Monthly Archives: June 2014

Weekly Photo Challenge: Contrast

Contrast, light and dark with shade in between. Storm brewing Shady seat outside our front door View through the trees at Croome Park http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/contrasts/ click the link to see more ‘contrasts’.

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TravelTheme/WheresMy Backpack: World Cups

World Cups: Both football World Cup and the ubiquitous Toilet Bowl are one and the same. It’s a question of scale. Another day another disaster. England’s World Cup 2014 goes down the pan. After watching/listening to USA, France, Brazil and … Continue reading

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Travel Theme/Where’s my Backpack: Shine

Ailsa has set us a theme this week to show SHINE. Lights, Mirrors, Sunsets, Happy Faces, smart shoes, black-eye, Who’s a clever boy, clean windows, Silver Trophies, Day Break, Night Sky are just a few examples of SHINE. I knew … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Between

This week the photo challenge is to show between. Walking in the hills above the town Deia, on Majorca I came across this extraordinary relationship: The rock must have got there first. The tree sprouted and took the most direct … Continue reading

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Weekly Photograph Challenge: Extra

Troops amass in preparation for the re-enactment of the Battle of Tewkesbury 1471. These soldiers, like their historic counterparts are wearing something EXTRA to protect themselves against swords, pikes, arrows from long-bowmen and a new weapon of war: hand-held ordinance. … Continue reading

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Travel Theme/Wheres my Backpack: Fresh

Ailsa’s looking for something fresh… Breakfast with friends in Ludlow, Shropshire; a full English with interpretations, tea, coffee and fresh orange juice for me on a lovely sunny morning. Breakfast went down well but more fresh orange juice for me … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Room

This weeks Photo Challenge is Room. Room or Womb? Here without me is my room, my womb, the place I work and play. (lucky me) There’s music, TV/video, art materials, books, printer and copier, sofa and chair, desk and lamps, … Continue reading

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Travel Theme/Where’s My Back-pack: Unexpected

Ailsa’s posed a tough topic this week…. Walking in the grounds of Croome Park (Worcestershire)on a day after heavy rain, a sudden gust of wind took hold the these two deck chairs and set the pair off on a steady … Continue reading

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Travel Theme/Wheresmybackpack: Cities

City The essence of ‘City’ is diversity and choice; the bigger the city the greater the greater the diversity and choice. Typically a city is the seat of government over a region, characterised by grand civic buildings and symbols of … Continue reading

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