Tag Archives: nature

Winter Light

Our fields are full of these at the moment. I shot this in the late afternoon light. As I’ve said before the golden light of Winter is something I so enjoy. Advertisements

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Nature’s Still Life

A Still Life, no matter how good the artist may be in setting it up, will always have something artificial about it, and I don’t mean that in a derogatory way. It’s just a given. I suspect it has something … Continue reading

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Autumn Colours

Had a wonderful time with my Camera.

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The Yellow-Billed Kite

This time of the year I begin to scan the skies for the arrival of the Yellow- Billed Kites, my favourite bird. I always have the feeling that something precious has returned with my first sighting. It’s a beautiful bird … Continue reading

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The Beginning and End of a Day

On Election day, yesterday, I took these two photographs of its dawning and its closure, with my phone. It was a good day. Both opening and closure was magnificent and fitting for this special day in our nation’s life.

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Nature’s Conscience

I wonder to what degree nature, apart from its human dimension, has a conscience, or is it all only instinctual? It’s a question that often plagues me.

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A Spoonful Of Water

Laurens Van Der Post, one of my favourite people, describes a scene in his book, “The Voice of the Thunder” of a young Bushman woman crying: “…there was a young woman in tears kneeling in the background. She was crying, … Continue reading

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