It was the Blue Banded Bee that got me on my current journey. My husband and I had only been in our new house in 2009 for a month or two when I noticed a solitary bee hanging around the Salvia outside our back door. It had an unusual hum and try as I might, I couldn't get a closer look to see what it was. I spent 3 weeks trying to get photos of it … [Read more...] about Getting More Joy from Your Garden: Blue Banded Bee
A week ago I had the privilege and pleasure to present at the State Rose and Garden Show in Werribee. What an honour that was, to speak on the same stage that also had Jane Edmondson from Gardening Australia, Vasili Kanidiadis of Vasili's Garden on SBS and landscape designers and horticulturalists all talking about gardening, roses, propagation and … [Read more...] about Getting More Joy from Your Garden Through Photography
Wow! What can I say? Firstly, thank you so much to my friend Jan for alerting me to the fact that Phillip Johnson was going to speak at the Belgrave View Club. Never heard of the View Club before. They are a women's group that supports charities like the Smith Family. I did find it interesting to hear that a number of women there had no idea who … [Read more...] about Connected!
As a photographer, it's always lovely when your work gets recognised, even if in just a small way. There's a satisfaction and glow in knowing that someone else appreciates your work. This week I got a lovely surprise when I received an email to say one of my images had been featured in an article by Gurushots about 41 Exquisitely Curvy Shots. I … [Read more...] about Featured image
I'm fairly new to garden blogging - and this has grown out of my passion for gardening and garden photography. It's a great way to showcase my photos and my passion. Today, however, I want to tell you about some other garden bloggers whose sites I absolutely love. It's no secret that the UK is the garden empire - at least I think it is, so … [Read more...] about Garden Bloggers