Category Archives: Photography

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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Ambience: Weekly Photo Challenge

in the flames… after the storm… early morning on the Canal du Midi… For me, ambience is all about light. To see other interpretations of ambience, click on Weekly Photo Challenge

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I name this ship… Weekly Photo Challenge

Well, not so much a ship, more a boat really… Our barge was already named when we bought her, but we loved the name, and anyway it’s supposed to be bad luck to change a boat’s name.  ‘Desormais’ means ‘from … Continue reading

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Resilient – Weekly Photo Challenge

Just one photo this week, taken early in the morning, only a few days ago.  This rosebud was still hanging on despite a really hard frost.  Now that’s what I call resilient. To see other interpretations of the prompt, click … Continue reading

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Pathways: Weekly Photo Challenge

Garden path pathways through water, in this case through duck-weed a path with a difference, for the more nimble. To see the paths that others have taken, click on the Weekly Photo Challenge

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Watchful Anticipation – Weekly Photo Challenge

Animals are by nature watchful – without the brain capacity to reason or deduce, they use sight, sound and smell to anticipate … potential danger… the chance of a game… food… an unsuspecting human for claw practice… To see other … Continue reading

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