All from the ongoing high humidity (and record Summer rainfall) season starting from the 2nd half of December 2021. Very poor season in Thornleigh - almost certainly too much rain, too wet - we'll see if the variety increases as the ground firms up (spoken in May 2022!):
The background was captured almost as an abstract (colour field) painting - the fungi in sharp contrast!
The coral fungi are very late this year - ironically don't like water (maybe just fresh water)
Not intentionally a monochrome background - just came out that way!
Miniature from the front garden
Jack and the Fungi-stalk ...
A group emerging very early this year
The cap presenting like a 'shield' (with a film of dew) - it became more horizontal as the sun rose
Captured first thing in the morning, gone with the first rays of the midday sun ...