Tag Archives: #Seaside Saturday

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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Seaside Saturday – Walk on the Wild Side!

Well, not really. Winter walks here along the Irish Sea can be few and far between, if one only goes walking when there’s blue sky and a tiny bit of sunshine. However, the walks are rewarding… that’s why we go! … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – The Pole…

There’s a pole… out in the middle of nowhere… just sticking its long slenderness up unto the Wexford sky. Why? Rumour has it that it’s an observation post… scaled by the observer who then sits atop the pole to have … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Time Moves On!

Have a look-see at the first photo. Here’s the link to the post… done not long after we moved to Arklow. Yep, posted on 09 Nov 2016… more than two years ago… So… what’s so special about the photo? Nothing … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Fresh Light

One noticeable benefit of winter is the aftermath of the storms… the air is clean, if maybe a little too crisp. It seems to me as if the light concentrates finer details. Am I talking porkies? I won’t have a … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Ships in the Night

You know the old saying… like ships in the night. Well, occasionally I take photos of ships in the night. This one was being offloaded… busy, busy… busy! Look-see, the orange mobile crane is lifting the green-clad timber bales off … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Summer Sessions!

I’ve said this about a thousand times but it’s still true… we had one of the best summers here in Ireland for a very long time. The general consensus – the last time such a warm, dry summer was had … Continue reading

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