Getting into the 360 camera world can be an expensive experience. I wanted a simple solution to take 360 pictures using the GoPro Hero5. Previous Pano5+1 worked well with the GoPro Hero3 but didn’t fit the Hero5 correctly.
Continue reading Pano5+1 Mark2 and GoPro Hero5 – 360 Photo Camera
The best way to test your hiking gear is to head out and do some good old base camping. With a few days off I headed to Halls Gap and the Grampians. Jimmy Creek Campground is about 30 KM south of Halls Gap. Continue reading Teddy Bear Gap Trail & Jimmy Creek Campground
The O’Keefe Rail Trail is a 50KM+ easy bike ride from Bendigo to Heathcote. With a day off work and a beautiful autumn day, I decided to ride from Heathcote to Bendigo. Continue reading O’Keefe Rail Trail Heathcote to Bendigo MTB Ride
A video I took over the weekend on Mothers Day with the DJI Mavic Pro over Crusoe Reservoir. A small sample of the footage which will be included into another project once completed. Continue reading Crusoe Reservoir Drone Footage | DJI Mavic Pro by Chris Mather
Perfect autumn day testing the DJI Mavic Pro over Expedition Pass Reservoir. Situated in Golden Point near Castlemaine, the reservoir is also known as Golden Point Reservoir. Continue reading Expedition Pass Reservoir DJI MAVIC
For a quick day walk close to Melbourne, you can’t go past Masons Falls circuit walk at Kinglake National Park. Around a one hour drive from Melbourne, this is an easy circuit day walk (15KM). Continue reading Masons Falls Kinglake National Park Day Hike
A few weeks ago I was introduced to a SUP Board (Stand Up Paddle Boarding). I took an introductory beginner class with a company named Stillwater Paddleboards. They operate in Bendigo, Cohuna, and Nagambie Lakes. The professional instructors made it easy to learn the right techniques to get started in SUP. It was a great intro to the sport of SUP and I felt confident at the end of the session. Continue reading Jet Ocean Sport | SUP Board Review
I finally received my DJI Mavic Pro drone. After a long wait searching online for the best Australian drone prices, I ended up buying directly from the DJI store.
I made a short movie. Getting the drone ready and first initial flight. Check it out on Youtube in HD. If you like it please give it a thumbs up and consider subscribing. I’m still learning the fine tuning of Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Continue reading DJI Mavic Pro | First Test Flight – Lake Eppalock Sunset
Close to Melbourne, the Macedon Ranges Walking Track is a great day hike if you can slog it out for around 20KM. A scenic walk via Memorial Cross, Major Mitchell Lookout, Camels Hump, Sanatorium Lake and Mt. Towrong. Continue reading Day Hike at Mt Macedon Regional Park
The plan was to walk the eastern side of Wilsons Promontory over 3 days and 2 nights. From Telegraph Saddle to Little Waterloo Bay and then to Sealers Cove. The night prior to the hike my friend had become sick so we decided to head out just for a quick overnight hike to Sealers Cove. Continue reading Overnight Hike at Sealers Cove