Thursday, April 19, 2012

Long Limbed Oak

Live Oak, White Point Gardens, Charleston, SC  © Doug Hickok
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White Point Gardens is home to rows of long limbed live oaks and blooming azaleas. It also frames picturesque antebellum mansions which overlook the peaceful greenspace. The gardens are one of the best spots in town to enjoy a sunny Spring afternoon.

15 comments:

  1. Spacer po tak pięknie wiosennym miejscu to byłaby prawdziwa przyjemność.Pozdrawiam
    A stroll around Spring so beautiful place it would be a real pleasure. Yours.

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  2. beautiful light and framing, love how the building is seen through the branches

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  3. An image that reminds me of the movie Gone with the wind. Same type of planting and decor, the South in all its beauty

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  4. I like the way the tree seems to want to catch the house. Excellent!
    Have a nice day.

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  5. Looks beautiful Doug. No wonder it's the place to go on a sunny afternoon.

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  6. Oaks are arguably my favourite trees. Perfect frame for the gorgeous house.

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  7. Wonderful shot and interest in the image.

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  8. Oak trees are so quintessentially English. :)

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  9. Hmm! I missed this one, tool

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  10. It's an idyllic spot, splendidly shot.

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  11. I love the meandering limbs--they very effectively draw our eyes to this beautiful mansion. Again, what a town you live in!

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  12. beautiful location it is really and enchanting place

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  13. Love your composition here Doug! ;-)

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