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The theme for today’s WordPress photo challenge is landmark.   “Landmarks are everywhere: iconic places, meeting points, markers on a map. Today, consider a unique point of view as you photograph a landmark.” Advertisements

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Today’s photo101 theme is ‘Solitude’. How do you interpret the state of being alone? In addition to thinking about what solitude means to us, we were also asked to consider the placement of the ‘subject’ in the shot. Today’s Tip: … Continue reading

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Water: Afternoon Tea

The third assignment in the WordPress Photo101 Challenge is to share our interpretation of water and how the image reveals more about us. Tell a story with water we were tasked… What a perfect location for afternoon tea! We were … Continue reading

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Pena National Palace

Staying in Lisbon? Why not check out Pena National Palace?

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Traveling back in time…

I could not believe my luck re. a photo opportunity when I spotted this burro and cart tethered outside what appeared to be an old ruin. On closer inspection I realised the guy in the photograph lived there, and it … Continue reading

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European Tree Frog in Portugal

The theme for this week’s post over at Jake’s Sunday post is “Close-up” We sat quietly reading our books when a loud croaking noise broke the silence…almost like a loud belch “What on earth is that?” I asked looking accusingly … Continue reading

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Jake’s Sunday Post: Village

Looking for inspiration I toddled off to look at the previous Sunday Post themes over at Jakes Printers and discovered this theme for “Village”. A little late, but as they say “Better late than never!” This is the village of … Continue reading

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