Friday, May 28, 2010

Ocean Spray

Somewhere on the Cape coast. Derrick, Canon 1D, 300mm f4L

Saturday, May 8, 2010

Orange Silhouette

Merle. Canon 5D Mark 2 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 IS L

Fire Red

Pity they only last for one short season, it would be great to have them all year round!
Merle. Canon 5D Mark2. 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 IS L


Merle. Canon 5D 100mm F2.8 Macro

Bluegum Feast

Merle. Canon 5D 100mm F2.8 Macro


Grass cut and bundled into equal quantities to be used for thatching roofs, selling for about 40c a bundle, which might not seem like a lot but when you need a couple of thousand it all adds up!
Merle.  Canon 5D Mark2. 100-400mm 4.5-5-6 IS L

Winter's Gold

One crisp Winter's afternoon the sun's arch, being not as high as in Summer, turned the water at Hartebeespoort Dam into rich, molten, shimmering gold!  The glare was a bit hard on the eyes but it was an incredible sight!
Merle. Canon 5D Mark2. 28-80mm 2.8-4 L


Merle.  Canon 5D Mark 2. 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 IS L

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Autumn Orange

In spite of all the rain, when the sun comes out the Autumn colours are just as brilliant as ever.
Merle. Canon 5D Mk2 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 IS L


One sunny Sunday afternoon along the edge of Hartebeespoort Dam!
Merle.  Canon 5D Mk2 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 IS L

Lightning over Johannesburg

Lightning over Johannesburg's northern suburbs, looking west from Fourways. Derrick - Canon 5D, Exposure 8 seconds, f22.