Flower of the Day – 13th December 2018

A photograph of a pink hydrangea photographed at Quex Park House and Gardens in Kent... and entered into Cee's Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Flower of the Day – 12th December 2018

One of the places we visited on a hot summer's day was The Salutation house and gardens in Sandwich, Kent.  What I loved about this place, is you could walk beside the river, stroll through the park and visit the…

Flower of the Day – 7th December 2018

A great place to see flowers of the world is at Lullingstone Castle in Kent. Within the grounds of Lullingstone Castle, they have gardens showcasing flowers from around the world. I couldn't believe how vibrant this flower was with its…

Flower of the Day – 6th December 2018

Visiting local house and gardens are great for capturing flowers.. on our visit to Godinton House and Gardens in Kent, we were astounded by the beauty in the gardens. This beautiful white and purple-veined flower looked so delicate and beautiful…

Flower of the Day – 5th December 2018

As you may have guessed by now, roses are one of my favourite flowers to photograph.  And this rose was photographed at Chartwell, in Kent just after a rain shower.  And I thought it would be an ideal floral image…

Flower of the Day – 4th December 2018 – Time Square

Bluebell season is one of my favourite times of the year.. and at Emmetts Gardens in Kent, there is a hillside swathed in beautiful bluebells.  So I thought this would be an ideal photograph to enter into Cee's Flower of…

Lens-Artists Challenge #20 – Open Sesame: Doors and Doorways

One of the things I love to photograph is relics.  Places that have aged.  At Nymans in West Sussex, stands the ruins of the house that was destroyed by fire. As you can see in the photograph above, the charm…

Flower of the Day – 5th November 2018 – How to achieve softness

For my entry today into Cee's Flower of the Day, I thought I would use this apricot rose, which was photographed at Riverhill Himalayan Gardens in Kent. How to achieve the softness On a post I made called, Finding my…

Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM – 9 – Halloween

This week I thought I would process a couple of images representing Halloween.. as Mid-Week Monochrome this week falls on Halloween. Also entered into Supernatural Photo Challenge and Halloween Photo Challenge. If you want to submit a monochrome image to…

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…

Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM – 7 – Men at Work

  This week I thought I would process an image taken at Upnor Castle of the waxworks that are on display, showing men moving barrels.  Upnor castle is local to us and one of the places that is steeped in…

FOWC with Fandango – Shelter

We hadn't been out taking images for months, what with real-life events, some good and some sad, however, rain or shine we were going out. We went to Smallyhythe Place near Tenterden, and true to form, the rain came with…