Friday, 31 August 2007

A Fence For The Tate

A fence Amy and I came upon on one of our walks. The kind of thing you could pack up in a crate and send it to the Tate for display.

Something Fishy


This was taken at the wonderful market at Funchal on Madeira. I am not sure what these particular fish were. On the next stall they had some tuna fish which were enormous.

Wednesday, 29 August 2007

Life's A Lottery


A shop window in Madeira. Hundreds of lottery tickets on display. One assumes that the system is based on just one ticket for each unique number. But do the shops get them on a sale or return basis?

Tuesday, 28 August 2007

The Evolutionary Battle Field

Just a bit of out of focus, slightly mixed up grass. But there is something about the bends and the curves which gives it a life. It is responding to its environment and adapting its own behaviour to that environment. Nothing soft here, its the evolutionary battlefield.

Monday, 27 August 2007

Seems So Long Ago


Add Nancy to the title and you get a dark, dark Leonard Cohen song. Leave Nancy out and you get nothing more than a look back at our recent holiday which, already, seems so long ago. I will slot some of the photographs into the daily postings over the next few weeks. So here is the back deck of the Aurora as it heads towards Madeira.