Up close and impersonal

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Most species of wildlife are naturally wary of people. Animals that ignore bigger animals risk making the transition from wildlife to food. I mostly use a 300mm or 500mm lens for photographing wildlife, the magnifying effect of the telephoto counteracting shooting distances … Read More

Wildlife on golden pond

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Over the last month I had a couple of early starts in the Mount Annan Botanic Gardens in western Sydney. In mid winter the gardens open just after dawn. That early the bushland tracks are pretty cold and dim, making the string of ponds … Read More