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WPC: Summer Lovin’ (Alium)

WPC: Summer Lovin’ (Alium) #photo #photography #wordpress #flowers

This weekly photo challenge is ‘summer lovin’ ’.

This Summer is so full of growth and life; I enjoyed all the flowers, and among them these Aliums.

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The Netherlands, Oegstgeest – May 2014

 

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Sunset in Summer

Summer in Sunset #photo #photography #iphone #Huemore #iphone #vught

This Summer is full of life and colours. At sunset

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The Netherlands, Vught – June 2014

Shot with iPhone 5s using Huemore edited using Snapseed and Marksta
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B4 Retouch: Potala Palace Lhasa #photo #photography #lhasa #nikon #wordpress

The home of the  Dalai Lama,  the  Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet. The B4 retouch series:

B4 Retouch: Potala Palace Lhasa #photo #photography #lhasa #nikon #wordpress

The home of the  Dalai Lama,  the  Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet. The B4 retouch series:

Today was a day of national mourning in The Netherlands.
The first 40 victims of flight MH17, that was shot down over East Ukraine last Thursday, arrived to be identified.
A cavalcade of 40 hearses. The next days more cavalcades will follow.
To bring them finally back to their loved ones.

The sentiment and feelings of a lot of  people were voiced very well by Frans Timmermans,
the Dutch minister of Foreign Affairs, in the UN Security Council.

 

 

 

 

 

In memory of the victims of flight MH17 #mh17 #ukrain Today was a day of national mourning in The Netherlands. The first 40 victims of flight MH17, that was shot down over East Ukraine last Thursday, arrived to be identified.
B4 Retouch: Monochrome Madness 21 (Himalaya Range)

B4 Retouch: Monochrome Madness 22 (Himalaya Range) #photo #photography #monochrome #kodak #nikon #wordpress

The mountain range with the Mount Everest at sunrise.
My entry to Monochrome Madness 21.

The B4 retouch series:
I browsed my archive for pictures to publish in – an originally – small series.
That series caught on a bit more than I thought.
All of them are not retouched yet.
Scratches, dust and stains are not removed.

Leann…

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B4 Retouch: Guidance (Samye, Tibet) #photo #photography #nikon #samye #wordpress #tibet

The Samye monastery. The B4 retouch series: I browsed my archive for pictures to publish in – an originally – small series.

B4 Retouch: Guidance (Samye, Tibet) #photo #photography #nikon #samye #wordpress #tibet

The Samye monastery. The B4 retouch series: I browsed my archive for pictures to publish in – an originally – small series.

The Tashilunpo monastery in Shigatse.

The B4 retouch series:
I browsed my archive for pictures to publish in – an originally – small series.
That series caught on a bit more than I thought.
All of them are not retouched yet.
Scratches, dust and stains are not removed.

 

Shot with Nikon F301 on Fuji Color 200, scanned from negative and edited using Snapseed and Marksta
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Shot with Nikon F90 on Kodak TriX, scanned from film and edited using  Snapseed and Marksta
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B4 Retouch: Tibet Prayer Wheels #photo #photography #nikon #tibet #shigatse #monochrome #kodak #wordpress The Tashilunpo monastery in Shigatse. The B4 retouch series: I browsed my archive for pictures to publish in – an originally – small series.
WPC/B4 Retouch: Container (Harem)

WPC/B4 Retouch: Container (Harem) #photo #photography #istanbul #topkapi #nikon #wordpress

This weekly photo challenge is ‘container’.

Istanbul, Turkey.

This is the Topkapı Palace, the old palace of the sultan, now a museum.
This part of the palace contained the harem.

The B4 retouch series:
I browsed my archive for pictures to publish in – an originally – small series.
That series caught on a bit more than I thought.
All of them are not retouched yet.
Scratches, dust and stains are not…

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B4 Retouch: A Pair

B4 Retouch: A Pair #photo #photography #tibet #shigatse #wordpress #nikon

The Tashilunpo monastery in Shigatse.

The B4 retouch series:
I browsed my archive for pictures to publish in – an originally – small series.
That series caught on a bit more than I thought.
All of them are not retouched yet.
Scratches, dust and stains are not removed.

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Tibet, Shigatse – April 2004

Shot with NikonF301 on Fuji Color 200, scanned from negative…

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WPC / B4 Retouch: Container (Kumari, Nepal)

WPC / B4 Retouch: Container (Kumari, Nepal) #photo #photography #wordpress #nepal #nikon #kodak #monochrome

This weekly photo challenge is ‘container’.

In this palace at Durbar Square in Kathmandu, Kumari lives.
A Kumari is a living godess.

The B4 retouch series:
I browsed my archive for pictures to publish in – an originally – small series.
That series caught on a bit more than I thought.
All of them are not retouched yet.
Scratches, dust and stains are not removed.

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