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Day 24 – In Search of Ethereal Perfection – Wildflower Wednesday

Social distancing – avoiding others – not going where the others are going. As you know, these last few weeks have seen almost all indoor gatherings and outdoor sports events cancelled. However – people have the desire for the outdoors … Continue reading

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Day 15 – 30 Day CC – Update Time!

On day one of this challenge, I posted a closeup photo of a very new bit of growth… so, here we go – showing you the same growth two weeks on. Maybe I’ll dedicate the last post of the challenge … Continue reading

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Day #10 of the 30 Day CC – Wildflower Wednesday Beginnings

A few months ago I suggested that we get a Wildflower Wednesday challenge going. The idea was to begin after St Patrick’s Day – so, as next Wednesday is the day after the great Irish celebration, why don’t we kick … Continue reading

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Day #5 – 30 Day CC – Photo Fixing – Florals!

Part of this creativity challenge is to take on new ideas and/ or tricks. I only use the basics of photo fixing software – usually my free Nikon stuff. I once tried Photoshop but let it go. So, a few … Continue reading

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Day #1 – 30 Day CC – Wonderful Macro Inspiration

Here we go… on the road to my own insanity. Why? Because… usually, when I do these 30 day challenges, I get fed up with the process halfway through and then it becomes a drag. Therefore… to prevent being locked … Continue reading

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Behind Bars – Sunshine’s Macro Monday

This is one of those down on the knees hope for the best kind of shots… taken specially for Irene’s challenge. I rather liked the effect. Do please let me know what you think. PS – As always, I’ll place … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Sunshine Captured

Sunshine captured! From my first 2020 daffodil photos – this one suggested it wanted to show its splendour! So revealing the sunshine it had captured and stored in its bulb last season! Always love seeing daffodils – especially the early … Continue reading

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Does One Daffodil…

So… the old saying… does one swallow a summer make? Can we translate that into does one daffodil make a spring? Somehow… I don’t think so. So, to take it a step further… does one daffodil bush make a spring? … Continue reading

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