Tag Archives: #people watching

Thursday Thought – Hot Dog!

Who, or what came first? The banner or the hot-dog… the man or the vendor? I was struck by the fellow’s desire to enjoy the tasty delight at the show… but, was he posing as a promotional model? Was I … Continue reading

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Magic Muddy Mumford’s Moments… on Monday!

So… the good lady’s phone rang. The caller asked, are you up for a concert? Someone has tickets but can’t make it. Mumford & Sons? YES, I screech. Only problem… outdoor show… at the Malahide Castle grounds… and the weather … Continue reading

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Friday Flapper… Blue…

I really enjoy getting pics of people taking pics. In this case, my good lady getting as close as possible to the Common Blue to get her shot. We were fortunate… the butterfly wasn’t in the least bothered with us… … Continue reading

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CFFC – Unawares!

I have never used this photo… never quite sure if the folk snapped here would come looking for me if I did! A wee bit of background… I don’t have any, apart from the fact that the photo was taken … Continue reading

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Norm’s Thursday Doors – Christmas is Coming!

Yep… it’s that time of the year… when street committees and Tidy Town teams are out cheering the place up. I wonder why? I was lucky enough to spot one of the local Arklow teams busy being creative… in the … Continue reading

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CFFC – Cold!

This is my first go at Cee’s FFC! I’ve selected four photos from the galleries… fun cold photos… so, why don’t we begin with taking the dog for a walk… and, as dogs are dogs they do as dogs do… … 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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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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