Photo for the Week – 21 – Trees

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge and congratulations on making the challenge a success.  I really enjoyed viewing your macro photographs.  And I am sure that, they have given other readers the inspiration to…

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Photo for the Week – 17 – Mountains

First of all, thanks go to everyone who entered last week's challenge.  Back in 2016 we took our annual holiday in Glencoe Scotland.  The weather wasn't that brilliant but the scenery was spectacular.  The photograph above is of the Three…

Sheffield Park Gardens – Photography Showcase

The above image was photographed at Sheffield Park Gardens, during the autumn months. I really love the rich chestnust colour of that tree. Photography Showcase Facebook Group.   Facebook Group Photography Showcase Facebook group · 26 members Join Group A…

Just a couple of changes to the challenges.

First of all, I thought I would share a photograph of some silos which I photographed as we headed towards Yosemite National Park.  On route, we stopped at a place called El Portal, which featured the heritage of the trains…

Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens

Way, way back before we officially took up photography we went on a holiday to Dorset.  And during our holiday we visited Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens.  As we strolled around the gardens we came across this little wooden structure. The above…

Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge: #16 Big Can Be Beautiful Too!!

For Tina's challenge this week I thought of Big Ben now named as Queen Elizabeth Tower.  But to me and many others, it is still Big Ben. Big can come in many shapes and forms, and there is nothing like…

Snow Shorne Country Park

Ragtag Daily Prompt – Blizzard

Yesterday's Ragtag Daily Prompt was Blizzard.  It is very rare we get snow here in the South East.. and when we do.. it makes winter's barren landscapes beautiful.  This photograph was taken back in February 2012 when we had heavy…

City Sonnet – October 17th 2018 – Landscape

On our way to North Yorkshire, we stopped off at a place called Nostell, which is owned and maintained by the National Trust.  And I thought this image was perfect for City Sonnet's October Photography Challenge for today called Landscape.

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #15: Change and/or Changeable

We are in fall here in the UK and there is nothing as spectacular as taking a trip to Sheffield Park Gardens in East Sussex, to see truly splendid vibrant fall colours. I did the above image a little while…

Leaves, overgrown and fenced

The above photo was shot at Ashenbank Woods, near Cobham in Kent.  One of my favourite places to visit and very local to me. It is very rare that one image is suitable for three challenges on the same day..…

Your Daily Word Prompt – Deciduous

In the fields of horticulture and botany, the term deciduous means "falling off at maturity" and "tending to fall off", in reference to trees and shrubs that seasonally shed leaves, usually in the autumn; to the shedding of petals, after…

October Photo a Day Challenge – Branches

Here in the UK we are in fall and already the leaves on the tress are turning into beautiful autumn colours. One of the places where you can view beautiful autumn colours and a place we like visiting is Sheffield…