26 January 2012

"Keeping my good eye on you" by smallfox | RedBubble

"Keeping my good eye on you" by smallfox | RedBubble:

Hope for the future

Hope for the future by smallfox2
Hope for the future, a photo by smallfox2 on Flickr.

When I first saw these flats in The Rocks area of Sydney I thought that they were the ugliest things I'd ever seen, but slowly they grew on me. I see that they are a modular 60s kind of design that the architect thought projected a new attitude, modern yet solid.

22 January 2012

Mano Espresso, Glebe

Mano Espresso, Glebe by smallfox2
Mano Espresso, Glebe, a photo by smallfox2 on Flickr.
Mano Espresso, Glebe - stopped in here because they serve Campos Coffee :D

19 January 2012

"Inlet cliffs" by smallfox | RedBubble

"Inlet cliffs" by smallfox | RedBubble:

Next to Coogee Beach is Gordon Bay and the way in is lined by tree-topped cliffs. It is very quiet in the bushes on the top, looking down on this scene.

New South Wales, Australia.

It delights me that it is only a half-hour bus ride and a little walk from my doorstep.

"Earth Glyph" by smallfox | RedBubble

"Earth Glyph" by smallfox | RedBubble:

Like the rock has a written message, and the plant qualifies this. It reminds me of a Chinese character, or even a Mayan ideogram.

Taken on the rocks above Coogee Beach, NSW, Australia.

08 January 2012

Boris goes bush

Boris goes bush by smallfox2
Boris goes bush, a photo by smallfox2 on Flickr.

My dad's dog, Boris, having a great time running through the bush near my dad's house. Also known as 'Bad Biting Boris' - but it's all in fun.

"Agapanthus Before a Storm" by smallfox | RedBubble

"Agapanthus Before a Storm" by smallfox | RedBubble:

And then the rain came, and drenched I did become...

Meerkats at work

Meerkats at work by smallfox2
Meerkats at work, a photo by smallfox2 on Flickr.

Many paws make light work.

Possum Interrupted


This possum was asleep inside a concrete Japanese lantern in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney – or trying to before being interrupted.

05 January 2012

The sound of Koels

Somebody who saw a picture that I made of a Koel asked me what they sound like.

It's not much to look at, this vid, but you can here them well enough. I think that there were two males and a female. The male is black, like the one in the photo above, and the females are grey with brown, sort of... .