365:104 Four Feather Falls

365:104 Four Feather FallsGerry Anderson was born this day in 1929. He featured large in my childhood and I was entranced in turn by Twizzle and Torchy and Four Feather Falls, long before the great hits of Thunderbirds and Stingray etc.

Four Feather Falls was an especial favourite and when I saw that today was the anniversary of Anderson’s birth, I went hunting in the garden for feathers. I found [i]one[/i], sadly not a magic one as far as I can tell. I did however deploy the magical ability of the 6D to take multiple exposures. My first attempt at using the feature and perhaps not quite right but I am dead proud of this nonetheless – especially as I rigged up 3 flash units too!

Recently, at the: Crooked House

Determinedly Cheering Myself Up

Determinedly Cheering Myself Up

Week five of lockdown v2.0 begins today. We have new rules, slightly more relaxed but with the addition of a nightly curfew (from 15th December.) Does that then make this Lockdown v2.1? I think that it probably does! … Continue readingDeterminedly Cheering Myself Up

Feeling a bit seedy

Feeling a bit seedy

Nell and I went for a walk this morning. It was a gorgeous day but we ended up by not going very far. The Crooked Man had gone out and I was expecting a parcel delivery. Plus, I was finding it hard going. Not feeling on top of my game right now. Possibly a touch of “Keto Flu”? I’d like to think so, but honestly haven’t been working hard enough at it to have gotContinue readingFeeling a bit seedy

Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

October 29, 2020 at 12:12PM

It’s mass migration time! #livereportingfromtheroad #france #autumn2020 #thelockdowndash

October 29, 2020 at 10:24AM

An interesting morning. Up and at ’em we went to Intermarché to fuel up and to buy some food for when we arrive home. They were queuing outside the door for what appeared to be controlled entry. There were queues for fuel too. “We’re not that desperate” we said and set off for home. It… Continue reading October 29, 2020 at 10:24AM

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