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mom – it’s orange #128

Sunday, February 15th, 2015

 

Greetings from Sydney, Australia!

 

MoM #128_1 by BLOGitse

 

 

I remembered to edit my picture – this is the first version…

 

…second

 

MoM #128_2 by BLOGitse

 

 

and finally the original

 

MoM #128 by BLOGitse

 

 

I showed last week details of this picture here.

 

 

Have a good week!

 

 

Let’s see how much blogging time I will have,

but I promise to visit all those bloggers

who leave me a comment and

have name/url option to leave a comment!

 

 

weekend 7

Friday, February 13th, 2015

 

When you read this

I’m on my way far, far away from Finland….

 

But first a watercolor painting from my sketchbook for

 

Paint Party Friday

 

fat face profile by BLOGitse

 

 

I was watching tv – one politician looked like this! :)

 

 

fat face, watercolor by BLOGitse

 

 

 

Geometric Friday #18

 

 

Oh, no, snow! :)

 

 

snow pattern Helsinki 11.1.2015 by BLOGitse

 

Helsinki 11.1.2015

 

 

I’m sure you know where we’re going for a holiday…..

 

Sydney - here we come again by BLOGitse

 

These pictures were taken when we last time visited here, in 2011.

 

Sydney waiting by  BLOGitse

 

 

Let’s see how much blogging time I will have,

but I promise to visit all those bloggers

who leave me a comment and

have name/url option to leave a comment!

 

Have a relaxing weekend!

holiday break

Monday, December 8th, 2014

 

Greetings from sunny

Málaga, España!

 

 

December 2014 Málaga, España by BLOGitse

 

 

I’ll have a blogging break now,

 

I’ll be back at the end of week 51.

 

Hasta la próxima vez,

 

nos vemos….

 

 

blogging break

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

 

 

It’s time to enjoy summer freedom! :)

We’re going to a birthday party and traveling in Finland.

I’ll take my camera with me,
you’ll see a lot of summery Finnish images when I’m back (end of July)…

 

blogging break by BLOGitse

 

 

 

 

Málaga blue

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

 

weekend #24/2013 photos

 

 

Hi everyone!

 

I’m back in Helsinki, Finland but photos are still from Málaga!

The renovation is almost done

but a LOT of cleaning and organizing still to do…

for weeks! sigh!

 

On Sunday my son with his family arrive from Australia for a couple of

weeks holiday, can’t wait!

 

 

How are you? busy, busy, busy or sunbathing?

 

 

 

 

BLOGitse in Malaga, Spain_1

 

 

BLOGitse in Malaga, Spain_2

 

 

BLOGitse in Malaga, Spain_3

 let’s go to the other side of the hill…

 

BLOGitse in Malaga, Spain_4

 ooh, what a tunnel shadow :)

 

BLOGitse in Malaga, Spain_5

 a cloudy day but not rainy

 

BLOGitse in Malaga, Spain_6

 Plaza de la Merced – right hand side where the blue tree is…

That’s where Picasso is sitting and tourists take photos with him :)

 

 

 

Shadow Shot Sunday2

 

 

Sundays In My City

 

 

Have a relaxing weekend!

 

 

 

paseo maritimo Málaga, España

Saturday, May 25th, 2013

 

 

Finally we got beautiful weather here!

 

It was cool and cloudy in Málaga but now it feels like – SUMMER!

 

So, it’s time to have a holiday break -

I’ll be back at the weekend #24/2013.

 

 

All these pics I took at the harbor, paseo maritimo de Málaga….

 

 

paseo maritimo Málaga, España #1 by BLOGitse

 

 

paseo maritimo Málaga, España #2 by BLOGitse

 

 

paseo maritimo Málaga, España #3 by BLOGitse

 

 

paseo maritimo Málaga, España #4 by BLOGitse

 

 

 

Shadow Shot Sunday2

 

 

Sundays In My City

 

 

See you again in mid-June!

 

 

1215th post

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

 

makroviikko/macro week challenge #85

 

teema / theme:

 

joulukoriste // xmas ornament

 

 

Vastaukseni / here’s my entry:

macro #85 'xmas ornament' by BLOGitse

 

 Stressitöntä loppuvuotta kaikille!

Blogini jää talvilomalle – palaan tammikuun lopussa silmäoperaation jälkeen.

Makroillaan taas vuonna 2013 :)

 

 

Happy Holidays by BLOGitse

 

Other entries:

 

Shadow Shot Sunday2

 

 

Sundays In My City

 

 

 

 

This is my 1.215th post and the last one THIS year.
I’ll be back at the end of January 2013 after my eye operation

(no need for reading glasses after that).

