Monthly Archives: February 2013

2012: what you didn’t see

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If you are a follower of elladeewords you’ll have read about the demise of my beloved blogging tool, my smart phone. If you haven’t read the post I ask you to consider it’s “far better to learn the lesson than to be the lesson”… and step away from your phone if you’ve had a tough day.

Both the G.O. and my phone contracts are up next month, and we have a spare unsmart phone I’m using for calls & text while I undertake a due diligence process before making a 2 year commitment to new phones. But, the unsmart phone doesn’t take photos of any quality. Our digital camera is somewhat cumbersome to wander around with, so elladeeimages is in hiatus.

The circumstances of the demise of my phone also resulted in it requiring professional attention to recover the photos, which were last backed up in early November 2012. Of course backing up Nov 12-Feb 13 was an item on my 2013 Return to The Post Holiday World To-Do List which I hadn’t ticked off. Cross your fingers for me please. There were holiday snaps and future blog post photos that would be a blow to lose.

In the meantime, of the backed up and fortuitously downloaded photos I do have, I chose an image from the archives of each month of 2012 that didn’t get posted, and put together art in the everyday: 2012 retrospective of elladeeimages.

January 2012: Old sign art at Wellington, NSW.

January 2012: Old sign art at Wellington, NSW.

February 2012: Retro KB advertising poster on the wall of the Impy at Erskineville.

February 2012: Retro KB advertising poster on the wall of the Impy at Erskineville.

March 2012: Bollywood shop cat, King St, Newtown.

March 2012: Bollywood shop cat, King St, Newtown.

April 2012: Busker art, Circular Quay.

April 2012: Busker art, Circular Quay.

May 2012: Garden art, Lord St, Newtown.

May 2012: Garden art, Lord St, Newtown.

June 2012: Big boys' toys, Customs House.

June 2012: Big boys toys, Customs House.

July 2012: Street advertising, King St, Newtown.

July 2012: Street advertising, King St, Newtown.

August 2012: Street art, Whateley Lane, Newtown.

August 2012: Street art, Whateley Lane, Newtown.

September 2012: Street art message, Rochford St, Newtown.

September 2012: Street art message, Rochford St, Newtown.

October 2012: There's something for everyone at Surry Hills.

October 2012: There’s something for everyone at Surry Hills.

November 2012: Street art, King St, Newtown... those pesky sheep again.

November 2012: Street art, King St, Newtown… those pesky sheep again.

December 2012: The writing's on the wall. SMH newspaper mural, King St, Newtown.

December 2012: The writing’s on the wall. SMH newspaper mural, King St, Newtown.