Tag Archives: #Irish landscape

Seaside Saturday – Wicklow Town’s Black Castle Ruins

We’ve called into Wicklow Town a few mornings, last year. Wow… it sounds so far away… last year! This photo was taken on 17 November 2018 – really not that long ago. That pile of stone on the high ground … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – April to June 2018

So… the spring eventually managed to get to Ireland… after piles of snow were still seen in shady spots for weeks after the big white-out! We all suspected that the cold had damaged the plants and animals to such an … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – The Pole…

There’s a pole… out in the middle of nowhere… just sticking its long slenderness up unto the Wexford sky. Why? Rumour has it that it’s an observation post… scaled by the observer who then sits atop the pole to have … Continue reading

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Lens – Artists… BIG Splash!

I really can’t resist taking part in this week’s Lens – Artist Challenge! While going through my latest gallery – processed photos taken in the last few months that I tend to use for the blog and Twitter, I spotted … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists… Fences

Interesting, this notion of fences. Me… I love freedom and the lack of fences so I often say I’d love to live in a spot on the planet (not too warm, not too cold!) where I can roam without having … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday!

I’m a wee tired of the six-word Saturday carry-on. So… why not start digging in the archives to bring you images I’ve not previously posted? Fresh… beach fresh! So… here’s just such a photo… and if you look very closely … Continue reading

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Saturday Six Word Story – Willie B

Willie B – will the fish bite tonight?

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Light and Dark – Nature’s Patterns

I really shouldn’t keep going with this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge but I can’t resist. We stood watching this scene for quite a few minutes. The strong wind causing the interplay between light and dark. The movement of clouds and … Continue reading

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