Category Archives: Photography

Green – Weekly Photo Challenge

Green… nature’s default position.  After that, there’s a whole range of colours at her disposal, but for me, those first green harbingers of spring are a sign that life goes on… whatever.  To see green in all its glory, click … Continue reading

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Atop – Weekly Photo Challenge

This prompt is not an easy one for someone like me who’s really uneasy about heights.  I’m the woman who once went to view a Spanish villa on a mountain top, and had to crawl on my hands and knees … Continue reading

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Wish – WPC

When we blow out the candles on a birthday cake, it’s customary to make a silent wish.  It’s said that this practice derives from a belief in ancient Greece that smoke carried prayers to the heavens.  Remember that, next time … Continue reading

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The Road(s) Taken – Weekly Photo Challenge

First of all, plan your route carefully… oops! road block… re-trace steps, re-plan the route… If climbing up doesn’t work, maybe climbing down might… hmmm… swallowing might be a bit of a problem upside down, maybe I need a slight … Continue reading

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A Good Match: Weekly Photo Challenge

If your idea of a fun afternoon is wallowing in a mudbath, you’d go a long way to find someone who shared your tastes.  These two are a perfect match. Two sights that compete for the attention of visitors with … Continue reading

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Against All Odds – Weekly Photo Challenge

In the garden this past fortnight, there have been some inspiring examples of nature endeavouring to put on one of her frosty spectaculars, against all odds.  To see other interpretations, click on Weekly Photo Challenge.

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Shadow – Weekly Photo Challenge

  If you’re a ‘wee sleekit cow’rin tim’rous beastie’, then the least you can do is to walk tall and ‘cast a long shadow’.   This poor mite was also blind, and was running repeatedly into the kerb on a hotel … Continue reading

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Solitude: Weekly Photo Challenge

During high season, we seldom venture onto the local beach; it doesn’t seem like the same town at all when the holidaymakers descend from June through to September.  But during the autumn and winter, there’s nothing more satisfying than a … Continue reading

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Re-purposed: Weekly Photo Challenge

When we moved into our previous home, one of our first priorities was to remove a row of seven young Eucalyptus trees spaced about every five feet along the border of our not particularly over-sized garden.  We’d had Eucalyptus trees … Continue reading

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Graceful: Weekly Photo Challenge

Amazing grace! To see other graceful pictures, click on the Weekly Photo Challenge.

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