August 26 was a goodnight for aurora chasing in Tasmania – perfectly clear skies, and a negative Bz lead to the appearance of the southern lights over Eaglehawk Neck and the beautiful Tessellated Pavements.
Aurora Chasing Tasmania – The Southern Lights
The afternoon began with regular checks on the strength of the Solar Wind, and the all important Bz component – which indicates whether the magnetic polarity of the incoming stream is north or south (it must be south for a successful aurora chase!)… Read more →
I am very happy to announce my new Tasmanian landscapes calendar 2016 is available!
The cost remains unchanged at $15.00 and I am now taking orders (see below to purchase through Paypal). Postage is $7.50, Australia wide.
The calendar features shots from all over Tasmania – including the iconic Wineglass Bay and Cradle Mountain; as well as the Tarkine, Lake St Clair and a few from further afield… Read more →
I revisited the wonderful McGowans Falls last week. Unlike my previous visit, which was in the late summer, there was a great amount of water and the falls were at their best. Winter and spring really are the best seasons for visiting and photographing waterfalls for this very reason… Read more →