Posted in Uncategorized, tagged Camps Bay, Canon 550D, Cape Town, holiday, Hout Bay, lens, panorama, photography, photos, Table Mountain, travel, vacation, Victoria Falls on April 5, 2011 |
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I’ve finally had a chance to sit down and click-through the 3000 odd photos I took while on our 3 week holiday in Africa. As well as choosing the good ones and deleting the many bad ones I have also taken the time to digital stitch several photos, that I took intentionally, to produce panorama images of some of the landscapes from Victoria Falls and Cape Town with some fantastic results if I say so myself.
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Panorama of the Devil's Cataract at Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
I have been researching what lens to buy next for my new Canon 550D SLR camera. Of course it would be great to have a wide-angle lens for photographs like these but with amateur results like this from digitally joining photographs together perhaps I can put that off for a while. If you like the photo above check out the rest here. (more…)
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Posted in Uncategorized, tagged adventure, cable car, cableway, Camps Bay, Cape Town, City Bowl, Clifton, disappoint, ferry, harbour, Hout Bay, Kommetjie, Lions Head, Mandela, photos, prison, Robben Island, Signal Hill, Table Mountain, travel on March 30, 2011 |
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With just one week left in Cape Town we still had a few must see things to do but as many of you will know the weather in Cape Town isn’t very predictable so when the day dawned clear and still we took the opportunity to go up Table Mountain.
The magnificent, flat-topped Table Mountain, Cape Town
We didn’t hike up the mountain but before you accuse us of being lazy, it was just because time was short and we had to make the most of it. So we booked our tickets online (a R10 saving), packed a cooler with drinks and snacks and set off for the cable station. (more…)
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