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Posts tagged ‘“a word a week photo challenge”’

word a week: raindrop

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raindrops keep falling on my head …
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the Belvedere museum complex in Vienna has thoughtfully provided a large framed mirror so that people can take the perfect selfie with the Upper Belvedere in the background. On the day we visited it was pouring with rain.

Sharing with Skinnywench

word a week photograph challenge: intricate

Many of the Buddha images in Myanmar have intricate headpieces; I always think they look like giant ears or wings attached to their heads

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check out other intricate offerings in this week’s word a week photograph challenge

word a week: broken

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I loved the spider web effect in the radiating pattern of this broken panel of safety glass

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a broken, rusting object (no idea what it is/was) by the edge of the River Avon, Bristol

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a word a week photo challenge: frame

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all photos taken in the Abbey Gardens, Malmsbury, UK for Sue’s word challenge.

word a week photo challenge: mural

A mural is any piece of artwork painted or applied directly on a wall, ceiling or other large permanent surface. A distinguishing characteristic of mural painting is that the architectural elements of the given space are harmoniously incorporated into the picture. (Wikipedia)

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a climbing wall in Hamburg

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Brussels

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work in progress, in London’s Portobello Road

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St Basil, Goreme open air museum, Cappadocia, Turkey

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the beautiful, painted interior of the Jesuits church in Vienna

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the red room in Helga’s Folly, Sri Lanka

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the royal rock temple, Dambulla, Sri Lanka

Sue’s word of the week . Did you share any photos of murals this week?

word a week photo challenge: pots

Skinnywench‘s English dictionary word of the week is POTS

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apothecary jars at the Hospices in Beaune

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ceramic pot by Grayson Perry

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India

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India

word a week: companion

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sharing with Word a Week

word a week: create

Skinnywench’s dictionary fell open at the word ‘create’ this week.

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making gozleme in Turkey (a sort of pancake filled with cheese and herbs)

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Engin’s grandmother weaving a carpet on a handloom

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made by a friend of mine as a birthday gift for my co-worker

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the artist and illustrator Josephine Wall and one of her paintings

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a graffiti artist at work

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a creation

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a created reliquary

word a week challenge: traditional

Traditional costumes worn during winter festivals in Romania:

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You can read more about Romanian winter traditions in an earlier post here.

Sharing these traditions with Skinnywench and other bloggers

one word photo challenge: rainbow

Richard Of York Gained Battle In Vain – so went the phrase I used to remember the colours of the rainbow: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet.

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Chiang Mai’s Royal Flora festival

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one of panels in the large stained glass window in the Gellert Hotel, Budapest

Jennifer Nichols’ weekly challenge