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Old Skin, Young Memory

yewbark1, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. You can see just how dark and alive the yew forest was from this shot. It’s impossible not to stroke the branches like this one. They’re incredibly strong, and they don’t seem cold somehow. The … Continue reading

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Yew Songs

yewbark8, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. The few shots I took of yew bark have convinced me that I have got to take more. This was shot on Fuji slide film, which fortunately caught the glimpse of deep red at the … Continue reading

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Kingley View

kingleyvaleview3, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. Long trudging through rain-sodden forest track and one cranky, cold little Praktica led to this view. Perhaps the camera felt the effects of this visual tonic, because it behaved beautifully while I tried to minimize … Continue reading

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Spineless Thorns

QEpark51, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. Thorns are – for me anyway – the lonely stalkers of nature. They lie in wait to hurt anything or anyone that meets them. Though most of their existence is spent hurting nothing and no … Continue reading

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Dear Shadow

QEpark33, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. Sunset seemed to cling to this forest for an unusually long time – probably aided by reflection on the broad canopy of gold leaves. I was literally able to turn my back and shoot a … Continue reading

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