Farming is all about nurturing, and Sheepvention is all about nurturing sheep, as can be seen by this little boy’s actions in feeding a straw of hay to a penned sheep. As I wandered around the showgrounds, where the two-day event is held, I kept my camera close, and wasn’t disappointed: everywhere I looked there were family members of all ages, enjoying the spectacle.
Panasonic Lumix DMC GX7 with 14-140mm lens and in-camera black and white filter.
I haven’t felt like posting for a while – mainly I keep up my instagram account, @melanieylang, and I have been otherwise engaged of late. A recent trip to Daylesford was a great chance to take some nice shots, though.
Panasonic Lumix DMC GX7 with 14-140mm lens. Edited with Snapseed app.
It’s quite a wondrous thing, to be living in a region which had been under the spell of drought for most of the past couple of decades, but which is much refreshed after a good year. I stopped at the edge of this lake, east of the Grampians, to photograph the black swan bobbing peacefully along.