The delightfully eccentric gardens of Roseburg are founded on the remains of a 16th century castle, occupying a limestone ridge in foothills of the Harz. The site was acquired in 1905 by the architect Bernhard Sehring (1855-1941), who began to turn it into a true folly loosely modeled as a mock medieval fortification including turrets, drawbridges and 1600 meters of perimeter wall with embrasures. Later additions expanded the gardens across the site, were elements of renaissance, mannerist…
New England Lighthouse | Visible Light Pictures
New England Lighthouse spiral staircase. Hand held, seven-frame HDR exposure. I had a rare and unexpected opportunity to gain entrance to this lighthouse on private property along the New England coastline. No time for any sort of elaborate set-up, just a series of quick, high-speed bracketed bursts. I am honoring the owner's request to not reveal the exact location of the property.
Pools and Water Features
Look, it's a pond! A fountain! A waterfall! This photo gallery from HGTV Gardens shows you the dynamic effect water features can have on your landscape design.
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Castle Rising, Entrance to the Keep
Castle rising was built around 1140 by the Norman lord William D'Albini. The impressive keep and surrounding earthworks survive to this day. Castle Rising was home to Queen Isabella, the mother of Edward III, after her part in the murder of her husband Edward II in 1328. Since 1544 the castle has been owned by the Howard family, decendents of William D'Albini. Claim to Fame: Used by a Flickr member as a background for a wedding couple. Unfortunately the photo is no longer available on…
Make a Master Plan In Your Backyard Woods
Why should I plan? Your backyard woods is like a garden that needs to be tended to get the best results. By weeding, adding new trees and shrubs, managing insects and diseases, and harvesting products, you’ll help nature create the backyard woods that meets your needs and wants. Even if you are contented with your backyard woods today, it will change over time. As trees and the associated plants sprout, grow, and die, other plants and wildlife will replace some of the trees and wildlife you…
Forest III by SafetyInNumbness on DeviantArt
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Small artificial canal called levada, part of an ancient irrigation system, flowing through a temperate primary forest called laurisilva, Madeira Stock Photo 4201-76751 : Superstock
Stock Photo 4201-76751: Download Small artificial canal called levada, part of an ancient irrigation system, flowing through a temperate primary forest called laurisilva, Madeira Stock Photos. Search over 12 million royalty free images and rights managed stock photography