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 2017

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MOONdays



GREETINGS AND GOODWILL TO ALL FOR 2018!!!
WITH LOVE AND LIGHT, YAM XX

30 December 2017

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Saturday Symmetry



May the bells of New Year ring in joy and peace 

29 December 2017

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Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man. 
(Benjamin Franklin)


28 December 2017

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At Last. The Last Thursday. For this year anyway. May the next, be bright and beautiful.


27 December 2017

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

Well, this year has flown by...

26 December 2017

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Shipping by...


The Tern Ocean glides along the Firth of Clyde.

25 December 2017

TAKE THREE HUNDRED AND FOURTEEN d

Monday's Critters wishes you all a 
Blessed and Peaceful Christmas Day!!!


23 December 2017

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Saturday Symmetry

Carlisle Rail Station looking festive in spite of construction scaffold...

22 December 2017

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"Christmas isn't a season - it's a feeling."
(Edna Ferber)

21 December 2017

TAKE THREE HUNDRED AND TEN d

Penultimate Thursday


The tractor of time trundles relentlessly on

20 December 2017

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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 Curlew - part 3

19 December 2017

TAKE THREE HUNDRED AND EIGHT d

Shipping by...


The Ali Cat ferries foot-passengers from Gourock to Dunoon

18 December 2017

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Monday's Critters


Brom bear asks, "are you ready?"

17 December 2017

16 December 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


It is not a Christmas window, but such windows make us feel like Christmas!

15 December 2017

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Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful. 
(Norman Vincent Peale)


14 December 2017

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Once more unto Thursday dear friends!


13 December 2017

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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 Curlew - part 2

12 December 2017

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Shipping by...


The Zourva waits for the call into Grangemouth.

11 December 2017

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Monday's Critters


Here's a different one for you... a stranded jellyfish, rejoining the sands of time... It was some fifteen inches in spread.

09 December 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


A simple window pattern in plain glass, flanked by crisp brickword. Lanercost Priory, Cumbria.

08 December 2017

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"Your smile will significantly reduce your mind's tearing tension."
(Sri Chinmoy)

07 December 2017

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Thursdays are waning in the year


06 December 2017

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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 Curlew - part 1.


(it can only get better, right?!)

05 December 2017

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Shipping by...

...the orange would suggest they were search and rescue craft... the engines and the seating may suggest 'hoon craft'...

04 December 2017

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Monday's Critters

Highland cow and her calf.

02 December 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


Decorative seating as can only be found in India

01 December 2017

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"And winter bites the ground full hard
the earth pulls its fist of frost
deep to the roots of the growing things
and withers their tips
to store them safe till the thrum begins
of another season in waiting..."

(YAM xx)

30 November 2017

TAKE TWO HUNDRED AND EIGHTY NINE d

It is Last Thursday, at last...

Prepare for the festives!!!

29 November 2017

TAKE TWO HUNDRED AND EIGHTY EIGHT d

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

The Bullfinch - part 3

28 November 2017

TAKE TWO HUNDRED AND EIGHTY SEVEN d

Shipping by...

High and dry!!!

27 November 2017

TAKE TWO HUNDRED AND EIGHTY SIX d

Monday's Critters

Another one shot in a hurry through the glass ; they were moving fast!

26 November 2017

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MOONdays

Through the double glazing brightly...

25 November 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


A path to be trod

24 November 2017

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"Perfection is achieved not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."
(Antoine de Saint-Exupery)


23 November 2017

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Another ordinary Thursday


Dream on...

22 November 2017

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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 Bullfinch - part 2

21 November 2017

TAKE TWO HUNDRED AND EIGHTY d

Shipping by...

This is the SD Northern River, an offshore supply vessel.

20 November 2017

19 November 2017

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SUNdays

Six weeks till Christmas eve. Don't be scared. Rejoice.


18 November 2017

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Saturday Symmetry


The recently deemed 'world heritage site' of the Forth Rail Bridge.