Ripples & Seagulls — Water Water Everywhere #164

Hi all ๐Ÿ‘‹ Feel free to join in whenever you have a water picture to post (any type of water, in any state, will do). See below for how to join the fun ๐Ÿ˜

My birthday’s coming up & I will be taking a break for a couple of weeks. WWE will be back on Monday 27th; until then, have a great couple of weeks ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

Ripples reflecting the sunrise & seagulls
Ripples reflecting the sunrise & seagulls

How To Join In

  1. Create a Water Water Everywhere Photo Post.
  2. Add a link to your WWE blog post in my comment box, or create a pingback by linking to my post.
  3. Title your post Water Water Everywhere or add WWE tag.

Hae a guid week ๐Ÿ˜

Scurries — Fan Of… #158

Hi all ๐Ÿ˜ Feel free to join in this weekly challenge whenever you find yourself thinking, “I’m a fan ofโ€ฆ” (see below for how-to).

This week’s Fan Of… is scurries. Scurries is Scots for seagulls (Doric dialect — north-east). This is also my post for Susan’s Things in Scots (TiS).


Most view scurries as pests but I find them amusing. We see (& hear) them a lot on the way to work each day. They can usually be seen in small groups chuntering to one another, then one says something funny & they all throw their heads back & laugh like crazy ๐Ÿคฃ

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Lucky Timing — Bird Weekly – Photo Challenge

Hi all ๐Ÿ˜ƒ My entry for Lisa’s Bird Weekly – Photo Challenge: Birds in Flight.

This first shot was lucky timing — I was playing with Lensy down at Lock 20 on the Forth & Clyde Canal & took the shot below. It wasn’t until I was editing that I saw I’d caught the 2 Mallards I’d just been talking to, in flight.

Lock 20
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Learning to Fly — Lens-Artists Challenge #144

Hi all ๐Ÿ˜ƒ My entry for this weeks challenge, set by Tina: Taking Flight.

Originally my post was going to be titled “Floating not Flying” & feature this pair of mallards having an early morning paddle on the Forth & Clyde Canal.

Mallards on the Fourth & Clyde Canal
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