Cee-BW-Challenge-Flowers


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It’s a pink flower.

Colour version in my FOTD post.

Hyacinth.

Dahlia  

Pink Rose

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Cee’s Black & White Challenge:  Flowers

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Cee-BW-Challenge-Houses


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Houses of any kind.

I have taken this literally.

This was the chook (hen/chicken) house

we inherited when we purchased the farm. 

During our tenure it never housed chooks, only ducks. 

My infrequent comments about having

a roast duck for dinner were never well received.   

So I left them alone and the foxes ate well.  

Old farm house.

Now demolished.

So glad this was not our house. 

Not a house but one whose owner

was not happy several years ago.

 

 

A small country town.

A court house museum

in an old gold mining town.

A small Amsterdam house.

 

Finally, the house where I spent

many hours during the 1950s.

My Grandparents owned this

post office for many years.

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Cee’s Black & White Challenge:  Houses

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge-Legs-Feet

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I thought this would be a difficult challenge because

I don’t set out to photograph people these days.

However, it’s scary what some cheap software and

a digital camera can glean from an image.

Legs entertaining tourists.

London legs admiring…

..these legs

Dry legs on wet afternoon in Murano.

Pompeii legs.

Dutch (Amsterdam) legs.

 

 

A business woman’s legs?

Sun baking legs.

Just hope they do not end up like

my sun baked head 🙂

More January legs watching…

…these seemingly untiring legs.

Click here to view some of the uncropped images

They will be published one hour after this post.

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SUNDAY-STILLS-PC-Danger

 

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We were told upon entering Amsterdam,

that ‘red lights are only a suggestion’…

that a driver stop.

On this corner opposite the Amsterdam Station

we gathered as instructed by our Tour Director.

For some reason MGW decided

to cross the road.

She had a green light.

However, I could see a motor scooter

approaching with no sign of slowing,

through a red light on

a collision course with MGW.

My farmers lungs were able to warn her

of the danger and avoid an early end to our holiday.

Farmers lungs??

They are developed when your dog decides

it knew better than its human and began driving

a mob of sheep in a direction

not wanted in reality.

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SUNDAY STILLS PHOTO:  Danger

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People…

…who need people…

If  only the iPad operators, in our group

stood this far back from the crowd,

instead of in front.

Will always remember these

two young ladies from Amsterdam.

After asking would they mind posing,

the girl on the left hit me for 5 Euro,

and kept straight face long enough

for mine to express the shock I felt,

before she burst out  laughing.

The villains 🙂

 

Mostly we have met…

 

 

or seen people helping others…

…in various ways.

Is the photographer helping

her model or vice versa?

The ‘shoot’ was for a tertiary

photography course.

Maybe they were studying

the same course.

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge-Wk5-Topic-from-Photo

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Topics from Cee’s photo…

This week

Cup, Cafe, Music, plates/food.

Begin this week in Europe.

Ily’s in Amsterdam, near the Railway Station

in case there is more than one Ily coffee shop in town

Remembered mainly because of this display of cups

and the two friendly girl’s behind the counter,

one of which told me the it would cost me 5 Euro

to take the photo…after I had taken it. 

Then she burst out laughing,

probably at the shocked look upon my face.

Breakfast with the lions at Cairns, Queensland.

 

My Guitar which I have photographed

more than played.

 

MGW’s Grandmother’s piano, now ours.

One of many sets which were delivered to an op

shop about twelve months ago.

Finishing in Europe again. 

Some of the musical instruments

used at our Viennese Concert.

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