Living Vicariously As A Peripatetic Shutterbug

{ More musings from the Cantankerous Old Mule }

Monthly Archives: June, 2016

Parting shots from the Cape

So, what do you think? Shall I post one more time from the Cape before flying back to the hustle and bustle of Gauteng? I think so. Back up-country my … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · 1 Comment

Tugging at everyone’s heart strings their forte

I am so proud of these kids! I have nothing to do with their success, but have watched them from behind my camera, which makes me a very loose part … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · 2 Comments

Where the wild horses roam

Yesterday I promised that I would continue the story about the wild horses of Kleinmond & Botriver, so here we go: A few years ago, while visiting my mother in … Continue reading

June 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

In search of horses, I found death in the dying light

Yesterday evening I went in search of the mythical “wild horses of Botriver & Kleinmond”. Just outside Kleinmond, towards Hermanus, one takes the turn-off from the R44 down a dirt road to … Continue reading

June 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

Some fine art in Hermanus

Hermanus’s FynArts Festival, which is in its fourth year, has been on for a week now in this town I currently call home. FynArts caters for young and old, for … Continue reading

June 17, 2016 · 2 Comments

About a mess of bona fide, frank, funny munchkins

I have been working at an NGO in the Western Cape for around a month now – filling in until the end of the school term for someone who left unexpectedly. I … Continue reading

June 15, 2016 · 3 Comments

Macro love

I am absolutely loving my macro lens right now – more even than my much-used wide angle and 50mm … Over the weekend I let it loose in my mother’s house where, … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · 1 Comment

Rainy days in the Cape

The last two days have been cold and rainy – which is typical in the Cape in winter. Don’t get me wrong – I love the weather. The only negative … Continue reading

June 3, 2016 · 2 Comments