The Photos of the Week this time around are even more stunning as they are taken by a self-confessed “very much an amateur”. After seeing these photos, we are dubious of that amateur claim, Phil!

Firstly, we asked Phil for a little about himself:

I’m a local Clovelly resident – very much an amateur photographer, but always looking to improve. Despite these photos, funnily enough I have never really been interested in birds, but they’ve proven to be a great subject with which I can develop my photo skills. - Phil Leamon.

Phil also believes it’s the many different aspects on offer in Centennial Park that help to push his photography forward.

Now, let’s check out Phil’s photos…

 

Pelican swimming (photo by Phil Leamon)

Pelican swimming (photo by Phil Leamon)

 

Cockatoos take flight (photo by Phil Leamon)

Cockatoos take flight (photo by Phil Leamon)

 

Having a scratch (photo by Phil Leamon)

Having a scratch (photo by Phil Leamon)

 

In a flap (photo by Phil Leamon)

In a flap (photo by Phil Leamon)

 

Love your birds, Phil. If this is you as an amateur, keep snapping away!

 

Share with us!

Have you taken a great photo of Centennial Parklands lately? Share it with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram (use hashtag #centennialpark) or email it to us.

We’d love to see your view on our Parklands!

 

Health and Fitness eNews sign up

 

Similar Articles

  • Photo of the week
    Photos of the Week: ‘that’ Sydney skyline

    Maybe one of the best things about Centennial Parklands is its proximity to the Sydney CBD. You can be strolling through Paperbark Grove in Centennial Park one minute and find yourself among the hustle and bustle of Australia’s major shopping, business and tourism districts the next! While the beautiful natural surrounds, wildlife and tranquility of the Parklands might have […]

  • Photo of the week
    Photos of the Week: Get your sweat on!

    The Parklands is arguably Australia’s largest combined sporting precinct, with more than 650,000 registered sports and recreation users and millions more who pop into Centennial Park, Queens Park or Moore Park for a walk, a jog or a cycle. Here are this week’s top photos and they feature you getting ‘your sweat on’! If you would like to share […]

  • Photo of the week
    Photos of the week: Teeing off

    Last Friday we officially opened the redeveloped driving range at Moore Park Golf. It has bright coloured targets, FIFA grade ‘all weather’ turf, LED sports lighting that makes night practice clearer  – and it’s already proving hugely popular! Here are some of the best snaps of you enjoying the new driving range, and a little time on […]

  • Photo of the week
    Photos of the week: Pond Perfection

    The sunny days of the past week have set the scene for some stunning landscape photographs, especially when it comes to the ponds across the Parklands! For this week’s Friday Favs, we highlight some of your best snaps of the iconic water features that sustain life and contribute to the beauty of Centennial Park, Moore Park and Queens […]