Tag Archives: Photography

Weekly Photo Challenge; Delicate

Having posted for the Weekly Challenge a day early yesterday in utter panic at 7.17pm when it still hadn’t appeared (because it was Thursday!) , today I nearly missed the Weekly Photo Challenge completely! I am on massive doses of … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Changing Seasons Royal Holloway University of London, Surrey

I have found this challenge quite difficult, because I have wanted to show photos of the same place in different seasons, and apart from my back garden, I have hardly any photos of the same place from the same angles … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Changing Seasons

In summer we spend all the time we can down on the boat hoping for some good weather, some swimming, some sunbathing.  I take photos of swans & seascapes & swimming & other boats & sunsets at sea. In Autumn … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Reflections (2)

Yesterday we went for a walk in Esher woods.  The frost on the ground was showing no sign of melting, and our breath condensed as it hit the cold air, but the light was lovely so I kept this weeks … Continue reading

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River Thames in Flood, Weybridge, England,

The Thames has been flooding for a few days.  Not to the extent it flooded in 2002 when many of our local roads were closed, but it’s been climbing the tow-paths & the speed that it has been racing has … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Reflections

This is a theme I have played with before, but not for a photo Challenge I would be interested on people’s thoughts on these two photos! I took them at Broadwater lake, which is a very overgrown lake near our … Continue reading

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Special Photo Challenge: Inspiration

What inspired me to start a blog?  What inspires me to blog?  Two very different questions! I had thought about bogging before. My very famous auntie Marie is an accomplished blogger on another well-known blog platform which we won’t mention … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Green

I wasn’t expecting to get very good photos today as it was a very typically misty moisty November day, but when I took Wilson for his walk, I brought my camera just in case.  I actually was able to capture … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreign

So many photos to choose from with this theme again! I took this one outside a post office in Thiruvananthapuram in Kerela, India.  What interested me was the labelling of the boxes, ‘Local’, ‘Foreign’ and then ‘All Places’ Have a … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette (4) (This is getting silly!)

I love taking photos at sunset, my first ‘good’ photo was at sunset, so I guess that was what got me hooked.  These two are especially interesting as the West Pier in Brighton has now completely collapsed.  The Pier was … Continue reading

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