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A link to my Cornwall blog, which will record my new life living in the county, with photos, walks, flowers and anything that takes my fancy.
A link to my Earth Laughs in Flowers blog where I record visits to public and private gardens, photos of flowers, plants, trees and some times wildlife in the garden
Road Trip Links
Links to all my road-trips
Countries I have visited
Ireland or Eire or Erin – The Emerald Isle
All things Scottish
all things Welsh including ancient strongholds, abbeys, country houses, prehistoric tombs, palaces and museums of Wales, beaches and landscapes
A place or building of historical interest such as a church or castle, or an historical tale or legend.
On the Road
Posts featuring my travels away from home
Just Back From…
These are short travelogues about places visited over a long weekend, usually city breaks or country breaks in the UK.
Tales from a long overland journey
Driving journeys over several days
Town or City Tour
A walk or ‘things to do’ blog about a town or city usually on foot.
Challenges from the Wordpress Community
The 2020 Challenge was all about different photographic techniques to challenge and expand creativity. There was a new assignment provided each week.
2020 Photo Guide
Here you will find twelve photography topics, each conveying a topic, skill or concept and links to each assignment.
1 Day 1 World Project
This wonderful project by Lisa from Northwest Frame of Mind ran over 24 weeks (representing 24 hours) during 2014.
A – Z Challenge
A-Z challenge run by Frizztext. My choice of subject was Architecture. So have a browse if buildings are your thing.
A Lingering Look at Windows
Each week Dawn presented her lingering look at windows challenge. There is no theme – just windows of one sort or another. Dawn stopped hosting this challenge in 2017
I am an eclectic photographer and one of my ‘quirks’ is photographing benches. It may be an ordinary park bench or one with intricate details; it could be a bench with a view or one strategically placed to provide a rest on a stiff walk. This Challenge ended in 2015
Bench Photo Challenge Guide
Guide to the photography challenge that I hosted during 2015
Cee’s Black and White Challenge
A photo challenge that runs every other week. This black and white challenge is topic related. Look for contrast or highly textured subjects to shoot. Hopefully you will find your creative eye will be expanded. Please do not use sepia tones (brown).
Cee’s Which Way Challenge
Each fortnight Cee Neuner challenges bloggers to post ‘Which Ways’ – these can be anything from railway tracks, trails and boardwalks to information boards and signposts.
Jo’s Monday Walk
Every week Jo will publish a walk on a Monday. When the walk is published, anyone is welcome to leave a link in her Comments, to any walk that they have taken. It doesn’t have to be on a Monday. It can be at any time and of any duration.
This challenge was set up by four blogging pals to replace the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge which ended abruptly in 2018 and to which many of us looked forward to. Each Saturday at noon EST we will publish a photo challenge similar in form to the now-defunct WPC. If you choose to participate, please make sure to tag your post with the name of our group LENS-ARTISTS so that all of the responses can be found together in the WP Reader. Please also include a link to the challenge moderator’s original post (links to the posts within the Reader will not work correctly). One of our 4 moderators will host the challenge each week.
Life in Colour 2021
I am going to spend this year looking at colour so each month there will be a different one to focus on.
Travel Theme by Ailsa from Where’s My Backpack. This ended in 2017.
Weekly Photo Challenge
The Weekly Photo Challenge by Wordpress ended in 2018.
Images of my travels
Images of England
English landscapes, streetscapes and seascapes.
Photos from my older site (no longer used)
Walks and photos from Ludlow or close by
Stories that have a more emotional twist to them.
Images of architecture and urban fragments from around the world.
examples of architectural styles such as Gothic, Romanesque, Georgian, Medieval, Victorian and Art Nouveau
stuff like peeling paintwork, rusty metal, shabby buildings or streets or gardens
handles, hinges, post boxes, knobs and knockers
Murals, graffiti, posters etc.
From Medieval to Modern – usually windows found in churches and cathedrals, but also other public places especially the more modern painted glass effect and Art Nouveau styles. Simple coloured glass can be found in Victorian houses including panels containing birds and/or floral decorations.
Link to my other blog (no longer used) where you will find urban photos and architecture
Posts that contain images or tales of animals or birds
My Camera Equipment
Earth Day 2015: Sitting on a Bio Bubble
I’m very happy to have done my bit…
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