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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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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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Waiting – in Vain?

Waiting… for the waves to break over the breakwater… waiting in vain? There we stood… waiting… waiting for the waves to bounce over the breakwater. So, we waited… and waited… until we almost froze and my camera battery almost ran … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Abstract A or B… Your Choice!

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Thursday Thought – Thank You Kindly!

I’ve been so busy with all sorts of other carry-on that I haven’t visited your blogs in ages… for which I do apologise. However, you know what we men do when we’re in trouble… we rush off to the nearest … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Bedraggled…

It’s fast approaching the end of the dahlia season but here and there we still see a few blooms. Now, this particular flower (and plant) has special meaning so it was good to see it still hanging around, even though … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – More Fungi Close-Ups…

Last week I indulged in showing off a mushroom or two. So, why not do the same again today? Last week I showed off someone getting close and almost personal with the mushrooms… so, why don’t I do the same … Continue reading

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