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Photo Challenges

Quattro

Or Audi Quattro if you prefer, both work for the prompt.

This is my contribution to Cee’s Midweek Madness Challenge: October Alphabet, must have Q or U in the word prompt.

An Audi Quattro competing in the Lombard RAC Rally in the mid 1980s. Photographed during a spectator stage through Trentham Gardens, Staffordshire, England at dusk.

CMMC: October Alphabet Q or U in the word
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Month of Squares

Past Squares #23

Monochrome Monday: 25th January 2021

Riding Up A Mountain

Motorcycles in fog on their way to the Dragon Motorcycle Rally in Snowdonia, North Wales. A photo from the very early 1980s when I was a field tester for Ilford XP1, a new type of black and white film.

A look back at some of my personal favorite square photos from previous months of squares. Some were popular, some not so popular at the time.

This was a post in Up Squares Month and is my day 23 contribution to Becky’s October Squares on the theme of Past Squares.

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Month of Squares

Past Squares #22

October Squares: Seven of a Kind

Seven Of A Kind

Seven young Great Tits in a specially constructed nestbox at Faddiley near Nantwich in southern Cheshire, England.

I spent a week looking at this photo on the contents page of the Radio Times without recognising it as one of mine.

A look back at some of my personal favorite square photos from previous months of squares. Some were popular, some not so popular at the time.

This was a post in Kind Squares Month and is my day 22 contribution to Becky’s October Squares on the theme of Past Squares.

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Month of Squares

Past Squares #10

July Squares: Trees #27

Trees #27

The South Bank of the River Thames with a mist shrouded Houses of Parliament across the river in the background on a damp Sunday morning.

Photographed in London, England in the very early 1980s when I was a field tester for a new type of black and white film, Ilford XP1.

A look back at some of my personal favorite square photos from previous months of squares. Some were popular, some not so popular at the time.

This was a post in Tree Squares Month and is my day 10 contribution to Becky’s October Squares on the theme of Past Squares.

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One Word Sunday

Closed

One Word Sunday: Closed

An Oriental Poppy flower bud in a garden at Hatherton near Nantwich in southern Cheshire, England.

An early experiment with motion blur from my archives taken in the mid 1980s. Part of a submission to greetings card and calendar publishers.

This is my contribution to Debbie’s One Word Sunday: Closed prompt.

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One Word Sunday

Bridge

One Word Sunday: Bridge

The canal lift bridge in the village of Wrenbury in southern Cheshire, England.

A photo from my archives dating back to the mid 1980s and my contribution to Debbie’s One Word Sunday: Bridge prompt.

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Month of Squares

Trees #30

July Squares: Trees #30

Autumn colour below Shining Tor on the edge of the Peak District National Park, England.

This is my day 30 contribution to Becky’s July Squares: Trees photo challenge.