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Quest!

Life is a quest! Yes… if you don’t treat it like a quest you’d become bored and give up! Yes… I’m always on a quest. If I’m not I may as well give up! There are new species of butterflies … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Night Photography

I’m a rank amateur, self-taught photographer. It’s taken me years to build up a bit of knowledge and kit. I read as much as I can but one day you find a bit of new information and then weeks later … Continue reading

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Abstract…

Now who can refuse doing an abstract post? I mean… sometimes all you need to do is put the camera in manual and turn the lens totally out of focus and snap away. So… when Ailsa threw this challenge at … Continue reading

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Weightless…

Keeping with things aviation and the concept of weightlessness… how better than to defy gravity than to orbit the earth in the International Space Station? I’m known to spend hours outside trying to get the ISS as it passes overhead. … Continue reading

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Greetings 2016!!

Apart from stating the obvious I’m going to state the obvious! Happy New Year!! May your year be as fruitful as I wish for mine to be!! I’ll begin the year by saying welcome to my blog… I really hope … Continue reading

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The Year in Review – July to September

OK… now we’re heading to the last days of 2015 we can continue looking at the latter half of the year. The 3rd quarter brought it’s fun. I’d taken to walking more often so there are a fair share of … Continue reading

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Victory

There are times when it seems nothing will work out like one wants it to do. I’ve been chasing meteors for a few months now but every the showers are about the weather is usually not cooperating. I mean, this … Continue reading

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Orion and the Dog Star

Orion and the Dog Star. Sounds great, does it not? Yep… I’m learning about the night sky all the time. Well, it seems here in Ireland the night sky is mostly clouded over but the pre-dawn sky usually reveals more … Continue reading

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