Tag Archives: #Avoca River

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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Friday Flappers – Feasting!

I showed you the seal having a late lunch just days ago. I wouldn’t say the fur was flying as he/ she/ it tore at the fish… so, maybe we should assume the flesh was flying because it wasn’t long … 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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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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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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Lens-Artists PC – Arklow Architecture

This week’s challenge give me an opportunity to show you a bit of local architecture. Not all of it is too pretty but some is old… and some very useful. I mean… Arklow has the stone bridge in the country … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Ma Nature’s Glory!

I’m late with this week’s challenge but after seeing the Murtagh’s Meadow post, I thought it a great idea to participate. I mean, who doesn’t appreciate nature? So, to begin with… here’s the comment I left there… Yes… I’m with … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Name Your Storm?

There was a time… when, in honour of the tempestuous temperaments of the fairer variety of homo-sapiens, that storms/ cyclones/ hurricanes/ typhoons/ tropical depressions and the other assortments of fun weather phenomena, were named after said fairer beings. Alas… in … Continue reading

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