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5DME Adelaide Web Site

This is a privatley run web site. We have no commercial affiliation with any organisation or commercial interest regarding the stories on this site. The information is only provided as gathered and should be verified for use by contacting the original source.


5DME are not in the business of selling photos or video for profit. We do not allow photographers to sell any works via this site. We do not take photographs with the intention to “sell” the images. We take them for enthusiast’s education and enjoyment.

If you have a commercial interest an would like photographs taken for your company, please contact Optical Design.

Special Note on Membership Requests:

5DME is not a club or group where people can join. We (our crew) take photos and video, plus we gather information and site content for you, the enthusiast. As the reader/enthusiast we provide this site for your enjoyment and education. On occassion, we may approach people to be regular contributors to the 5DME site. Regular contributors would be credited as per our guidelines.

External Contributions

We do on occasion accept contributions which may consist of content and images or other iems. This is soley at our discretion. Any credits or aknowledgements will be in the form of <first name> <last initial> or company/agency only, unless otherwise deemed appropriate by 5DME.

Any content provide by third parties will be authorised for 5DME to display on this site without charge. Contributors of photos or story content are not to use 5DME to sell or otherwise profit by the use of this site to display their content.

Copyright of Contributors:

Various content has been contributed for this site by various sources, companies and authorities and is copyright of the respective owner. All photos, video and information provided is used with their permission.


We will not be held responsible in any way for the information provided on this site. This site is recreational only and information that is used for mission critical purposes should be verified.

Site Copyright:

This web site is subject to copyright and no part shall be used, reproduced or distributed without prior written consent from the copyright holder.

5DME, fiveDME and the five DME logo are the intellectual property of David Hales  © 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

Please see the site use policy for copyright and disclaimer HERE