Tuesdays of Texture: Fruit Salad

On the outskirts of Limoges, a forty-minute drive from here, is a shopping centre which has a branch of ‘Grand Frais’ (literally ‘big fresh’). Here it’s possible to buy fruit and vegetables of more exotic origins than are generally available in supermarkets.

Tuesdays of Texture 4 July 2017

Tuesday Photo Challenge: Healthy

This week, Frank has chosen the theme of ‘Healthy’ for his Tuesday Photo Challenge. A bit tricky, but this greengrocer’s stall in the Rialto Market in Venice has an abundance of stuff that’s supposed to be good for you:

Tuesday Photo Challenge: Healthy

Macro Moments: Week 35 – Pineapple

It usually comes out of a can, of course, but the surface of a fresh pineapple is fascinating when viewed in close-up.

Nikon D800 with Nikkor 105mm f2.8 macro lens. 1/20 at f8 ISO4000. Cropped and edited in Lightroom.

More macro images at Susan Gutterman’s macro challenge here: Macro Moments: Week 35

52 Weeks Photo Challenge: Week 2 – Food

This year we are inundated with blackberries and there are plenty more to come. These may not be quite at the ‘food’ stage yet, but they soon will be:

Food Wk2

52 Weeks Photo Challenge: Week 2 – Food

Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 21 – Fresh

It probably doesn’t get much fresher than this colourful display of salad leaves at the Rialto Market in Venice:


Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

Detail fromĀ a display of fresh fruit and vegetables at the Rialto market in Venice.


Posted in response to the latest WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge