Rdum il-Bies

Today’s recent photo is another from the walk I did a few weeks ago, starting in Mistra. I think this is the only photo I had in mind before I started the walk, and it was a good excuse to take out the camera early on in the walk. Unusually for a Sunday morning with good weather, there were only a couple boats in the … Continue reading Rdum il-Bies

Il-Qaws

For a change, last week I didn’t get to do any climbing. I don’t know how long it’s been since that happened. A spot of rain, and wrong alignment of my availability with that of my usual climbing partners, meant that I had to go without. So instead I took the opportunity to drive down to Mtaħleb for some walking and photography. I wasn’t too … Continue reading Il-Qaws

Removing the Colour Cast on the Lee Big Stopper

[Update 8-Jul-2016: a more recent post gives a more accurate method to correct the colour cast on the Lee Big Stopper.] [Edited 22-May-2016: included a table with the RGB control points used; this allows the use of this data in other applications.] Today I’m finally writing about the method I’ve adopted recently to remove the colour cast on the Lee Big Stopper. It’s a bit of … Continue reading Removing the Colour Cast on the Lee Big Stopper

Natural Stone Arch and Crashing Waves

Today I’m sharing the better known view at Dwejra, with the Azure Window in the distance and many small rock pools in the foreground. This is looking pretty much in the opposite direction of the view I shared last week. In a similar manner, I did this as a long exposure. Actually I took a couple of photos at different exposure settings to allow me some … Continue reading Natural Stone Arch and Crashing Waves