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#1 Loakesy

 
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Posted 28 January 2006 - 12:58 PM

I wonder if I may be so bold as to suggest a light-hearted competition, for which there is no prize other than the joy of winning or losing.

The title is "The view from my window".
There are two catagories: 1. The best, most picturesque view, and 2. The worst, most dreary view.

here's my entry for the worst view. This is the view I have of the Barking Fly-over, and a rather attractive pylon, from my office window! Enjoy!

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Posted 28 January 2006 - 13:53 PM

..here's my entry for the worst view. This is the view I have of the Barking Fly-over, and a rather attractive pylon..

:D :D :D
great Andy! :D

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Posted 28 January 2006 - 14:32 PM

Hi Andy
Thats nice,you do have a tree though 8)
Bye for now julian

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Posted 28 January 2006 - 14:53 PM

Holy moly that's such a great view!

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Posted 28 January 2006 - 16:06 PM

oh god i feel fed up already !

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Posted 28 January 2006 - 16:26 PM

I think we have a winner already!

Do you live in a lockup on an industrial estate? :D

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Posted 28 January 2006 - 17:32 PM

I think we have a winner already!


Aww Shucks! Thanks Alexis! Let's get a few more entries first tho'! :D

Do you live in a lockup on an industrial estate? :lol:


This is the view from my prestigeous Scene of Crime Office of the North East London Branch of the Flying Squad!

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Posted 28 January 2006 - 23:27 PM

Hi Andy,
Nice view, very inspiring!! S'pose it stops you looking out the window for to long whilst at work!

Here's the view from my house:
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I can watch people ruining a nice walk by chasing a small white ball around a large open space!

:-)
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Posted 29 January 2006 - 00:38 AM

Here's a couple of my favorites from last year...

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I'd say that's a hard act to follow :)

Trev. HERE! :lol:

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Posted 29 January 2006 - 00:38 AM

I work on a mountain so, technically, my office doesn't have any windows. Am I still eligible for competition entry??????

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Posted 29 January 2006 - 01:05 AM

Neither the best, most picturesque view nor the worst, most dreary view. Just a few shots showing the front and backyard. Photos taken through flywire hence the strange effect of the squares.

First, the front yard- very unappealing, dry and inhospitable (though slightly greenish due to last nights downpour).
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The backyard. The back fence area is mine, the rest of the yard belongs to the kids and cats. The glasshouse on the left is obscured by the trees.
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Posted 29 January 2006 - 03:43 AM

It's nice to get an idea of your setup from this perspective. Nice pics and nice neighborhood, Sean.

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Posted 29 January 2006 - 05:01 AM

Loakesy....sincere condolences :lol:

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Posted 29 January 2006 - 07:36 AM

Hello
The view from my window".
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Regards Alexander

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Posted 29 January 2006 - 07:38 AM

Beautiful backyard Alexander. Beats the crap out of mine. Not too keen on the snow though.

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Posted 29 January 2006 - 08:05 AM

My view front of the house
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Backside
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My best friends :lol:
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No fresh water at the moment
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Posted 29 January 2006 - 09:27 AM

Trev - great view!! If that's the view from your window I'm very jealous!!

Ian306 - If it's the from your work space, I'm sure we could consider it!

Jules - I'm always far too busy to stare out of the window! :lol:

Keep 'em coming guys and gals!

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Posted 29 January 2006 - 12:07 PM

Hello :D !


Loakesy, you sure are a lucky man! It looks like happiness and bliss are not so hard to achieve after all! :lol: :lol:

Fischermans, i do adore your garden. It's clearly a good place to wander.

Oh... Trev, you're out of competition 'gasp!' It's beautiful and stunning!


Well, here are some pictures taken at the middle of last summer:

- This is a view of my backyard, from a south east window;


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-and this is a view of the frontyard.

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We had many downpours last summer - more than usual, i think (i live in north of France).
So, as you may guess, the garden appreciated it very much.


Have a good day :lol: !

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Posted 29 January 2006 - 12:56 PM

This is a very blurred picture of the view from my bedroom window last summer, made more interesting by the Drosophyllum in the foreground!

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Posted 02 February 2006 - 20:24 PM

My window's view.

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