Tag Archives: Ryewater

Monet Sunset

Yesterday I gave you a Turner Moment… a fiery sunset skyscape. Today I’ll show you another angle of that same sunset but adding water and reflection to the picture. My mind suggested a likeness to one of the early Monet … Continue reading

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Strong!!

Ailsa begins her challenge this week by chatting about a lad who was supposed to be the thing of legend… therefore I must continue along the lines. Her mention of Strongbow got me thinking… he was reputed to be a … Continue reading

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Full Moon Rising!!

Continuing with another of the GLW’s great photos… this one was taken on Friday 13th of June 2014… one of those rare occasions when a full moon coincides with the dreaded 13th day of a month… great! The full moon … Continue reading

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Five Minutes a Day?

The thought dawned… why not capture 5 minutes of the train journey? So… as I was sitting next to a lady applying her many layers of makeup I dug out the camera and headed for the exit, no… not to … Continue reading

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The Holiday is Over!

Today junior son is back at school after the summer break… next Monday GSK enters his first year of ‘real’ school. Yesterday I caught the early train into work after having a few days off. Not 2 weeks ago I … Continue reading

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CWS – St Mary’s Church in Leixlip

I’m doing the real easy way out post today… do a bit of i-netting, copy and paste… stick on a photo an voilá… we have a post! 😉 So… here’s a bit from wiki… The Church of Ireland parish of … Continue reading

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There’s a Wedding to be Planning For…

Strange how the mind works… some weeks ago I went off with the groom-to-be to be measured for my suit… tails and all. Trying to make a gent out of me… they are. Well… at that stage I was sort … Continue reading

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Lock 16, Royal Canal… Kilcock

This time of year allows for the best photo’s of the lock-keeper’s cottage in Kilcock. The last time I showed a picture or two of the lock and surrounding was in the Rambler post. Have a look at how the … Continue reading

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