Peeling paint from the doors of an abandoned house in Oliveira do Bairro, Portugal.
The front door of the large abandoned house in Oliveira do Bairro is a wonderfully ornate structure, now left decaying and rusting. The house must have been wonderful in its heyday, possibly with dinners and lavish parties, for the size of the building and the structure inside (yes, I snuck inside briefly, but don’t tellContinue reading “The front door, 2 December 2021”
Through the window, 2 December 2021 A few random windows in Oliveira do Bairro, Portugal.
Patterns in ice …
Patterns in ice …
Images of gates, doors and walls.
The ice in moscatel series is always interesting. Every one is different,
I had not intended to take these icy abstracts, but the bubbles were just so … enticing.
With the sun low in the sky it shone through some golden autumn leaves. Perfect conditions for experimenting with intentional camera zoom.
With the sun low in the sky it shone through some golden autumn leaves. Perfect conditions for experimenting with intentional camera zoom
Another series of icy abstracts.
tl;dr: The name of the blog has changed. The observant reader might have noticed that the name of this blog has changed. No longer is it ‘Tales of Meco Beach’, now it’s just ‘/ˈsnæp.ʃɒt/’. But why change the name and what on earth does it mean? Simply put, /ˈsnæp.ʃɒt/ is the phonetic version of ‘snapshot’,Continue reading “What’s in a name?”
Abstracts in ice, 2 November 2021 It’s time for moscatel and ice …
It’s been a while, but any opportunity for a few moscatel abstracts …
Off to collect our lunch I passed these cabbages by the side of the road (here people grow cabbages everywhere all year around) and as it had been raining they were covered in droplets, like little diamonds.
A series of close-up images from the surface of coffees.
A series of close-up images from the surface of coffees and desserts.
Random abstracts and close-up images.
The autumnal ferns giving our ICM abstracts that little something extra.
Out in the pine woodland for a little bit of ICM.