Heavenly Flowers

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A vase of mixed flowers standing on a windowsill, in Bonchurch Old Church, looking towards a small arch window.
This is the famous 'Old Church' thought to have been built on the site of a Saxon Church 1000 years ago by Monks from the Abbey of Lyra, Normandy.
Thanks for looking :)


Jas - Oct 29, 2009 06:49 PM EDT
Thank you for your positive comment Surya. :)
SuryaManohar - Oct 15, 2009 09:13 PM EDT
Very artistic... great shot.
Jas - Apr 30, 2008 01:10 PM EDT
Thank you Vicki and Paul for your lovely comments on my photo'. I really appreciate it. :)
PaulGray - Apr 29, 2008 03:33 PM EDT
Jas, This is really nice, a beautiful mixture of the old and new centuries. Paul
TravlynWomyn - Apr 29, 2008 12:38 PM EDT
Jas, this is beautiful. The bright flowers are the perfect accessory to the wonderful stonework of Old Church. THanks for the interesting information too. Great framing too. Vicki
Jas - Apr 29, 2008 06:12 AM EDT
Glad you liked it Alandra. If ever you visit, we'll take you to this pretty little church. Am sure you'd love to see it. :)
alandrapal - Apr 28, 2008 05:29 AM EDT
well, all I can say is that I agree with all the other comments, as everyone else has said it so well. Lovely, Jas! Charming.
Jas - Mar 29, 2008 06:30 PM EDT
Thank you Anne for your lovely comments on Heavenly Flowers. Yes, I'm sure the Monks were very devoted when building this serene House of God. I think the first windows were made during the 13th Century. Thanks for viewing. :)
anne - Mar 29, 2008 02:32 PM EDT
How very beautiful - the flowers as well as the Old Church. I can just FEEL the devotion of the Monks as they built their house of Worship, adding the beautifuly crossed panes of window. I don't know when the glass windows came into being. They seem to be old also.
Jas - Mar 29, 2008 09:21 AM EDT
Thanks Carol, Janice, Mary and Karen for taking the time to look at this photo. Am so glad you all like this image; it really caught my eye when I was looking round the old church. I think it was they way the light came through the window and seemed to reflect the yellow colour, in the daffodils, on to the wall. :)
Karen Moen - Mar 29, 2008 03:43 AM EDT
The natural lighting and textures make a wonderful frame for the colorful bouquet. Beautiful composition.
marysham - Mar 28, 2008 09:04 PM EDT
Jas, a gorgeous image of flowers on the windowsill of the church. I like the stone work. Window shots are one of my favorite things to photo.
sparkle1103 - Mar 28, 2008 04:26 PM EDT
Jas just beautiful. I love the way it is sitting in the window and how the light reflects off of it with the stained glass style window behind it. Just lovely
shutterbug - Mar 28, 2008 10:35 AM EDT
Great composition, the flowers stand right out. Very pretty! Carol
Jas - Mar 28, 2008 09:33 AM EDT
Hi Talsi, Don, Chriss and Cindy. Thanks so much for viewing and leaving your very nice comments here. I really appreciate it and am so glad you all liked the Heavenly Flowers. :)
Cindy - Mar 28, 2008 05:23 AM EDT
You have a wonderful image here for us to view, so nice and peaceful looking. :)
chriss35 - Mar 28, 2008 04:04 AM EDT
What a lovely image and the frame is just right, well done Sis.:)
donwrob - Mar 28, 2008 02:53 AM EDT
Very nice composition Jas! I really like the frame in a frame in a frame thing going on. It grabs your hand and pulls you to the beautiful flowers. Great job! Don
talsi - Mar 27, 2008 09:35 PM EDT
Lovely image

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