21 February 2017

TAKE NINE d

Shipping by...



The day only has to be even the remotest bit 'fine' for the hardy Scottish yachtsfolk to take to the water.

20 February 2017

TAKE EIGHT d

Monday's Critters



Another archival offering; Edinburgh zoo sealion, 2009.

19 February 2017

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SUNdays



Hark back to autumn and the sun kisses the golden harvest.

18 February 2017

TAKE SIX d

Saturday Symmetry


We like windows for symmetry, don't we? These line the seaward wall of Pier One, Halifax Ontario.

17 February 2017

TAKE FIVE d



"What you have been you shall always be, when we are dust the dust among, oh yellow flowers!"
(Henry Dobson)

16 February 2017

TAKE FOUR d

Thursday again. Woo and hoo.



You know what is amazing about this shot? Despite this being Thursday, when I am allowed to play and tinker all I like with them, this particular image is as it came out of the Fudge; the lighting of the day was this stunning!!! Halifax Nova Scotia, the day before I departed.

15 February 2017

TAKE THREE d

Wings on Wednesday - 
YAM's take on the good, the bad, the ugly and the downright hilarious in photographing birds.


A homing pigeon hunkers down in the autumn rain last year. 

14 February 2017

TAKE TWO d

Shipping by...



Back to the Clyde waters as seen from my window... These behemoths are tall enough to block the television signal! This is the "Caribbean Princess", which got in some trouble recently for dumping oily waste in the English Channel. I suspect many such ships do this way more times than they ever caught... sigh... (Confession time; I love industrial shipping - these things just make by blood run cold).