Archive for the ‘Weekly photo challenge’ Category

A Word A Week Photograph Challenge – Raindrop

March 13, 2015

One of my favourite tasks with a camera is to catch raindrops on flowers. Here are my attempts, see many more at Sue’s website.

Iris after the rain

Iris after the rain

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Gladiolus

 

Wagga Wagga rose

Wagga Wagga rose

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A Word a Week Photograph Challenge – Frame

February 19, 2015

Here are my picks for this week’s challenge – see many more at Sue’s website.

Bass Rock through the tunnel at Seacliffe Beach

Bass Rock through the tunnel at Seacliff Beach

Double framing of flowers and picture

Double framing of flowers and picture

Alfred Hitchcock board in Zadar, Croatia

Alfred Hitchcock board in Zadar, Croatia

Double doors in Padova, Italy

Double doors in Padova, Italy

Hanging John Bellany painting in Dunbar Library

Hanging John Bellany painting in Dunbar Library

A Word a Week Photograph Challenge: Play

February 12, 2015

Another very flexible word for this week’s challenge. for more, see Sue’s website.

No play at St Andrew's Golf Course

No play at St Andrew’s Golf Course

Culture clash as Scottish pipe band member plays the didgeridoo

Culture clash as Scottish pipe band member plays the didgeridoo

Accordionist in Florence

Accordionist in Florence

Roger Federer at Dubai tennis tournament

Roger Federer at Dubai tennis tournament

A Word a Week Photograph challenge – Pots

January 15, 2015

Here’s the pick of my photos of pots – see many more at Sue’s website.

Steaming pot in Dubai Indian restaurant kitchen

Steaming pot in Dubai Indian restaurant kitchen

Lobster pots at Dunbar harbour (Summer)

Lobster pots at Dunbar harbour (Summer)

Spring flowers in a clay pot

Spring flowers in a clay pot

Lobster pots at Dunbar harbour (Winter)

Lobster pots at Dunbar harbour (Winter)

Weekly Photo Challenge – Yellow

December 23, 2014

A colourful topic this week – see more on Sue’s website and see my selection below.

Wallflower with raindrops

Wallflower with raindrops

Yellow stripe on fish in Dubai Aquarium

Yellow stripe on fish in Dubai Aquarium

Bumble bee in my garden

Bumble bee in my garden

London Olympics - Australian cyclist

London Olympics – Australian cyclist

Oilseed rape field at St Abb's Head

Oilseed rape field at St Abb’s Head

A Word a Week Photograph Challenge – Shell

December 4, 2014

Another good challenge for photophiles this week. Mine are below but see Sue’s website for many more great shots.

Shells on Tauranga Beach, NZ

Shells on Tauranga Beach, NZ

Boot among the shells on Dunbar East Beach

Boot among the shells on Dunbar East Beach

Oysters at Somerset Cottage Restaurant, Tauranga NZ

Oysters at Somerset Cottage Restaurant, Tauranga NZ

Prawns at Dunbar Harbour

Prawns at Dunbar Harbour

A Word a Week Photograph Challenge – Companion

November 13, 2014

Here are my photos on the is topic – for many more, see Sue’s website.

Novak Djokovic and companion at Dubai Masters Tennis

Novak Djokovic and companion at Dubai Masters Tennis

Contemplating companions

Contemplating companions

Mother and child kittiwake on Dunbar Castle

Mother and child kittiwake on Dunbar Castle

Companions of elegance

Companions of elegance

Bovine companions at St Abbs Head

Bovine companions at St Abbs Head

A Word a Week Photograph challenge – spray

October 9, 2014

Here are my photos from a stormy day at Dunbar Harbour. See Sue’s website for many more.

Spray over the sea wall of Dunbar Harbour

Spray over the sea wall of Dunbar Harbour

Spray over the sea wall of Dunbar Harbour

Spray over the sea wall of Dunbar Harbour

Spray over the sea wall of Dunbar Harbour

Spray over the sea wall of Dunbar Harbour

Seal in the harbouring ignoring the spray

Seal in the harbouring ignoring the spray

Weekly Photo challenge: Technology

September 2, 2014

Here are my suggestions for this week’s challenge. See many more excellent examples at Sue’s website.

Two icons of modern technology: Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House

Two icons of modern technology: Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House

Traditional technology in Rutherglen (Victoria) blacksmith's forge

Traditional technology in Rutherglen (Victoria) blacksmith’s forge

Early record player in Gaudi's house in Barcelona

Early record player in Gaudi’s house in Barcelona

Four Wells Square in Zadar, Croatia

Four Wells Square in Zadar, Croatia

Anchor in Paphos, Cyprus

Anchor in Paphos, Cyprus

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A Word a Week Photograph Challenge: Transport

August 1, 2014

Another very flexible topic this week. Here are my photos and see lots more at Sue’s website.

Ducking gondalier

Ducking gondolier in Venice

Materials transport on the canal in Venice

Materials transport on the canal in Venice

Horse carriage in Pisa

Horse carriage in Pisa

Old bus on tiled wall in the Algarve

Old bus on tiled wall in the Algarve

Old buggy in NSW

Old buggy in NSW