Richard's Photo Gallery - Abbotsbury

St.Catherine, St.Catherine, lend me thine aid
And grant that I never may die an old maid.

Dedication of St.Catherine's chapel.

Wears Hill Location Wears Hill, Abbotsbury, Dorset
Date 2002 March 26th.
Camera Olympus OM2-SP
Lens Zuiko 50mm F1.8 +pl filt
Exposure 1/125 @ F16
Film Kodak Gold 400 ISO

You can make out the chapel towards the left of the picture here, which also shows most of Chesil Beach and the Isle of Portland.

St.Catherine's chapel Location Sub-tropical gardens, Abbotsbury, Dorset
Date 2002 March 26th.
Camera Olympus OM2-SP
Lens Centon 500mm f8
Exposure 1/500
Film Kodak Gold 400 ISO

There's a better view of the chapel from Abbotsbury Gardens;

Camelia japonica 'Cardinals Cap' Location Sub-tropical gardens, Abbotsbury, Dorset
Date 2002 March 26th.
Camera Olympus OM2-SP
Lens Miranda 28mm F2.8
Exposure 1/60 @ F11
Film Kodak Gold 400 ISO

where the climate favours early flowering shrubs such as camelias

White Magnolia x Veitchii 'Isca' Location Sub-tropical gardens, Abbotsbury, Dorset
Date 2002 March 26th.
Camera Olympus OM2-SP
Lens Zuiko 50mm F1.8
Exposure 1/125 @ F11
Film Kodak Gold 400 ISO

and magnolias.


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