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2011 - My second year of blogging in Brittany

I felt I would like to share some of the photographs I have taken so far this year and some from other years. I live in a beautiful part of Brittany and just love being here. It's a lovely place to photograph and enjoy being in through all the seasons and hopefully this blog will show you where I live my life.



Friday, January 29, 2010

Friday, 29 January 2010 - Snow in the village

Earlier this month we had 40+ centimetres of snow in the village. This is very unusual for Brittany and we were unable to leave the village for ten days. During this enforced seige I decided to take photographs of the beautiful white landscape.

Luckily the freezers were full and being a hoarder I always have plenty of storecupboard food, so I was never going to starve. 


These huge icicles on a neighbour's house are up to 45cm long. 


This was ice on my window, the patterns and light changing
 all the time as it melted and slipped.


Winter Light

4 comments:

  1. All so wonderful. Winter does have some hidden beauty, sometimes we just need to adjust our attitude to see it. We are gettting a heavy storm right now and although it is so pretty, my back hurts from shoveling.

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  2. Your photos of the deep snow are so peaceful and beautiful. I like how the shovel and the pup in the picture above illustrate just how deep the snow is. I really like the shapes and light in your ice on the window.

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  3. Beautiful views of the village and the snow. Interesting vshot of the light in the ice. Good luck with the contest:)

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  4. Nice eye for a photo. I like the closeup detail.

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