Three (tree) photos for a Throwback Thursday

in The City of Neoxian3 months ago (edited)

I have had, I admit, a really scrappy day. I don't feel as though I've achieved anything. That said, I make a commitment, and I do my best to honour it. #throwbackthursday gave me an idea, as did recurring memories from that other social media platform. It's coming up nine years since we moved from Cape Town. We brought with us our ginger cat (sadly now in the big tree in the sky), but left "her" willow tree.

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She and the squirrels which we were also sad to leave had, let's say, an interesting relationship.

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That cheeky look wasn't always, shall we say, benign.

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That said, the squirrel always won!

These photos are more than 10 years old and taken with my Kodak digital camera which is long obsolete. Long before I began to really "see" through a lens.

Until next time, be well
Fiona
The Sandbag House
McGregor, South Africa


Photo: Selma






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I've heard time and again that it's not the equipment that makes a photo great, it's the eye of the photographer (or something like that). Great shots, even if they were taken with a not so great camera, Fiona. And I can see why the photos of my Freddie make you miss your magic Melon. ❤️

Thank you, Traci. And I had a dream about a little ginger kitten last night...

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