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Archive for January 6, 2014

Evening Images from the , Via dei Fori Imperiali, Rome

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Evening on the Via Dei Fori Imperiali, Rome
Photography by : Nigel Borrington

These images are taken on an evening walk into the city of Rome along the Via Dei Fori Imperiali.

The lights had just been turned on and the day light was just finally fading, I love the mixed light so just had to get these images.

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Views from the Via Dei Fori Imperial Rome 1

Views from the Via Dei Fori Imperial Rome 2

Views from the Via Dei Fori Imperial Rome 3

Views from the Via Dei Fori Imperial Rome 4

Views from the Via Dei Fori Imperial Rome 5


The Sea Gull’s of Galway bay, Poem: Edwin John Pratt

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Sea gulls, on Galway bay
Irish nature Photography : Nigel Borrington

Sea Gulls

By : Edwin John Pratt

For one carved instant as they flew,
The language had no simile—
Silver, crystal, ivory
Were tarnished. Etched upon the horizon blue,
The frieze must go unchallenged, for the lift
And carriage of the wings would stain the drift
Of stars against a tropic indigo
Or dull the parable of snow.

Sea birds of Galway bay 1.

Now settling one by one
Within green hollows or where curled
Crests caught the spectrum from the sun,
A thousand wings are furled.
No clay-born lilies of the world
Could blow as free
As those wild orchids of the sea.

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