They shoot horses; don’t they, ….. those photographers?

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Early Morning Chill

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ZZ Top

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‘Die Wandelpad’ revisited

Recently I submitted a picture of the park through which the 3 km long village hiking trail (‘Die Wandelpad’) meanders. This morning I processed this picture again in photoshop and the result is different but I’m not sure which version I prefer…   And this it the original one:  

Having a Summer nap

Looks insignificant on first sight especially during its present Summer dormancy but this Tylecodon specie from Southern Africa is in all its petty details a gem.

Showing off some teeth

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Sunset pollination

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Taking care for offspring

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Impression of a day in the vineyard

Last week I submitted 3 posts about the grape harvest, the grape processing and, the most interesting part, the wine tasting. All pictures were shot at Springfontein Winery in our village Stanford, South Africa. The vineyards are located in a unique setting between lagoon and ocean. The terroir is sandy with lime scales (if we …

Useless

Nobody in our neighborhood has nowadays a landline. Telkom, the South African telecommunications monopolist, has overpriced itself (rates are about the highest in the world). The few houses nearby with a wired Telkom connection don’t have a telephone anymore. The neighbors use their mobiles and some of them, like us, also Skype. An international telephone …