Weekly Photo Challenge: Community

Community? Well, it’s a broad brief, to be sure. I suppose ‘community of interest’ would qualify as an example, and if these guys don’t have a shared interest – and mutual trust – then I don’t know who does.

Air Display Team

[National Day celebrations in Abu Dhabi; also illustrates one of the advantages of living on the twelfth floor]

Winter sun and frost

Sun and Frost

At the moment Tranquility Base is sitting under a high pressure weather system, bringing cloudless sunny days and heavy night frosts.

An early morning walk in the fields provided images of both.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand

Detail from the triumphal arch in the Roman city of Jerash, in Jordan. I think they were trying to make a point.

Jerash

Weekly Photo Challenge: Let There Be Light!

Can’t imagine it would be much of a photo without light (unless perhaps you were using a D4), but there you go. Here are a couple of images captured at a fireworks display in Abu Dhabi:

Fireworks1

Fireworks2

Weekly Photo Challenge: Unexpected

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

Straw Men

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.

Layers

Autumn

Autumn light and colours in Yorkshire

Autumn