Weekly Photo Challenge: Unexpected

Wasn’t expecting to encounter these gentlemen in the foyer of a smart hotel in Abu Dhabi:

Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers

Here is another picture from Petra, showing the sandstone layers from which the monuments were carved. You can find more in this other post.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Eerie

Somehow the bird adds to the sense of menace created by the looming stonework. Taken in Chauvigny, a fortified medieval town in the Vienne department of France.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Infinite

A long exposure , the turn of a zoom lens and there you are rushing headlong into infinity.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Saturated

With ‘Vivid’ settings or Photoshop, of course it’s possible to saturate any picture. But isn’t it better when Nature does the job for you?

Weekly Photo Challenge: From Lines To Patterns

It’s often hard to say where lines become patterns. One answer could be ‘hotels’. The images in this post all feature hotels in either Abu Dhabi or Dubai.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

There are cogent arguments both for and against zoos. But this picture, taken a few years ago, doesn’t do the pro lobby any favours.

Weekly Photo Challenge: An Unusual POV

This week’s Photo Challenge looks for an unusual point of view. Our grandsons were blowing bubbles in our garden and one of them captured this image of the back of our house. It reminds me vaguely of some seventies prog-rock album cover.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Focus

Taken yesterday in Le Jardin De Liliane, in Haute Vienne