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Close-Up… and Personal! Lens-Artists PC!

I’m rather late again with this week’s challenge but again, how could I resist the urge of doing a close-up gallery? No… I can’t! So… without much further ado… here we go! Thanks to Leya for this week’s challenge! It … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Art or Not?

So… how do you define art? Is a scribble on a sheet of paper art? Or… must it be a Dutch master or Renaissance artist before it’s art? I don’t know… I suppose it’s the old adage… what works for … Continue reading

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Bee Seen…

I was looking through the May 2017 folder for a specific photo – that of a fishing boat taken at Kilmore Quay fishing port – but if also found lots of other photos that are all good to see again… … Continue reading

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Flappery Friday!

For the want of a better word… how about flappery? I mean… how do you describe the commotion when a wasp is fighting a butterfly? Not often one has the luck of getting a few shots of the wasp subduing … Continue reading

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The Little Things…

I was about to lash into a wonderful Wednesday wildlife post when I realised… today is only Tuesday. So, what do I give you for today? When I’m in any doubt I usually head straight for the most current photo … Continue reading

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Sweet – The Challenge!

This week’s challenge is really a challenge for me. Many of you will know I prattle on about health issues and changing diets and lifestyle to reduce the obesity and Type 2 Diabetic epidemics raging across the planet. So… when … Continue reading

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Variations on a Theme – Pollinators

I love the outdoors… but, those who know me will confirm when I say I’m besotted with butterflies. Ireland doesn’t have that many resident species so I’ve set myself a personal challenge to try and record each of the species. … Continue reading

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Sting – in the Tail!

I’m sure you know the old story about bumblebees not having stings? Don’t quite believe that. No, you believe the no sting theory at your peril. Like I did. I lived with the misconception… until I picked up a large … Continue reading

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