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 December 2016

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Saturday Symmetry



...are you ready???


PARTY!

30 December 2016

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Year's end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.

(Hal Borland)

29 December 2016

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Last Thursday. No. Make that FINAL THURSDAY. For 2016 anyway...



28 December 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.



Psssst... pass it on...

The year is nearly gone!

27 December 2016

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Shipping by...



A festive ship for the festive season. Model found in the Halifax Art Gallery.

26 December 2016

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Monday's Critters



Psssttt .. didya hear?

It's nearly the end of year!

25 December 2016

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MOONdays


By the liiiiggghhht

of the Chrsitmassy moooooooooooooooon

I wish you LLOOOOOVEE

And an extra sppoooonnnn

(for all that pudding...)




24 December 2016

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Saturday Symmetry



Hope your Christmas Eve is bright with Love!

23 December 2016

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"Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence."
(Plato)

22 December 2016

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It's Thursday. What is more, it is the Thursday before Christmas. Are you organised?






















Among the shore-borne kelp, an orange ping-pong ball. Or fishing float that got away...

21 December 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.


"Did you hear - Christmas is on the way!"






Jackdaws pair for life and show preening affection.

20 December 2016

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Shipping by...


HMCS Preserver, Canadian oil replenishiment ship. Protecteur Class. Docked at the Canadian Navy Atlantic Fleet base on Halifax harbour.

19 December 2016

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Monday's Critters


A place in the sun...

18 December 2016

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SUNdays


Early autumn and the baling's done... view of Arthur's Seat from outside Edinburgh.


17 December 2016

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Saturday Symmetry


Apppealing colours... Halifax Harbour Boardwalk. Unfortunately the wind was of ice, so not sitting around!

16 December 2016

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"March on and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path."
(Khalil Gibran)


15 December 2016

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Thursday's can be fun; yes they can.


14 December 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.


As you can tell, had to stretch the lens for this one and even then managed to miss the facial detail. It's a chaffinch, spotted in Northumbria last spring.

13 December 2016

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Shipping by...



The Svitzer Montreal;
Montreal 2004; tug: 31m; 145t.

Halifax Harbour.

12 December 2016

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Monday's Critters



A modern sea-shore sculpture - donchya jus' love the doggy in the goose boat? Another little doggy bottom left.. not to mention all the other fun critters!

11 December 2016

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SUNdays


The sun glinted off the aluminium 'tiling' of the Kingston University arts building...Ontario.


10 December 2016

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Saturday Symmetry

This was a drive-by shooting whilst being shown round Perth Ontario - I trimmed off all the traffic and peeps. After all, it's the church siding symmetry we're interested in, is it not?!

09 December 2016

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"If you are living completely on your own, break out of solitary confinement! 
Seek to understand others - and help them understand you."
(Martha Beck)


08 December 2016

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Yes it is. Thursday.


Bamburgh Castle. It was as cold as it looks.

07 December 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.


"SSQQWWWAACCKK!!! 

What's that you said? 

Christmas is coming????!!!!"














...and that's the last I saw of him...

06 December 2016

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Shipping by...



Father and son outing, Halifax.

05 December 2016

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Monday's Critters


High on the hillside, through  my window - it's a pony. Just in case you were in doubt...

04 December 2016

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SUNdays



A small art glass (sun)light catcher, souvenir of Ohio, now hangs on my window.






















03 December 2016

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Saturday Symmetry



A architecture in Halifax Nova Scotia.

02 December 2016

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"The true work of art is but a shadow of the Divine Perfection."
(Michaelangelo)


01 December 2016

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It's Thursday - and December...


A friend's heart. Her's is far from made of stone...