Snippets, snaps and family stories from the past
Saturday, 12 August 2017
Gazing into space and time: who were these people?
Our Sepia Saturday prompt this week is a cabinet portrait or carte de visite, in which the gentleman is adopting a pose that was quite ...
Thursday, 3 August 2017
Down on the farm
I've posted about sheep and goats here and here in earlier blogs, but I still have a few more farm animal photographs to ...
Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Underneath the Arches
This week's prompt shows the Taft Bridge in Washington DC. I've been to Washington a couple of times and could well have driven...
Thursday, 20 July 2017
With the Wind in their Sails
The prompt photo appears to show a family watching a movie while on board. I immediately thought of my sister Louisa and her then hu...
Friday, 7 July 2017
Water play down the decades
, Somehow I can't seem to take the gentleman in the Sepia Saturday prompt image for this week seriously. It might be because of...
Saturday, 24 June 2017
"I live in a taraban"
Each year in the 1960s over the Christmas summer holidays my parents packed the family tent and set off to drive from Canberra down t...
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