Photo-A-Day: May 15th 2017

The boys and I spotted this sleepyhead as we walked to the park on Friday. Actually, that’s not strictly true. I spotted the duck and pointed it out to the boys. It wasn’t particularly close to us and was better camouflaged than you’d expect given this photograph, so they were having a hard time seeing…

Photo-A-Day: May 10th 2017

Okay I admit, this picture is a bit grainy. I had to zoom in a fair bit with my point and click camera to photograph this little guy. Said point and click camera is notorious for focusing on exactly the wrong thing. Plus I was holding the camera in one hand and the other hand…

Photo-A-Day: May 7th 2017

It’s getting beautifully springlike here in Finland. Or at least in our part of it. The last few days have been lovely. Warm and sunny. Flowers are starting to grow. The grass is turning greener. And buds are appearing here, there and everywhere.

Photo-A-Day: May 5th 2017

I’m not sure whether the inner part of this tree is cracking through the bark, or whether the outer bark is gradually engulfing the inner portion. Either way I thought it looked interesting, and I managed to snap a picture┬áin the split second during which no children were visible in the frame of view. Thing…