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Motoring Mono Monday!

Motoring Mono Monday! Yep… I’ve long wanted to place a few of these photos. Have you ever tried to get snaps off at a hummingbird hawk moth? (Do click here to read an article on BirdWatchIreland’s site about the moths … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge – Patterns

I’ve noticed quite a few bloggers’ contributing great posts for this challenge so, I went looking. This week’s challenge, offered by Ann-Christine, is rather appetising. I mean, who could resist showing off their pattern photos? I didn’t really know where … Continue reading

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Magic Moments!

I was going to give you a totally different post today… until we went for a wee walk-about down at South Beach. It was a bit windy so when we found a semi-sheltered spot we were more than rewarded with … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Wonderful Wildlife – Wagtail!

Yep… this lil fella swooped when he noticed the fluttering of a moth. Mind you, it was a large moth and it required some abuse from the bird to overcome the almost never-say-die insect. However, a few minutes later, the … Continue reading

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2017 Favourite…

Ben has got the jump on me for this week’s challenge! I usually do four or five galleries for the last days of the year… to show you my favourite pics per quarter and then some that didn’t quite make … Continue reading

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Mauve Monday Moment

I’ve been clearing out the July folder. So many bright summer photos I still need to process. Yep, delete, delete… delete a few more. Laptop’s memory is running low… external drive is almost full. Time for a clear out. However, … Continue reading

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Structure!

Last week’s challenge, Corners, left me doing a gallery that contained only man-made objects… so, to re-balance the equation, I’ll just have to share some of Ma Nature’s great structures. Of course, you know this gives me a great excuse … Continue reading

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Wildlife Wednesday – The Hawk

Yep, the Hummingbird Hawk Moth… quite a character. Do click on the link to learn more. I’ve had the opportunity to capture their flight on a few occasions and to say the least, those wing-beats are just a blur… even … Continue reading

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