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Flower of the Day – 29th September 2019

A photograph of a daffodil photographed at Nymans in West Sussex, and an ideal candidate for Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge. Posted as part of Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge. Advertisements

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Flower of the Day – 28th September 2019

A photograph of an anemone nemorosa photographed at Nymans in West Sussex, and an ideal candidate for Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge. Posted as part of Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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A Photo a Week Challenge: Changing Seasons

Fall is one of my favourite seasons, simply because of the changes the season brings.  The leaves on the trees change colour and there is nothing like autumn/fall colours.

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Flower of the Day – 27th September 2019

One of the places we have visited numerous times is Wakehurst Place in West Sussex. And on our very first visit back in 2012, we came across this vibrant pink tulip and I thought it would be ideal for Cee’s…

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One Word Sunday – Shelter

Within the gardens of Nymans in West Sussex, lies this beautiful stone building.  And it is the perfect shelter from the sun and rain. Posted as part of the One Word Sunday Shelter hosted by Debbie Smyth.

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Flower of the Day – 30th June 2019

A photograph of a dahlia photographed at Nymans Gardens in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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A Photo a Week Challenge: Squares and Circles – FOTD 24th May 2019

A photograph of Pom Pom flowers photographed at Wakehurst Place in West Sussex and entered into Nancy Merrills Photo a Week Challenge called Squares and Circles. I love the circular shape of the pom-pom flowers set in a square framed…

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Flower of the Day – 14th May 2019

A photograph of a mauve and white flower from Nymans in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Flower of the Day – 6th April 2019

A photograph of Rhododendron blooms photographed at Nymans in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Flower of the Day – 5th April 2019

A photograph of Rhododendron blooms photographed at Wakehurst Place in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Flower of the Day – 31st March 2019

A photograph of purple flowers photographed at Nymans in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Flower of the day – 26th March 2019

A photograph of daises photographed at Wakehurst Place in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Lens Artists Photo Challenge #38 – Weathered or Worn

Ann-Christine’s topic for this week’s Lens-Artist Photography Challenge is Weathered – Worn.  There is nothing more worn than something that has been destroyed by a Fire.  The above image is of the ruins of Nymans House which was destroyed by a…

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Flower of the day – 23rd March 2019

A photograph of a tulip photographed at Wakehurst Place in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #37: History

Patti chose the topic history for this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge.  Here is the South East of England we are steeped in history.  The above house at Nymans in West Sussex was built around 1839 by a man called George…

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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…

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Mid-Week Monochrome – MWM -10 – Stately Homes

We are both members of the National Trust.. and one of the places I used to love visiting was Wakehurst Place.  However, they have now decided that car parking at Wakehurst would become hugely expensive with extortionate prices.  So we…

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Flower of the day – 22nd October 2018

A photograph of a fuchsia taken at Nymans in West Sussex.  Nymans is one of our go-to places, and before my garden was done we did have a huge fuchsia bush in one of the corners.  And I thought this…

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Flower of the day – 20th October 2018

A photograph of a white daisy-looking flower taken at Nymans in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

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Flower of the day – 14th October 2018

A photograph of a Dahlia taken at Nymans in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the Day.

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Flower of the Day – 12th October 2018

A photograph of a rose taken at Nyman’s in West Sussex and entered into Cee’s Flower of the day challenge and Floral Friday Fotos.

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Flower of the Day – 11th October 2018

On one of our trips to Nymans… the hydrangeas were just starting to flower.  And one thing I do love is blue and white hydrangeas.  So I thought this would be an ideal entry for Cee’s Flower of the Day.

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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…

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Flower of the day -10th September 2018

Way back when we first started on our photography journey back in 2012, (cor I can’t believe it was over six years ago), one of the very first places we visited was a National Trust place in West Sussex called…

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A collection of old photographs

Arthritis is such a pain… and lately my hands have really been hurting and I have noticed that some of my photographs have a lot of camera shake when I am using my heavy DSLR.  I love my Canon EOS70D…

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The power of texture

It was cold, it was murky and the sky was absolutely dreadful.. it was dismal and there wasn’t any clouds that gave drama to the sky… but even with the sky as dismal as it was.. I still liked the…

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Monochrome Madness – 3-5

This week I set up a reminder to enter Leanne Cole’s weekly photograph challenge of Monochrome Madness.  It is a weekly theme where you can submit a monochrome photograph and Leanne will host it on her blog.  My picture for…

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