Tag Archives: #Samuel Beckett Bridge

Tuesday’s Travel Travails!

Actually, based on yesterday’s rather lengthy and taxing commute I must have a rethink! The train is fine but the bus component is not!! Sorry, capital NOT!! To tell you the truth… the time it takes to walk from the … Continue reading

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Bridge!

Time to break the rules and do a daily prompt, again. How on earth could I not fall for the prompt? I mean… as if I haven’t shown you a bridge or two in the past… why shouldn’t I show … Continue reading

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Transport…

I was in the process of putting together another post for today when Ailsa’s weekly travel theme arrived. Transport. Sorry… I pushed the other post away and jumped at this challenge. Just a few seconds for me to recall all … Continue reading

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Mirror!

I’m with Jen on this one. I’m also always looking for “the shot!” Like Jen, I’m also always looking at the angels and the options of capturing reflective images. Mirror surfaces, glass, water and glossy paint add extra dimensions to … Continue reading

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Surface – Light and Texture!

I was looking at this photo when Ben’s daily prompt arrived. I don’t often take part but on the surface of things it gave me the perfect excuse to use the photo and participate! Light reflecting off the surface of … Continue reading

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Look UP!

Look up? Look up! Look… yes, look up! I really enjoy looking up. I often do so… looking for butterflies up in the trees… looking at aircraft or birds flapping up above. OK… only the birds do the flapping… the … Continue reading

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Curve

This week’s challenge has got me excited. Curve. I find the curve to be a sensual, often sexy shape. Maybe because I’m one of those grumpy old fella’s that’s fond of form. Simple shapes… like the wine glass… or the … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – R is for the Royal Canal

So… why have I chosen the Royal Canal? I mean… it’s not exclusively only restricted to Dublin. It begins on the River Liffey, not far from the Dublin Port, and winds its way across Leinster all the way to the … Continue reading

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