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Well it's time to put on the party shirt, grab a party popper, get drunk and say goodbye to yet another erratic year. Other than the shirt and the popper, that's my annual ritual.

I could go on about the HUGE events of 2008 but I am pretty sure that's being done in places that take that kind of thing seriously rather than an art website. What I will say though is that 2008 was the year that I learned there is more to photography than setting a camera to "idiot mode" and pushing a button.

Since I got my new DSLR in March, I have literally taken hundreds of photos both horrendous and stuff I think is of a wall hangable (yes, that is a word now) quality. I have stuck some of the better stuff here and the photos that I am particularly proud of are the ones that you can buy as a print if you want.

The downside is that time gets away and I haven't managed to take anything worthy of posting either here or on my Flickr account in a few weeks. That will change very soon though. Tomorrow is January 1 and I already have a safari lined up down near Sydney airport. Fingers crossed that I get something worth looking at.

To anyone who reads my little journal entries, I would like to wish you a happy and safe New Year. Hopefully our collective creative juices will overflow in 2009 and we'll all be seeing more of each others work.

Cheers friends and keep up the good work.
  • Listening to: Loudon Wainwright III
  • Reading: Foxtel Magazine
  • Watching: Lost In Space (series)
  • Playing: Diablo II Still and StarCraft
  • Eating: Nothing
  • Drinking: JB & Coke


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Kevin Wilson
Artist | Hobbyist | Photography
Current Residence: About 47km due west of Sydney
deviantWEAR sizing preference: Medium to Large
Print preference: For you to buy mine or buy me one.
Favourite genre of music: Folk, pop, 70's - 80's
Favourite photographer: Michael Hossen -
Favourite style of art: Landscape & macro
Operating System: Windows 7
MP3 player of choice: Winamp
Shell of choice: Conch
Wallpaper of choice: My own photo slideshows
Skin of choice: The pasty white and flabby one I wear.
Favourite cartoon character: Astroboy - are there any others?
Personal Quote: Nothing succeeds like a toothless budgie.

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matt-durkan-railways Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the :+fav: :)
maybejojo Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2009
im not much of an artist, however, i do enjoy watching your art!
Backflipboy Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Art is in the eye of the beholder so you are probably better than you think. We are all our own harshest critics. Stuff of mine that I have considered blah, other people have gushed over.

Glad to have you watching me. :)
matt-durkan-railways Featured By Owner May 29, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the :+devwatch: :D
KingCobra582 Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2008
Thanks for friending me. :)
Brina1989 Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2007  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
:excited: thanx for the :+devwatch:!
Promus-Kaa Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the watch!! :D

Keep it real!! :thumbsup:
koruken Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2007
Thank you very much:)
streetmilo Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2007
:wave: hi
larger-then-life Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2007   Photographer
thanks for u comment !! got to love it !!!
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