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Half Light

The light in Ireland is often great for photography or art. Soft light at these latitudes. But… as Ireland is also a tad wet most of the time I’m often heard humming the Johnny Nash classic… I can see clearly … Continue reading

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One Love

If only, we could live with childlike acceptance of one another, this planet will be some place! I thought of this photo the minute I read this week’s challenge. As an ugly, hairy specimen of the male segment of humankind … Continue reading

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State of Mind

Standing at the ocean’s edge, watching the windswept waves throwing up the sea spray at sunrise, has a way of playing tricks on one’s state of mind. I came away, after taking the series of photos that this one is … Continue reading

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Seasons

Me, for one… likes warmth! I can do with an all round 24 deg C… yes, that is my optimum. Well, the occasional 28 will also do… especially if there’s a cooling sea breeze going. However, I’ve taken many great … Continue reading

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Life Imitates Art – The Bridge

This is life imitating art on a grand scale. The harp is one of Ireland’s national symbols so when you have a bridge commissioned to represent a harp you’re really doing it in style. Then, you name the bridge after … Continue reading

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Life Imitates Art

I did a long winter’s evening lake patrol the other evening. It was one of those around zero Deg C, windless evenings where you don’t mind being out if you’re suitably dressed. I had the 170 – 500 lens fitted … Continue reading

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Renewal Time!

I spotted these blossoms yesterday while we had a bit of blue sky. I think the time for spring renewal is here but like last year we stand a chance of the later frosts damaging the early blooms and blossoms. … Continue reading

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Colour Time…

Yesterday was reflection time… in black and white so why not show you the same clock tower in colour. Still home time… still folk running in the direction of the station and still the time is wrong. See the two … Continue reading

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