Monthly Archives: April 2012

Double-crossed…

There is a strong sense of solemnity and dignity in this photo for me. It stems from how firm the memorial cross stands; a noble remembrance of the British men who died for their country in World War One. This cross endures … Continue reading

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Blazing lines…

I have always had mixed feelings about telephone poles and wires. Mostly, I feel they are a blight on the landscape. However, sometimes their surroundings soften them. While they still stand out as alien figures on this countryside landscape, I feel the … Continue reading

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Illuminated flight…

What I like most about this image is the contrast between the black shadow and the vibrant colours. The sunlight blazing through the stained glass illuminates the striking design, particularly the fearsome dove. The dove appears all the more sinister … Continue reading

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Fly away…

I love the freedom of dandelion seeds: the way they float on the air and land wherever the wind takes them.  This photo is quite similar to Spring Seeds (header photo) but I like it for a different reason. In this image, the dandelion … Continue reading

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Life in the fast lane…

This is one of the quickest photos I have ever taken. I was in the back of a taxi speeding along this road in Goa, India when I noticed the couple on the motorcycle ahead of me. I quickly rifled … Continue reading

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Lighting up the sky…

It was sunset when I took this photo in Amalfi, Italy. Although this photo only suggests at the dusk sky’s magnificent colours, I think it still has that element of romance and magic that sunset skies have. The faint lilac … Continue reading

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Snacking squirrel…

As I sat beneath a leafy tree, I noticed this squirrel munching happily on some watermelon that had been discarded by a previous picnicker. He watched me as he snacked on the fruit, turning his head first towards me and then to … Continue reading

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