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New Year’s Resolution


What’s your New Year’s Resolution? I’m going for 1080p wherever possible. Happy new year! Thanks to everyone who visited, commented or followed me during 2011. (thanks to admotion.com for the unauthorised use of their graphic. Click on it and check … Continue reading

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A change of pace.


You know, it’s hard work coming up with ingteresting images and commentary every night. Trying to sound smart and creatve. Sometimes you have to quit being a salmon and just swim with the stream. And post funny cat videos. Isn’t … Continue reading

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Fresh picks from my Flickr contacts


Some fresh picks from my Flickr contacts. Please view their photostreams and leave a comment or two. Also, because I’ve gone to so much hard work on this blog post, please reward me by commenting and telling me which image … Continue reading

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Happy Australia Day: Australian icons by Holga, Hipsta and blur


It’s Australia Day again, that time of the year where we barbecue in the beachfront crowds and I get nervous about all the flag waving and wearing that’s become so mainstream over the last five or so years… It is … Continue reading

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Painting with iPhone 4 HDR


Like many of Steve Jobs’ drones, I upgraded to an iPhone 4 when my phone contract ran out last year. I really like my phone, and I bought a cheap android tablet too, so I don’t feel too uncool about … Continue reading

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Pressing a button two times (travel and photography)


I’m still on the road. The family is too big now for simple logistics around Christmas time, and me and the boys have driven 2500 km. My plan was to stop frequently to take photos, but in practice this would … Continue reading

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Brisbane by Sigma 10-20


Brisbane; it’s a beautiful city, a great climate. The clouds here billow and pillow in the summer, and the air is heavy in the afternoon, but not as oppressive as in the real tropics. The cloudscapes are spectacular. There’s only … Continue reading

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Unified theory of childhood and relativity


When I was kid, one of my favourite books was Patric Moore’s Can you speak Venusian.* It is still a good read – Crusty old Moore (and as I write, he’s alive and kicking at 87 – it seems to … Continue reading

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Most days, I post something to Flickr (just look up murphyeppoon on Flickr.com) I also like to check the stats page and see just where the hits are coming from. Sometimes they are interesting, like the person using Google image … Continue reading

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I want to Photoshop for NASA!


When I was a kid, nothing excited me as much as space. I started out on a science path, but I ended up somewhere different. But now I know I have the skills NASA needs. I can Photoshop for NASA! … Continue reading

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