Category Archives: Boats

My Best Photo of The Week

This is a photo of the converted mill buildings beside ‘Thames Lock’ the last lock on the River Wey in Weybridge before it joins the Thames.  I am composing another post about the lock in connection with some historical photos … Continue reading

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My Best Photo of The Week (Week 12)

I am rarely up at dawn, but in winter it is a little easier for me!! I this photo as the sun rose one morning on Langstone Village as we were waiting for our boat to be lifted out of … Continue reading

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My Best Photo of The Week (Week 11)

I am way behind with posting at the moment, and when I get this far behind it is hard to know where to start!!  I have lots and lots of photos to post, but picking just one to move forward … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon

I know I’m a bit late for this week’s Photo Challenge.  I’m running a month late on most things at the moment so a few days past the deadline is good for me! When you are on a boat the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: An Unusual Point of View

Again the series of posts devoted to photography as visual storytelling have inspired me to start thinking about this week’s photo challenge, An Unusual POV in advance of the challenge.  I often look at photos taken from strange positions and … Continue reading

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My House is for sale!!!

We walk past this house all the time, and pictures of it, or the island are always appearing on my blog as it is wonderfully photogenic.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea

This week’s photo challenge Sea, has had me thinking.  We spend most of our spare time in summer on or at the sea, preferably on it if it’s warm, even more preferably in it!  I have a huge collection of … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreshadow

My contribution to this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge; Foreshadow, could better be named ‘Aftershadow’ On our Maiden voyage of our new boat Lady C, our voyage was to bring her from one side of Langstone Bridge to the other….. the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is Fresh This week we have been experiencing the third week of a wonderful heatwave here in northern Europe.  We haven’t had a good summer in ages, probably since 2002, so while the country has … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: The Golden Hour

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is The Golden Hour In photography, the “golden hour” is the first and last hour of sunlight of the day. Photographers venture out on sunrise hikes or sunset treks to capture a magical shot, due … Continue reading

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