Two of Anything: Sheep on the beach

This doesn’t fit the brief as it’s not monochrome, but I wanted to post this image anyway and it has to be seen in colour:

On the beach, South Lewis

More Two of anything at Cee’s here.

Advertisements

27 comments

  1. I don’t recall ever seeing sheep on a beach. I wonder what they were thinking?
    Best wishes, Pete.

  2. Gorgeous!! 🙂 It could have been even more south, on South Harris, Lyskentyre! 🙂
    We met many sheep on the various beaches in Scotland. Very friendly, very picturesque. And on a previous trip to Ireland I also met sheep everywhere, including almost any place you’d not expect to meet anyone. It was my first visit to Ireland, I think I returned with more 1000 shots of sheep and lambs. 🙂

    • Sue

      Thanks, Dina! I’ve just had to rescue you from Spam, I thought it was odd that I hadn’t received a reply from you… one day, I am going to look through my slides for the view of the bay, and scan it in..one day!

      • I’m not sure what happened but i thought was rather annoying … I’m in Norway at the moment, using a local wifi. I visited many fellow bloggers, liked and commented on the posts. Because of my extensive travels, I sometimes can’t blog for days and when I have time, I have a lot to catch up with. WP obviously don’t like a blogger to be too active in one session. I know Adrian (Chillbrook) blogged about this topic; “when is enough enough?” After a certain amount of likes yes, it doesn’t work anymore. Yesterday, after a certain amount of comments, something funny happened. I wrote my comment here, posted it and it was swallowed by a big gap, like it went into orbit super fast. I didn’t get the response, “your comment awaits moderation” or “your comment has been posted”. Nothing! I thought it had been deleted or not accepted by WP because I had already written some 40 comments or so. And it was only comments by fellow bloggers that I follow for years, I did not include a link or anything that’s likely to send you to spam. I frequently fish fellow bloggers from spam too, so now I check it every day. Have you maybe experience something similar?

      • Sue

        Yes, I have noticed people sometimes get swallowed up by Spam…so I go off to the rescue!

  3. I like it, Sue, and I think it would lose something in B&W (maybe the sheep.) 🙂

    janet

  4. I have seen kangaroos on a beach, but not sheep. I would love to visit Lewis and the rest of the Outer Hebrides, but they are a loooong way from here!

    • Sue

      Yes, the Outer Hebrides are great! We had good weather quite a lot of the time, but sadly it was drizzly at Callanish, the one place I really wanted good light for…such is life. And I’m glad I went when I did, because I most certainly couldn’t do it now

  5. Oh what a rebel you are! But I see why you wanted to use it – lovely shot Sue. I saw cows on the beach in Corsica but sheep are new to me.

  6. Isn’t it a fabulous place? I’d love to get up that way too. And why shouldn’t sheep have a little more than green in their lives? 🙂 🙂

  7. Sue, your two little sheep are so adorable. Great find.

  8. Sheep on the beach? Emus, yes! Kangaroos yes! We keep our sheep in vast paddocks far from the sea. You saw – and you had your camera.

    One of my dreaming destinations for next year en route to guess where?

  9. Oh dear they’ve forgotten their bucket and spades!

Over to you...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Leya

To See a World in a Grain of Sand...

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

On the Road

Prompts for haiku, haibun and haiga

Lena Copal Fotografie

Fotografie, Natur, Abstrakt

Covetotop

A local guide to the Western Mediterranean

Valerie Leroy Photography

Explore Everything

Pat Callahan Photography

Photography with an Emphasis on Street and Travel

Mi objetivo es luminoso

Fotografío cosas

Winkos: a straw bale building adventure in Poland

A journey towards a more sustainable lifestyle

lichtzeichnen

werner braun fotografie

One Moment

Die Poesie des Augenblicks - Photography

Where's my backpack?

Romancing the planet; a love affair with travel.

VIEW FROM OUR SOFA

The Years of Watching Avidly

hoynosvamosa.com

Un recorrido visual por diferentes rincones del mundo

An Evolving Scientist

Musings on life and times

Streets of Nuremberg

Street | Urban | Travel | Photography by Marcus Puschmann

Reflections on Existence

Appreciation of Life as Story

afterthefinalcurtain.wordpress.com/

"People buy tickets to theatres, not movies." -- Marcus Loew

%d bloggers like this: