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Canera Sketch (19)

Marsh Grasses

 

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Marsh grasses

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January 27, 2020 · 8:00 am

Return to the salt marshes

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January 15, 2020 · 8:00 am

Impressions of the salt marshes (2)

The salt marshes of North Norfolk  provide an endless source of inspiration for the creative artist  An atmosphere of quiet stillness is broken on by the occasional birdsong or, from time to time, a passing plane.  The moods and colours can change dramatically, and quickly, depending on changing weather conditions.

This series comprises a collection of impressions evoked by the marshes.  The longer the viewer can spend with each image the stronger will the sense of place become.

 

 

 

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Salt marshes at Blakeney

The coastal region of North Norfolk is designated an Area of Outstannding Beauty.  It includes numerous stretches of salt marshes and mudflats.  These, in turn, include Nature Reserves and Sites of Special Scientific Interest.  The pictures below are from the Blakeney Nature Reserve.

 

 

 

 

 

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Norfolk skies and coastal path

 

 

 

 

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Blakeney, High Street

As mentioned in an earlier post,  (https://lagill6.wordpress.com/2019/10/20/past-times/), there are strong echoes of past times in Blakeney.  High Street is narrow and there are no pavements.  It is bordered by sturdy but elegant, cobbled houses and properties, and (mostly) painted white.  Shops and businesses are assimilated within the overall character of the street.

The pictures below were taken at lunchtime on the first Saturday in October.  Blakeney is not a noisy place!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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