Well, all has been said and done. I have completed the DPC beginners course (some weeks ago actually, but life seems to have gotten in the way of late) and I assume I can officially call myself an amateur photographer. This, however, posed a perplexing question. What exactly is an "Amateur Photographer"? I mean besides the obvious fact that there are preciously few souls willing to part with hard earned cash in exchange for any of my photographs. Well, make that none actually. Mom does…Continue
Recently we had our very first macro weekend at Old Joe’s Kaia in Schoemanskloof, and it was amazing. I absolutely loved the experience and the location and the people. Old Joe’s Kaia is set in a beautiful part of the country and provides an abundance of subject matter for just about any type of photography. We were probably a little early in the year to get the best array of insects for that sort of macro, but the size of the property and diversity of areas within the grounds allowed us…Continue
For those who have already met me or read my last blog post, you would not be wrong in your placing me squarely in the “Type B” personality box. Although, this method of categorizing people is generally criticized as being too general, I am by no means a psychology buff, so I will refrain from starting a debate on the subject.
Having said that; I am well aware of the fact that I am an introverted individual who prefers one-on-one interaction and in general, will only speak my…Continue