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I finished a new large . It's probably the most detailed drawing I ever made.

The main figure in the drawing is based on a picture I took at the Gion Matsuri in some years ago. It is a dancer performing the old Japanese court dance "Ran-Ryo-O".

I used Derwent Inktense and Conté Aquaralle pencils as well as watercolour paint (various brands). The paper is Arches 56cmx76cm 300g/m2 rough watercolour paper.

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I finished my , on the last day of my holidays! It's the first time I've done such a large (50cmx70cm). It's based on a picture I took of a lotus in a pond in a temple (萬福寺) near . of the lotus pond watercolour

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I'm Wim, in Glasgow (Scotland).
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I do research on , and runtimes (e.g. ) for , and .

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@wim_v12e is my main account, I use it mostly for the non-technical stuff. The computer stuff usually goes on @wim_v12e.

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I finished my . It's based on a picture of a scene from the Gion Matsuri that I took in Kyoto last summer. I used pencils, acrylic watercolour paint and bistre.

Last one for tonight, taken on the beach (no, really!) at Loch Morlich, just after sunset.

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From the never-ending series "Innumerable Views of Loch Morlich from the Meall a'Buchaille"

The top of the Meall a'Buchaille. It was so windy that just keeping upright was a serious effort. Still, good views -- and the closest thing so far to a selfie ^_^

Once again, the path-makers exerted themselves for our benefit.

The Meall a'Bhuchaille has a nice conic shape (when viewed from the right angle), so you can easily recognize its shadow cast over the forest by the afternoon sun.

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The camera in my old mobile doesn't do subtle, but sometimes it's effective.

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On a plus note. I've just got an email from The Print Swap to say I've been accepted for their latest event \o/

So I get my Bridge image exhibited in NY and then that print gets sent to another participant, and I get a print from a random participant too.

Very cool idea, very pleased to be a part of it. :)


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Je suis française, et j'ai une promesse de CDI en Belgique pour dans ~3 mois et demi. Je compte bien m'y installer (en plus c'est à Louvain La Neuve, donc pas vraiment sur la frontière).

J'aurais 2 semaines entre la fin de mon préavis à mon boulot actuel en France et mon nouveau boulot en Belgique.

Est-ce que vous avez des tips à me donner concernant l'administration ?

This is a small loch in the Cairngorms called Lochan Uaine, "Uaine" means green in Scottish Gaelic.
I forgot my camera that day, so these are taken with my old mobile phone.

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Look, Ma.
I've spotted a cloud
(or maybe a UFO).

Another remarkable day for yesterday's #DogWalk , almost completely blue sky. November is usually the month of gale force winds and lashing rain.

Sunny weather forecast for today.

#weather #Highlands #Scotland

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Today's trail pictures.
Hard to believe it was snow not long ago. Such a glorious day for November. Some people to the south will have got lucky if they got to the tops, having a cloud layer below them 😀
I could see it, but it was all clear skies for the hills around me.

Final pictures from the Corrie of the Snows. I like the patterns in the landscape.

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