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    Vital Villa Official Photography Thread

    Some photos taken at 5.30AM this morning. Beautiful Field of White Opium Poppy's near Alcester. Larger files on my Flickr- https://www.flickr.com/photos/chicovilla/
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    Coronavirus

    Same with me, my parents (dad 83, mum 77) were asking me inside home this week. I do there weekly shop and spend a while at end of drive chatting to them. Last week went to there vack garden after the rule changed. This week was the first time it rained and I still stayed out there! Feels tough...
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    Coronavirus

    The worst government of my lifetime.
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    Coronavirus

    What the hell does it take to push this government over the edge? Proved liars, gross incompetence and now this t##t going against all the rules and advice that he was the architect for.
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    Vital Villa Official Photography Thread

    Travel photo are out, so here's a Robin who visits me at work... Larger versions here https://www.flickr.com/photos/chicovilla/
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    Coronavirus

    So how is everyone coping? I'm going to work as usual all be it reduced hours. We supply medical oxygen and Industrial gases. I have a bit of structure in my life although I'm working in weird conditions at work, premises locked and dealing with people at distance outside. The highlights of...
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    Trumpwatch

    Surely grounds to immediately impeach him and throw the book at him. The idiot is surely here encouraging his followers (most are armed) to cause civil unrest? Maniac.
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    Trumpwatch

    Trumps now actively encouraging anarchy in his own country. He wants them to move out of lockdown.
  9. chicovilla

    Coronavirus

    Not entirely true. Germany are helping treat patients from Italy. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-italy/germany-treats-first-italians-as-coronavirus-care-crosses-borders-idUSKBN21B2GL
  10. chicovilla

    Vital Villa Official Photography Thread

    Thanks BB, was booked to go to Kuala Lumpur next week, but that will have to wait now too. Was looking forward to taking pictures out there.
  11. chicovilla

    Vital Villa Official Photography Thread

    To lighten the mood, here's a few shots taken in Cadiz 2 weeks ago. We arrived on friday and by Saturday afternoon lockdown began. Luckily managed to get some photos in before we were confined to appartment. Beautiful city that I hope to get back to after this Virus is all over.
  12. chicovilla

    Coronavirus

    For everyone's safety. A few observations from my travels in Spain. Serious shit now. Take precautions Wash hands until they have never been so clean. Then wash again. If you cough, sneeze and even want to scratch your face. DONT! Use tissue and dispose. I've avoided anyone showing mild...
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    Coronavirus

    Too little too late.
  14. chicovilla

    Coronavirus

    Booked to go back to Hong Kong in April to see family. As things get progressively worse it looks unlikely that we will go. In a weird situation where I hope uk issues a travel warning, so we can get a refund to go later in year. This is a nightmare for HK after all the trouble last year...
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    What was the last film you watched

    1917. Brilliant film and gripping throughout. Stunning cinematography, well worth its Oscar nominations. 10/10
  16. chicovilla

    Vital Villa Official Photography Thread

    Main camera is now a Canon D2000, had to change it from my Canon D650 recently which was on its last legs. Both cameras decent and reasonably affordable. Also got a Tamron 70-270mm lens, aswell as the kit 18-55mm kit lens that comes with it. A few of the photos are also from my Samsung S10+...
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    Vital Villa Official Photography Thread

    Went backpacking around Cuba over Christmas, here's a few from first stop in Havana. Brilliant vibrant city, like stepping back in time to 70 years ago. The old vintage American cars are genuine and what you use to get from one city to another, in shared taxis. A great experience. Will add some...
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