AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
I love a sunburnt country / A land of sweeping plains / Of ragged mountain ranges / Of droughts and flooding rains / I love her far horizons / I love her jewel-sea / Her beauty and her terror / The wide brown land for me / ~ Dorothea Mackellar (1885-1968)


Sunday, April 15, 2012

Playground Shadows

This children's playground at Flinders overlooks Westernport Bay.

Like snakes and ladders
A game of shadow and light

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Sylvia K said...

Love your playground shadows for the day, Gemma! The perfect words as always! Hope you're enjoying your weekend!


BLOGitse said...

Pls fix the display problem - otherwise we can't play the game!

Ralph said...

Wow, a parent had quite the quandary: watch the children at play or be hypnotized by the sight of the azure waters on the bay. A fun choice of views!


colleen said...

It's like a whole world of play in the underground.

Kelly said...

Great verse to verbally illustrate this fun shot. :)

Leovi said...

Yeah, I love this beautiful and delicious composition of light and shadow. Greetings.

Cassie said...

Playgrounds without children make me sad. :>( My pooches always want to go in that area of the park, but I save the children from licks and getting knocked down by overly loving 4-leggeds! Happy SSS2 to you Miss Gemma.

Lesley said...

I can see myself as a child hopping and skipping around those shadows instead of climbing the equipment!

Unknown said...

That looks like a delightful place to be. I love playground shadows!

Anonymous said...

Ahhhh yes... imagination!

Angie said...

Love this shot & words.Perfect.

Lighthousegal said...

Wonderful shadows. I would love to sit outside while the kids played with that view in the background. Great Photo.
Happy Sunday!

BLOGitse said...

These shadows are playing their own game...Happy Sunday!

Catherine said...

delightful shot...great patterns on the ground

CanadianGardenJoy said...

Gemma this is a beautiful photograph!
It reminds me of my wonderful times by the sea .. the playground shadows are happy and alive in such a setting. Thanks for prompting my memories of my time by my sea : )

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

A playground with no children? How can that be? Amazing!

“More Dead Than Alive”

The Summer Kitchen Girls said...

Fun Shadows this morning Gemma! I find that my eye wants to run up and down those ladder shadows just like a child would on the real thing! Happy SSS2!!

robin. said...

i want to play!!!

Carletta said...

This makes me smile!
I can just see my granddaughters stomping on those shadows. :)

Chubskulit Rose said...

Such playful shadows!

Unknown said...

Nice play ground, i wish was a kid.
Great imaginations always work.
Super cool Flinders Ranges National Park



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