Category Archives: Photography

Drive-By Luanda

First proper post of the New Year and we’re staying with the photography theme. In Johannesburg last week I bought myself a Fujifilm Finepix X100. I’d been coveting this little beauty for weeks, and during our New Year’s trip to … Continue reading

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Another HDR Experiment

As I said in the last posting, the effect of HDR is most dramatic when there is a wide variation in light and dark areas. Lit night-time scenes are the best subjects, but those are in short supply around here … Continue reading

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Getting back into photography

You may have noticed (you probably haven’t) that once again I have been completely rubbish at updating the blog. This has been due to a bit of a crisis of direction: finding it difficult to set aside time to really … Continue reading

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Safari Photos

Ordinarily I’d have included some of these in the last post but things are a little hectic this week. Anyway, here are some pics of our recent trip. Most of these were taken by Elliot (I was busy at the … Continue reading

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Lazy Weekend

Finding ourselves with no commitments or firm plans Karen and I had a quiet weekend watching TV and writing and scrapbooking. I am reminded of the need for regular exercise too (each time I look down), so we trudged up … Continue reading

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The Other Side of the Street

Torrential rain yesterday caused such bad traffic congestion that Dino and I had to divert to an inferior (if that’s possible) but nearer supermarket. I had my Flip camera with me again, and on the way home the rain had … Continue reading

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Hong Kong: I’ll Be Back

What do you do when you live in Luanda and your wife’s birthday is coming up — falling on a Sunday? Why, you fly to Hong Kong for the weekend of course! Yes, I agree, it is a totally mad … Continue reading

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