Skip to content

Start and finish with blossoms

Today’s lunchtime walk started with a tree in blossom, and ended back at the same tree.

An audioBlog accompanies these photographs [3.6 Mbytes, 7 min 40 sec duration]. The audio commentary is also distributed as a podcast. You need to subscribe to my RSS2 feed towards the bottom of the right hand column on this page and you need to use aggregator software capable of utilising this.

Tree of blossom
This tree and blossom is almost overpowering in the magnitude of its bloom. A wall of colour. Our eyes find it difficult to find some thing, some point, to focus on.

Paving and lawn
An interesting mix of lines, lawn, and shadow; of colour, green, grey and black; of texture, concrete and blades of grass.

Bridge across
Three dimensions; bridge over height, windows into space, walkways into passages.

A strong wind keeps the flags visible for all to read.

Water trickles rather than gushes from the fountain, reflecting the drought and the need to conserve the vital liquid.

Blossom - detail
The walk finishes by passing the tree in bloom once again. This time here’s some detail of the blossom.

Leave a Reply