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Macro Monday – Cheating?

How do we define the content we use for Irene’s Sunshine Macro Monday posts? Getting as close as possible to the target? Using camera settings or lens adjustments to effect closeness? You tell me. So, that’s my dilemma today. I … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – More Fungi Close-Ups…

Last week I indulged in showing off a mushroom or two. So, why not do the same again today? Last week I showed off someone getting close and almost personal with the mushrooms… so, why don’t I do the same … Continue reading

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Flapper Friday – Hitching…

We have only one set of swans in the area this season that have cygnets… and only two of them. (I have a theory about the lack of bird offspring along the rivers and ponds in the area… but that’s … Continue reading

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Alternative A to Z – Why Wonder?

I was going to ask why we should wonder about our lives and the impact we have on one another. I was also going to ask why we believe all the tripe we are fed? But, why should I ask? … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Feeding Folly?

You know me and crows. They’re such bold birds… and I really enjoy trying to capture their antics. However, occasionally these opportunistic birds get a little confused… and they try to cash in on human litter… even if there’s most … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Our Travels… to Local Beaches

I’m with you… before reading your post, which I love, I had a thought that challenges like this are skewed! (My comment on Murtagh Meadows’ post… for what it’s worth… after reading her take on this week’s Lens-Artist PC… ) … Continue reading

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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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Being Bunkered – Getting into the Swing of Things!

This is one of the most up to the moment apt sports posts I can do! The Ryder Cup is in full swing… today being the middle day of play… go Europe, GO!! These days, I don’t really watch much … Continue reading

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