Tanka: Young at Heart

a black whippet running on a narrow trail through heather

ah the joy
of feeling young again
the scent of heather
from this life to afterlife
in the heavy air

© Xenia Tran

a black whippet running on a narrow trail through heather

Wishing you all a very happy Thursday 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 – 1/320 s – ISO 100 and f/2.8 – 1/1000 s – ISO 100.

Cee’s On the Hunt for Joy Challenge: Rediscover Your Childhood Joys

Twiglet #187: Heavy Air

Your Daily Word Prompt: Intrepid

Wordless Wednesday: Breath of Life

a blue and white whippet running on an overgrown forest trail
a smililng blue and white whippet running on an overgrown forest trail

Wishing you all a wonderful Wednesday,

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 – 1/640 s – ISO 100 and f/2.8 – 1/320 s – ISO 100.

Wordless Wednesday

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Breath

Word of the Day Challenge: Sight

Wordless Wednesday: Weaving The Way

a black whippet galloping away on a narrow forest trail
a smiling black whippet between tall grass and heather

Wishing you all a wonderful Wednesday,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

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

Wordless Wednesday

Cee’s On The Hunt for Joy Challenge: Dance it Out

Word of the Day Prompt: Grace

Wordless Wednesday: Windows of the Soul

Cairngorms National Park

a black whippet on a mountain looking back at the camera
close up portrait of a black whippet with grey flecks of fur

Wishing you all a wonderful Wednesday,

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 160, f/2.8 – 1/125 s – ISO 100 and f/2.8 – 1/60 s – ISO 125.

Wordless Wednesday

Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge #79: A Window with a View

Haiku: Seasons Turning

Cairngorms National Park

a blue and white whippet running between heather and pine

a few steps
between heather and gold
seasons turning

© Xenia Tran

blooming heather in the foreground beside a pine forest

Wishing you all a beautiful Tuesday,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8 – 1/640 s – ISO 160, f/2.8 – 1/500 s – ISO 160 and f/4 – 1/640 s – ISO 160.

Dutch Goes the Photo Tuesday Photo Challenge: Fall

Twiglet #142: with few steps

Your Daily Word Prompt: Sincere

Tanka: Purple Splendour

two whippets on a mountain trail with abundant heather in bloom

shining bright
the scent of heather
every flower
unique in the light
the way we all can be

© Xenia Tran

blue whippet in purple harness on top of a hill surrounded by blooming heather

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

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/4.5, 1/800 s, ISO 160 and f/4.5, 1/640 s, ISO 100.

Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge #11: Small is Beautiful

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Copious

Wordless Wednesday: September Flowers

 

blue whippet in purple harness beside heather in bloom

 

black whippet in a black harness beside a wooden bridge and heather in bloom

 

close up shot of scabiosa flower with purple heather in the background

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/320 s, ISO 100, f/4, 1/320 s, ISO 100 and f/4, 1/400 s, ISO 200.

 

Wordless Wednesday

 

Haiku: Gleann Einich

Cairngorms National Park

 

two whippets playing among heather in the mountains

 

lit by the sun
the suppleness of heather
wraps around the hills

© Xenia Tran

 

Gleann Einich clad in purple heather

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/4.5, 1/800 s, ISO 160 and f/4.5, 1/1000 s, ISO 160.

 

Wordless Wednesday: Heather Horizons

Cairngorms National Park

 

two whippets walking through heather-clad hills

 

two whippets standing on a heather-clad hill

 

purple heather in bloom covering the hillsides

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Canon Powershot SX60 HS, Settings: f/3.4, 1/1000 s, ISO 200, f/4, 1/1000 s, ISO 200 and f/4.5, 1/1000 s, ISO 200.

 

Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge #8: Colorful

Wordless Wednesday

 

Weekly Photo Challenge: Corner

 

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black whippet running through heather in forest

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, setting: Action, 1/800 s.

 

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Corner

Wordless Wednesday