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Seaside Saturday – Too Much Sun?

There is a theory that too much sun can be harmful… and that it could go to one’s head… and do all sorts of strange things with one’s thinking ability. Maybe I have proved the theory because yesterday I was … Continue reading

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Mono Monday – Grey-scale…

We’ve all had to use the printer at work and as a cost saving measure, we’ve used the grey-scale function. Have a look-see at this pic… the sunlight, window refraction, wall and a few objects conspired well with my camera’s … Continue reading

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Alternative A to Z – No NEVER – Don’t Give UP!

Today I’m going to be a bit autobiographical. But please… don’t read it as a trumpet blowing exercise. A month or so ago the Big Six-O rolled around for me. I’ve lived many, many… many up’s and maybe many more … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Camera Straps…

Don’t you just love messing with your own shadow? So… to be honest… when the low winter sun breaks through the cloud then the fun starts… as you can see! Pardon the skew horizon… I can’t be held responsible… after … 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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Wednesday Wisdom – Save Some… for Whenever!

The following sequence was taken last month… when summer was throwing its last futile wobbles here in the northern hemisphere. We noticed a couple in the car close to us toss out bread and the birds appeared out of nowhere. … Continue reading

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Wise Words on Wednesday?

I like this photo… because, there I was… sitting in the car, waiting for my good lady (the driver) to get to the car. I often do that… get in and wait. Sometimes I carry the laptop out and continue … Continue reading

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Windows – Lens-Artist Photo Challenge

Someone once said – your eyes are the windows to your soul. Many say so-and-so said so, apparently even Shakespeare said so. It matters little for this week’s challenge as asked for windows… not eyes! However… I enjoy taking window … Continue reading

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