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THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: PICK A WORD IN MAY – Y3

Paula’s Thursday’s Special theme for this week is “Pick a word among five: iconic, propagation, cleaved, zoomorphic and marginal.

And I choose “iconic” – Traditional fishing technique in Portugal (Arte Xavega).

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THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: ZOOM IN, ZOOM OUT

Paula’s Thursday’s Special theme for this week is: Zooming in and zooming out.

zooming in

zooming out

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THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: TRACES OF THE PAST Y3-09

Paula’s Thursday’s Special theme for this week is “Traces of the past”

The Monsaraz Medieval  Castle, being built in the late 13th century. Inside the fortress there’s an arena used for bullfighting starting from the year 1830. Today, it serves this purpose mainly during the annual festivities in honour of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Arena

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THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: WINDOWS

Paula’s Thursday’s Special theme for this week is “Windows.”

This is a different Portuguese Window, was taken at Monsarraz.

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THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: TRACES OF THE PAST Y3-07

Paula at Lost in Translation presented us a challenge:  Traces of the past Y3-07.

Episcopal Palace of Astorga (Spain) was destroyed by a fire in 1886, Bishop Grau of Astorga engaged his friend architect Antonio Gaudi build a new one.  It was built between 1889 and 1913.

Traces of the past

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THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: S-CURVE

Sightseeing from “Aqueduto das Águas Livres” (Lisbon)

THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: S-CURVE

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THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: PORTRAIT VS. LANDSCAPE

This week, Paula invites us to post a portrait and landscape format of the same scene. She says we may be surprised at how much different they look and what each one reveals. That’s the only requirement for this challenge. The subject is up to us.

PRAÇA DE TOUROS
PRAÇA DE TOUROS