Tag Archives: Photography

Weekly Photo Challenge: The World Through My Camera’s Eyes

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is The World Through Your Eyes Last week I posted a photo that I had taken of a blue Geranium, and I mentioned that this photo was the result of a single shot not the … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge; Rainbow Colours – Shoes

I’ve never taken part in Cee’s photo challenge until yesterday, but the topic Rainbow Colours makes it impossible for me to not enter! Yesterday I talked about my handbag, my purse, my laptop bag, my coat, and all my clothes … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge; Rainbow Colours

I’ve never taken part in this photo challenge before, but the topic Rainbow Colours, well that’s me 🙂 My handbag, my purse, my laptop bag, my coat, all my clothes are rainbow colours, and the colour scheme in my house … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Resolved

Why is it, that when I see the word resolve I think Vectors and Trigonometry Resolving vectors – The figure above illustrates vector resolution by components. In the first example, a boat crosses a river without compensating for the current. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; My 2012 in Pictures

This week’s weekly photo challenge is to pick the best pictures from  2012 and have those pictures tell everyone about your year.  I have so many… to narrow it down to a few to produce a gallery was really really … Continue reading

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River Thames in Flood, Walton-On-Thames, England

The Thames has been flooding for a few more days.  Christmas this year has been more damp than cold.  Our annual outdoor swim in Hampton Pool was interspersed with the occasional downpour, and today we just managed to get back … Continue reading

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A Stunning photo of a Mallard Duck

I took this photo of this beautiful duck, iridescent in the morning sun as I was having a look at the progress on our new bridge at Walton on Thames As he wandered around the river bank he reminded me … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Surprise

Normally in the UK whatever the weather, it nearly always causes problems with rail transport.  In summer when it gets too hot the points stick, in autumn heavy rain floods the line.  Later in autumn leaves cause problems, and then … Continue reading

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20:12 20.12.2012

Americans miss out on this special date 😦  Here is a photo of Wilson pondering its significance

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Delicate Nanoscale work at Royal Holloway in the Clean Room

I love fiddly jobs, i like when i have to mend things invisibly, sometimes I think I should have been called Cinderella.  When I have to sort out hundreds of multicoloured beads into their individual colours, I don’t dread the … Continue reading

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