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Another Busy Day at Calke…

Clearly not all the kids have gone back to school today….still there is enough space at Calke Abbey to find some more deserted locations.

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Project LV One – Day 347 – Camera on Calke

Today I visited one of my favourite places in the whole wide world (just a touch of hyperbole I know but who cares?) – Calke Abbey.  I was told a story many years ago that one of my less than … Continue reading

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Calke Abbey – Part 2

This is the final images from this afternoons walk around Calke Abbey. Simon Marchini Web: http://WWW.simonmarchini.co.uk

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Calke Abbey – Part 1

So another day another test – this time at Calke Abbey which is a wonderful National Trust property and park on the Leicestershire/Derbyshire border. If I thought the light was pretty awful yesterday well this was even worse, apart from … Continue reading

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Another stab at Calke Abbey

In truth there are a number of things not quite right with this photograph – but I quite like it. Simon Marchini Web: http://WWW.simonmarchini.co.uk

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Calke Abbey

Having spent a wonderful spring morning wondering around the parkland at Calke Abbey I thought it would be fun to put together a little album of images I’ve made in the past at Calke. Some I believe I’ve posted before … Continue reading

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Calke Abbey

Another wonderful day at Calke – not too many photo ops – the light was too harsh.Simon Marchini Web: http://WWW.simonmarchini.co.uk Continue reading

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Calke Abbey in the spring – there are far worse places to be.

A wonderful spring morning greeted us at Calke Abbey. It was a little overcast but warm with lovely fresh breeze – perfection. The first port of call was the lambing. Calke Abbey is a huge tract of land which has a sheep roaming. The sheep are bro… Continue reading

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Calke Abbey – like entering the world of Peter Rabbit

As you explore the old gardens of Calke Abbey you half expect to bump into Mr McGregor as he tries to fend off Peter Rabbit. This feeling was doubly so when you explore the old potting sheds with their collection of pots and ancient gardening equi… Continue reading

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Time is a funny old thing…

  So that was 2019 and of course the second decade of the 21st century.   We should all go out and celebrate and rejoice – hurrah!   Of course as I write this on New Years’ Eve over half of the … Continue reading

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