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Friday Flappers – B is for Blue Beauty!

S is for summer as B is for blue… or butterfly… or even beauty! Or… all of the above… Therefore… B is for blue butterfly beauty… bravo! Common blue male – a tad tattered but still beautiful! Advertisements

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Friday Flapper… Blue…

I really enjoy getting pics of people taking pics. In this case, my good lady getting as close as possible to the Common Blue to get her shot. We were fortunate… the butterfly wasn’t in the least bothered with us… … 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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Wednesday’s Word – Wonderful!

Yesterday was a damp sort of day – grey, chilly and damp – interspersed with wet mizzle. So… after yesterday’s post… telling you all about Port Elizabeth and sharing the link to a sunny seaside surfing site… I needed to … Continue reading

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Bee Seen…

I was looking through the May 2017 folder for a specific photo – that of a fishing boat taken at Kilmore Quay fishing port – but if also found lots of other photos that are all good to see again… … Continue reading

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Flappery Friday!

For the want of a better word… how about flappery? I mean… how do you describe the commotion when a wasp is fighting a butterfly? Not often one has the luck of getting a few shots of the wasp subduing … Continue reading

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Motoring Mono Monday!

Motoring Mono Monday! Yep… I’ve long wanted to place a few of these photos. Have you ever tried to get snaps off at a hummingbird hawk moth? (Do click here to read an article on BirdWatchIreland’s site about the moths … Continue reading

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Friday Flutters – Tattered!

There’s a sheltered, grassy spot at our favourite beach, beneath the cliff, where we’ve seen a few hardy creatures who haven’t quite got used to the idea that summer is moving on… this one posed happily for us… the adult … Continue reading

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