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travel theme: enlightened

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Luang Prabang, Laos

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whirling dervish, N. Cyprus

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enlightened by sunrise in Yala park, Sri Lanka

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enlightened in Austria’s Losium

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A Vietnamese poem hat – you can only see the figures when the hat is held up to a light source

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Hoi An lantern festival, Vietnam

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young lantern sellers in Hoi An

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awaiting the enlightenment of Angkor Wat at dawn

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sunset at Bagan, Myanmar

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Shwedagon pagoda at night, Myanmar

Did you illustrate Enlightened?

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travel theme: hands

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you might almost call this “digital graffiti” – seen in India

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sculpture in Ettelbruck, Luxembourg

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a bird in the hand ….

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Fortune teller’s sign, Yangon, Myanmar

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a girl embroidering a picture from a black and white photo, Halong Bay, Vietnam

view more hands via Ailsa’s links

Travel theme: hats

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Hats in Luxembourg’s Street Art Animation festival

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hat made out of a water lily leaf in Sri Lanka

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girl making a “poem” hat in Hue, Vietnam. Called “poem” hats because when they are held up to the light you can see a picture in the hat

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these very young boys and girls are about to undergo the initiation ceremony to become monks and nuns at Ananda Paya, Bagan, Myanmar

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woman in tribal headgear, Myanmar

Sharing with other hat lovers and Ailsa

DP photo challenge: Hanoi in motion

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there are so many motorcyclists in Hanoi that it would be difficult not to capture at least one of them in motion! Invariably they zoom into your field of view just as you depress the shutter ….

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judging by the size of the pot he’s carrying, this lad is moving in slow motion, maybe?

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where food is being sold or prepared there is always motion

shared with the Daily Post

Travel theme: energy in Vietnam

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a small bundle of energy

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motorised energy with a wonderful smile

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food, source of energy

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how much energy do you think is required to carry this round on your shoulders all day?

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the energy of light and fire at Hoi-An’s monthly lantern festival

What forms of energy did you harness for Ailsa’s challenge?

one word photo challenge: seafoam

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the river at Fontaine de Vaucluse in Provence, France

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Luxembourg’s annual street art animation

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kids at Hoi An, Vietnam

Did you share any photos of the colour ‘seafoam‘ this week?

travel theme: laughter

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laughing ladies in Vietnam

sharing with Ailsa