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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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Seaside Saturday – Wait No More!

A week or so ago I placed a Waiting post… and included a YouTube video I’d made up specially for that post. On the day, I was waiting for a wave or two to top the breakwater. I only managed … Continue reading

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Friday’s Fun Foto…

I could walk around New York’s streets for hours per day… and just observe. Now, I will include using the camera in the observation process! I think I’ll do a series for the next few Fridays… posting some of the … Continue reading

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Life Diary – Day 12 – Monday Macro Moments

If I’m honest, macro’s play an important part in our lives, so… joining in with Irene’s Sunshine’s Macro Monday challenge is just fun! The good lady and me… we’ll stalk a flower, a butterfly, moth or other insect… to get … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday Sign…

OK, I’ll be resting the life diary for a few days and get back with it early next week… so, even though I’ve shown you this sign before, I really enjoy the vista… that passing storm seems to force the … Continue reading

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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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