Tag Archives: starling

Friday Flappers – Micro Murmuration Moments!

There are days and then there are days. Sometimes a plan comes together without one being even remotely aware that something is about to happen. So, the other day we were down at the harbour and the starlings were also … Continue reading

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Flight-line Friday

So… here’s the deal. You can’t sleep much… your neck is in such a way that, however hard you try, you cannot put your head on the pillow in a way that sleep happens easily! What’s the best therapy… the … Continue reading

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April A to Z – UP!

Happy Monday… I hope you’re feeling on the up and up! We’ve entered the last stretch of April A to Z. In some ways I regret taking up the challenge as I’ve found myself being drawn deeper and deeper into … Continue reading

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Friday’s Fancy Flights!

I shared a rather special sunrise photo a few days ago but you know how it goes… occasionally while you’re trying your levellest best to capture that special photo you’ll get bombed, as in this case when a flock of … Continue reading

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Monochromatic – the END!!

Yes… I’ll do the one last mono post. However, I couldn’t make up my mind… what would today’s mono be? So… as I had planned to do a gallery of the week’s photos I thought it best to add a … Continue reading

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Monochromatic… Three Birds

No… I didn’t want to call the post grey. We see far too much of that here in Ireland. But I did want to use the photo because I enjoy the lines against the mono sky… and the three starlings. … Continue reading

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Four Down… Part Three

You may have noticed the flavour of the blog changed a bit in the first two years. That was to be expected as I was back working in the city which allowed ample opportunity for taking Dublin City photos. It … Continue reading

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Something Summery…

I was flicking through the albums… looking for something to keep the bright ideas posts going. Yes, something to remind us of the bright, warm days that visited not too long ago. How about something simple? Like a few starlings … Continue reading

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