Category Archives: photos

Twelfth month in Warsaw: 8th February – 8th March

This is the last post on my 12monthsinwarsaw blog. I’ll be returning to my Potato Point blog, snippetsandsnaps, when I finally manage to reassemble myself in Australia. Please join me in my other life in a week or so. How … Continue reading

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Paula’s Sunday Black and white challenge is opportune, as I straddle two hemispheres. This time next week Poland will be the other side of the world, and Potato Point will be home again. The first photo was taken on a … Continue reading

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Ice and buddings

For Pete Most lives are ice and buddings, but some are frozen deep, and ice vetoes the fragile buds.    

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Miscellany 10

This gallery contains 12 photos.

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Family: black and white and colour

It’s been a family month: a granddaughter and a son (her uncle) both decided independently to come to Poland and they were here simultaneously. And then of course there are Maja and Jaś, the reason why we’re all here at … Continue reading

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Eleventh month in Warsaw: 1st January – 7th February

Return to Potato Point is horrifyingly close. It’s hard to believe I’m launching (have launched, since this post is running late) into the last of my twelve months in Warsaw. It’s been a cold month, although I was bed-bound for … Continue reading

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Encore …

… but not just from me! After the comments on my Playing around post I asked people to fiddle with my original photo to see what else could happen to it. Here’s the original as a reminder. Gilly, who recommended … Continue reading

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To the mountains

We head off for a week in Zakopane: my daughter, Maja and Jaś, my son and my granddaughter. We catch the midnight train. Waiting on Warsaw station: 11 pm Our Zakopane house … Not the whole house: it contains four … Continue reading

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Miscellanea 9

This was posted in haste when I realised I had less than 1GB storage on my iPad, and embarked on a frantic deletion program before trips to Kraków and Zakopane.

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The Jewish cemetery under snow

My granddaughter enjoys visiting cemeteries, so we return to the Jewish cemetery in the afternoon of a sunny day. I tend not to do much in the afternoon, and I realise what I’m missing as the 2 pm light slants … Continue reading

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