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Got Lines — Misbehaved?

The Current Photo Challenge is on the Lines of lines, so I’ve lined up a trio taken recently with lines in abundance.   © May 2018  Colonialist

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Wordless Wednesday – Who Needs to Dress it up with Words?

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For this week’s edition of the Challenge from the Sunday Post, featuring REALITY, I thought of being impersonal about it (taking the ‘I’ out) and offering a picture of land and buildings, but I will waive that step in favour … Continue reading

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Water Babies for Wordless Wednesday

Yesterday the whales eager to make babies were jumping like fleas in a carpet.  At one stage there were ten of them in view, wagging and flapping tails and leaping completely out of the sea.  As usual, I was always … Continue reading

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That really awfully elusive photograph.

(That Elusive Photograph is SideView’s theme this weekend.) Six pooches is our current flock, Though seven, once, we had in stock, And often, through the years, I’ve tried to snap them as a group, So you could see the total … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: TODAY

HAIRY SCENES FOR TODAY THEMES Okay, so the photo theme given on 1st June was ‘Today’, but for me that is 7th: Today! This week’s theme is a bit different (but you like that, don’t you?) – it’s about TODAY. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Sun I quite like this picture for its simplicity and almost stark effect, allowing the splashed sun and refection in the water to dominate.  © Colonialist April 2012 (WordPress/Letterdash)

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