January 2009

tree season

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i miss working in downtown london.  over the next few days the streets will be full of trees celebrating how london was once a dense pine forest.  the festival of abandoned trees only lasts a few days, but sadly i’ll miss it.

luckily i caught an early specimen as i walked to work (due to my car being broken) yesterday

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road

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slow portrait #5 – richard

here’s our good friend richard doing a slow portrait.  does he make it all the way through ?

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this photo isn’t a slow portrait so don’t both staring at it too long

glove

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guess the thing


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probably quite an easy one to start the year

lost thing

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frozen soft toy thing on a bench

back to work

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kezia sums up how we all feel on back to work monday

12th night

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“If you take down your lights before January 6th, the wise men may not be able to find their way.”  Although in these modern days you’d expect anyone wise enough would have a map or a satnav.  And since everyone has christmas lights anyway, it’s all slightly confusing.

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waddesdon in winter

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waddesdon manor in a glorious (if rather chilly) winter’s day.  all their statues have been wrapped up nicely in protective bags for the winter and looked more than a bit spooky

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my mum

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we met up with my mum yesterday and had a lovely time at Waddesdon Manor.  here she is in and out of focus

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and here she is in 3d (nearly)

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