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Friday Foto Fun – Friendly Family Frenzy…

I took this pic a few months ago… at a family gathering of note. He was the dashing sabre-rattler on the day… leading the charge! Yep… he exuded macho bravado… to the point of insisting on a blue weapon of … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Sunshine = Butterflies!

I’m loving this Monday macro challenge set for us by Irene! Today I’ll go butterflies… why not? I love butterfly chasing… it means summer… outdoors and going for walks with my best friend. Yep… I’ve shared before, on my butterfly … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wave…

I was hunting in the FEB 2019 folder… minding my own business… when this photo jumped out at me… demanding its few seconds in the limelight. So as you know, I’m a very obliging sort… and complied… meekly! Happy hump … 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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Seaside Saturday – Would You??

Now… there’s a question… would you what? My never-ending question… would you pay to hang one of my photos on your wall? Or… for that matter… would you, in this age of the internet… think it is good that you … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Wicklow Town’s Black Castle Ruins

We’ve called into Wicklow Town a few mornings, last year. Wow… it sounds so far away… last year! This photo was taken on 17 November 2018 – really not that long ago. That pile of stone on the high ground … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – January to March 2018

This thing we call 2018 was indeed an interesting time. Here in Ireland, we experienced one of the biggest snow storms in living memory. The Beast from the East met and married Storm Emma – that’s if I remember her … Continue reading

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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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