Tag Archives: Rousham

I’ve got my eye on you

Spooky or what? This eye followed me, I swear, as I walked past this tree.

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iPhone saves the day

This is the time of year when we watch the forecast and make the most of the good days. So, two days ago, with a sunny afternoon promised we made our annual spring pilgrimage to Rousham to enjoy the gardens. … Continue reading

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The Greens of Rousham

Today’s images come from the gardens of Rousham. A world of Green. Monty Don, a well-loved broadcaster, writer and horticulturalist described Rousham as ‘one of the greatest experiences on this earth’ in his book, Around the World in 80 Gardens. … Continue reading

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Two Seats

Sometimes I shoot an image and really have no idea what I will do with it, or even if I want it. There’s just something ‘there’ that I connect with almost at a subconscious level. Maybe it’s just the shapes, … Continue reading

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Bulbs at Rousham

Spring is galloping under sustained temperatures of 15-20C and not a drop of rain in the past few days and none forecast. If this continues I will begin to feel like a headless chicken dashing hither and thither to my … Continue reading

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