My mother passed away yesterday, finally losing a battle against dementia that lasted more than 14 years.

Sydney October 2015

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The Cruelty of Dementia.

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Whilst I was absent, they changed the WordPress Reader. Now if you click on the title or image of a notification in the Reader, you open a pop-up window, which I personally am not a fan of.

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Tip: Skip the pop-up window in the Wordpress Reader

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I don’t normally do 2 posts in a day, but this is more of a brief update. I have been kindly contacted by a few people to check on my safety. Thank you. I am quite safe and well well clear of the danger zone.

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The Sunburnt Country

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And the Winner is…

Congratulations to all the finalists, and especially the winner Lee Wright.
Thanks to everyone who took the time to vote in this competition. 1000+ voters is impressive. Finishing third is an honour in such a strong competition. Thank you judges and thank you Topaz Labs.

The Digital Lightroom

In the last week, we’ve had an amazing response to the poll with over 1000 people casting their votes.  The standard of entries has been reflected in the voting but we can now reveal the winners.

In first place

Lee Wright – A Wet Dark Night

A Wet Dark Night

You can see more of Lee’s work at www.wrightwaygraphics.com Lee wins a copy of Topaz Clarity, Topaz DeNoise and Topaz ReMask.

In second place

David Hall – Moody Manhattan

Moody Manhattan

You can see more of David’s work at www.davidohall.wordpress.com David wins a copy of Topaz Clarity.

In third place

Lignum Draco – Don’t Forget to Look Up

Don't Forget To Look Up

You can see more of Lignum’s work at www.lignumdraco.wordpress.com Lignum also wins a copy of Topaz Clarity.

In fourth Place

Pascal Tran – Hustle and Bustle

Hustle and Bustle

You can see more of Pascal’s work at www.sph3re.wordpress.com Pascal wins a copy of Topaz Clarity.

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