Daily Photos 2016-17: 301-340

Here is the next batch of photos taken each day. Winter transforms to spring and nature brightens. No trips during this period, so all the photos are in Hampshire.

Log fire
Tree circle
Winter sunset
February sky
The squirrel is dead

Spring clouds
Magnolia flowers
Yoga space, living room
Tropical fish
Sunlight through bark
White butterfly
Crocus
Snowdrops
Brockwood Burial Mounds
Living room
Gulls
Cheriton Mill
White primroses
Leaf seat
Brockwood South Lawn
Kingsgate Winchester
Alresford Steam Train
Lebanese Cedar
Daffodils
Buttercross Winchester
Blackbird
Apricot blossom
Walled garden
Yellow flower
Brockwood Rose Garden
Winchester skyline
Cherry blossom
Krishnamurti Centre Brockwood Park
Tame pheasant
Brockwood Water Tower
Dangling blossom
Leaves in the wind

 

 

Daily Photos 2016-17: 251 to 300

Here is the next batch of photos taken each day, taking us from Christmas to the first spring flowers in February. This period included a trip to the Lake District but mainly contains pictures from Hampshire, through this cold, bright, mostly dry winter.

 

Krishnamurti Centre Dining Room
Krishnamurti Centre Dining Room
Brockwood South Lawn cedar
Brockwood South Lawn cedar
Thaw and frost divide
Thaw and frost divide
Celandine and snowdrops
Celandine and snowdrops
Fire extinguisher practice
Fire extinguisher practice
Light, frost, shadows
Light, frost, shadows
Krishnamurti Centre Courtyard
Krishnamurti Centre Courtyard
Winter sunset
Winter sunset
Snowdrops
Snowdrops
Jaques Croquet
Jaques Croquet
Witch hazel
Witch hazel
Winter sky
Winter sky
Snowdrops in rain
Snowdrops in rain
Watercress beds, Old Alresford
Watercress beds, Old Alresford
Portsmouth Harbour from the Hard
Portsmouth Harbour from the Hard
New pergola beams
New pergola beams
Weeping Beech
Weeping Beech
Secret Garden
Secret Garden
Abbotstone
Abbotstone
Itchen at Winchester
Itchen at Winchester
Brockwood Henge
Brockwood Henge
Brockwood Staff
Brockwood Staff
Yewfield Guesthouse
Yewfield Guesthouse
Helvellyn Plateau
Helvellyn Plateau
View to Ambleside
View to Ambleside
Tarn Hows
Tarn Hows
Yewfield Sitting Room
Yewfield Sitting Room
Dusk sky
Dusk sky
Krishnamurti Centre maintenance
Krishnamurti Centre maintenance
River Itchen
River Itchen
Winter blossom
Winter blossom
Deer
Deer
New kitchen doorway
New kitchen doorway
Brockwood Park School
Brockwood Park School
Patterns in frost on windscreen
Patterns in frost on windscreen
Bathtime candle
Bathtime candle
Trees horizontal
Trees horizontal
Old Alresford Church, mist
Old Alresford Church, mist

Frost and lichen

Brockwood Park School Assembly Hall
Brockwood Park School Assembly Hall
Windsor Castle
Windsor Castle
Swedish Christmas Lampshade
Swedish Christmas Lampshade
Pressies
Pressies
Christmas lights in garden tree
Christmas lights in garden tree
Light snow, Brockwood
Light snow, Brockwood
Ovington Church and Church Cottage
Ovington Church and Church Cottage
Houseplant flower
Houseplant flower
Breeding rams
Breeding rams

Winter flowers

Plate fungus; tree eating post
Plate fungus; tree eating post

Daily Photos 2016-17: 221 to 250

Here is the next batch of photos taken each day, taking us from late autumn into winter. The autumnal colours fade out and mornings get crisper, with some lovely morning sun. These pictures were taken mainly around Alresford and Brockwood Park in Hampshire.

