Fujifilm XF1 Compact Digital Camera

Fujifilm XF1 Compact Digital Camera

I haven’t had a great deal of luck with my back up cameras in the last few years. When I started this website I had a Nikon D3100 as a point and shoot back up camera. It just died! I replaced it six months ago with a Panasonic DMC-FT5 all weather camera as I...
Invercargill Photowalk

Invercargill Photowalk

At the tail end of October the Southland Photographic Society hosted an Invercargill photowalk with Trey Ratcliff. Not only was it the first time that Trey had led an Invercargill photowalk, but it was also the first organised photo taking outing I had attended. For...
New Website For The Daily Photo

New Website For The Daily Photo

New website for The Daily Photo I have been working on the new website for The Daily Photo behind the scenes for some time now. Even though the new site wasn’t really ready I was hoping to get it live yesterday – 1 December – but I didn’t quite...
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 All Weather Camera

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 All Weather Camera

All Weather Camera As A Backup When I started out on my photography adventures a couple of years ago I picked up a $99.00 14MP Nikon point-and-shoot as a “back-up” camera to my Nikon D5100 DSLR. While it was certainly not capable of results to match images...
Photo A Day – Lessons Learnt

Photo A Day – Lessons Learnt

Photo A Day – Lessons Learnt Approaching the 70th day – and therefore the 70th photo – of my photo a day project, I thought I would pause and consider some of the lessons I have learnt. Not only lessons about the actual photos I have taken –...
My photo a day project

My photo a day project

My goodness – how time flies. It has been almost two months since I last posted anything to my jpegs web site. This has not been because I have been lazy, or have forgotten about this website. It is because I have in fact been quite busy with my photo a day...
A Photo A Day

A Photo A Day

For the past few weeks I have been trying to take a photo a day and post it to my Facebook profile. For the most part I have been reasonably successful at it although on the odd occasion I have either missed taking a photo, or have sneakily added one from the previous...
The West Coast Of The South Island

The West Coast Of The South Island

One of the most photographed spots in the South Island would have to be Lake Matheson, just a few kilometres west of Fox Glacier township. Normally the peak of Mt Cook can be seen in the distance – but the day I took the photo above was overcast but still...