Forde Abbey-Somerset-UK

naturelover

Wimborne, United Kingdom

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Part of the large and impressive Forde Abbey in Chard Somerset- Using an Olympus E-520 DSLR

HDR and Sepia Tones in the Free download of Dynamic Photo -HDR
Sold 1 x card to unknown buyer -Oct 2010
Second Place in the ‘Somerset’ Challenge for
the Wessex Group April 2011
Featured in Colour Me A Rainbow – Sepia Feb 2012
RB EXPLORE Featured April 2014

*In the peaceful solitude of its secluded position it is possible to imagine just how Forde Abbey looked to many of its previous owners, from its medieaval beginnings to the present day: monks going about their daily round of work and prayer, prosperous parliamentary gentlemen discussing the cavalier threat, gifted philosophers debating the imponderable, elegant Victorian ladies fanning themselves by the fireside and country gentlemen going about their work on the estate.

Each part of Forde Abbey’s history can be clearly read in the
architecture and structure of the house and garden. It is a living
testament to the people who have lived and worked here over the past nine centuries and makes it one of the most fascinating buildings in the country.*
RB EXPLORE Feature April 2014

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