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Travel Time

I have been blessed with an adventurous soul, two days ago I got itchy feet. I’m not talking literal itchy feet, but itchy as in the urge to go roaming. I had travelled to Turkey last September and had been to the Canary Islands in December, I had been to Ireland a few times in …

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Ducks In A Row

Nancy Merrill Challenge, ducks in a row. It’s hard to get my children sitting together and even harder to get them together in a photogenic situation. Here they are, but the sun was dropping and evening was drawing in, the shadows long and the opportunity a rare one. I think it suits the challenge well.

CFFC Shadows

This is a thoroughly interesting subject, shadows are the thing you often try to avoid when taking photographs, yet shadows can make a photo more interesting. CFFC. I have also covered this topic before … Shadows. This was an accidental shadow. This one very deliberate. This one too, the shadows added to the mood. Also …

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Bright Colours

Wits End travel photo challenge Bright Colours. These are entries … Cut out paper shapes for crafts. Colourful fans for sale in a craft shop. Fabrics at a market. Backpacks a plenty. These cats – oh, I love cats!

Shadow Shot

What interesting long shadows in my shadow shot photograph. I thought I’d join in the fun with Magical Mystical Teacher’s Photo Challenge. This photo was taken on almost the shortest day of the year in the Canary Islands. The shadows were long, the day was short, yet the temperature was moderately warm.

Depth Of Field

Depth of field took me a long time to master, even now I don’t always get it right. Nancy Merrill posted a challenge, to encourage us to explore depth of friend in photography. Here’s my efforts, with varying degrees of success. I love the DOF in these chipmunk photographs, his set I am rather pleased …

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