Tuesday, 20 August 2013

Birds and Beach

Let me introduce Charlie, the dog to you.  I have to take Charlie at least twice a day for walks and these photos were taken on a nearby beach yesterday.  





Herring Gull


Little Egret flying past at a distance.

 
Many thanks to Eileen, a friend on the I.O.W. this plant is Sea Kale.


Carrion Crow


Herring Gull Juvenile

Carrion Crow


Green seaweed


This is cloth.
The following photos are all things found on the beach and I have turned
 the two below into black and white.







Tangled rope


Slabs of stones


All the the next photos are wood in some form or other.


















I thought this looked like a lightning strike








I hope you enjoyed this blog.  Thank you for visiting.  Sorry I do not have enough time on holiday to answer comments however, 
MANY THANKS FOR THOSE THAT HAVE  LEFT COMMENTS 
ON ANY OF MY BLOGS YESTERDAY.

24 comments:

  1. Each photo is so interesting. I like how you add the different effects to totally change the look.

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  2. more charlie, please! :) love the beach scenes, too.

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    1. HI Tex Be assured,there will be more of Charlie,just for you.

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  3. HI Ruth thanks for your comments. Yes one change and everythings changes

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  4. Your tangled rope shot and the different kinds of wood are just fantastic!!! And yes, those branches look exactly like lightening. But your glorious close up of Charlie may be my favorite today.

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    1. I think from the comments, it was be true to say " Charlie is my darlin'". I am sure you might remember that song!

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  5. Charlie is a gorgeous fellow, all these are terrific shots, the black and whites are quite interesting- interesting how different a rectangular horizontal to a rect upright can be...wonderful photos.

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    1. HI Lynn I enjoyed experimenting with some of the shots. I am sure we will see Charlie again bfeore I leavve the I.O.W. I thinkk we could say, " he has been a big hit" with bloggers,

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  6. Very nice to meet Charlie. Some very interesting finds along the beach.

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    1. HI Frank Charlie is so good and placid. NO trouble at all. Glad you liked some of the shots from the beach.

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    1. HI Julie Yes, I would have to agree with you on this one!

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  8. my favourite is the second last shot Margaret.

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    1. Hi Carole Thanks for your comment. that one is an original.

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  9. Some really interesting images you have taken Margaret.

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  10. I really enjoyed these. I think the last one is my favorite. I agree...more Charlie, please. :)

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    1. HI Linda Yes I think Charlie was the star of this post. Thanks for comments and I am glad you enoyed the post.

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  11. Charlie is quite the handsome companion.

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    1. Hi Patti Chalrie will bepleased he is getting all this attention.

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  12. What a handsome walking companion you have! These are some wonderful captures of the beach - enjoy!

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  13. Hello Charlie, You sure are a beautiful dog.
    Your photos are amazing Margret, really incredible shots.
    The wood and its shapes.. the sea and the birds..
    Thank you for sharing ..
    val

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  14. Charlie's a fine-looking dog! You have taken some beautiful shots on your walks on the beach.

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