Forget “The Thinker”

Let me present to you…

Danger! Masked Trains

A few from the last couple of days. I don’t normally take pictures on the train but I liked the late afternoon light today!

Come on in…

Australians (Aussies) don’t really celebrate Halloween but on a walk today from Bondi to the Sydney CBD I passed a few places that were preparing for trick or treaters… and out the front of the Hyde Park War Memorial were some RSL members in full dress:

You lookin’ at me?

Finished my final week on-site at the College of Law this week! After 8 long years of study it’s all finally over – wooooohooooooo! More free time to do anything! Now I just have to finish my work experience and then apply to be admitted as a lawyer (along with declaring my run-ins with the law when I was a teenager)! Went down to Bondi…

Sculptures by the sea

Currently on in Sydney on the scenic walk between Bondi and Tamarama Beaches!      

Tragedy

Been out and about but not as many keepers recently. Got a real evil eye by a father today when I took a photo of his cute bub who I thought was making a particularly interesting face. “I’m not a pedo!” I felt like saying. Sigh. It’s a shame that is where our society is today.  

The ones that got away – Sep/Oct 2012

I’ve had my new camera for just under a month now, and for every photo that makes it on to this site there are literally 50 or 100 that don’t. Here are some of my ‘near misses’ over the last month. As you can see from the above pics, there is a great deal of luck that comes into a good ‘street’ style photograph….

The Musical (Bicycle) Messenger

I’ve worked in the Sydney CBD for the better part of the last 8 years, and over the last 4 or so of those I’ve had the pleasure of listening to a bicycle messenger who stops in between jobs to play music for strangers. He is a trumpeter, and a darn good one at that! He doesn’t refer to any sheet music (even though…