Thursday’s Special: Pick A Word – January 2023

It is time for another Pick a Word themed challenge. As usual you get five words to choose from:

CIRCULAR

Polygon shapes in a circular shape

IDIOSYNCRATIC

a strange or unusual habit, way of behaving, or feature that someone or something has

Modern day pitates?

PERSPECTIVE

the art of representing three-dimensional objects on a two-dimensional surface so as to give the right impression of their height, width, depth, and position in relation to each other.
a particular attitude towards or way of regarding something; a point of view.
King protea
Landscape

SEABOARD

a region bordering the sea; the coastline

Plankiesbaai is located in the Postberg Flower Reserve section of the West Coast National Park. This is a wonderful picnic spot with a great view of the sea.

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UNDRAPED

not covered with cloth or drapery.
(especially of a model or subject in art) naked.
“a distracting portrait of her with her charms undraped”

Undraped

Thursday’s Special: Pick A Word – December 2022

It is time for another Pick a Word themed challenge. As usual you get five words to choose from:

TRIBUTE

an act, statement, or gift that is intended to show gratitude, respect, or admiration.

Statue

One of the most famous statues in Singapore, the statue of Sir Stamford Raffles was installed by the 14th governor of the Straits Settlements Frederick Weld (1823-1891) in 1887 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Queen Victoria’s reign. Originally placed at the Padang, which was believed to be the spot where Sir Stamford Raffles first stepped ashore on the island of Singapore, the statue was moved to its present-day location outside Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall.

WADING

walk with effort through water or another liquid or viscous substance.

Pink Flamingos

Flamingoes in the Berg River near Velddrift

TOWNSCAPE

the visual appearance of a town or urban area; an urban landscape.
“the building’s contribution to the townscape”
a picture of a town.
“sparkling townscapes by the artist’s pupil”

Paternoster

HARBOUR

a place on the coast where ships may moor in shelter, especially one protected from rough water by piers,

Cape Town Harbour

jetties, and other artificial structures.

BOKEH

the visual quality of the out-of-focus areas of a photographic image, especially as rendered by a particular lens.

Bokeh

Last Photo on the card for November 2022

Brian from Bushboy’s World is asking us to share the very last photo on our SD cards for October 2022 .

The rules are simple:
1. Post the last photo on your SD card or last photo on your phone for the 31st January.
2. No editing – who cares if it is out of focus, not framed as you would like or the subject matter didn’t cooperate.
3. You don’t have to have any explanations, just the photo will do
4. Create a Pingback to Brian’s post here
5. Tag “The Last Photo”

From my Cell phone

From my Camera

Thursday’s Special: Pick A Word – November 2022

It is time for another Pick a Word themed challenge. As usual you get five words to choose from:

ARRANGED

put (things) in a neat, attractive, or required order.
“she had just finished arranging the flowers”

Flowers
Bouquet

CODED PATTERN

arrange systematically; order.
“organize lessons in a planned way”

Crochet
Diagrams to help with the
layout of the blanket

ORGANISED

arrange systematically; order.
“organize lessons in a planned way”

Organised Embroidery cotton

SEQUENTIAL

by forming or following a logical order or sequence.
“the receipts were numbered sequentially as 46 and 47

House numbers Stock Photos, Royalty Free House numbers Images |  Depositphotos
House numbers Stock Photos

SYSTEMATISED

arrange according to an organized system; make systematic.

Recipe Books