Special: WordPress Website Design Course for only R1800

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From September 21 2015, we’re offering WordPress website design courses for only R1800 (R1000 drop in price). Additionally, if a second student attends at the same time (with a laptop), the price will drop further to only R1500 each. You will also own the website you’ve built and be given free domain name registration and free hosting for one year! Awesome deal! Not only will you gain a skill but be able to make a website about yourself (e.g. track your history and share easily with your friends), for your … Read the full article…

Donate Blood in Knysna on July 20

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As part of her Mandela Day programme, Knysna Executive Mayor Georlene Wolmarans is urging residents to donate blood. “South Africa is facing a major blood shortage,” she said. “In some cases, hospitals are postponing scheduled operations in order to reserve blood for emergency operations.” “This is a problem that we can all do something about,” she continued. “Working with the Western Cape Blood Transfusion Service, we will be hosting a blood donation drive at 3 Clyde Street, next door to the main municipal building, from 10h00 to 14h00 on Monday … Read the full article…

Krisjan Rossouw’s Powerful Photography at Knysna Fine Art Gallery

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Krisjan Rossouw’s photography, deep and powerful, is currently being exhibited in A Different Drummer room in the Knysna Fine Art Gallery in Long Street, Knysna. I highly recommend you visit for long moments of reflection at how they make you feel. Krisjan Rossouw says:  “‘we never dreamt of seas…’, my second solo exhibition, continues the exploration of identity and silent triumph of the subjects I photograph, first established in my debut series, ‘Dark Paradise’. As with ‘Dark Paradise’, the use of light and shadow, of ‘painting with light’ with non-traditional … Read the full article…

île de païn: Remarkable Attitude to Rebuilding Business that Burnt Down!

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What do you do when your business burns down? Some may scream and cry, some may wait for the insurance money and quit. None of that for île de païn, the famous Knysna restaurant on Thesen Islands. As these photos show, they’ve treated it as an opportunity – positive attitude, good marketing. Kudos to them! … Read the full article…

Join Fleming Photographic for the Calitzdorp-Red Stone Hills Photographic Excursion

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The good news is that landscape photography doesn’t require any highly specialized equipment like macro or wildlife photography. In fact, a camera body and a kit lens is more than enough to get started. The only essential piece of equipment that is needed is a good tripod. Landscape photography is often all about using small apertures and relatively long shutter speeds in low light. 15th to 18th October 2015 – Thursday to Sunday Cost – R4800 per photographer (and R2300 per partner not participating in photographic activities). Course includes: Accommodation … Read the full article…