My lovely daughter was enjoying being a superhero earlier in the week, so I thought it would make a good opportunity for a photo. Having just started to learn to use photoshop I thought I would try and remove the background (with limited success), sadly the hair makes it difficult. Any tips on removing background when ‘big’ hair is involved?
A pack of Australian Ravens in flight.
Sulfur is an abundant element found in all living cells, what does it look like under the microscope?
The Pakenham Carols were held at the Toomuc reserve on December 12th, 2015. The carols were held by the Cardinia council and consisted of various activities including of course carols before being finished with fireworks. I wanted to try my luck at photographing the fireworks, and tried a longer exposure (> 1 second), higher ISO…
The Fijian crested iguana (Brachylophus vitiensis) from the Melbourne Zoo
This has been one of my favorite Under the Microscope segments, mainly because the item is so abstract that it is very difficult to determine what it is; the coco pop, also known as the Cocoa Krispie
In November, we visited Grants Picnic Ground in the Sherbrook Forest (Off Monbulk Rd, Belgrave) to allow me to take some photos. I thought it might be nice to bring my daughter and wife along to see some of the birds. The park offers a fenced feeding area / cafe where you can purchase seeds…
Take a peek at a thin layer of Onion Skin under the microscope.
Take a peek at Aspirin under the microscope, but this time by dark field microscopy.
The Western honey bee or Apis mellifera is a common insect around my parents garden in the South East Suburbs of Melbourne, being attracted to the pollen from the Grevillea banksii. The Western honey bee is a fascinating insect that is commercially used to produce honey. It also has a social caste system in addition to…
Kata Tjuta (meaning many heads to the Pitjantjatjara aboriginal people), also known as The Olga’s is a rock formation located in Uluru-Kata Tjuta national park and is located around 30 km’s away from Uluru.
Sunset from the Housing estate off Pakenham Road, on the 30th September 2016.