November 10, 2014 … brevity …

This edition should embody the soul of wit.

Cyclists

On my way to the convention venue at Silverstream I passed six or so bunches of cyclists out for a long training spin.

It is brief because yesterday I took very few images. It was the last day of the convention, and like the rest of the days, we had organized fine weather. Well, we are taking the credit for everything we can, but as far as I can tell, this was a very successful convention and barring a few minor glitches with the venue, people were going away happy. We were fortunate to have an experienced and hardworking person in charge of the committee (she knows who she is).  I got a bit distracted attending sessions, so I was not the hardest working person on the team. Nevertheless, I felt at the end, as if I had ridden a hundred kilometres with these people who I saw in the morning as I drove in.

fungi

Fungi of species unknown

While we enjoyed our lunch in the open air, someone drew some fungi to my attention . I have no idea what they were, but as the person conduction the nature photography session wisely told us, they can’t run very fast.

I hope normal service will resume tomorrow.

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About wysiwygpurple

Retirement suits me well. I spend much of my time out making pictures, or at home organizing and refining my pictures. This blog provides me with a platform from which I can indulge my passion for improving my photography and at the same time analyze my thoughts about what I have seen, where I have been and what is happening in my life. My images set out to be honest, but that does not mean I have not adjusted them. I use software to display what I saw though the viewfinder to best advantage. My preference is for landscape and nature, and is mostly centred around my hometown of Wellington, New Zealand.
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