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Monday Macro – Bubbles!

So… there I was, on the beach – feeling very guilty that I’d used a close-up for last week’s challenge… and not a macro. So, for my art, I stooped low, on a very damp beach, just to capture this … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Drawing It On!

It’s that time again… when I debate the conundrum with myself… can closeup photograph be classed as macro photography? I don’t know but what I do know is that my good lady was very close to the action when she … Continue reading

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Monday’s Macro Moment – a Handful… of Junk…

I’ve been so caught up in my own little world (more to follow below) that I missed last week’s Macro Monday… apologies Irene, hope you don’t hold it against me! OK… so, I took today’s photo last year… keeping it … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – 2019 – October to December

And so… without much further ado, another year rushes to its conclusion! It was a memorable one… like every year is. I mean… even bad years are memorable, in some way or another. This was the year when I hit … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Happy Holly-Day!

So… I saved this pic specially for today’s challenge… only thing is, Irene’s on a break! OK… I’ll post it in any case… I mean, by next week it won’t have much relevance, would it? Anyway… I’ll leave you a … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Leaf Litter!

This one fits Irene’s Sunshine Macro Monday challenge to the tee. Well, that’s my story, and I’m sticking with it! I found this leaf litter on the beach… and now it resides in the cover of my mobile phone. It … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Living in the Past!

Loads of winter macros going these last few weeks… understandably so, but… just because I’m homesick for summer, I’ll go dig in the archives and share some summer sunshine… for this week’s Sunshine Macro Monday challenge. Why not… I mean… … Continue reading

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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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