Category Archives: Weekly photo challenge

Weekly Photo Challenge: Threshold

Not strictly speaking a threshold perhaps, but definitely “a point of entering”. This photo was taken on my first trip to India in 2005 (which seems a long time ago now). I sometimes think back on this trip as a … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Lunchtime

Monograno Felicetti (somewhat ticker than ordinary spaghetti) with a homemade sauce made from yellow San Marsano tomatoes by my gourmet husband. The plate is made in East Germany, probably some time in the 1950s, and used to belong to my … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Urban

                          Not quite conforming to the challenge but I came across this photo the other day and it reminded me of another time in my life. It was … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Merge

The Husband and I have taken to diving in a freshwater lake about an hour’s drive from our house. The lake in question used to be an open-pit coal mine, which was flooded when the coal ran out. At first, … Continue reading

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Belated Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

I realize I’m way too late for last week’s photo challenge but I took these snaps with my phone this morning and find them rather suitable. And I love the strong colours! And speaking of stinging insects, if you have … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Blue

Good reason to feel blue: Let’s face it — no fish will ever show. (Question to the bird experts: Are these egrets?)

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Unfocused

                            This photo was taken about a year ago during a motorbike trip through the Engadine. We’d bought the macro lens for our new camera just shortly … Continue reading

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