Tag Archives: #Guinness Storehouse

Windows – Lens-Artist Photo Challenge

Someone once said – your eyes are the windows to your soul. Many say so-and-so said so, apparently even Shakespeare said so. It matters little for this week’s challenge as asked for windows… not eyes! However… I enjoy taking window … Continue reading

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My Weekly Challenge – Q is for Quirky and Quaint… Along Dublin’s Quays!

So… I bet, last week, you thought to yourself… I wonder how he’ll deal with the letter Q? Easy! You see… I have an eye for the quint and quirky… but, to my rescue came Dublin’s most endearing and famous … Continue reading

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Time Travel Tuesday…

Back to the museum we go… just for the fun of it. Imagine arriving in this world and spending your first few months in that elegant kiddy coach! Or, would you rather imagine sleeping in the vaulted ceiling bed just … Continue reading

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Transport…

I was in the process of putting together another post for today when Ailsa’s weekly travel theme arrived. Transport. Sorry… I pushed the other post away and jumped at this challenge. Just a few seconds for me to recall all … Continue reading

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Frame…

To frame time… to capture the moment for as long as you want the moment to last. That, to me is what framing a photo is all about. I’ve taken a wander through the archives to find a few frames … Continue reading

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Look UP!

Look up? Look up! Look… yes, look up! I really enjoy looking up. I often do so… looking for butterflies up in the trees… looking at aircraft or birds flapping up above. OK… only the birds do the flapping… the … Continue reading

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Exits – Home Time!

I’ve used this photo before but when Ailsa got onto the theme of exits I couldn’t resist! Imagine the scene… some time after half two (in the morning) my good lady leading the way out. We’d had a great night … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Pernickety Party Pooper!

Yes… that’s right. Pernickity party pooper! That’s me… no, that’s my good lady. I’m the pernickity one… she’s the party pooper one! Mind you… according to the good lady I’m pernickity, not according to me. Then, on the flip side, … Continue reading

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