Autumn meets winter
Autumn meets winter
Ponies in frost
Ponies in frost
Old Alresford Church, night
Old Alresford Church, night
Quebec House, Portsmouth Harbour
Quebec House, Portsmouth Harbour
Winter berries
Winter berries
Old Alresford Mausoleum
Old Alresford Mausoleum
Morning light through trees
Morning light through trees
Queen Elizabeth Country Park Blue Trail
Queen Elizabeth Country Park Blue Trail
Bungee flying
Bungee flying
Sunset tree, Brockwood
Sunset tree, Brockwood
Red sky in the morning
Red sky in the morning
Brockwood Dean
Brockwood Dean
Old Alresford Church, frost
Old Alresford Church, frost
Mossy World
Mossy World
Trees in mist
Trees in mist
Choosing a Christmas Tree
Choosing a Christmas Tree
Lapwings flying
Lapwings flying
Advent houses
Advent houses
Autumnal beech hedge
Autumnal beech hedge
Architects' gingerbread houses
Architects’ gingerbread houses
Old Man's Beard
Old Man’s Beard
Robin
Robin
Autumn leaves under trees
Autumn leaves under trees

 

Daily Photos 2016-17: 171 to 220

Here is the next batch of photos taken each day, taking us through the autumn: low light evening and morning, first frosts, trees transforming, a trip to Bath, another new mountain bike.

Brockwood Park School Autumn Workshop Week
Brockwood Park School Autumn Workshop Week
Red autumn maple leaves
Red autumn maple leaves
Beech in autumn
Beech in autumn
Little Switzerland, Hampshire
Little Switzerland, Hampshire

Yellowing beech leaves Fishing boat at The Camber, Portsmouth

Frosty Morning
Frosty Morning
Autumn flowers
Autumn flowers

Sunset

Steenbeck film editing machine, BFI
Steenbeck film editing machine, BFI
Brockwood Park Lodge
Brockwood Park Lodge
Under beech trees, Brockwood Park
Under beech trees, Brockwood Park
Misty morning
Misty morning
Rays of light
Rays of light
Weeke, Winchester
Weeke, Winchester
Golden autumn leaves
Golden autumn leaves
Tree arch
Tree arch
Broad Street, Alresford
Broad Street, Alresford
Clouds and water tower
Clouds and water tower
Joan's Acre, Hampshire
Joan’s Acre, Hampshire
Autumn trees
Autumn trees
Brock'wood' in leaves
Brock’wood’ in leaves
Brockwood Park School
Brockwood Park School
Krishnamurti Centre, Keith Critchlow Talk
Krishnamurti Centre, Keith Critchlow Talk
Droxford Church Tower
Droxford Church Tower
Bird Zero TR Mountain Bike 2016
Bird Zero TR Mountain Bike 2016
Autumn colours
Autumn colours

Sunset through windows

Mist and light through trees
Mist and light through trees
Bird Zero TR Mountain Bike Demo, Swinley
Bird Zero TR Mountain Bike Demo, Swinley
Autumn sunset
Autumn sunset
Leaves under trees
Leaves under trees
Red autumn leaves on house
Red autumn leaves on house
October Sunset
October Sunset
Itchen Stoke Church
Itchen Stoke Church
Flowers on bank
Flowers on bank
Alresford Linen Company Shop
Alresford Linen Company Shop
Armsworth Park, Hampshire
Armsworth Park, Hampshire
Grey Herron, Wisley Gardens
Grey Herron, Wisley Gardens
Red Autumn Leaves
Red Autumn Leaves
Morning light
Morning light
The Paragon, Bath
The Paragon, Bath
Bath Abbey
Bath Abbey
Sunset clouds
Sunset clouds
Autumn, Brockwood Park
Autumn, Brockwood Park
Conker tower
Conker tower
Pink Daisies
Pink Daisies
Brockwood Park Pavilions
Brockwood Park Pavilions

Daily Photos 2016-17: 151 to 170

Here is the next batch of photos taken each day, taking us from Late Summer into Autumn proper. A mixed bag, including a day’s canoeing in Dorset, a new mountain bike, the Alresford Scarecrow Festival and some of the last flowers of the season.

Honeycomb
Honeycomb
Avington
Avington
Chimney sweeping, Villager stove
Chimney sweeping, Villager stove
Poisonous mushroom
Poisonous mushroom
Boardman Comp 2016 MTB
Boardman Comp 2016 MTB
Dragon plant
Dragon plant
Dawn light
Dawn light
Odd ones out.
Odd ones out.
Lady scarecrow with flowers, at the Alresford Scarecrow festival
Lady scarecrow with flowers, at the Alresford Scarecrow festival
Horse chestnut leaves in autumn
Horse chestnut leaves in autumn
Cedar cones
Cedar cones
Parson's Chamber and Old Harry Rocks
Parson’s Chamber and Old Harry Rocks
Winchester High Street
Winchester High Street
The Soke, Alresford
The Soke, Alresford
Yellow fungus
Yellow fungus
Bee on daisy
Bee on daisy
Sunset, Upper Wield
Sunset, Upper Wield
Calves on straw
Calves on straw
Wood Chipping Lorry
Wood Chipping Lorry
Old Alresford Cricket Pitch
Old Alresford Cricket Pitch

 

 

Daily Photos 2016-17: 121 to 150

Here is the next batch of photos taken each day, taking us deep into the serotinal Late Summer season. It includes a visit to London for the Krishnamurti Concert at Cadogan Hall, the coast at Meon Shore and West Wittering. Otherwise most photos are at Brockwood Park and mid Hampshire.

