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looking back … favourite pics for 2013

In no way do I consider myself a photographer ~ but I do love taking photographs ~ hundreds of them throughout the year ~ these are a few of my favourites that didn’t make it to the blog.













Hope you enjoyed the selection – looking forward to taking hundreds more next year. And just because I can  ~ I have added three more.SDC18458-001




  1. So are you using them to make a calendar?

  2. Your favourite pictures of the year are lovely ! I will look forward to seeing many more next year. Hope you have a wonderful Christmas.
    Sarah x

  3. What lovely snapshots of your year. I also love taking photos and blogging is a great excuse to continue doing so! In the winter I like to look at the images of the garden taken in the summer. It's also handy for reminding me of the crop rotation in the veg patch!

  4. It is special to look at the 12 months in 12 photos ~ it makes me realise that the UK has four very distinct seasons. Our Spring and Autumn are not very noticeable ~ we generally identify two seasons ~ the Wet and the Dry seasons. Happy Christmas :)

  5. Beautiful Elaine. You certainly have an eye for a good shot.

  6. I would say that you were an excellent photographer. I particularly like October, but that's the dreamer in me!

  7. Lovely pictures, and I look forward to seeing lots more next year. Flighty xx

  8. Lovely photos to remind you of the passing year. I look forward to seeing many more next year. Hope you and yours have a wonderful Christmas:)

  9. I love taking photos too! I also enjoy looking at them as well and your selection are just lovely. I look forward to seeing lots more next year :o)

  10. What a year if was. Love the sheep. Merry Christmas.

  11. Some real gems here! I do love the feverfew posy as you say often simplest is best.
    That March snow scene is stunning but I do hope that doesn't happen again this year.
    Wishing you and yours a fantastic Christmas and a happy, healthy

  12. Beautiful pictures, I am really fond of the countryside and the sheep.
    Wish you a Merry Christmas!

  13. Superb photographs Elaine. I think my favourite one is Novembers.

  14. What a wonderful sampling of your year in photographs. I would say you are indeed a photographer ~ beautiful shots :)

    Merry Christmas!

  15. Your year of photos are stunning Elaine. Look forward to more in 2014. Merry Christmas xx

  16. i love your photos...i often wish i had been smart enough to return to the land of my ancestors (well, many of my ancestors) and these favorites of yours remind me that the UK is a very beautiful land. And, i love Ed the sheep!


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