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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 28th June, 2013)

Play time

Play time
Haigh Country Park.

Photo: Ron Dawber  (Canon powershot G9)
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Comment by: Lizzie down under on 28th June 2013 at 06:37

These lovely rhododendrons.....remember sheltering under a tree of them like that one Ron when we were walking through the park and it started to rain....thank you for the memories Ron.....cheers!!!

Comment by: Colin Harlow on 28th June 2013 at 08:11

A great place to be in the summer months. Lovely well done Ron.

Comment by: snapper on 28th June 2013 at 08:16

Camera + kids playground...!!!
careful Ron

Comment by: Ron D on 28th June 2013 at 10:17

Snapper. Evil unto him that evil thinks.Was on my cap badge,but in Latin.

Comment by: Garry on 28th June 2013 at 10:45

Now lets not be silly snapper!

Comment by: Janice on 28th June 2013 at 18:08

Re yesterday - do not remember seeing any Cow Parsley Ernest but didn't walk too far as it had started raining! Had alook at Oy's shot. He is a super photographer. This is a very nice photo Ron. It is a pity that we geta bit paranoid about images with children in them! Unfortunately we do have to be so careful because that is the way the world is today. A very sad state of affairs. Parents are not always aware either of the implications, therefore I always ask before taking a shot with a child in it who could be recognised.

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 28th June 2013 at 20:13

Isnt it awful when we cannot take phot`s of children out enjoying themselves with parents or not.It relly saddens me.

Comment by: John Morris on 28th June 2013 at 23:27

Ref. taking photos of children. You can take a photograph of anyone in a public place including children. What you must not do is misrepresent what they are doing, i.e. if they are simply enjoying themselves you can not say they are causing vandalism. If I take a close up I always ask but it is not required by law, it is just common courtesy.

Comment by: John H on 30th June 2013 at 21:09

I agree with Jean F, it is so sad that you have to be so carful these days. That photo would be such happy memory for that kid one day. That's the beauty of photography. A photo taken today is a memory for eternity. Nice shot Ron

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