Black and White Tuesday16-2208

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Black and White Tuesday

 August 22, 2016

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Some Black and Whites from this morning.

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Playing with reflections.



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The correct view.

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I think this shot looks  better upside down, than…

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it does the right way up!:-)

I think the inverted shots

(those which appear to be right way up),

could pass for old BW photos, or….

maybe it’s my eyes at the end of a long day.

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Hope you enjoyed.

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Travel Theme-Weather

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My

Weather

Travel Theme.

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Commencing with one…

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of our sunrises, thanks to our eastern facing windows.

First time I have lived in a house which can see the sun rise

and to a lesser degree set.

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A Moorabool Valley sunset from last year.

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The cropped and enhanced version of above.

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These storm clouds flooded Geelong earlier this year.

Twenty minutes before the storm hit, Number 2 son drove

through an underpass which was seen with cars

floating along the street on the television that night.

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About 2300 hours…image illuminated by lightning.

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I have posted ‘crops’ of this image several times.

Manly Beach in beach weather.

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Finally, one of my favourites.

I think the picture does the talking..

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Where’s My Backpack:Weather

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Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge-16Wk-33_1908

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Odd Ball

Week 33, 2016

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While responding to a comment from

Raewyn at decocraftsdigicrafts

this morning…

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I spoke of our dogs wrecking one of our succulents.

This plant used to have a right, or back, side as well!

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However, while taking this photo,

I noticed that the next succulent was missing

the opposite side.

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You can just imagine the charge around the corner,

taking out the first succulent,

jumping the next plant (maybe),

then wiping out the outside of the next succulent.

I really cannot wait for old age to set into these two…at the moment!

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Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge-33

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Weekly Photo Challenge-Rare

 

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My contribution for this week’s challenge…

Rare

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In July this year, I managed to capture

some reasonable shots of the unexpected…

and have them in reasonable focus what’s more!

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This sea-bird, not sure if seagull (a tern, or something else)

dropped in for breakfast as I photographed the boats.

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Unfortunately subsequent photos,

as it continued to fly away with its catch,

are not as clear.

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Two days earlier, July 19 I took this shot

and was very pleased when I enlarged the image…

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to see the seagull in almost perfectly reflected.

It could be said that it was dipping its tip in

to see if the winter chill was abating.

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Floral Friday-16-1908

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Floral Friday Challenge.

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In September 2013 I posted this photo of

our north garden bed and our

newly planted cactus/succulents…

whatever you like to call them.

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At the top, just before the limelight acacia

is a very small cactus plant.

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Today it sports flower like leaves…

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and is about 80 cm in diameter.

I haven’t measured it properly,

however each paver is 40 x 40 cm.

Near enough, I say!

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Floral Friday

Floral Friday

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