Category Archives: Art

Macro Monday – Drawing It On!

It’s that time again… when I debate the conundrum with myself… can closeup photograph be classed as macro photography? I don’t know but what I do know is that my good lady was very close to the action when she … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Leaf Litter!

This one fits Irene’s Sunshine Macro Monday challenge to the tee. Well, that’s my story, and I’m sticking with it! I found this leaf litter on the beach… and now it resides in the cover of my mobile phone. It … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – 30 Day Creative Challenge?

So… this has me thinking… a 30 day creative (writing) challenge? Where did the idea originate? Well, click here to visit Rainee’s blog. Rainee is currently doing the challenge… and provided lists of tips and prompts, especially for folk who … Continue reading

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Sunset Splendour… Fire in the Sky!

Winter has distinct advantages… especially when it;s not cloudy or raining. We’ve had two stunning sunset evenings in a row. A wee while ago I put together a “Photo Print Ideas“ page… this one, and a few of its mates … Continue reading

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Still Life – Fruit Bowl: Sunshine Macro Monday…

So… who hasn’t taken a photo or ten of the fruit bowl? I’m sure there are some of us who have even attempted to paint a still life… of the fruit bowl. So… there I sat… amusing myself with camera… … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Abstract A or B… Your Choice!

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Seaside Saturday – Wicklow Town Visit

OK, we didn’t visit the whole town… just down by the harbour and surrounds. Part of the attraction down there is the remains of the once mighty Black Castle ruins. Well, if a place called itself a castle then surely … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Blog Buddy Random!

OK, so today, let me begin with an apology! I don’t get around to your blogs half as often as I would like to. I also don’t respond to your comments each and ever time… sorry! I have toyed with … Continue reading

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