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  • Life After 365

    Well my 365 (and a bit) might be over but I'll still be doing the odd blog. Last night I said I was going to take the skeletons off the chairs in case they fell over during the night but I neglected to. Happily there were no bumps in the night ...


    19 Oct 2012 9:17PM | Read


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  • Photo 365 - Number 365 - Their First Anniversary

    Ok - actually I'm sure I got my numbering wrong with this 365 blog and in fact the real 365 was a few days ago. However having decided on what pic I was going to do I decided to go ahead anyway and set this little lot up. I fear a lot of tidying ...


    18 Oct 2012 7:55PM | Read


    Views : 3336

  • Photo 365 - something has gone skewiff.......

    Just looking at my blog entries and notice that it's my 365 entry today - when I take a picture - but I started the blog on 14th October 2011 so somewhere along the line my numbers have gone kaput I know my numbering has wandered on occasions and ...

    18 Oct 2012 2:57PM | Read


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  • Photo 365 - Number 364 - The Concert

    No dressing up tonight - no bright ideas and a distinct lack of energy so Cedric decided to treat the chaps to a bit of culture this evening. Not great - might redo it another day - definitely not tonight. I believe Cedric has been on the pop...


    17 Oct 2012 8:15PM | Read


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  • Photo 365 - Number 363 - The Aftermath

    Actually you can't see the tip that lies behind the camera but I had to cut short my photo session this evening to take a phone call and an hour later I wasn't about to start again. At least that end of the room is tidy enough to play again anothe...


    16 Oct 2012 9:23PM | Read


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  • Photo 365 - Number 362 - The Red Balloon

    I did have a pic in mind tonight - it didn't really work so I chucked on a mask, stuck a net skirt around my head and some long gloves instead. The mask was wonky - it didn't really work - hey ho........ :)


    15 Oct 2012 8:45PM | Read


    Views : 3120

  • Photo 365 - Number 361 - Flying Poppy

    This dog will just run and run and run - though actually now she does ease off a little bit now that she's just over one and the jumps down the steps are slightly less exuberant after about 20 throws. One day I'll get a nice sharp pic of her but for...


    14 Oct 2012 7:53PM | Read


    Views : 3146

  • Photo 365 - Number 360 - Sweetie Pony

    I've spent much of this weekend visiting my family so not a massive amount of photos taken but I did take the odd snap here and there. This is Sweetie Pony - waiting for me to put the camera down and go say hello.......


    14 Oct 2012 7:51PM | Read


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  • Photo 365 - Number 359 - Scaffolding

    For once I actually took a pic or two during the day - I was particularly taken with the pretty blue mesh stuffy on the scaffolding on the building next door to the office. Very conveniently there is a window on the first floor at work that looks ri...


    12 Oct 2012 9:11PM | Read


    Views : 3181

  • Photo 365 - Number 358 - The Clown

    I like to do as much of my pics for real which can mean a good deal of pratting out. For example tonight. Fix net skirts around neck to make a ruff. Put hair up and clown mask on. Then cheap silly gloves - then step inside case, pull case up ...


    11 Oct 2012 10:32PM | Read


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  • Photo 365 - Number 357 - The Shoes Again

    Sadly not a glimmer of inspiration on my trip home this evening - despite determined gormless staring out of the window the brain chose not to function at all. Fortunately the boys are always willing to help out so I let them explore the new sho...


    10 Oct 2012 7:50PM | Read


    Views : 3195

  • Photo 365 - Number 356 - Shoes

    It's been a long tiring day and thoughts of photo taking were about as far from my mind as could be. However on a brief excursion into the big wide world I did come across a pair of shoes in the charity shop - unworn and only 5. Well they had to c...


    9 Oct 2012 8:10PM | Read


    Views : 3256

  • Photo 365 - Number 355 - Oil on Water again

    Not the most successful of evenings - unable to settle down to anything really but hey ho. I did at least manage to join in with the Monday Night Challenge which unfortunately had a tiny contingent this week. Thought must be put into how to increas...


    8 Oct 2012 10:14PM | Read


    Views : 3210

  • Photo 365 - Number 354 - Chinese Lantern

    Another day done and one with few photos taken alas. I've been good and blitzed the garden, planted bulbs, vacuumed around the house, this, that and the other. Besides inspiration has been in short supply this evening and for some reason I tend to ...


    7 Oct 2012 8:40PM | Read


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  • Photo 365 - Number 353 - Snail

    Not much done today in the way of photo taking - I had a brief play in the garden this morning and then went off out to visit a friend. Once I got back home around 6ish I wasn't feeling too inclined to do much although admittedly I did play with the...


    6 Oct 2012 8:28PM | Read


    Views : 3232