Tag Archives: nature

The return of the wood pigeon

Bill Hates Youuu is back. Less vitriolic than before. It feels like he’s just going through the motions; maybe becauseĀ  he’s getting no response. The song birds aren’t giving him the solo. They’re carrying on, doing their thing. He’s having to compete for air time and this fact is affecting Bill Hates Youuu big time. […]

Jun 17

Weekly Photo Challenge: Focus/Out Of Focus

Sometimes something catches your eye and you just have to snap it. Sometimes you get the effect you want. Sometimes you don’t, and sometimes you have serendipity. This was my moment of serendipity. Taken in Harlow Town Park last Sunday, I wanted to capture the little red plant hiding in the grass. I had no […]

Jan 21

Weekly Photo Challenge: Graceful

I bumped into this chap, resting in Wrexham, this summer. He seemed so peaceful; so graceful. I couldn’t pass by without taking a snap. For further takes on this challenge Graceful

Oct 04

Weekly Photo Challenge: Signs

I’m not of a literal mind as you know; but this is such a classic sign that I felt compelled to share it šŸ™‚   for other takes on this challengeĀ  click here

Jul 21

Weekly Photo Challenge: Containers

Wasn’t sure I would be able to do this one until today, when a visit to Two Tree Island brought me into contact with this. This is a lovely container, don’t you think?   For other takes on the challenge, click here

Jun 14

Weekend Photo Challenge: Extra

This is a weed growing in my parent’s garden.Ā  Not only is it beautiful, but if you look carefully, it has captured the morning dew. If you look even more closely you will see some black triangles on the stem of this beauty. For further takes on this challenge click here  

Mar 16

Scarecrows 2014

It’s strange how on your commute to work you tend to mark your seasons by the changing landmarks.Ā  And after spotting the very unusual scarecrows for the first time last year, I’ve been looking out for the Family (as Doctor Who fans know they are called). I was prepared this year, with the Nikon in […]

Jul 14

Weekly Photo Challenge: Golden Hour

I had another idea for this challenge and then, on the way home last night on the A12, we witnessed this…. For other takes on this challenge click here

Jun 10

Iphonography: Macro… A rose by any other name?

Some things need no reason to be shared. They are just beautiful:

Iphoneography Challenge: Nature

I caught these two Narcissus at the weekend. They were enjoying the spring sunshine, and I – for one – don’t blame them!