Sun in blue sky
Sun in blue sky
Yellow moth
Yellow moth
Brockwood Park School and Krishnamurti Centre
Brockwood Park School and Krishnamurti Centre
Festival clear-up, Boomtown
Festival clear-up, Boomtown
The Bell Alresford
The Bell Alresford
Brockwood Park School organic vegetable garden
Brockwood Park School organic vegetable garden
Parklife
Parklife
The pigeon is dead
The pigeon is dead
Pond in Queen Mary's Gardens, The Regent's Park
Pond in Queen Mary’s Gardens, The Regent’s Park
West Wittering and cargo ship
West Wittering and cargo ship
Swan turning white
Swan turning white
Yellow rose
Yellow rose
Fuchsia
Fuchsia
Alton High Street
Alton High Street
Misty morning early September
Misty morning early September
Maria Pires, Krishnamurti Concert warmup, Cadogan Hall
Maria Pires, Krishnamurti Concert warmup, Cadogan Hall
Hops in vase
Hops in vase
MacBook Pro, Yamaha headphones, in bed
MacBook Pro, Yamaha headphones, in bed
Light on ceiling
Light on ceiling
Under the beech tree
Under the beech tree
Old Alresford
Old Alresford
Gosh! mushroom burger
Gosh! mushroom burger
Sheep and cedar
Sheep and cedar
White roses
White roses
Crocus
Crocus

 

Daily Photos 2016-17: 91 to 120

The height of summer. Two trips to Devon – Paignton and then South Hams. Also visits to Buckingham and London. Otherwise, mainly photographs around Brockwood Park, including the installation of a new fountain at the Krishnamurti Centre, the old one having cracked in the cold during the 90s.

Paignton Beach, Devon
Paignton Beach, Devon
Jacob's Ladder, Sidmouth
Jacob’s Ladder, Sidmouth
River Itchen at Chilland
River Itchen at Chilland
Duncan Toms Selfie with Lumix TZ70
Duncan Toms Selfie with Lumix TZ70
Black sails on Solent
Black sails on Solent
Butterfly on flower
Butterfly on flower
Wheat ready to harvest
Wheat ready to harvest
Hydrangea with two flower types
Hydrangea with two flower types
Brockwood Rose Garden
Brockwood Rose Garden
Brockwood Park School with scaffold
Brockwood Park School with scaffold
Krishnamurti Centre pond renewal
Krishnamurti Centre pond renewal
Abbey Road Zebra Crossing London
Abbey Road Zebra Crossing London

Grandparents enjoying the garden

Krishnamurti Centre new fountain
Krishnamurti Centre new fountain

Brown and white cows with horns, and bull

Shady sheep siesta
Shady sheep siesta
Mouthwell, Hope, Devon
Mouthwell, Hope, Devon
Kingsbridge Estuary from Salcombe
Kingsbridge Estuary from Salcombe
Woodleigh railway bridge, Devon
Woodleigh railway bridge, Devon
Three friendly cows
Three friendly cows
Lavender flower
Lavender flower
Summer blues and greens
Summer blues and greens
Horse & Groom Alresford
Horse & Groom Alresford
Pink flowers
Pink flowers
Chichester Cathedral
Chichester Cathedral
The Swan Hotel Alresford
The Swan Hotel Alresford
Purple flowers
Purple flowers
Red flowers
Red flowers
Raspberries on fingers
Raspberries on fingers
The Hinton Arms
The Hinton Arms

Daily Photos 2016-17: 71 to 90

This batch is mainly focussed on our summer holidays in the Swedish archipelago south of Stockholm

 

Fern
Fern

 

Dive mid air
Dive mid air

 

Leaving Trosa
Leaving Trosa

 

Stripy cloud
Stripy cloud

 

Light behind clouds
Light behind clouds

 

Wakeboarding at sunset
Wakeboarding at sunset

 

Harp playing at Brockwood
Harp playing at Brockwood

 

 

 

Lilyflowers
Lilyflowers
Purple flowers, brick wall
Purple flowers, brick wall

 

