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Monday Macro – Bubbles!

So… there I was, on the beach – feeling very guilty that I’d used a close-up for last week’s challenge… and not a macro. So, for my art, I stooped low, on a very damp beach, just to capture this … Continue reading

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Monday’s Macro Moment – a Handful… of Junk…

I’ve been so caught up in my own little world (more to follow below) that I missed last week’s Macro Monday… apologies Irene, hope you don’t hold it against me! OK… so, I took today’s photo last year… keeping it … Continue reading

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Early New Year’s Challenge…

Yep… it’s only day two of the year but I’m already throwing the challenge word about! You see… Rainee is still doing her 30 day Creative Challenge… and I said I will think of doing one too. I’ll be lying … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – 30 Day Creative Challenge?

So… this has me thinking… a 30 day creative (writing) challenge? Where did the idea originate? Well, click here to visit Rainee’s blog. Rainee is currently doing the challenge… and provided lists of tips and prompts, especially for folk who … Continue reading

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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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