Sunday Stills, the next challenge: Power Lines

I hate overhead power lines, but they’re everywhere in my neighbourhood at Beauty Point, Sydney, Australia and I like taking photos of them. These were taken last year.

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This one was taken in Medusa Street. I like the combination of straight lines and loops connecting it all together.

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The perfect geometry of the power lines and the double cross is quite pleasing. This photo was taken in Pindari Avenue,  about fifty metres from my house.

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A full moon can turn a power pole with its lines into a romantic sight.

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This is my friend the magpie sitting on the pole in front of my house. The magpie’s song brightens my day. Without the power pole the bird would be sitting in the tree and I wouldn’t see it. Nothing is ever perfect!



Copyright 2014 Irina Dimitric

About irinadim

Kookaburra sweet, you neither chirp nor tweet. Your laughter is much like mine, my cackle is much like thine. We are two sister souls, one clad in feathers, the other in clothes. ~ Irina ~ I’m a budding blogger. Poetry and photography are my newest passions, living in perfect harmony inspiring each other. I like both free verse and form poetry and am quite proud to let you know that I am the creator of a new form named ‘tercetonine’. Blog Name: Irina's Poetry Corner Blog URL:
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10 Responses to Sunday Stills, the next challenge: Power Lines

  1. katlnhat says:

    Good Morning, Irina! (or it is here)
    Those are all over the place here in the states, too and they scare me, because I can hear that hum all the time. Sometimes, I think it follows me 🙂 Your photos are great, though and I love your magpie 🙂

    • irinadim says:

      It’s evening here, Kat. These suburban power lines don’t hum, but they spoil the landscape and I’m scared of them on windy days when they can come down and electrocute you.

      Thanks for liking my photos. 🙂

  2. pambrittain says:

    That last picture is worth having them there. Oh, and the electricity they provide.

  3. These pictures are great! Brilliant stuff. 😀

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