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Macro Monday – Getting Close… and Personal

So… here’s a lighter moment to show how macro moments happen. There is a need to get close to the target… as demonstrated by this lady I spotted along the woodland walk. Look… see the intense concentration… there is definitely … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Irene’s Challenge!

Now looky-here… me and macros… or close-up snaps, go well together. Also, me and galleries go well together! So… seeing as Irene has thrown down the happy-snapper gauntlet then here goes… me, happily taking up Irene’s Macro Monday challenge! OK… … Continue reading

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Close-Up… and Personal! Lens-Artists PC!

I’m rather late again with this week’s challenge but again, how could I resist the urge of doing a close-up gallery? No… I can’t! So… without much further ado… here we go! Thanks to Leya for this week’s challenge! It … Continue reading

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Yep – Autumn’s Here!

A week or so ago I suggested that autumn may be taking us in its grip. Here’s big proof! These darlings are only found in autumn! Fly Agaric… this beautiful specimen, was the final I needed that the autumn had … Continue reading

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Signs and Wonder?

I love quirky signs and have thrown sightings into posts when I find something of interest. So… is it too far-fetched to suggest this sign would’ve fitted the scene well a few days ago. However… I’m sure as it’s still … Continue reading

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Wildlife Wednesday – Micro World

How could I ever not fall for a “micro” challenge? I mean… when WordPress throws the concept at me in a daily prompt, do you really think I’m going to look the other way and not fall for the idea? … Continue reading

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Mushroom!

OH no! The daily prompt arrives and puts me in a total spin! Mushroom!! I’ve featured fungi photos in yesterday’s post and now I have to do so again! I love mushrooms and fungi… I love snapping at them, with … Continue reading

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A Sneak Peek? Yes – Indeed!

What better opportunity do I get to offer you a sneak peek of my first collection of short stories? I mean… the book is currently available for the princely sum of a whopping 99p! Yes, if you hurry, for the … Continue reading

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