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

 

Tuesday Photo Challenge: Toys

 

black whippet standing on the beach with a green ball in his mouth

 

airborne
the thrill of catching balls
a dog’s delight

© Xenia Tran

 

black whippet leaping across the sands with a green ball in his mouth

 

a blue whippet running on the beach with a pink ball

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/5, 1/640 s, ISO 100, f/5, 1/125 s, ISO 100 and f/3.5, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

Dutch Goes the Photo Tuesday Photo Challenge: Toys

Rag Tag Daily Prompt #75: Blue

 

Tanka: The Dance of Friendship

 

two whippets running onto the beach from the dunes

 

linked lives
a moon’s blessing
spurs the dance
on four legs and on two
the light is always new

© Xenia Tran

 

a blue whippet leaping ahead of a black whippet across the tidal sands

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: Canon Powershot SX60 HS, Settings: f/5.6, 1/1000 s, ISO 100.

 

Carpe Diem Summer Retreat 2018: Finding the Way

Sunday Stills: You’ve Got a Friend

 

Tanka: Creating Memories

 

blue whippet in a purple harness standing alert in the grass beside a woodland trail

 

exploring
one path after another
the wolf within
mindful of the living trees
the fallen resting in grass

© Xenia Tran

 

blue whippet in a purple harness walking down a woodland trail

 

blue whippet in a purple harness walking down a woodland trail

The fallen trees are left here and provide a home for micro-organisms and the rare aspen hoverfly.

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Carpe Diem #1485: Creating Memories

Carpe Diem Summer Retreat 2018: Finding the Way

 

Tuesday Photo Challenge: Field

 

black whippet looking curious at something to his left in the distance on a woodland trail

 

waiting here
in this field of flowers
your smile

© Xenia Tran

 

a black whippet and blue whippet walking towards each other on a path through a field of flowers

 

 

blue whippet walking through a clearing in the forest filled with purple and yellow wildflowers

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/800 s, ISO 100 and f/2.8, 1/640 s, ISO 100.

 

Dutch Goes the Photo Tuesday Photo Challenge: Field

Carpe Diem Summer Retreat 2018: Finding the Way

 

Haiku: Buck Moon

 

two whippets playing with a green and black ball on the beach

 

dogs run the beach
plucking balls from the sky
before the buck moon

© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets playing with a green and black ball on the beach

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

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

 

Carpe Diem Summer Retreat 2018: Finding the Way

 

Wordless Wednesday: Wildflower Journey

 

two whippets on a forest trail with wildflowers

 

a blue whippet and a black whippet on a forest trail with wildflowers

 

two whippets on a forest trail with wildflowers

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 100.

 

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge Week 3: Colors, Purple, Wood

Wordless Wednesday

Rag Tag Daily Prompt #55: Travel