Scenes From an English Country House

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Lakes

Windermere

Lakes

House by the Lake

Cee

Tower

I used InfranView to edit this photo, my first use of it. I’m working my way through different software and I’ve had a good run with PaintShop and not so much fun with RawTherapee.

One Word Sunday

North Yorkshire

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Green

When I want green I head into the Northumberland National Park.

Part of this week’s photo challenge.

Henry VIII

St George’s Cross

Worn but still flying, this is the flag of England.  The flag dates back to the time of the crusades and is the emblem of the patron saint of England.   St. George was a Roman soldier, a dragon slayer and possibly a Moor, whose tales of heroism led to his adoption by the military orders who fought in the holy land.