The Bay of Fires at night can be just as spectacular as it is by day! Here are some photos from a couple of night sky shoots in the area over the last few years, including a cloudy aurora from April 2017… Read more →
Aurora Alert! There is a very good chance of the aurora appearing this week, and it may be around for a few days too.
**Update March 15 AM: Bt is now 9 and the Bz -6 so the conditions are OK for a fairly weak aurora to appear **
The reason being an elongated “coronal hole” is now facing the earth allowing the solar wind to escape the sun… Read more →
A lazy summer morning by the Franklin River… the longer you sit and look, the more you notice… the glistening of crystal clear waters and the glimmering leatherwood
The Glimmering Leatherwood (Part I) from Luke O’Brien on Vimeo.
The Glimmering Leatherwood (Part II) from Luke O’Brien on Vimeo… Read more →
Lovers Falls is one of the highlights of a trip to Corinna. Made even more special due to its seclusion, it is only accessible by kayak, or chartering a small boat from Corinna meaning you aren’t likely to encounter hordes of tourists at any given time… Read more →
The last couple of days of rain have gotten me thinking about the cooler autumn months which are not far away now. One of the main highlights of autumn for me is the fungi, and I schedule all of my photography workshops through autumn to share this wonderful time of year with people… Read more →
Hogarth Falls is a very easy short walk through the Peoples Park in Strahan on Tasmania’s west coast. The track is flat and wide and an easy stroll for people of all fitness levels. I visited a few weeks ago and water levels were fairly low which allowed a little bit of rock hopping for a few different angles
I have to admit to not spending much time in Strahan… Read more →
The Raptor Refuge in southern Tasmania has a new resident – a Tasmanian Masked Owl! The young fella, named Bentley, will likely join his brother Monty as the face of the refuge and I had the great honour of meeting him just a few weeks ago… Read more →
I am very excited to announce that my first ever book, “Tasmania: A Photographic Journey” is now available for purchase!
The cost is $49.95 (plus $10 postage). Postage becomes $7.50 per book when purchasing more than 1 copy.
To order see below:
If you don’t require postage, don’t use Paypal, or for any other reason, you can contact me to request an invoice for payment by EFT… Read more →