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Thursday trees: first impressions

The first ‘Trees on Thursday’ post of the year with impressions of a wintry walk in Regent’s Park. Lakeside, the Willows make the boldest of statements:

winter willow lake seat
an ancient Willow backrest for a solitary sitter
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a paper bark Birch blends with reeds and dessicated wildflower on the water’s edge
cornusmas_winter
and Cornus mas really is a mass of golden blossom in winter
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I literally could not see the wood for the trees until the lens focused on this foreground
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whilst the camera failed to capture my impressions of these outlines in misty light but post camera have created just how I visualised them
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playing with photography @ eljaygee whilst Tell Tale Therapy has a weakness for words

13 thoughts on “Thursday trees: first impressions

  1. I was doing something similar by the river in Durham this morning. 🙂 That paper bark birch is very striking but I rather like your moody header. Have a good weekend! 🙂

      1. I wasn’t aware of it, Laura, but truth be told I struggle with challenges. By the time I’ve done mine, and a couple of good friends, another week has whizzed past 😦

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