Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Photo Challenge — Reflect This - Day Three and Ruby Tuesday


hosted by Mary The Teach **


And...
Reflect this is hosted by Quilly - this week only, until 8/23!

I wanted a combined entry and this is what I got... after struggling with a red ruby tea light in the pool and checking the position of the sun to see if I could get my own reflection on the water... It isn't easy to get the wanted snapshot at all!! Here is my make-up mirror, contributing with a reflection for the cause...

For those of you wondering about yesterday's reflection: it was my son taking a shot of myself but it was him reflected on my goggles...you can see my red scarf too, now that I think of it, I could have had a re-run today and a quiet Monday afternoon!!

Award time: the wonderful June from Spatter honored me with the following award.


Thank you very, very much, June!! She is a brilliant blogger herself, she has a fantastic blog and is a wonderful photographer. I never follow the tagging rules because it is so hard to select just a few bloggers. But...since it is the third Brillante Weblog I receive, I think everybody in my google- reader list should get one...!! Happy Tuesday!

17 comments:

  1. Two for one - aren't you clever!
    This is a lovely shot!

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  2. Boo Hoo! You did what I wanted and couldn't find a 2-for-1. Great job!!!

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  3. Just been checking your reflections - love them all, but the colours really stand out on this one.

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  4. A two-fer! Well done! You're very welcome re the award...surprised but not really to hear you've gotten this one twice before. Totally understand about the tagging part...

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  5. Oh you know you wouldn't have missed out on the FUN and the challenge of trying to get that desired shot! LOL! This one is beautiful though!

    Congrats on the award! :)

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  6. Congratulations on the award. Didn't I give you one a few weeks ago??? Anyway. Love the picture too!

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  7. Very nice ! Two in one, just like "Wash & Go" !
    Mr. Gattino will be green of jalousy when I tell him that Mr. Mar will attend the Formula 1 LIFE !!! That's the only sport he watches on television and NOBODY (not even cat Arthur) is allowed to make a noise !!

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  8. That's a beautiful reflection and it looks like it would be a hard one to get right. You did a great job. Congratulations on the well deserved award.

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  9. that's a clever and beautiful shot!

    congrats on the award.

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  10. Very cool shot. I LOVE your reflection shot from yesterday too.

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  11. Mar, that's a brillant RED Ruby Reflection shot! Congrats on the award too! Happy Ruby Tuesday! :)

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  12. I love all you went thru attempting to get the perfect shot! I do that all the time and often get frustrated lol

    this candle/reflection shot is beautiful.

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  13. very pretty! I may have to steal your idea!

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  14. Mar, you never stop surprising me.
    The diversity of what you present on your blog is eminent.
    It's allways some surprises, good stories, new places, new facts,excellent photos and a good life.

    btw. I could not believe it: La Crosse and St Olaf College. I'll post about the college later this month.

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  15. This is a fabulous photo! I love the red candle reflected in the mirror. Great 2For post, haha. I just looked back at your other Reflection posts... they are incredible. REALLY well done!!


    Alice at I Was Born2Cree8
    Or Reflections on Ruby Tuesday


    Reba @ Reba’s Run
    or this dog’s Ruby Tuesday

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  16. Reflection perfection! This is wonderful!

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