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Thursday Thought… Interlude and More!

Blog hopping pays dividends, I promise. I found this clip over at Andipad’s blog and couldn’t resist sharing it! I don’t know what’s more catching… the playing or the uniforms… or even the smiles? So, as the main objective of … Continue reading

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Three Ships…

No… not the whisky kind! OK, that’s only for my South African friends… where a blended whisky of that name is found. If I remember correctly… it was supposed to be SA’s first locally produced/ bottled/ brewed/ blended/ whatever-ed whisky. … Continue reading

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Monday Macro – Bubbles!

So… there I was, on the beach – feeling very guilty that I’d used a close-up for last week’s challenge… and not a macro. So, for my art, I stooped low, on a very damp beach, just to capture this … Continue reading

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Monday’s Macro Moment – a Handful… of Junk…

I’ve been so caught up in my own little world (more to follow below) that I missed last week’s Macro Monday… apologies Irene, hope you don’t hold it against me! OK… so, I took today’s photo last year… keeping it … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – 30 Day Creative Challenge?

So… this has me thinking… a 30 day creative (writing) challenge? Where did the idea originate? Well, click here to visit Rainee’s blog. Rainee is currently doing the challenge… and provided lists of tips and prompts, especially for folk who … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Cheating?

How do we define the content we use for Irene’s Sunshine Macro Monday posts? Getting as close as possible to the target? Using camera settings or lens adjustments to effect closeness? You tell me. So, that’s my dilemma today. I … Continue reading

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Still Life – Fruit Bowl: Sunshine Macro Monday…

So… who hasn’t taken a photo or ten of the fruit bowl? I’m sure there are some of us who have even attempted to paint a still life… of the fruit bowl. So… there I sat… amusing myself with camera… … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday Serenade – On the Run… and More…

Earlier this week, I posted a South Beach video… waiting for the wave to crash over the breakwater. Alas… the one moment I managed wasn’t really spectacular… but the comment conversation made up for my lack of wave capture. During … Continue reading

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