Ben Huberman at:

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/textures/

says: Photography is a primarily visual medium, but we can experience it with more than one sense. This week, focus on the tactile element of the objects you shoot, whether it’s one distinct quality — softness, smoothness, graininess, or any other texture you find interesting — or a combination of several within one frame.

Raffled rope

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Textured buildings

Rhino horn texture

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26 responses to “Textures: The daily Post Photo Challenge”

  1. milliethom Avatar

    Great photos for this challenge. You chose some interesting textures and colours, as well as designs. I never knew rhino horn looked like that close-up! Thank you for sharing that.

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    1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

      Thank you! It is a tree trunk with thorns like rhino horns on it. It is the trunk of a Kapok-boom in SA

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  2. Abrie Joubert Avatar

    Dankie ons het daardie boom in Hazyview gesien en ek het gewonder wat word dit genoem. Ek sal ‘n blog oor daardie uitrafelende tou kan skryf!

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    1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

      Daar is heelwat Kapokbome in en om Potgietersrus. Hul is meestal eerste om te begin blom sodra winter pad gegee het. Daardie tou het juis my aandag getrek omdat dit n stokou boot vasgehou het aan die kaai. Boot was nog in werkende toestand maar baie verweerd. Die tou kan beslis n verhaal vertel oor hoekom hylyk soos hy lyk.

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  4. rondomtaliedraai Avatar

    Ek hou veral van die tou. Ons het dieselfde soort boom!

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    1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

      Ha ha, dit is dieselfde boom! Nog n SA Potgietersrus een!

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      1. rondomtaliedraai Avatar

        Dis dieselfde soort maar ek het die een by Lizelle afgeneem

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        1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

          Dis n kapokboom wat nie hier voorkom nie

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  6. HesterLeyNel Avatar

    Great captures Ineke

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  7. travel460 Avatar

    Baie goeie fotos by die onderwerp!

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  8. Forestwoodfolk Avatar

    Great textures, Ineke. It is amazing what we miss in our rush to get to work each and every day.

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    1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

      Thanks. I find as soon as I have my camera in my hand the world opens up more! I am doing before and after school care just one street up from the tea garden we had our cup of tea and scone, Every morning and evening I enjoy the scene. River, hills, sky with clouds! Just awesome

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      1. Forestwoodfolk Avatar

        Oh that is so lovely, Ineke. I didn’t realise your workplace was in such an idyllic location. Do you still quilt?

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        1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

          I enjoy every moment of it. My sewing machine is not in a working state anymore. I still need to finish off my last quilt. I borrowed my daughter in law’s machine but still have not completed it because the last holiday was only 2 weeks- no machine work was done. Maybe in December! During the term, I’m usually not in the mood or there isn’t time to sit down and do it( at my age my body tells me that I don’t have that much energy anymore)

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          1. Forestwoodfolk Avatar

            Life sounds very busy!!

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            1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

              You’re telling me! Never a dull moment. I went to the swimming pool this morning to watch Little Bea having her swimming session.(8 o’clock on a Saturday morning!)

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              1. Forestwoodfolk Avatar

                It must be heated!!!!! And they sure start them swimming early now. Lots of fun for them and for you watching as well!

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                1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

                  The pools are heated. I thought half an hour is a bit long. She was cold and crying at the end when she got out of the water. It went well. I’m going to put some photos in a post

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                  1. Forestwoodfolk Avatar

                    She is still very young and a shorter lesson might be good until the weather warms up.

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                    1. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

                      I know, but who am I to know anything, ha ha. A Dad isn’t a mum too. He just opens her up takes her swim suit of without covering her. I covered her with the towel and she felt better.

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                    2. Forestwoodfolk Avatar

                      Dads – That the way they are but the kids all survive anyways!

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                    3. scrapydo2.wordpress.com Avatar

                      That’s what I also say

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