Follow me on Instagram

Just a quick little request for those who have an Instagram account, Follow me!

https://instagram.com/eightythreephoto/

Here are a few of the latest posts:

Iceburgs in Antarctica.

Monsters of the Deep.

During my time down at Casey Station in Antarctica this season, i got to go out on a ‘burg cruise’ in the IRB’s. A trip on the boats to drive around some of the giants in the southern ocean. These iceburgs are huge from a distance and massive up close. They are big on top of the water and monsters under the surface. Some are grounded and dont move for years. Others float back and forth daily. Overall it was such a amazing experience i will never forget.

Here are some photos i got from my GoPro camera half underwater trying to show the size of them. The last is from the Canon showing what it looks like on top. Remember 10% on top 90% underneath.

rgatfield_27feb15_iceburg_gopro_5 rgatfield_27feb15_iceburg_gopro_4 rgatfield_27feb15_iceburg_gopro_3 rgatfield_27feb15_iceburg_gopro_2 rgatfield_27feb15_iceburg_gopro_1This iceburg in the background is the one we called the ‘Cathedral’ and the one all these underwater shots are of.

rgatfield_27feb15_iceburg_canon1

Four images from Antarctica.

I have taken many photos since being here at Casey Station this summer season, but not uploaded that often. Hoping to change that now i have a collection building up.

Here are a couple of selfies and a couple of a hike around the snow and ice.

rgatfield_eightythreephoto_selfie_jan15_webres rgatfield_eightythreephoto_blizz_jan15_webres rgatfield_eightythreephoto_walking1_jan15_webres rgatfield_eightythreephoto_walking_jan15_webres

Double rainbow and other storm images.

More images from the lightning afternoon session the other day. It was also the first rain in the area for over 6 months.

doublerainbow_Panorama2_webresstorm_night_webres rain_on_windscreen_webres troopy_lightning_webresHere’s to a great storm season!

 

Lightning on the Pilbara coast.

This shot was taken a couple of weeks ago. We had a lightning storm pass by on a sunday evening and almost every photog in town would have been out getting some shots. I took 9-10 shots and stacked them to get maximum strikes of lightning in one shot.

lightning_stacked_webres