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Ephemeral

This week Krista really gets the thought processes going. Do visit her post to see how she’s captured a fleeting image created by sunlight colouring her wall via a few coloured bottles. The image of the short-lived effect took me … Continue reading

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Outdoors!

Ailsa has been reminiscing about the great wild wide open spaces of the outdoors. Sometimes the outdoors can be quite restrictive, like when the lad is trying to cross the stream… along a fallen branch, using the other timber as … Continue reading

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Four Down – Part Four

And so Ouch My Back Hurts entered its fourth year. Always evolving… always trying to expand and trying to find other things of interest. Yet again I found photos to show you and the odd idea to share. Now I’m … 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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WALL!

I really couldn’t make up my mind what to give you for this one. Wall? Or… Wall! Ireland is so full of history that I could likely post a wall pic every day for a year and never show the … Continue reading

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Frosty Friday?

Friday the 13th! Happy days… nothing will go wrong so why worry about something that may never happen. Anyway, you could find yourself out in a blizzard or a freezing downpour or… with a bit of luck you could stay … Continue reading

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Day 1 – 5 Day B&W Challenge: Time Travel

The good folk over at de Wets Wild have bestowed the honour of making me the first target of their challenge. Target may not be the most appropriate choice of word but it seems just right in this instance. Really, … Continue reading

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Reflections

It’s that time of the year again when we’re supposed to take the year in review and assess our performance. This is much the same at work where we’re either happy or dejected with what our personal feedback from our … Continue reading

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Into The Light…

I rediscovered this photo while I was looking for something for this week’s converge photo challenge. I think it fits the bill as the lines all seem to draw our eye to the blobs of colour in the center of the picture. … Continue reading

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Autumn Along The Liffey

I wonder how many folk have seen this view of the River Liffey? The photo was taken from the bridge just outside Straffan. For those that can remember, that’s where the K Club is situated, the place where the Ryder … Continue reading

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