Gunwharf lines
Gunwharf lines

 

Sweden Sauna on Island
Sweden Sauna on Island

 

Kids and dingy
Kids and dingy

 

Watsky tube riding
Watsky tube riding

 

Swedish Isle
Swedish Isle

 

Nowegian flight leaving Stockholm
Norwegian flight leaving Stockholm

 

Bumblebee on clover
Bumblebee on clover

 

Wispy cloud
Wispy cloud

 

Glass and stainless steel balcony rail
Glass and stainless steel balcony rail

 

Early morning light through window
Early morning light through window

 

Rare orchid
Rare orchid

Daily Photos 2016-17: 51 to 70

Here is the next batch of photos taken each day. A trip to the Lake District, a rare orchid, summer in full glory. (Random order.)

Great Langdale Low Clouds
Great Langdale Low Clouds

 

Handkerchief Tree
Handkerchief Tree

 

Lavender and Arch
Lavender and Arch

 

 

Lake Winderemere
Lake Windermere and River Leven

 

Coniston Fells from Grizedale
Coniston Fells from Grizedale

 

Alien flowers
Alien flowers in rain

 

M6 Knutsford
M6 Knutsford

 

Lake Windermere South
Lake Windermere at Fell Foot

 

Langstrath, Lake District
Langstrath, Lake District

 

Merry-go-round Horses
Merry-go-round Horses

 

Underneath rhododendron
Underneath rhododendron

 

Brockwood Park Grove
Brockwood Park Grove

 

Wisely Gardens Glasshouse
Wisely Gardens Glasshouse

 

Rare Orchid
Rare Orchid

 

Southsea Castle and Lighthouse
Southsea Castle and Lighthouse

 

Crinkle Crags Summit
Alex, Crinkle Crags Summit

 

Gary Primrose
Gary Primrose at Yewfield

 

Alresford Broad Street Garden
Alresford Broad Street Garden

 

Langdale Pikes
Langdale Pikes

 

Lilyflower
Lilyflower

Daily Photos 2016-17: 21 to 40

Here is the next batch of photos I’ve taken each day. Spring deepens, blossoms and bluebells continue, fresh leaves arrive. This set includes trips to the Isle of Purbeck and Puy L’Eveque in Lot, France.

 

English folk dancing at Winchester Cathedral
English folk dancing at Winchester Cathedral

 

Lane to Brockwood
Lane to Brockwood

 

Brockwood Park Grove
Brockwood Park Grove

 

Wisteria around Georgian Window
Wisteria around Georgian Window

 

Puy L'Eveque medieval passageway
Puy L’Eveque medieval passageway

 

Cat behind shutters
Cat behind shutters

 

Cahors arched alley
Cahors arched alley

 

Puy L'Eveque, Lot
Puy L’Eveque, Lot

 

Portsmouth from the air
Portsmouth from the air

 

Apple blossom at Krishnamurti Centre
Apple blossom at Krishnamurti Centre

 

Bluebells in Brockwood Park Grove
Bluebells in Brockwood Park Grove

 

Ewe and lambs
Ewe and lambs

 

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Gundleton Rail Bridge, Watercress Line

 

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God’s Acre Cemetery and Corfe Castle

 

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Kimmeridge Bay and the Jurassic Coast, Dorset

 

Anvil Point and Lighthouse, Dorset
Anvil Point and Lighthouse, Dorset

 

Fresh beech leaves
Fresh beech leaves

 

Single bluebell, with insect
Single bluebell, with insect

 

Spring copper beeches
Spring copper beeches

 

Apple blossom
Apple blossom

 

Daily Photos 2016-17: 11 to 20

Here is the next batch of photos taken each day. Spring is in full bloom, with the focus here on bluebells and blossoms. I consider myself very fortunate to be surrounded by such beauty in my daily life.

Bank of primroses
Bank of primroses

 

Last frost morning of the season
Last frost morning of the season

 

Cytronex Cannondale ebike at The Bush Inn
Cytronex Cannondale eBike at The Bush Inn

 

Bluebells at Joan's Acre, Hinton Ampner
Bluebells at Joan’s Acre Wood, Hinton Ampner

 

Cherry tree in blossom
Cherry tree in blossom

 

Footpath through bluebells
Footpath through bluebells

 

Sky flowers
Sky flowers

 

Bluebells, whitebells, violetbells
Bluebells, whitebells, violetbells

 

Pear tree in blossom espaliered against old brick wall
Pear tree in blossom espaliered against old brick wall

 

Chichester Cathedral
Chichester Cathedral