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Juxtaposition – WPhotC

This week Michelle invites us to throw strange bedfellows together. I looked through a few galleries for a good photo (or two) to use and you know what? There are so many that I’ll simply have to do a gallery… … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday??

Well, almost. Maybe… why not give it a go? I’m sure you’ll enjoy a shorty. On the other hand, let me suggest, if you don’t and feel cheated by the lack of reams then why not click into the search … Continue reading

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Dublin Street Views – Green Domes

Standing at the cow’s head featured in yesterday’s post and looking north-west you’ll see today’s view. Mind you, you’ll have to visit Dublin at the height of summer to get the benefit of the bright blooms on show. The dome … Continue reading

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Dublin Street Views – Wolfe Tone Square

I’m usually of the habit of putting a positive spin on everything I show of Dublin and surrounds. Yet, at times one can’t help but to show the blemishes. Ever since my last visit to the city the cow in today’s photo has had … Continue reading

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Altered Images?

I’ve often wondered about the concept of altering one’s mindset and the effect it will have on how one perceives objects in real life. No, I’m not on about hallucination drugs to help with the flights of fancy. How else could you … Continue reading

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Second-Hand News…

Do you occasionally get the feeling just when you discover something for yourself that you’re a bit of a twit? Especially when the ‘something’ you discover has been sitting within your grasp for as long as you’ve been walking the … Continue reading

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CBBH Photo Challenge – Framed

Marianne’s challenge topic this month is framed. I’m rather late in throwing together my contribution but as they say in the classics… rather late than never. But before I get into the photos let me first give you a small … Continue reading

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Mountains – Ailsa’s WTT…

You’ve surely heard the saying… Don’t make a mountain out of a molehill! Well, I’m afraid this week that’s just what I’ll have to do! I’m really starting to think Ailsa’s suffering serious withdrawal symptoms. All the sightseeing and fresh … Continue reading

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