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Sunshine’s Mono-Macro Monday…

I was calling around at Photo Robert’s Blog – he really enjoys setting contrasting scenes. He also takes part in Irene’s macro challenges so, when I spotted his rendition of a dandelion seed-head I promptly went out and took a … Continue reading

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Almost Silent Sunday – Sorry FOUR…

Almost silent – look back at the preceding Sundays to see the life and demise of these four tulips… and share in the fun I had recording the event!

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Buttercup Glow – Too Bright To Handle?

The closer you get to the sun the hotter it may be… something similar with trying to encroach on a buttercup’s yellowness. I get the impression that bright yellow flowers cause problems for my camera’s sensor. Let me know what … Continue reading

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Onward We Go…

Slowly… slowly… as from tomorrow we can drive a little further. From tomorrow we can all get in the car and drive down to the beach… and take granddad along too! Therefore… we can slowly begin practising a bit more … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Wet Grass

We’ve had a few days of rain – so, the grass got a tad wet… and I got wet knees too! Well, how else do I get drops and droplets closeup’s without getting low down? As I’ve been known to … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Comma Closeup!

Comma’s are regarded (here in Ireland) as migrant visitors but I believe some actually hibernate because we have seen two early spring “visitors”. Also, have a closer look at this fella… somewhat tattered, strengthening my belief that it isn’t a … Continue reading

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Day 29 – Almost There – Blown About But Doing Well…

Sometimes we head straight into the wind… then the storm settles and we realise things weren’t as bad as we thought they’d be! Like this oyster-catcher being buffered by the gale – but it survived! I sort of feel a … Continue reading

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Day 28 – Teacher Says… Weekend Homework!

What was one of the first things teacher would say when you got back to school after the holidays? Yes… it usually went something like this… “Now class… it’s so good to see you’ve all returned safely – so, why … Continue reading

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