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by pop511
Tue Nov 05, 2019 5:11 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: A lovely Bug
Replies: 5
Views: 66

Re: A lovely Bug

Agree Minnie. I could have stuck it with a pin to stop it moving, but it would have shouted out in pain!.. :D :D
by pop511
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: A lovely Bug
Replies: 5
Views: 66

A lovely Bug

Saw this to what I can only describe as a beetle walking on a loose brick in my back yard. The colours absolutely floored me. So I ran inside and took out my trusty Canon with a 85mm prime. Attached 36mm and 20mm Kenko lens extenders and went to work, but soon realised that I needed to add the 12mm ...
by pop511
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:26 am
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Australian Maritime Museum_1
Replies: 3
Views: 81

Re: Australian Maritime Museum_1

Composite?
What would you do with it, Minnie?
As seen there is a walkway behind the boat, but I think it is only for staff. Did you read the link?
Have fun;
by pop511
Tue Oct 08, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Australian Maritime Museum_2
Replies: 2
Views: 61

Australian Maritime Museum_2

First picture of a statue in front of a sailing vessel. Shame about the tall tower behind. It is a new casino being built on the foreshore. Blast!! The navy were having a function in the museum and I took the liberty of taking a few pics as they came off their boat. Not much work done to the pics, b...
by pop511
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Australian Maritime Museum_1
Replies: 3
Views: 81

Australian Maritime Museum_1

Took photos around the museum here in Sydney. Shame it was dull and overcast, but as always, fun. This first picture is of an unassuming boat called the Krait. If you open the lync. You will change your mind. As added info. The Japanese thought that saboteurs on the mainland were responsible and mur...
by pop511
Thu Oct 03, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: In Memoriam - Matt Quinn, Revisited Collection
Replies: 12
Views: 528

Re: In Memoriam - Matt Quinn, Revisited Collection

Matt;
He was a Gentleman. Will miss him.
Kind regards to all:
by pop511
Sat Sep 21, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: Dali's The Nobility of Time
Replies: 21
Views: 295

Re: Dali's The Nobility of Time

You win on this one, Minnie. Your work has progressed so much since you joined.
Have fun;
by pop511
Wed Sep 18, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Medical Mission
Replies: 3
Views: 149

Re: Medical Mission

Thanks for the comments. The next big trip is in Feb next year.
by pop511
Wed Sep 18, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Art Gallery of NSW
Replies: 5
Views: 122

Re: Art Gallery of NSW

Thank you for the comments. Has anyone else taken their camera into an art gallery in their home town. Be nice to see?
Have fun;
by pop511
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Medical Mission
Replies: 3
Views: 149

Medical Mission

Another medical mission, this time to San Marcelino, Philippines.
Picture was taken outside the main building of a naval base in which we were billeted.
Have fun;