The perfect photograph: Three Line Tales

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photo prompt © Vek Labs via Unsplash

Photography can be dangerous. Like now. Lying on my tummy in the middle of the road to take that arrow, dash, square using zoom, aperture priority and a low F setting. It’s dangerous. You have to know there isn’t a bus about to…………

Thank you to Sonya for hosting 3 Line Tales

About Irene Waters 19 Writer Memoirist

I began my working career as a reluctant potato peeler whilst waiting to commence my training as a student nurse. On completion I worked mainly in intensive care/coronary care; finishing my hospital career as clinical nurse educator in intensive care. A life changing period as a resort owner/manager on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu was followed by recovery time as a farmer at Bucca Wauka. Having discovered I was no farmer and vowing never again to own an animal bigger than myself I took on the Barrington General Store. Here we also ran a five star restaurant. Working the shop of a day 7am - 6pm followed by the restaurant until late was surprisingly more stressful than Tanna. On the sale we decided to retire and renovate our house with the help of a builder friend. Now believing we knew everything about building we set to constructing our own house. Just finished a coal mine decided to set up in our backyard. Definitely time to retire we moved to Queensland. I had been writing a manuscript for some time. In the desire to complete this I enrolled in a post grad certificate in creative Industries which I completed 2013. I followed this by doing a Master of Arts by research graduating in 2017. Now I live to write and write to live.
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5 Responses to The perfect photograph: Three Line Tales

  1. Damn. I have enjoyed your phine photography, but that last one might have been the end of the line…

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  2. Now that’s a truly committed photographer or what

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  3. Lynn Love says:

    Oh, no! A tragic end for your intrepid photographer! Good take on the prompt, Irene

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