For the duration of this notice, unless otherwise stated, all images have been trawled from my photographic archives... 2020 was not my most prolific camera year, so have some catching up to do!!!

31 August 2016

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


What a pretty birdie... female American Goldfinch.

30 August 2016

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Shipping by...

Didn't have time to visit the Alexander Henry, sadly. Just had to let it ship on by...

29 August 2016

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Monday's Critters



Less than focused... The collie appears to be less than interested in following master around the arena... St Mary's Uni sports grounds, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

28 August 2016

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MOONdays



Whilst in the States, the rare event of a full-moon solstice took place. This was a couple days before...

27 August 2016

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Saturday Symmetry.


Perth Ontario Museum.

Stairs have a relentless pattern.

So does that wallpaper.

26 August 2016

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"You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind."
(Joyce Meyer)












Joining in Flower Friday at
Dory's Backyard

25 August 2016

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Last Thursdays things get even more abstract round here...



Meet Guinevere. She lives near Perth, Ontario. I knew it was an area of the globe I had never travelled before... but really?.. 'here be dragons'??!

24 August 2016

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


There was a bluejay - over there and far away, oh yes, oh yes, there was a blue jay...

23 August 2016

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Shipping by...


Somewhere outside Kingston, Ontario, a drydock situation. 

22 August 2016

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Monday's Critters



Toby, resident of Peninsula Ohio - erstwhile home-buddy with Euba (last week).

21 August 2016

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SUNdays



Peeking through a window at the Perth, Ontario Museum.

20 August 2016

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Saturday Symmetry


There were many interesting bridges on the big Western trip... this one at Columbus, Indiana. The simply symmetry of the central brace, with its redness against the blue...

19 August 2016

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"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."
(Leo. da Vinci)


18 August 2016

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Thursdays are just the kind of days for letting the hair down, going a bit sideways, hitting the wild side...or just getting high. First glimpse of Canada from the air.


17 August 2016

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



The only redwing spotted through the entire trip... and that too whilst stuck in traffic and the only reason I managed even this one shot...  Okay there were two shots. This was the one with the bird in it.

16 August 2016

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Shipping by...


The very North end of Lake Ontario - the view from Kingston to Wolfe Island. There just happened to be a yacht... shipping by...

15 August 2016

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Monday's Critters

Euba, resident of Peninsula, Ohio.

14 August 2016

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SUNdays


This is by way of a reflection, rather than the actual - the shadow at left, the strong red brick and the deep blue sky over Cincinnati Musical Hall, demonstrate the strength of the sunlight on this day!

13 August 2016

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Saturday Symmetry


Patterns are simply everywhere!

12 August 2016

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"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen, or even touched; they must be felt with the heart."
(Helen Keller)





















Joining in with Dory's Flower Friday!

11 August 2016

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Thursday. Hmmm, what's in the box today?

























Read all about it HERE.

10 August 2016

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


Last week you saw her butt. This week, a shot of hope - all the right moves, no prizes! Downy Woodpecker, Northern Ohio.

09 August 2016

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Shipping by...


Ohio River Boat, taking a tight turn.

08 August 2016

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Monday's Critters



Hailey... keeping an ear out for intruders!

07 August 2016

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SUNdays


Through thick forest near Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, a glimpse of late evening sun.

06 August 2016

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Saturday Symmetry



A beautiful cataract in Ault Park, Cincinnati.

05 August 2016

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"Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light."
(Theodore Roethke)


04 August 2016

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Thursdays are a tad random round here...



No reason. Jus' 'cos.

03 August 2016

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



It's been a while since I missed a shot. This was a darned good miss!!! Did get it fully lensed after. Keeping that one for next week.

02 August 2016

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Shipping by...



On the mighty Ohio river, a triple-hulled coal barge negotiates a bend.

01 August 2016

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Monday's Critters


Whilst in Ohio, the 17-year cicadas made their presence known.