*Re-post* Patterns and Textures

*This is the repost as the video I had inserted earlier failed so it has been removed.*

今シーズンはまだビーチにちゃんと行ってなかった!

ということで今朝のウォーキングは少し足を延ばして一番近いビーチへ行きました。

これができるから、今住んでいるところから引っ越せないのです(笑)。靴を脱いで波打ち際を歩いき、地球とちゃんと繋がってきました。

I did not make occasions to go to beaches this summer, and I extended my regular walking up to the nearest beach this morning.

It was just before the beach gets busy with people coming out for morning swims.

Water was clear.

I soaked my bear foot on the water’s edge.

It was more than just refreshing,…. it was more like something making me relieved.  ….is it so called the ‘earthing’?

Kept walking along the edge then saw some art works by nature.  Lucky that it was before being squashed by the crowd.

The ripples created beautiful patterns on the sand which made me imagine something like smooth fabric.

Thank you our mother earth for this, i greatly appreciated!

 

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お立ち寄りくださりありがとうございました。

 

 

A driftwood ~ 流木 ~

…that’s laid on the beach i took a walk on the other morning. And

that inspired me more than just that.

It looks something living creature.

It may look even having a face that looks unhappy.

Where did you roll in from?

Now you are free from rough surf journey on the water.

Have a good rest.

Until you decide to roll off to the sea again.

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View at Point Danger

I did not think that i really enjoyed taking shoreline photos at Point Danger; the headland locating at the south end of Queensland state.

Here are collections of which I particularly like for the way how waves were caught by long exposures.

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Did you find any one of which caught your eyes? 🙂

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Singing in the winter lights

They were all photographed at Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney.

Here we are still in winter, and at the day, the morning breeze was still cold.

However, sunlight was bright and sky was clearer and bluer.  Flowers I trained lenses were rustling lightly, as if they were humming or singing in the sunshine.

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They didn’t stay still but bounced all the time along with breeze came through.
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We are not snowballs but we are flower balls.
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Soon spring is coming again, we know that..

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Resting

This was photographed when I explored path in a park which I had seldom visited.

The main part was made open for sports people that tennis courts and field were available to play. At that time there were people with their dogs unleashed while some others were playing football.

I found some small boats including this after I passed those area and stepped into the path led to a bit of bush. I liked the quiet ambiance produced by the boats and surrounding. It was a good contrast with the ambience at the sports field.

And this is my contribution to this week’s

Monochrome Madness hosted by Leanne Cole .

Monochrome Madness is the community space she opens for other photographers and audiences who love monochrome / black and white photos. Here gives me a great opportunity and challenges about monochrome images. As it is open community, everyone can participate.

Resting

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