Tanka: Sharing our Horizon

 

blue whippet walking through a tidal pool with a pink ball

 

blue sky
can see herself in water
what a blessing
we see both on either side
sharing our horizon

© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets by a tidal lagoon on the beach at low tide

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

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

 

Carpe Diem Spring Retreat 2018: The Light of the World

Daily Prompt: Parallel

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Prolific

 

Weekly Photo Challenge: Prolific Explorers

 

blue whippet walking in the sea at low tide

 

black whippet running across the beach with a green ball

 

blue whippet striding through the sea 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/2.8, 1/2000 s, ISO 100 and f/4.5, 1/800 s, ISO 100.

 

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Prolific

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Free and Easy

Wordless Wednesday

 

Haiku: Butterfly Spring

 

blue whippet chasing a pink ball on the beach

 

butterfly spring
the joy of dance lessons
with the sun

© Xenia Tran

 

black whippet leaping across the beach with a yellow ball

 

blue whippet running through tidal pool 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/3.2, 1/1250 s, ISO 100 and f/3.2, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

Carpe Diem Spring Retreat 2018: The Light of the World

Ronovan’s Weekly Haiku Challenge #197: Fun & Sun

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Awakening

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Free and Easy

 

Haiku: Through Mist

 

blue whippet chasing a pink ball on the beach in morning mist

 

through mist
on the silver dog
a warm smile

© Xenia Tran

 

blue whippet appearing from the mist on the beach with a pink ball

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/3.5, 1/1250 s, ISO 100 and f/2.8, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

Carpe Diem Spring Retreat 2018: The Light of the World

Frank J Tassone’s Weekly Haikai Challenge #29: Warm

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Awakening

Daily Prompt: Glimmer

 

Haiku: Stars on the Horizon

 

candy floss clouds over beach and tidal pools with people and dogs walking

 

shy at first
before the sweetness
new blossoms

© Xenia Tran

 

candy floss clouds over beach and tidal pools with people and dogs walking

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photograps by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

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

 

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Awakening

Ronovan’s Weekly Haiku Challenge #196: Shy & Sweet

Daily Prompt: Luminescent

 

Weekly Photo Challenge: Awakening

 

blue whippet splashing in water on tidal sand with a pink ball

 

black whippet running with a yellow ball on tidal sands

 

shingle, sand, breakwater and tidal pools under low hanging cloud

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/3.2, 1/1000 s, ISO 100, f/3.2, 1/1250 s, ISO 100 and f/8, 1/320 s, ISO 100.

 

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Awakening

Wordless Wednesday

 

Haiku: First Blossoms

 

black whippet running on the beach with a yellow ball

 

sweet joy
when sun’s warmth opens the self
first blossoms

© Xenia Tran

 

 

smiling blue whippet running on the beach with a pink ball

 

Happy Monday everyone, we wish you all an amazing new week!

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/1600 s, ISO 100 and f/2.8, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

Frank J Tassone’s Weekly Haikai Challenge #28: First Blossoms

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Smile