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Seaside Saturday – Name Your Storm?

There was a time… when, in honour of the tempestuous temperaments of the fairer variety of homo-sapiens, that storms/ cyclones/ hurricanes/ typhoons/ tropical depressions and the other assortments of fun weather phenomena, were named after said fairer beings. Alas… in … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Storm Clouds!

We’ve had a bit of winter this week… yep, show on the hills… wind off the sea… chilly wind! But… winter is good… for wild photography! The colours lie… I promise! That wind whipping off the sea carried ice crystals … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Old Age…

Here’s a photo I took a few week’s ago… to get the cloud but also to capture a moment in time. Both the old gypsum factory and the boat have long passed their sell-by dates. We can only wonder how … Continue reading

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Whooppee Wednesday Weather!

Yesterday it was all about mellow yellow… but I did mention the chance of fluffy white snow falling about. We went for a walk… why not, it was bright! OK… for you good folk who don’t know about cold… the … 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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Wednesday Wildlife – The Gathering

Picture this… Phoenix Park… the green, green grass of home… well, that is so if you’re a deer in the park. Also picture the low winter sun illuminating the surrounds… bouncing off the blanket of steel grey clouds… accentuating the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes… and Tides…

Yep… it’s winter, the trees are mostly standing around – denuded, their happy summer dresses stripped off. So, why don’t we change the game, just a little? How about doing a few tunes and tides posts? For the fun of … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Light Show Beauty!

Don’t you just love it when you get something you never expected? We woke up to a stormy Friday morning – windy, dismal, grey – altogether messy weather. However, by mid-morning the storm had dragged itself out into the Irish … Continue reading

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