Tag Archives: ISS

Almost 18 Years – a First!

Yes… after almost 18 years we notched up an Irish first! We pulled an impromptu stunt and took ourselves (and a few bits and pieces) down to our favourite beach for the night! Yep, I’ll be lying if I said … Continue reading

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Quest!

Life is a quest! Yes… if you don’t treat it like a quest you’d become bored and give up! Yes… I’m always on a quest. If I’m not I may as well give up! There are new species of butterflies … Continue reading

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Abstract…

Now who can refuse doing an abstract post? I mean… sometimes all you need to do is put the camera in manual and turn the lens totally out of focus and snap away. So… when Ailsa threw this challenge at … Continue reading

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Weightless…

Keeping with things aviation and the concept of weightlessness… how better than to defy gravity than to orbit the earth in the International Space Station? I’m known to spend hours outside trying to get the ISS as it passes overhead. … Continue reading

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Santi’s on the Loose!

We had a short period of cloudless skies the other evening. There were all sorts of meteorological happenings about. The ISS was cruising by and rumour had it that a resupply ship was giving chase. Then there was also supposed … Continue reading

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Achievement – WPhotoC

Strange… these weekly challenges. Or, could that be, strange how I interpret these weekly challenges? Michelle tells of the achievement of the folk who finish marathons… more precisely, this year’s New York event and the folk who this year did … Continue reading

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Rewards… of a Different Kind

During the last few evenings I’ve been outside looking to see if I could capture the International Space Station as it zooms high overhead. It is said to be the 3rd brightest object in the night skies so it’s not … Continue reading

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