Tag Archives: #Avoca River

Flapper Friday – Hitching…

We have only one set of swans in the area this season that have cygnets… and only two of them. (I have a theory about the lack of bird offspring along the rivers and ponds in the area… but that’s … Continue reading

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Blue Monday – Lines…

I know very little about the technical stuff of photography… but, in this photo, maybe there’s something about the lines drawing your eye to the distant focal point? Anyway, I love the shades of blue… apt for a Monday, don’t … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Riding Rough…

Boy, OH boy… we thought this lad was gonna fall over! The undulations in the river mouth churned… throwing the boat this way and that! Rather him than me… I promise! PS – Thanks for all your gracious comments yesterday! … 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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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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