During a recent visit to Warburton for an Open Gardens I decided to make a trip to the top of Mount Donna Buang, a mountain approximately 80 km's from Melbourne, and an elevation of 1250 metres.Over winter the mountain is usually covered in snow however during summer it is far easier to reach the summit, where there is a tower at the top providing panoramic views across the Dandenong's and the Yarra Valley.Whilst I was up there I took my camera and got a few panoramic views, however, since the tower had a gridded base I was not able to use my tripod and thus

Recently during a weekend trip to Phillip Island I visited my parents at a place they rent out throughout the year. This gave me a great chance to practice my photography in terms of doing more panoramas (at the beach) and also virtual tours of the house.I decided to get out my fisheye lense, and after watching a few youtube video's I thought i would try and take a few 360 degree images, which were a tiny challenge as everything has to be done in manual mode on the DSLR camera, so balancing light can be an issue at times.For a first attempt, I am