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Photographing the night sky–getting that ‘pro’ touch.

Getting those amazing star-filled night shots is easier than you think. No, it’s not as easy as shooting on Auto but [quiet you, in the back there] I reckon the extra little effort is worth it. If you’ve been looking … Continue reading

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Road Trip ~ August 2013 – Johannesburg. Chapter 1

Ah, there you are. We’ll start today’s post with a Vulgar Latin phrase (it’s quite alright. It’s not the phrase that’s rude, merely ‘nonstandard’ Latin). Yes, ok. I’ll get on with it… ‘Necitas mater absentum est’ – which is Latin … Continue reading

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Honeymoon Travels–Chapter Seven – Mini episode on wheels

If you’re new to this site, your humbule bloggist managed to formally ensnare his better half in a matrimonial ceremony in September 2012. In keeping with one of the visions of this blog, it is his intention to document the … Continue reading

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….and we’re back

You see, I can’t be away for five minutes and I have to come back and sort you lot out. I’m just kidding, you were all probably impeccably behaved.  However, in truth I was away just longer than five minutes. … Continue reading

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Honeymoon Travels–Chapter Six–Getting rubbed up the wrong way

After spending so much time in the dining room, it was essential to find activities to work off all that energy. This was not difficult because at Cathedral Peak you’re spoilt for choice. However, we thought we’d spend our first … Continue reading

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A birthday treat – and more wildlife photographic experiences

A bumper article in which we tickle a Cheetah and get REALLY close to Rhinos I had been trying to keep it all a secret from Mrs. Chips (and you lot, of course) for the last few days but after … Continue reading

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Honeymoon Travels–Chapter Five. We enter the Dragon.

If you’ve been reading the previous chapters, you will have read how we are on our way into the Drakensberg range which, translated into English, means Dragon’s Mountains. If you’re feeling a little linguistically adventurous, you may wish to use … Continue reading

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