SPRUKE Part 2 – Brisbane’s Inaugural Ukulele Festival – Ukes Galore!!!

Hello again, uke lovers.  This gallery is entirely devoted to the uke in all its beauteous and lyrical wonder.

Take a look at Part One and Part Three for the full picture.

Continuing our newly minted tradition of featuring You Tube Uke Sensations, here is Julia Nunes (any relation to one of the 19th-century creators of the uke, Manuel Nunes, we ask wonderingly?) enjoying herself and entertaining her millions of fans: Continue reading

Brisbane’s Smallest Residents: Insects in Micro Macro

Here at City of Images we have a healthy respect for the great outdoors, and the indoors, too – all doors, really. But concerning the great outdoors, the tiniest part of it – the micro world of insects – has been looming larger, what with Spring having sprung and Summer encroaching. Come to think of it, most of Winter was a sham, wasn’t it, more of a mild summer dressed in a lightweight jacket. In any case, we thought we’d get you in the mood for the gorgeous winged things and creepy crawlies of the balmier months, and many others besides, with this gallery of micro-locals. Continue reading