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Seasonal

Getting Back to Basics: A Splash of Colour In the Treetops

A splash of autumn colour in the tree tops on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario.

Taken on a recent walk around the neighborhood with the TTArtisan 17mm lens on a small mirrorless camera.

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

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Art

One Word Sunday: Art

A fallen Maple leaf on a weathered limestone boulder on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario.

Not a selective colour treatment, the colour and tones are pretty much as they came out of the camera. I used Snapseed to add a vignette and lens blur around the edges of the frame to focus attention on the leaf.

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

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One Word Sunday Square Months

Past Squares #3/Rain

Past Squares: #16 A Bird In the Rain

Raindrop Lines

A young male Rose-breasted Grosbeak in the rain on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario in summer. The month of September in a bird photography calendar the following year.

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 Lines Squares Month and is my day 3 contribution to Becky’s October Squares on the theme of Past Squares.

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

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Open

One Word Sunday: Open

Two open Oriental Poppies in a Cheshire garden.

This is my contribution to Debbie’s One Word Sunday: Open prompt. It’s a follow-up of sorts to my post for last week’s One Word Sunday prompt Closed, an Oriental Poppy bud.

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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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Exhibit

One Word Sunday: Exhibit

Firing up and polishing the exhibit. A steam roller at a steam rally and veteran and vintage vehicle exhibit in Crewe, Cheshire, England.

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

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Rest

One Word Sunday: Rest

A windblown Great Blue Heron resting on the Lake Huron shoreline in Southampton, Ontario shortly after sunrise.

I spent over an hour with the bird, slowly working my way closer. After a while it was pretty much ignoring me and was still there when I headed home for some breakfast.

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