Monthly Archives: February 2010

Photos: The Scale of Antarctica

It’s hard to judge the size of things in Antarctica. There is absolutely nothing man made with which to compare the ice covered mountains. No buildings or masts or pylons. Worse than that, there’s not even any trees or bushes … Continue reading

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Photos: birds in flight

It’s not about the gear, it’s about knowing your subjects and how to take photos. But in the case of birds in flight, gear helps. Two things I like about my new zoom lens: super-fast autofocus and dual mode image … Continue reading

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Photo: Sunset over the Drake Passage

This is currently the desktop image on my laptop. Click for full sized file.

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Photo: hot tub, cold place

I love my job!

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A bad flight (and a new laptop on the way?)

The story of part one of my flight home: I waited by the cruise for my taxi, which didn’t seem to be booked by anyone, and once it was finally sorted I set off with about 45 minutes to go … Continue reading

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