Month January 2009

Speed test

Every so often I do a network speed test. I use The results seem in line with expectations, but the important thing is the graphics are great!


This week I changed my usual practice of cut flowers and bought some orchids (or Phalaenopsis to be precise):I chose a white background as it seemed to better convey the delicate nature of the flower. I’ll try other backgrounds later.…

Still Life

After yesterday’s adventure in German Mills Settlers Park, and my brief but chilly dunk in the creek, today I opted for a less risky still-life session. I’m enjoying the new Konica lens, and while the 100mm equivalent has a role…