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vivionm last won the day on 28 December 2018

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About vivionm

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  • Birthday 1 January

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    Vivion Mulcahy
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    Politics; social policy; aircraft with propellors; good food; good wine; history; cars fast and slow; cycling, photography
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    Zeiss Ikon
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  1. vivionm

    Big Bash

    I like them all. Cricket: Two people play, the others mostly just stand around wait for the ball to come their way. Everything stops for afternoon tea.
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    A bit of a fire yesterday

    Alan, I am so glad that you are safe.
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    Meet Walter

    Cam belt replacement is important. If a worn or slack belt skips a cog the valves could hit the pistons and destroy the engine.
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    Meet Walter

    Sorry. I was relying on the image. Obviously, the Mark One Eyeball is better.
  5. vivionm

    Meet Walter

    Not much tread depth on the front tyres...
  6. vivionm

    Welcome To 2019!

    I try to be positive. The new year, for me, is full of possibility and potential. No location is perfect, but I strongly believe in the old adage "Bloom where you're planted".
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    Christmas Gifts

    I have five screens in my place: iMac, iPad, iPhone, Fuji XT-1, Leica Q.
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    Christmas Gifts

    My Christmas gift to myself cost €17. My gifts to family members totalled €800.
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    You want it, we got it-Kensington

    I am so pleased that you are not ill. Spike Milligan wanted the inscription "I told you I was ill" on his gravestone, but the local English council refused permission for this. So he translated it into Irish - "Dúirt mé libh go raibh mé breoite". The Council allowed this, not knowing what it meant!
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    What Did I learn In 2018?

    Thor, I wish you would post more often. I would love to see your photos. I have visited the aviation museum in Lelystad.
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    For a bit of fun...

    Mercury is very toxic, which is why thermometers and barometers containing mercury are no longer sold in the EU. It is said that Napoleon Bonaparte was killed by mercury vapour leaching out of his wallpaper on the island of St Helena.
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    What Did I learn In 2018?

    A Happy Christmas to all good souls here. I echo what has been said about photo tours and clubs. The last thing I need when I am out with a camera is someone telling me what and how to shoot. Still less do I need club members bending my ear about gear and/or playing club politics. As one of the Marx brothers said, I would not join any club that would accept me as a member. It’s a wonder I’m still here ...
  13. vivionm

    Not what I was expecting

    Definitely one for printing, framing, and hanging.
  14. vivionm

    Working With What You Got

    Nice floor indeed, but hardly practical for a kitchen/dining area.

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