Wordless Wednesday: New Horizons

 

a winter woodland trail beside a stream and a wooden bridge

 

two whippets in winter jackets running towards the camera along a forest trail beside a stream

 

two whippets in winter jackets running towards the camera along a forest trail beside a stream

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/3.5, 1/30 s, ISO 200 and f/3.5, 1/40 s, ISO 200.

 

Wordless Wednesday

Nancy Merrill’s A Photo A Week Challenge: On the Horizon

 

Haiku: Winter Mist

 

two whippets in winter jackets walking towards each other on a slope in a winter forest

 

sharing a secret
between pine trees
winter mist

© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets in winter jackets passing each other on an incline in a winter pine forest

 

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/80 s, ISO 100.

 

Nancy Merrill’s A Photo a Week Challenge: New

Carpe Diem #1575: Fuyukasumi (Winter Mist)

 

Haiku: Festive Forest

 

close up shot of a black whippet in a maroon and grey winter jacket on a forest trail, smiling at the camera

 

frozen ferns
the scent of spruce and pine
festive forest

© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets in winter jackets on a frost-covered forest trail

 

 

close up shot of frost crystals on ferns and grass

We’re having a short blogging break to spend the holidays with friends and family, and will be back here next Thursday.

Wishing you all a magical festive season from the wintry Highlands,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/125 s, ISO 125, f/2.8, 1/160 s, ISO 100 and f/3.2, 1/125 s, ISO 100.

 

Sunday Stills: Festive

 

Haiku: Winter Sun

 

black whippet in a maroon and grey winter jacket walking on a forest trail

 

leafless trees
the sun finds her way
to the water

© Xenia Tran

 

a burn flows between pine and leafless birch in dappled light

 

two whippets in maroon and grey winter jackets on a forest trail by the flowing burn

We wish you all a very happy Monday and a wonderful new week!

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge #24: Seasonal

Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #63: The Quest for a New Masterpiece – Winter

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Halcyon

 

Haiku: Divine Exchange

 

two whippets walking on a forest trail beside a flowing burn in Autumn

 

earth and leaves
in all the colours we see
a Divine exchange

© Xenia Tran

 

a blue whippet in a purple harness and a pink and black collar standing on a forest trail

 

a smiling blue whippet in a purple harness striding through the forest

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/80 s, ISO 100, f/2.8, 1/60 s, ISO 100 and f/2.8, 1/320 s, ISO 160.

 

Carpe Diem’s Autumn Retreat 2018: Love Eternally

 

Haiku: A Glimpse of Gold

 

two whippets on a forest trail

 

walking the trail
beside fallen trees, moss
a glimpse of gold

© Xenia Tran

 

forest with fallen trees, moss, and first autumn golds

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/3.5, 1/320 s, ISO 100 and f/3.5, 1/125 s, ISO 100.

 

Frank J Tassone’s Weekly Haikai Challenge #47: Autumn-near (aki chikashi)

Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Moments

 

Wordless Wednesday: Forest Breathing

 

blue whippet running down a forest trail

 

black whippet walking through tall grass on forest trail

 

aspen trees on a hill in the sun with a blue sky

The forests are calling. We are taking a short break from blogging and will be back next week.

Wishing you all a very happy Wednesday and a wonderful rest of the week!

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/1000 s, ISO 100, f/2.8, 1/2000 s, ISO 100 and f/4, 1/400 s, ISO 100.

 

Wordless Wednesday

Rag Tag Daily Prompt #76: Freedom