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Botanic Gardens Today

January 30, 2013

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We’re having wonderful weather at the moment – very settled and sunny and it’s supposed to last that way most of the week. I was in need of a break from my work so I took myself off to the botanic gardens for a walk and to take in the splendour. I never tire of the gardens, as something is always different, or I see something in a new ‘light’ so to speak!

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A very still pond by the native tree section. Not long after I took this photo, I duck swum up and made lots of ripples in the water. Reflection was gone. It was stunning in real life.

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There were sprinklers on all over the gardens today and in my eagerness to get some interesting shots I managed to get a bit wet! I’ve not mastered the ‘sprinkler’ photo it seems, so they didn’t make the cut.

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Published on Wednesday, January 30th, 2013, under Gardens and Parks

2 Responses to “Botanic Gardens Today”

  1. marygems says:

    stunning- thanks.
    My son regularly walks in these gardens and I always love to walk there with him when I visit from Wellington.