t f l v r
_

musings

comparative anatomy (cow hoof)

  More of the left foreleg shots. This time courtesy of the bovine vets (apologies I didn’t write down you name) down at the vet farm.

Read more

touching the horse muzzle

  This I think is Howie(?) very stoically waiting for students to finish palpating him

Read more

skull on table

  From anatomy pracs

Read more

everting the eye

  A patient horse (yet again). I can’t help thinking what happens when it’s a student’s first time in the real world when they are not so used to being examined. I gave a pathetic little ook when they did this as I had not seen it before. Students good-naturedly rolled their eyes at me.

Read more

some quick sketches (development of the heart)

  These are quick sketches drawn from a series of hand made plastic models of the development of the heart

Read more

World Migratory Bird Day (9–10 May)

  This is in relation to the Broome situation and also the forthcoming project, The Sixth Shore at Lake Clifton near Manduarah in the second half of 2009 http://www.worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/

Read more

International Dawn Chorus Day tomorrow 4 May

  Make sure you get up early to hear the dawn chorus. For Perth that’s about 0556 (around about or just shortly after nautical twilight). For anywhere else in the world you can calculate your twilight here http://www.ga.gov.au/geodesy/astro/ (but you need to know your lat and long)

Read more

Schleich Veterinarian Figure

  From Schleich Toys When animals get sick, from the cute and cuddle to fierce and shaggy, the Schleich Veterinarian Figure is ready to save the day! The Veterinarian Figure from Schleich is the caring woman featuring blond hair, a collared tan shirt with matching shorts, white lab coat, hiking shoes, and stethoscope. The Schleich […]

Read more

Sydney the photogenic Pomeranian

  I am interested in taking a picture of the left forefoot of different sized animals. Here is one from Sydney the very happy Pomeranian whose owner kindly allowed me to photograph him the other day.

Read more

maned wolf in the store room

  As a child this was one of my favourite animals.

Read more

Caroline Rothwell exhibition: Exotopos

  Creature of Exotopos 2009 Nickel-plated Britannia metal 31.5 x 29 x 9cm Exotopos exhibition Opening: 6-8pm Thursday 05 March 2009 Exhibition: 05-28 March 2009 From the excellent Sydney gallery Grant Pirrie

Read more

giraffe backbone

 

Read more

Anatomy museum room shot

 

Read more

a bank of path slides

  I had forgotten the power of depth of field. This image is of a bank of path slide smears with purple stains. Amazing abstract image.

Read more

details from the anatomy museum

  A network of bodily paths.

Read more