This is a crested pigeon, usually you would find them in Australia – but I found this one earlier in the year in Devon (in Paignton Zoo, to be precise). What did this image teach me? There are two types[…]
Sea form is what you get when dissolved organic matter mixes with water (by way of wind and wave), and gets washed up on the beach. What did this image teach me? I have learned more about the creation of[…]
Most Fuchsia species are native to Central and South America, and they were first discovered by Europeans in the late 17th century when a monk by the name of Charles Plumier came across them. What did this image teach me?[…]
I have no idea what this tower was originally used for, but now it seems to be home to some random shrubbery and very little else. What did this image teach me? Light, photography is all about light.
And now for some abstract architecture – three tall, thin poles on top of a white building. What did this image teach me? That sometimes a simplistic composition can make for an interesting image. At least, I think so.
In researching what to say ahead of this image, I discovered that horses have around 205 bones in their body, as a species they’ve been domesticated for around 5,000 years (domestication of wolves, by comparison started some 15,000 years ago),[…]
Another canal side sign (following on from this post, a few days ago)… What did this image teach me? I should probably start taking more photos of signage – it can be fascinating.
I think there should be a little more stained glass in the world – why don’t we all have a little window with some colour in it? What did this image teach me? It is entirely possible to make your[…]
There’s something very appealing to me about this finely laid out dinner table. What did this image teach me? Mmmmm… I’m hungry.
Not to put too fine a point on it Say I’m the only bee in your bonnet Make a little birdhouse in your soul They Might Be Giants (1989) What did this image teach me? That I need to up[…]