Chthonic Wildlife Ramblings

Chasing the early morning light

Brendan Moyle Oct 27, 2010

One of the delights of photographing in Spring (and also Autumn) is the way the light becomes somewhat more vivid and clearer. This shot was taken out on the Hauraki Gulf early last week, just as the sun was rising. One of the tricks to taking these photos is to use a graduated ND filter to preserve more of the … Read More

Tuesday Morning Crocodile Photo

Brendan Moyle Oct 26, 2010

One of the advantages to being in a small boat to photograph crocodiles, is the ability to compose shots of the animal swimming towards you.  This is also where having a competent lookout is handy too. This shot is from the Mary River up in the Northern Territory of Australia.  I was using an a700 with a 300/4 G prime … Read More