Ripley Stormcell

A bolt smashes down out of a rapidly building cell over the Ripley Valley in Ipswich, Queensland, Australia captured by Australian Landscape, Storm and Weather photographer Murray Fox

It was a long chase this afternoon. Storms were coming in from the west above the range but it was hard to predict what direction they were going to go once they came off the range. I headed out to […]

Kicking off Milkyway Season with a Bang!

A beautiful old tractor sits in the paddock as the core of the milky way lights up the sky above it near Kalbar and Boonah in the Scenic Rim of Queensland Australia south of Ipswich.

With clear skies at night, not too cold and not too warm, conditions were absolutely perfect to chase some Milky Way photographs. It would mean a couple of late nights as the core only started to rise around 11pm, with […]