cce’s fun foto challenge – summer scenes

“If a picture is good, it tells many different stories.” Josef Koudelka This gallery is all about our Swedish summer at it’s best! “Every summer there are a number of nights, not many, but a number, when everything is perfect. … Continue reading

cce’s fun foto challenge – winter scenes

“In photography, you’ve got to be quick, quick, quick, quick. Like an animal and a prey.” Henri Cartier-Bresson The winter 2010-11 was a really serious winter here in the South of Sweden … and also 2012-13 was cold but after … Continue reading

tuesday photo challenge – peace

Frank, what a fantastic topic this week – PEACE!!!! Why is it so hard … and why haven’t we learned????!!! For this challenge is there only one way for me to go … and it’s so fantastic that Swedish art … Continue reading

tuesday photo challenge – fantasy

Fantasy???!!!  “Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding it.” Lloyd Alexander As a child, I had a very lively imagination. I was very lonely as a child and I always made up fantasy stories … … Continue reading

a photo a week – sun & water

“Let’s go somewhere the sun kisses the ocean” Unknown I don’t have to go fare … only 15 min walk from home. It’s all on my doorsteps. The whole of my adult life has I lived where the ocean has … Continue reading

lens-artists photo challenge #64: countryside

Amy, the countryside in my county Skåne (Scania) is very open … it’s a farmer county. Here we grow apples, grapes, sugar beets, leek, strawberries, onion, flax, potatoes, salix, corn, gains, pees, and of course rapeseed. We have about 7999 … Continue reading

a photo a week challenge; traditions

They say that if you are a true globetrotter is this one of the world festivals that you shouldn’t miss – up there with Rio, Madi Gras and the Carnival of Venice. Sweden’s Midsummer (‘Midsommar’ in Swedish) is the quintessential … Continue reading

my music moods (proud to be …)

…. a Swede in many ways, my heart is truly blue and yellow … our little country has in many ways made the difference to the world; lighthouse beacon flashing light, the dynamite, Skype, the pacemaker, the blowtorch, Volvo, multi-row … Continue reading