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Alternative A to Z – Question…

The question… to ask or not to ask? Should I… or should I not give you a B&W of today’s photo? So… the answer is… I’ve given you an in between. This photo was taken last year on this day. … Continue reading

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Alternative A to Z – Friends and Friendship

Today’s photo choice is inspired by Joe Cocker’s classic Woodstock version of With A Little Help From My Friends! He gets a tad noisy toward the end but hey… it’s Saturday so noise is good! Well… good noise, that is! … Continue reading

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Wildlife Wednesday – Snack Time!

We watched this seal having itself a good feed… and right in front of us! I didn’t even have to change lenses. However, the river water was so dark that it wasn’t easy to keep up with the seal’s movements… … Continue reading

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Nap Time?

It’s been a rather hectic few days… into the big smoke on Friday… through the big smoke on Saturday… but yesterday, down to our favourite beach for a leg-stretch! On the way back, I spotted this bit of sand art… … Continue reading

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Spring – Has it Sprung?

A few happy images taken yesterday… Arklow’s Nineteen Arches Bridge in the sunshine. The town is a pretty picture, even more so when the sun is out! And then… a bit later, our first butterfly sighting for 2019! A Small … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weather Words – Why We Wonder?

I have long been a firm follower of Murtagh’s Meadow and a recent post where the good lady asks… Is Climate Change Affecting Our Neighbourhoods?  … prompted me to leave the following comments, Mmmm… we all have our views. Mine … Continue reading

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Flapper Friday – Neighbourhood special!

Yes, I know I usually do bird posts on Fridays… so, I’ll begin with this photo… just to prove I’m trying to stick with tradition… even if it’s my man-made tradition… I spotted this fella flying by… trailing a banner. … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Around the Neighbourhood…

I’ve shown you so much of our little town and surrounds, so… how do I do justice to Tina’s challenge this week? Well, why not show you a few quirky pics? Let’s begin with the cormorant roost, a photo of … Continue reading

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