I was lucky enough to attend the Wimbledon tennis championships last year. On looking through my photos, this one of the ballboys and ballgirls shading the players stood out to me, even though it's not the best quality photo. It caught my eye mostly for their symmetry and the striking colours of the umbrellas! The [...]
This week's theme set by the Friendly Friday Photo Challenge is Shadows. I do enjoy taking photos of shadows, they don't always work out but it's fun to try! The Friendly Friday Photo Challenge is run by The Snow Melts Somewhere and Something to Ponder About. Check out their blogs and get involved!
Last week's prompt for the Friendly Friday Photo Challenge (yes I am a little behind with this one!) is Illumination! Of course my mind immediately thought of sunshine, as it might just be one of my favourite things! I have so many photos of sunsets (a bit addicted to those) and sunny places, but the [...]
There were a few things that I decided I would like to do when I knew that we were going to return to Siem Reap. The first thing was to see Angkor Wat from the air on the Angkor Balloon. The second was a little trickier - two options, either a trip to Battambang or [...]
I loved this little guy who I saw sunning himself on a pavement in Australia when I visited a few years ago. He didn't move an inch as I got closer and closer! Just stared at me as he posed for the camera! It was very warm so I don't blame him for standing his [...]
Well, I should say a lot of sunshine! It's the Easter Bank Holiday weekend and the sun is out here in the UK...this is unheard of!! It seem so rare to actually get good weather on a holiday weekend...and for the whole weekend..that's four whole days, shock horror! And this is why us Brits are [...]
I have driven past the suburb of Blacksmiths numerous times on my visits to Swansea and Newcastle. I've seen it on the sign as we head towards the bridge which spans the entrance to Lake Macquarie, but for some reason have never taken that turning. However, on our last visit, I realised that we had [...]