 

Season’s Greetings

 

to all my readers

 

all around the globe!

 

soul food

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

 

week #50 photos

 

 

 

makroviikko/macro week challenge #84

 

teema / theme:

 

3 x 12

 

 

Vastaukseni / here’s my entry:

 

macro #84 '3 x 12' by BLOGitse

 

Ei ihan makro mutta hyväksyttäneen…

 

 

Other entries:

 

Shadow Shot Sunday2

 

 

Sundays In My City

 

 

 

I visited CAC Málaga * Centro de Arte Contemporáneo

on the last day they had Vik Muniz‘s art there…

It was a very inspiring exhibition!

 

 

let's go to CAC Málaga by BLOGitse

You find CAC Málaga in Calle Alemania

 

 

CAC Málaga  Centro de Arte Contemporáneo by BLOGitse

 

“Vicente José de Oliveira Muniz, known as Vik Muniz born 1961,

São Paulo, Brazil, is a visual artist living in New York City and Rio de Janeiro.
Muniz specializes in remaking famous artworks with materials other than paint, and then photographing them.”

 

 

Vik Muniz, Double Mona Lisa, 1999 shot by BLOGitse

Double Mona Lisa made of peanut butter and jelly, 1999

 

 

Vik Muniz, Double Mona Lisa, 1999 info by BLOGitse

 

 

Vik Muniz WWW world map, 2008 by BLOGitse

 

 

and here’s a detail of that huge work…

 

detail of Vik Muniz WWW world map, 2008 by BLOGitse

Got the idea what the work is about…

 

 

2 floor scrapers after Gustave Caillebotte by Vik Muniz 2011 shot by BLOGitse

 

 

Now two detail first – of ripped magazines…

 

1 floor scrapers after Gustave Caillebotte by Vik Muniz 2011 shot by BLOGitse

 

 

floor scrapers after Gustave Caillebotte by Vik Muniz 2011 shot by BLOGitse

 

 

If you google Gustave Caillebotte you’ll find the model for this work…

 

 

Richter's Betty and Vik Muniz After Gerhard Richter, 2001 shot by BLOGitse

I recognized original Richter’s work which I saw in Berlin….

Muniz’s work is done of those pieces of paper…

 

Hay dos maneras de vivir su vida: una como si nada es un milagro,

la otra es como si todo es un milagro.

 

Albert Einstein

 

 

life is good

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

 

week #49 photos

 

 

What do you think this is?

 

Correct answer at the end of the post…

 

 what's this by BLOGitse

 

 

makroviikko/macro week challenge #83

 

 

teema / theme:

 

sinivalkoinen // blue-and-white

 

 

Vastaukseni / here’s my entry:

 

macro #83 'blue-and-white' by BLOGitse

 

Finland’s Independence Day is a national public holiday held on

6 December to celebrate Finland’s declaration of independence

from the Russian Empire.

 

Want to read more, go to wikipedia

 

 

Mukavaa itsenäisyyspäivää kaikille!

 

 

 

Other entries:

 

Shadow Shot Sunday2

 

 

Sundays In My City

 

 

sea, waiting by BLOGitse

 

I couldn’t swim there even if looks nice – sunny but chilly!

 

 

it's autumn in Malaga too by BLOGitse

 

For me it’s still autumn here in Málaga, not as cold as in Finland but not summer warm either…

When the sun is smiling it’s really nice and warm – if the wind is not too hard…

 

 

my future home by BLOGitse

 

My future home. You are all welcome for a (short) visit! :)

 

 

And now the answer picture…

 

sun umbrellas having a winter break by BLOGitse

 

Beach umbrellas having a winter break…

 

 

He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.

Both quotes by Victor Hugo

 

 

as seen from above…

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

 

‘If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others:

read a lot and write a lot.

There’s no way around these two things that I’m aware of, no shortcut.’

 

Stephen King

 

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week #48 photos

 

 

makroviikko/macro week challenge #82

 

 

teema / theme:

 

muru // a crumb

 

 

Vastaukseni / here’s my entry:

 

macro #82 'a crumb' by BLOGitse

 

Täysjyväleivän murunen opiskelee espanjaa :)

 

A crumb studying Spanish :)

 

 

Other entries:

 

Shadow Shot Sunday2

 

 

Sundays In My City

 

 

1_plaza de toros Málaga, España by BLOGitse

My previous post of ‘plaza de toros Málaga’ is here.

 

2_plaza de toros Málaga, España by BLOGitse

 

 

3_plaza de toros Málaga, España by BLOGitse

 

 

4_plaza de toros Málaga, España by BLOGitse

 

 

What a rocking lady she is – have a look!

 

¡Hasta la proxima vez!

 

 

 

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