterdam at Night, shows … Continue reading

Cradle Mountain Lodge.

Cradle Mountain Lodge.

Photographer: Lex Porebski. By GasgasLex · · From Snapped: Buildings A warm and cosy lodge at Cradle Mountain in Tasmania is a great place to stay right next to the national park with wombats, and wallabies, platypi and all manner of marsupial rodents ambling right next to your accommodation without a care. Cradle Mountain TASMANIA. … Continue reading

Glamour of the 1950s.

Glamour of the 1950s.

These photos depict a very common style of the 1950s in glamour photography. There were however no modelling agencies and this made it difficult in terms of finding professionals. Most of the support staff of make up crews, lighting, costume and props was also missing. Most of the photographers worked with women who were willing … Continue reading