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03/11/2013 at 08:31

You're very taken with that Australian crow,  farmergedddun.

03/11/2013 at 09:26

Thanks for sharing your 'canal bridge' pic with us, fidgetbones. I love canal bridges and we have some really nice ones fact, Tesco have just opened a new store in our area and I understand that of their plans was to demolish a much loved bridge, but local opinion prevailed and they modified their plans to retain it.

03/11/2013 at 09:41

Good for local opinion David to much of our Heritage is diminishing to I can’t be bothered to preserve it. 


03/11/2013 at 10:01

Quite true, James.

Anyone with orchids have a good photo source:


03/11/2013 at 12:48

Love the Orchid David.

A trip to my father-in-laws allotment this morning gave me a good photo opportunity!


03/11/2013 at 13:39

a lot to live up to there Nikki, father-in-law is a very good gardener by the looks of it and your pictures show his lovely flowers at there best 

03/11/2013 at 13:47

I do like crows FB - when they're not near my allotment!  I thought the "winter is coming" was quite apt - obviously I'm alone on that  

03/11/2013 at 13:59

I was looking for a quote for the 'silly quotes' thread when I came across this one and thought it suited 'camera corner' quite nicely....

*It pleases me to take amateur photographs of my garden, and it pleases my garden to make my photographs look professional.*



03/11/2013 at 14:33

Where are you Brumbull?

03/11/2013 at 14:34

Thanks little-Ann.  He is me lots of advice but, like any man with an allotment, I am sure he keeps a lot of secrets as well

03/11/2013 at 16:45
fidgetbones wrote (see)

I have a lovely picture of one of the arched canal bridges but its a Tiff file, while all the later stuff are Jpegs. Do you know if you can convert Tiffs to Jpegs?

Hi Fidgetbones, Yes you can. Open the images as a JPEGin Photoshop, then click 'save as' and scroll down to the format you wish to save as. This creates a separate version on your desktop.

03/11/2013 at 17:14

Took a stroll along the canal this afternoon and took a couple of pics of those bridges I spoke about:


03/11/2013 at 17:22

This local old church (derilict but carefully maintained) was recorded in the Domesday Book of A.D.1086:


03/11/2013 at 17:30

Gorgeous David 

03/11/2013 at 17:41
Dovefromabove wrote (see)

Gorgeous David 

Thank you, Dove.....hope you've enjoyed all the pics as much as I have.

03/11/2013 at 19:41

Brumbell...I am in Leeds. West Yorks.

03/11/2013 at 20:33
David K wrote (see)
Dovefromabove wrote (see)

Gorgeous David 

Thank you, Dove.....hope you've enjoyed all the pics as much as I have.

I have David - it's a lovely thread, thankyou - I hope to contribute more once I've had time to get to know my new camera a lot better 

03/11/2013 at 21:58

Keeping up with David's theme of canals.  Has anyone ever visited the Pontcysyllte aqueduct at LLangollen?  Very impressive but not somewhere to walk across if you suffer from vertigo!!


03/11/2013 at 22:18

 Brown booby chick

 Frigate bird

03/11/2013 at 22:41

nice Fidgetbones!