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Angling

Canon 5D Mark III and EF 35mm f/1.4L USM. ISO 100, 1/125 sec, f/5.6, EV 0.0. Post processing in Viveza 2 and Silver Efex Pro 2. 8 more words

Photography

Shaft of Sunlight

Canon 5D Mark III, EF 35mm f/1.4L USM, ISO 100, 1/50 sec, f/4, EV 0.0. Post processing in Viveza 2 and Color Efex Pro 4. 8 more words

Photography

New Study Describes How Trees Can Repair Waste Lands

You’ve seen it before – the abandoned lands marked with hazard signs that are left to waste unless a costly remediation effort is implemented. Recently, a better treatment has emerged; one that is both cost-effective and sustainable. 830 more words

News

Figures On A Bridge

Ricoh GR, ISO 100, 1/100 sec, f/6.3, EV -0.3. Post processing in Viveza 2 and Color Efex Pro 4. 8 more words

Photography

Q.  What links witchcraft, cricket bats and Aspirin?

A. Willow.

Willows, also called sallows and osiers, are mostly found in the northern hemisphere and there are over 400 species.


It has been known for at least 2000 years that the sap from the bark provides temporary pain relief and the leaves and bark have been a remedy for aches and fever for centuries. 196 more words

Charity Shop Art

"WALTZ IN A NIGHT WITHOUT END"

… I am longing for a slow waltz on a sultry, moonless night,

With veranda doors open to the breeze,

With the heady scent of lilacs and only candle light, 157 more words

Poetry