Dawn breaks at Bagno Vignoni

Early Bird sees the Centre

This week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is Early Bird and over at Where’s my Backpack, Ailsa wants us to show ‘Centre’ for the Weekly Travel Theme. Some years ago a friend and I went to Tuscany for a few days

Dawn breaks at Bagno Vignoni

Early Bird sees the Centre

This week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is Early Bird and over at Where’s my Backpack, Ailsa wants us to show ‘Centre’ for the Weekly Travel Theme. Some years ago a friend and I went to Tuscany for a few days

Great tit choosing

Why I love my Olympus…

Having been wed to Nikon for long enough, first with my FM2 bought in 1991, up to the D300 2009-2014 I was a tad sceptical about my mirrorless Olympuses (Olympi??). Nikon glass, is, after all pretty matchless. Well, I need

Great tit choosing

Why I love my Olympus…

Having been wed to Nikon for long enough, first with my FM2 bought in 1991, up to the D300 2009-2014 I was a tad sceptical about my mirrorless Olympuses (Olympi??). Nikon glass, is, after all pretty matchless. Well, I need

Overlooking the beach at Beer

Bench with a beach view

April is benches with views, for Jude’s challenge. Here goes for another bench with a rather marvellous view – taken probably nearly two decades ago, from the cliffs around Beer in Devon. I dare say that bench is still there,

Overlooking the beach at Beer

Bench with a beach view

April is benches with views, for Jude’s challenge. Here goes for another bench with a rather marvellous view – taken probably nearly two decades ago, from the cliffs around Beer in Devon. I dare say that bench is still there,

Buds in green

Any colour…so long as it’s green…

Ailsa has dreamed up ‘One colour’ this week for her Travel Theme. I travelled out into my garden checking on the little apple tree, and this is what I saw – green buds unfurling, with the out-of-focus green of the lawn

Buds in green

Any colour…so long as it’s green…

Ailsa has dreamed up ‘One colour’ this week for her Travel Theme. I travelled out into my garden checking on the little apple tree, and this is what I saw – green buds unfurling, with the out-of-focus green of the lawn

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Abstracts 2 / more Magnolia afloat

Inspired by the colours of sky and magnolia blooms, here are more abstracts, which could also (perhaps, because of the floaty colours) fit into ‘Afloat’ (this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge. I wanted to create more swirly shapes, but with

SJudd_Abstract_2015-04-11-65---Version-3

Abstracts 2 / more Magnolia afloat

Inspired by the colours of sky and magnolia blooms, here are more abstracts, which could also (perhaps, because of the floaty colours) fit into ‘Afloat’ (this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge. I wanted to create more swirly shapes, but with