Phoneography Challenge: My Neighbourhood

10 Mar

Like many others, I have a mobile phone to text and talk but it stays in my pocket. My lovely little CanonS100, however, is always in my hand and so I was delighted that I don’t have to use a phone to join in this week’s challenge.The following photos take you on a circular walk from our house and were all taken in the last few months.


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29 responses to “Phoneography Challenge: My Neighbourhood

  1. xpat92

    March 12, 2013 at 10:47 am

    Hi ,
    I think that your neighborhood is lovely! I love the old cemetery and the dragon on the roof :).
    I am also a “black box girl” but am getting out of my comfort zone to use my hubby’s iphone.
    I still prefer my Nikon :).

    • mybeautfulthings

      March 12, 2013 at 2:08 pm

      Thank you! I’ve taken a few photos on my phone but it’s not an iphone and the quality isn’t there. Thanks for visiting my blog 🙂

  2. jfb57

    March 12, 2013 at 9:58 am

    I love snapping around with my phone. I haven’t got a camera so it has really come in useful. Lovely set here!

    • mybeautfulthings

      March 12, 2013 at 10:18 am

      Thank you. It was fun showing people the neighbourhood. Thank you for calling in and taking the time to comment. 🙂

  3. WordsFallFromMyEyes

    March 12, 2013 at 9:24 am

    These are GREAT. I really like them, Sally. Either you are a natural at taking photos, or the world really IS this blooming beautiful 🙂

    • mybeautfulthings

      March 12, 2013 at 9:33 am

      Thank you so much. I think I am getting better at taking photos but the world really is this beautiful! 🙂

  4. greenbenchramblings

    March 11, 2013 at 4:05 pm

    A tempting door!

  5. northumbrianlight

    March 11, 2013 at 8:49 am

    A very interesting set, especially impressed by the palm trees!

  6. babyjill7...Marilyn Griffin

    March 11, 2013 at 2:18 am

    Just wonderful…Countryside and water…what a combination!

  7. pamasaurus

    March 11, 2013 at 2:13 am

    So pretty! I love your neighborhood.

  8. gregorychankins

    March 11, 2013 at 12:25 am

    What fascinating neighborhood. I especially like the griffin! Can’t imagine how old he is.

    • mybeautfulthings

      March 11, 2013 at 3:32 pm

      Thank you for visiting and taking the time to comment. The houses were built around the turn of the century 1890 – 1905 so I guess they are over 100 years old! 🙂

  9. Heidi @ lightlycrunchy

    March 10, 2013 at 11:56 pm

    Someday I would love to have a garden gate just like that..

    • mybeautfulthings

      March 11, 2013 at 3:33 pm

      Lovely isn’t it? Wish it were ours! 🙂

  10. Bridgette

    March 10, 2013 at 7:04 pm

    Beautiful shots! That door looks as if a Hobbit should be coming out to ask me in for tea …

  11. petit4chocolatier

    March 10, 2013 at 6:41 pm

    Beautiful! I love the door! Intriguing 🙂

  12. Terri at Time To Be Inspired

    March 10, 2013 at 5:36 pm

    I’m so impressed that you have a dragon in your neighbourhood!

  13. on thehomefrontandbeyond

    March 10, 2013 at 3:48 pm

    a beautiful walk – you seem to have a little piece of heaven on earth here

    • mybeautfulthings

      March 10, 2013 at 4:09 pm

      I think we do – and that’s all within minutes. Fifteen more in the car and we are at the coast with all the glories to be found there.
      All the best to you 🙂

  14. john zande

    March 10, 2013 at 3:36 pm

    All Creatures Great and Small rolled into Middle Earth. Beautiful!

  15. Amar Naik

    March 10, 2013 at 3:19 pm

    you got a nice neighborhood 🙂


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