Tonight (March 19, 2011), is a “Super Perigee Moon.” Or so they say. Sensationalist media (i.e. normal media) reference links to earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, cyclones and stuff. Not really funny to create hype around given recent events.
To replace the bung large laptop I’ve gone and build a big white desktop. Here’s most of the boxes as they sat on the table Friday night: Brains go in here: And here’s the brains: Here’s what keeps the brains … Continue reading
Couple of pics off the balcony a few hours apart: As always, you can click on the photo to view in flickr and see it larger.
Melbourne Cup weekend it is. Weather’s not too stunning and I think that must be really awkward for all the Melbournites – they don’t want rain to ruin their suits and fascinators, but with the water shortages I’m sure no … Continue reading
I’ve almost been in Melbourne for a week now, so I’ll have a couple of snaps from here to share soon, but first, a quick set from my last days in NZ relaxing with Dad and Shane. It starts at … Continue reading
A four bedroom house with double garage in Whakatane is not going to fit into a 2 bedroom apartment in Melbourne. The solution? Garage sale. Yuck. This is really not something that inspires me. Hordes of people sifting through your … Continue reading
Long time no post, so here’s what I gout up to a couple of weekends a go – a trip to Taupo for a playdayontrack.co.nz trackday. New road tyres don’t hold up so well on the track: We stayed overnight, … Continue reading
Most of my photos that I like, are ones that have come from well abroad – Europe, Rarotonga, Fiji, Japan. Is it because these places are more photogenic than my backyard? I don’t think so. The reason I see, is … Continue reading
I don’t do a lot of paid photographic work. Photography is primarily a hobby for me, but, I am ever conscious of not undercutting those who need to make a living from photography. The photo I give away for free … Continue reading
Changing a park light bulb in a 2004 Audi S4 turned out to be a little more involved that I initially expected… It all started when the Audi politely notified me with a message on the dash, stating that my … Continue reading
Flood waters have completely receded from our area, and those who need to have been getting stuck into the clean up. Great to have a typical Whakatane day (i.e. sunny!) immediately following the flood. During After And a few more … Continue reading
So I’m getting flooded right now, so I thought I’d update my blog. Yeah, that seems stupid. Anywho, quick one: Ok, back to battening down the hatches, or whatever you do when the water is rising…