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

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.


Eerie

Weekly Photo Challenge: Infinite

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

Rushing to infinity

Wine, from start to finish

In vino veritas

A recent day’s wine-tasting around Bordeaux provided an opportunity to see the whole process of wine-making, from beginning to end.