Category Archives: Water

Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette

I’m not usually up early enough to catch the sunrise, definitely not in summer! Thankfully for me I can capture silhouettes at sunset too!  Here is one I took of people fishing at sunset on a beach in Perth.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture

I’ve been waiting for an opportunity to share this photo I took of the sea at dawn.  I wouldn’t have described the ripples as a texture, but when the sea looks like this it seems a lot more viscous than … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Zigzag

I’m sure I would be banned from Weybridge Sailing Club for using the word ‘Zigzag‘ to describe sailing dinghies tacking across the Thames!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Room

No matter where he is, Wilson always generates a LOT of room when he does this! This week’s photo challenge is Room  

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Weekly Pet Challenge; Newts!

While watching our new fish settle into our pond, I noticed some more inhabitants Our pond is full of frogs, but its great to see a big fat newt too! He looks like she is chewing on the frogs leg?  … Continue reading

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Weekly Pet Challenge; New pets this week!

Welcome to the new arrivals in our pond!  We have a new filter, and lots of new water lilies so they are all very happily swimming about and very easy to see as the water is finally clear! All we … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Split-Second Story

A picture of us (Second row from left; Peter, Me, Louise & Damien) on the Shotover Jet… Louise & Damien surprised us with a breakfast hair-raising ride through the canyons of Queenstown’s Shotover river at speeds of up to 80kph … Continue reading

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