Our Most Famous Freight Train

Once upon a time there were important lead, silver and Zinc mines at Broken Hill in the far west of NSW. I remember a trip there where I was taken 4,000 feet underground to witness men blasting the rock and transporting it into skips. Due to it being well inside […] Read more »

The Trip To Bathurst

Bathurst In The Last Days Of Steam Being relatively young, I found it difficult to get to the Western part of NSW, and apart from a ride in the cab of 3811 from Bathurst to Orange on the Central West Express in 1967, I had no memories or photos before […] Read more »

Update and Great Video

I know many of you are champing at the bit to get your copy of "Shooting The West". The bad news is that we decided the jacket was not up to our high standards. The good news is that they have now been reprinted and the books are due to […] Read more »

What Areas Does Shooting The West Cover?

When we put together Shooting The West, our aim was to cover as much area as possible, concentrating on main line from Lithgow to Dubbo and Parkes and covering as many other lines as possible. Some of you will want more detail on the content before purchasing, so here is […] Read more »

We are going to Orange

We have just sent the second proofs for the book,and all is going smoothly. I managed to get a few images in their final versions,and to me,they look great. The picture her taken by Bob Gibson at Sodwalls is an example of the quality of the images in Shooting The […] Read more »

Shooting The West Goes To The Printers

Book production is a long process. From an idea conception, through fleshing out the format, gathering materials and then production it takes dedication, patience, ingenuity and attention to detail. I thought it would be an idea to give you a look inside the making. The Beginning Way back in 2012, […] Read more »

Lenses South Sold Out

If you are looking for a copy of Lenses South, you had better be quick. As wholesalers, we dispatched the last copies to retailers in September, 2016. While there are a few around still, they won't last long. Click here for a list of retail outlets. We were so happy […] Read more »

Shooting The West Production Schedule

It is now February, and we are well into production of the new book. Photos have been selected, captions created, and stories written. Right now the high quality scanning of photos is underway as well as proof reading to make sure all of our facts are correct. Our team of […] Read more »