Tag Archives: #Irish wildlife

Friday’s Frenzied Flapper Fun!

I took these photos quite some time ago. We often go down to the beach after the worst of the storm has passed. The wind is usually still churning up the already restless sea, so… the birds are on the … Continue reading

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Have a Mouthful – Curves and All!

Yesterday I mentioned that we would be doing a run into Dublin – well, on the way home we passed through Phoenix Park, just to see if any friendly goats would be about… you know them goats with funny horns… … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists – Curves, Swan Style

I like curves… they’re sexy. That was more or less the comment I left over at this week’s challenge placed by Tina. Then, I went looking for photos… fresh ones, not photos from the galleries. I cropped and cut at … Continue reading

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Friday Feathers – Fidgety Flapper

I was in two minds about using this photo today… only because I need to still be using last year’s photos. Too busy with other things… including the first course that I enrolled for. Phew… I think I have to … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Love Is!

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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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Friday Feathers – Crows… Rooks or Ravens?

Rainee asked a question the other day… if we have all-black crows here in Ireland. Yes… we have mostly black members of the crow family. On Wednesday, I featured a hooded crow… so, just for Friday fun… here’s a rook… … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wisdom – Save Some… for Whenever!

The following sequence was taken last month… when summer was throwing its last futile wobbles here in the northern hemisphere. We noticed a couple in the car close to us toss out bread and the birds appeared out of nowhere. … Continue reading

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