When onions start to mature, the tops (foliage) become yellow and begin to fall over. At that point, bend the tops down or even stomp on them to speed the final ripening process. Loosen the soil around the bulbs to encourage drying. Be sure to harvest in late summer, before cool weather.
Gear: Olympus OM-D EM-1 mark II | Zuiko 12-40mm f2.8 PRO | Zuiko 40-150mm f2.8 PRO
Porcupine Ridge MTB Challenge 2019
Make sure you are available on 26 January. The PORCUPINE RIDGE MTB CHALLENGE is now in it’s 20th year. 2019 promises to take you back to your MTB roots. Fun and exciting routes & trails in and around the Berg river Dam with spectacular views of the Franschhoek Mountains. These trails are ridden by very few with three routes on offer. We also welcome back our coach and race ambassador, Joanna Dobinson from Biking in the Bosch who will be in the mix and assisting all our riders.
Taking place at the Bridgehouse School on the 26th January 2019.
Long Route – 54kms | 7am |
Medium Route – 36kms | 7.45am |
Short Route – 12kms | 8am |
Don’t let the distances fool you! You will experience a mix of Single Track, Gnarly Down Hills, Steep Climbs and water crossings.
Main sponsor: Porcupine Ridge Wines from Boekenhoutskloof
Los Olivos at the Yard in the heart of the charming and historic village of Franschhoek, surrounded by majestic mountains and nestled amongst magnificent wine estates.
An innovative company designing and producing unique timber lifestyle products. Each item is skillfully crafted from wood, a priceless material, by gifted local craftsmen from the Franschhoek community. Coco Africa team focuses on the highest standards of manufacturing, joinery and finishing. This artistry results in the beautiful smooth finish, a trademark of Coco Africa’s products.
For wood care & other products visit cocoafrica.co.za all products are made in Franschhoek, South Africa for wood lovers…
All images taken with Olympus OM-D EM-1 mark II and Zuiko pro lenses
Photographer: Sandro Tasso
Dare to Explore African Adventures
Corporate photo shoot at the beautiful Babylonstoren Wine Farm in Franschhoek.
Newly re-designed and completely modernised house with all bedrooms en-suite, a large open plan double volume lounge, kitchen and entertaining area with fully opening stacking doors connecting to a very spacious under-cover terrace, gallery and pool area with its wooden deck.
Client: Just Property
Deon Meyer Cover book Cobra
So proud one of my photos has been chosen as cover photo of Deon Meyer book Cobra in Greece!
Photo taken in Franschhoek.
Photographer Sandro Tasso
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