Magical magic

Welp… I’m feeling quite pleased with myself right about now. 8) Background: I’ve been playing around learning card magic for a few months, and having a lot of fun with it. (And loving all the different decks of cards available…) My children rather differ in their responses to my magical efforts. My young son is a most receptive audience – gaping mouth, wide-eyed, hugely appreciative … Continue reading Magical magic

Gorgeous Clowns

My favourite little dinosaurs are the rainbow lorikeets: bright and colourful, acrobatic, clowns, stroppy, and just all-around fabulous. We’ve had a pair around a few times lately, and I’m very happy with this photo I nabbed the other day: 40 year-old lens, btw. I love my Takumar 135. I also love Lightzone, which I’m learning to use better and better. Perhaps a post dedicated to … Continue reading Gorgeous Clowns

Someone wants my photos.

So. Random message on Flickr. Incomprehensible-or-nearly username, and one photo on their photostream. Addresses me as “Occasionally” (Occasionally focused being my moniker on Flickr). Says they would like to “buy” some of my photos to use on a photography website they run (url not given). Use not specified. Say they “usually pay $75” per photo. Asks can I email them, because they don’t check Flickrmail … Continue reading Someone wants my photos.