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Thursday Thrill!

I was dithering between a “doors” or a “lens-artists” post for today… but it was taking time searching for the photos I wanted to use for either of the posts. So, when I passed this shot I thought you wouldn’t … 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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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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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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Wednesday’s Word – Wonderful!

Yesterday was a damp sort of day – grey, chilly and damp – interspersed with wet mizzle. So… after yesterday’s post… telling you all about Port Elizabeth and sharing the link to a sunny seaside surfing site… I needed to … Continue reading

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Friday’s Flapper Facts!

Yes, I have to give you a few facts – today being that kind of day! As the winter is roaring full-tilt around us, I have a need for a summer flapper photo. And why not? This shot reminds me … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – July to September 2018

And so we get to the second half of the year. I’d stopped work at the end of June and as such I then was at home for the best summer Ireland has seen in a generation. Needless to say, … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – April to June 2018

So… the spring eventually managed to get to Ireland… after piles of snow were still seen in shady spots for weeks after the big white-out! We all suspected that the cold had damaged the plants and animals to such an … Continue reading

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