Tag Archives: Avoca River

Wildlife Wednesday – Mallards Play!

I don’t have to say too much about the Mallard. I bet, if you look close enough you would spot them at the South Pole… and on top of Everest… along the equator and many more places. Often, these places … Continue reading

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Magic Moment

Many of you will know just how difficult it is to get a clear photo of a swallow on the wing. I’ve been trying to get half decent shots for half my life so when I cropped this pic I … Continue reading

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Fleeting Summer Solstice Magic – Transient Memories!

Fortunately we have DSLR’s these days. Imagine clicking away with a film camera to get the best shots. I almost missed this challenge… that’s just how transient moments can be. However, we witnessed our first Arklow summer solstice sunset the … Continue reading

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Wildlife Wednesday

I have a friend… in South Africa. He goes by the name of Dries de Wet and his blog is where I’m often to be found when I need Africa. Needless-to-say, I miss the African bush and the wide open … Continue reading

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