Weekly Photo Challenge: Variations

In response to the WordPress Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Variations on a Theme

The mighty Tryfan mountain, one of the most famous and recognisable peaks in Britain, having a classic pointed shape with rugged crags. At 917.5 m above sea level it is the fifteenth highest mountain in Wales.

From the West the top of Tryfan looks like a face looking up, with the mouth on the left then the nose and eyebrows, from the East a fin shaped mountain of rock and boulders that provides a exciting scramble several hundred metre high.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Waiting

In response to the WordPress Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Waiting

For this challenge, show us what waiting looks like to you.

Waiting is finding the right location then waiting for the best light …

Padarn Lake Sunset
Padarn lake late evening awaiting sunset, looking towards Dolbadarn Castle and beyond to Snowdon north Wales, UK

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Structure

In response to the WordPress Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Structure

Llanrwst Bridge and Tea Room In Autumn the most photographed tea room in Britain. 15th century cottage, once a courthouse, and now a tea-room, Llanrwst north Wales UK
Pont Fawr a narrow three-arch stone bridge, It is said to have been designed by Inigo Jones and it was built in 1636 by Sir John Wynn of Gwydir Castle. The bridge connects the town with Gwydir, a manor house dating from 1492, Originally built to carry horses and carts.Read More »

Weekly Photo Challenge: Ooh, Shiny!

In response to the WordPress Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Ooh, Shiny!

Ooh Shiny, I had to Google the meaning, best i got was  “A person being distracted or silly, as if their mind is on something else. Like a bird looking at a shiny stone” 

My interpretation ….

big buddha low
The shiny golden Big Buddha sitting 15 meters tall was built in 1972 by the local society to give visitors a place to pay respect to The Lord Buddha. This monumental landmark is placed on the islands Northern shore of Koh Samui Thailand.

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