Mushroom Photos

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Cyrptotrama aspartum, one of Australia’s most striking fungi

My interest in Australian fungi became serious when I started taking Photos of them. Above is probably the shot that started my obsession, still one of my favorite mushroom photos, its been my desktop image for years now. A range of my photos are on flickr and can be found on the link below, the quality is not great on some and I have never gotten into focus stacking or some of the other hitek tools photogs use to get depth of field. I guess the interesting thing is the shear variety of fungi seen in one area, almost all the photos are taken in the Kalang valley, near Bellingen in NSW. Enjoy.

More of my mushroom photos can be found here

Australian Oyster mushrooms

Australian Armillaria species