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Swamp sheoaks hesperantha falcatta Canning River Perth Western Australia

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Swamp sheoaks and hesperantha falcatta

Swamp sheoaks hesperantha falcatta Canning River, hand printed 16×20 inch silver gelatin- sold. Swamp sheoaks hesperantha falcatta grow in the low lying moist areas around the Canning River, Perth. The sheoaks trunks range in colour from a dull brown to a dull grey, depending upon the season, and are marked with bright white flecks and […]

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Canning River oxygenation trail Perth Western Australia

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Canning River oxygenation trail

Canning River oxygenation trail, hand printed 11×11 inch baryta based silver gelatin print- sold Canning River oxygenation trail, Perth, Australia. Bubbles from nearby oxygen tanks pumped into the river to alleviate anaerobic conditions exacerbated by low water volumes and algal blooms. There are oxygenation tanks on the banks of the Canning River between Nicholson Road bridge […]

Canning River

Soft muted colours of a winter morning Canning River

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Canning River wetlands soft muted colours

Soft muted colours of a winter morning. With clear winter nights those chilly mornings are upon us again (chilly in Perth is when it drops below about 5ºC !). The samphires in the wetlands around the Canning River change colour this time of year from dull green grey to a soft mauve or pink. See […]

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August photography workshop

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Kent St Weir Bridge, Canning River, Perth

I’m getting in early to let you know that I will hold a photography workshop, here in Perth, in early August. Like earlier workshops it will provide an introduction to using a 4×5 view camera. What’s different is that I have increased the workshop time to two full days. This allows you to spend the […]

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Canning River signs of Autumn

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Canning River Perth

The hard summer dryness in the parkland around the Canning River is slowly softening. Yesterday morning there were signs that the seasons were changing with our first mist for the calendar year. The daytime air is still warm but the sun is getting up a little later each day. I took an early morning stroll […]

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Swamp Sheoaks Canning River

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Hesperantha falcata Canning River

Swamp sheoaks Canning River Living in Perth I am lucky to be so close to the Canning River and its reserves. There are  kilometres of cycleways and walkways traveling up and down the river, passing through parklands of flooded gums and sheoaks, were you can always find some peace  and quiet. Then there is the […]