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Weekly Photograph Challenge: Edge

Summer’s a fading memory as spent leaves gather. The thud of leather on willow echoes in the misty gathering distance while a groundsman remembers his lines and marks angles criss-crossing on the bright green baize, the edge of the field. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photograph Challenge: Mirror

I like reflections. There are limitless opportunities but not only with a mirror or with water. Here’s a car window reflecting an exotic street scene as if it’s a mirror. 

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Weekly Photograph Challenge: Frame

A window frame, three frames for the price of one, in a tumbledown cottage in Laugharne, Carmarthen, Wales. The small town of Laugharne is where poet Dylan Thomas wrote his incomparable narrative poem Under Milk Wood in his boathouse. Photo … Continue reading

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Out of Place

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Weekly Photograph Challenge: Unusual, Rare

A flying fish left by a storm, a hint for supper tonight, sign for the hard of herring, ‘I’ve a bone to pick with you…’, anyone seen Annette?  It’s rare and unusual. I don’t ever expect to see another piece … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Morning

Morning on the Grand Union Canal and our last morning afloat…

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Cherry on Top

I believe it’s a custom from Scandinavia and common now in many countries to ‘top out’ a building with a small tree (coniferous) when, during its building, it’s maximum height is reached: a metaphor indicating the building has reached a … Continue reading

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Weekly Photograph Challenge: Detail

If you are going to an event in a place you are not familiar with you need to know the details before-hand. Last weekend the town Tewkesbury ‘celebrated’ the 1471 gruesome Battle of Tewkesbury, were two armies slugged it out … Continue reading

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Weekly Photograph Challenge: Look Up

Quite by chance I looked up and saw these ‘gargoyles’ on a renovated building while pootling about in the endlessly fascinating Shropshire town of Ludlow yesterday though it rained SO hard in the morning, it should be called ‘Floodlow’ I … Continue reading

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Weekly Photography Challenge: Curve

Any unbroken curve is graceful. If it’s not graceful it can’t be a curve.  This curve linking the banks of the River Severn in Shropshire is reputed to be the oldest cast iron bridge, built in 1779, designed by Abraham … Continue reading

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