Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture

Greek Fishing Tackle

The road out of the village runs past the business end of the harbour and there were some brightly painted boats that had just landed their overnight catch and were negotiating sales with local people and restaurant owners in a babble of animated activity.  It looked like a good nights work and the trading was brisk.

The fish looked interesting and on closer examination of the produce it soon becomes clear why we have to put up with stock shortages whilst the most of the rest of Europe have such an abundance of choice; we are just far too fussy about what we will eat and our preference for fish is restricted to two or three species that we have fished into crisis and near extinction whilst in Greece they will eat a much greater variety of sea food.

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4 responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture

  1. Excellent textures and wow, what colors. 😀

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  2. This is a really great photo. You’ve captured the texture element and the color combinations are splendid! 🙂

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  3. Excellent stuff – I hope you sample lots of nice seafood when you go back to Corfu…

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