Been WANGLED!

October 5, 2010

Wangle

Self Indulged was featured on Wangle today. It’s a great site and really flies the flag for all things West Australian.

Thanks Wangle!

Check it out HERE

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Playing catch-up

September 29, 2010

 Rally

I do believe in my last post I said I would post some images of the rally…..and then September fell into a big hole and in a few days it will be October.

So, here I am playing catch-up with a few photos of the rally….starring Mr Fletcher in the middle shot spruiking on behalf of us West Aussies. Standing up in front of all of those people would put the wind up anybody but he did a fantastic job, especially as Ken Duncan was such a hard act to follow! He conveyed the message that the rules over here in WA seem to be a bit more relaxed…which was true until just this week the council responsible for Cottesloe Beach decided to add a whole heap of new rules. One is the banning of commercial photography without a permit. Hmmm…yes that’s getting old but wanting to ban the flying of kites….well that’s just outrageous! Quick…we need to hold another rally! I LOVE watching kites (just got back from Bali – plenty of kites there and no anti-fun police). And who among us hasn’t squealed in fear and excitement, holding the string as the pointy end spirals out of control at lightening speed towards the top of your head.  Get a grip Cottesloe Council!!

The other news is that the new online mag SELF INDULGED is going great guns!

Huge thanks to everyone who has supported the mag so far and for the kind emails and comments that have been flooding in. Tell your friends to subscribe for the chance to win an iPad. Subscription is FREE, hell the mag is FREE so there’s no excuse for not taking a peek.

Self Indulged Issue 1

If you haven’t flipped through it yet check it out HERE and help me continue to spread the word. There are plenty more rally photos inside and links to photo competitions with some great prizes.  The Where’s Dave? competition has been won but there’ll be another chance to win in Issue 2.


Extra… Extra… Read all about it!

September 1, 2010

Sydney Opera House

WHAT A HUGE WEEK!!

The rally in Sydney over the weekend AND the launch of my new online magazine SELF INDULGED

The rally seemed to be a huge success, I’ve included an article in my online mag about it along with photos from the day….did I mention that it’s now live?

I’ll be posting some images from the rally before the end of the week but right now I’m off to get some much needed sleep.


WIN AN iPAD!!

August 16, 2010

Self Indulged

SELF INDULGED online magazine is launching it’s first issue on the 1st of September and all you need to do to go into the draw to win an iPAD* is SUBSCRIBE online.

“SELF INDULGED is an online magazine featuring the self indulgent ramblings of professional photographer and travel writer, Sandra Herd.

It’s a blog on steroids…but bigger and better!

Produced quarterly and available world-wide for you to subscribe or download off the web, SELF INDULGED is FREE! A revolution in online travel publishing, offering photography tips, and travel features from stunning destinations across Australia and the World.”

The mag will feature my travel ramblings along with pages of pictorial splendour. So subscribe today and help spread the word!!

*Check the website for terms & conditions


Prompted by Merv!

June 3, 2010

Merv, this post is for you! In a very lazy move I have rehashed this old slideshow which is kind of fitting as another world trip has been at the fore front of my mind for a while.

The trip I have in mind is a while away as yet but will be an EPIC photographic expedition if we can pull it off.  Mt Killi and Patagonia are calling….as is the rest of the world. There’s lots of ‘research’ going on behind the scenes to try and fund this project and as such the website is being rehashed to incorporate more ‘travel’ ideas as well as photography. 

Gotta start putting the thoughts out there to make it happen but you never know what’s around the corner in this life.  I’m also learning the joys of timelapse so hope to post some results in the near future.

Can I use the excuse “I’ve been thinking” as a reason for not updating my blog? Of course I can….it’s my blog! 😉

By the way Merv….love your B&W shot of the boulders!