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Don’t Be A Statistic


Sheep Worrying: Every year, we hear of numerous cases of sheep worrying within the County. Please do take care when out walking with your dog. The main advice given, is keep your dog on a lead in the vicinity of …

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Fridge Magnet

Sailing The High Sea: The web is fantastic for learning, especially for when you want to get the most from software. Photography and PhotoShop go hand in hand – the Adobe colossus is extremely powerful, and I know I’m only touching …

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Shipwrecked At Whitehaven

Ellan Vannin Shipwreck

Ellan Vannin, Wrecked: Today, I’ve been sorting through archived photographs of mine, and came across this collection which show the Ellan Vannin shipwrecked at Whitehaven, in Cumbria. The Ellan Vannin had been bought in 2004 and was to be converted …

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Photo To Watercolour

Labrador Watercolour Painting

Transformational: Allow me to transform a photograph of a pet or loved one, into high quality digital art. I will endeavor to have a turnaround, not exceeding three days. If you are happy with the work, payment will be via …

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Lightening Fast For Mobile Users

AMP - Lightening Fast

AMP Enabled: Previously, I have written about this website offering up accelerated pages via Facebook. Now, I am pleased to announce that Google AMP (accelerated mobile pages) are available to visitors. An Accelerated Mobile Page (or AMP, for short) is …

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Whitehaven, Into The Night

Whitehaven At Night

A Night Piece: William Wordsworth (1770-1850) was a frequent visitor to Whitehaven, in West Cumbria. I wonder what he would think of the town now, compared to when he was alive? Many of the old buildings are gone, but the fabric …

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Cyprus: Overrun With Feral Cats

Feral Cat

A Martyr For Birds: A couple of years ago, I was on the Island of Cyprus. It is a beautiful country, steeped in history. The island was also overrun with feral cats. They appeared to be located close to every hotel …

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Puppies: Rita And Archer


Schnauzer & Shiba Inu: These two puppies have already become great friends, snuggling up to each other while asleep. The dogs belong to my son and his partner. It was great fun visiting them today for the first time, and …

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In The Style Of

Ennerdale Water

Ansel Adams: The Daily Post have challenged their readers to create a post in the style of someone else. I’ve opted for creating a photo in the style of Ansel Adams – an impossible task. Ansel Adams was an American …

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Lightening Speed For Facebook Users


Load, In An Instant: If you are a Facebook App user, you can now load my website content on your mobile device with lightening speed – achieving the kind of speed now available, seems to be almost mythical in nature. …

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