Category Archives: Weekly Photo Challenge

Weekly Photo Challenge: A Sardinian Perspective

Meet Floppy and his Ass. A wonderful perspective into the lives of two beastly friends. This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Perspective.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned in Sardinia

“Art is never finished, only abandoned.” Leonardo da Vinci “Basic human contact – the meeting of eyes, the exchanging of words – is to the psyche what oxygen is to the brain. If you’re feeling abandoned by the world, interact … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes never a crowd in Sardinia

It was an overcast and cold February afternoon when I looked out my living-room window. The panorama leaves me breathless, always wanting more. The sheep gracefully grazed their afternoon snack while wild boars were secretly and quietly coming out of … Continue reading

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Good morning moon over the Bay of Asinara

This morning was the first time I watched the full moon set and the sunrise, it was a spectacular, romantic treasure. This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Treasure and the Weekly Travel Theme: Romance. Have you ever … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Selfie

Nothing makes me nostalgic for Canada than receiving super, duper mittens in the mail. I’ll be rooting for my home and native land with these new mittens, and putting my hands up in the air while, watching Canada kick butt … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Object

Finally there’s a challenge where I can show off this stunning hand-crafted object that I found in Tonara, Sardinia. This is my response to the weekly photo challenge: object. What is the best way to photograph an object? All advice … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Juxtaposition

“There is something perfect to be found in the imperfect: the law keeps balance through the juxtaposition of beauty, which gains perfection through nurtured imperfection.” ― Dejan Stojanovic This is my response to the weekly photo challenge: juxtaposition.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Window

“The window to the universe opens inward and outward.” Daniel Lee Edstrom This is my response to the weekly photo challenge: window.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand Masks from Sardinia

This is a stunning monument at Ottana, Sardinia. The mask on the left represents the typical mask worn at carnival from the rural mountain town of Ottana.  Boes e Merdules represent an ox and his master. Wild pear wood is used … Continue reading

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Brilliant Light Goodnight Sardinia

The first sunset of December 2013 was a blazing bright pinkish/orange. It lit up our living room like a bright disco light. This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Light Buonanotte bella Sardegna.

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