Lensy’s View of the Falkirk Wheel — Fan Of… #114

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This week’s Fan Ofโ€ฆ Lensy’s view of the Falkirk Wheel.

These first two shots were taken at the lock entrance to the wheel basin, & the wheel in the background looks like a giant bird head.

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Falkirk Wheel — Fan Of… #113

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This week’s Fan Ofโ€ฆ is the Falkirk Wheel. The Falkirk Wheel (โ˜œ click here for more info) is a rotating boat lift that moves canal boats up & down between the Forth & Clyde and Union Canals.

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A Different View of The Kelpies — Fan Of… #112

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This week’s Fan Ofโ€ฆ is the Kelpies as seen by Lensy.

This Fan Of... post follows on from last weeks Fan Of… #111 about The Kelpies (โ˜œ click here for more info). So far, I haven’t seen many other lensball shots of the Kelpies & thought they would lend themselves to this style of photography.

Lensball shot of the Kelpies
Lensball shot of the Kelpies
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The Kelpies — Fan Of… #111

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This week’s Fan Ofโ€ฆ The Kelpies.

The Kelpies (โ˜œ click here for more info) are the largest equine sculptures in the world & are modelled on two workhorses of times gone by, Duke & Baron, representing the lineage of the heavy horse that were key to Scotland’s industrial success. The Kelpies sit at the eastern end of the Forth & Clyde Canal & are well worth a visit if you are ever in the area.

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When Photography Goes Wrong — An Unfortunate Silhouette ๐Ÿ˜‚

Hi all ๐Ÿ˜ƒ I was out with Lensy for a dawn walk yesterday, visiting what has become my favourite sunrise spot. There’s a post that Lensy usually sits on for his shoot, but I found a new seat for him.

Lensball on fallen branch
Lensball on fallen branch
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Reflections in a River — Water Water Everywhere #55/CFFC: Water

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This is also my entry for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Water.

Trees reflected in Luggie Water
Trees reflected in Luggie Water

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Prince’s Dock — Water Water Everywhere #54

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This shot is of Prince’s Dock on the south side of the Clyde. The old building just left of centre (on the western side of the dock) is the old Govan Town Hall, now home to Film City. The Glasgow Science Centre sits on the eastern side of the dock.

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Actually in Colour! — Mid-Week Monochrome #48

Hi all ๐Ÿ˜ƒ My entry for Brashley’s MWM.

This shot was taken not long after dawn this morning, following a snowfall last night. As the mist descended it leached the colour away leaving a darkened, monochromatic world.

The mist descends
The mist descends