Hiking Photography: Mount Solitary, Katoomba New South Wales

On Sunday, we headed out to the beautiful Mount Solitary in Katoomba (Blue Mountains) for a hike. It's stunning normally, but how beautiful is it at sunrise!? Reminder to self: get up early, get out the camera and get outside. “It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits contribute to health, wealth, [...]

Short Trip to the Blue Mountains NSW in Winter – Part I: Katoomba and Blackheath

"Vital lives are about action. You can't feel warmth unless you create it, can't feel delight until you play, can't know serendipity unless you risk."  ― Joan Erickson “Wherever you are, be there. If you can be fully present now, you’ll know what it means to live.” ― Steve Goodier "Life is full of surprises and serendipity. [...]

An early autumn in the mountains

“Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.” Coming home is the comedown of any adventure. Reality hits you in the face as soon as you land back where you started. Time seems stranger. You are left in a daze wondering where the time went. You play the memories over and [...]