One of the things I enjoy most about these Friday shoot outs is how, when I open my eyes and look for things, they are there around me all the time, I just didn't notice them before. This week circles were no exception. They are everywhere, all around, in the most ordinary day to day objects. I wonder why so many things are circular in shape?
Some circles retain their shape when all around them is falling to pieces:
Other things that once were circles are circles no longer.
Some round things that have the same function look remarkably different. Tires, for instance, come in a purely practical form:
Circles appear in the garden of a friend as an art form:
They have lots of practical uses:
Some perform very specific (and important) functions:
Some circles are purely ornamental:
Some tell a story. (I really liked the story this one told - it was extremely good!)
This one is a great favourite of many of us:
And finally, a special summery circle:
To see a great variety of circles just click here.