Monthly Archives: May 2012

Happy Birthday – One Today

26 May sees the anniversary of my first post.  Over the last year I’ve enjoyed taking new pictures as well as re-visiting some older ones.  Sometimes it’s been a challenge to meet my self-imposed deadline of a new post each … Continue reading

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Study in Yellow

Whilst returning from a weekend in Devon one evening I noticed this oil-seed rape field at the side of the road.  I composed the picture to emphasise the diagonal tractor tracks running through the field.  By completely excluding the sky … Continue reading

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Marigold

This marigold was photographed whilst walking around the garden at Polesden Lacey, in Surrey.  The reds and oranges offer a pleasing contrast to the nicely out of focus green background.  They also remind me of flames flickering in a fireplace.  … Continue reading

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Bluebell Walk

This image was taken at Winkworth Arboretum, near Godalming, in Surrey.  The scene has lots of lovely blues in it which captures the essence of a walk in the bluebell woods at this time of the year.  The vibrant colour … Continue reading

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Bluebells

Bluebells have been flowering in our garden for the last four weeks.  However, in the wild they start appearing from late April onwards.  This expanse of bluebells was found at Winkworth Arboretum, near Godalming, in Surrey.  I purposely placed the … Continue reading

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