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"Set in the beautiful Cotswolds, Miserden Estate has a proud history stretching back many hundreds of years. The 17th centry Manor House stands high overlooking the Golden Valley and is at the heart of a thriving Estate and Village Community.
Miserden is located close to Cirencester, Gloucester, Cheltenham and Stroud." (

You can go for wonderful walks in the park as well as visit the gardens of Miserden Park are open from April to September and buy some plants/flowers. The village is lovely with lots of beautiful cottages and some splendid views which at the moment are full of colours.

Yesterday, as it was such a lovely sunny day, I went to the village of Miserden for a walk in the park to see the Autumn colours and the lake. On the way, the Manor House at the top of the hill surrounded by those wonderful colours and the lovely triangle of green grass shining in the morning caught my eye. So here it is: f16 1/30th polarising filter, monopod, zoom at 23mm, natural morning light.

Thank you for the positive comments on the previous uploads on Gloucestershire.
Hoping you enjoy this new photo. Thank you for stopping by and leaving a comment or critique.

Have a good evening,


Tags: Architecture Gloucestershire Landscape and travel Miserden estate

Voters: dven, Badgerfred, AnneWorner and 28 more

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7 Nov 2007 6:22PM
Lovely image Jean-Noel, nice light and colour,

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AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
7 Nov 2007 6:25PM
I've been looking at this, wondering if it would look good with the strong shadow area at the front cropped away, but decided that it adds something special to it. The comp has a great lead in, but I like how the different areas of the photo: grass, woods and shadow, create pleasing triangular shapes. Works for me.
SRSmith 10 1 United States
7 Nov 2007 6:29PM
I like how both the shadow and the meadow seem to flow thru the image, almost like a watercourse. Superb composition on this, Jean.
cantona43 Plus
12 924 4 England
7 Nov 2007 7:00PM
Beautiful shot wonderful colours and light nice use of the foreground shadow
mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.1k 1740 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2007 7:03PM
Very strong composition, the shadow adds so much to this.
Maiwand 10 3 73 England
7 Nov 2007 7:39PM
Fantastic show of autumn colour in those trees Jean. Wonderful capture.
helenlinda Plus
10 344 22 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2007 7:46PM
Full of triangles
Great shot
gerrymac 10 10 1 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2007 8:45PM
You have captured the real beauty of this spot Jean-Noel,a beautiful Autumn image
derekv 10 3 England
7 Nov 2007 9:55PM
Beautiful colours and composition, Jean-Noel, great capture.
chrissd 11 304 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2007 5:23AM
lovely shot matey, nice one
JYBluesman 10 97
8 Nov 2007 10:56AM
Super composition, a great angle and autumn colours with the shadow helping the framing at the bottom. Jeff
Cormy 9 3 England
8 Nov 2007 12:01PM
Great shot.Beautful use of light and shade
riprap007 13 1.6k 37 England
8 Nov 2007 6:42PM
seems a strange place to plant those three trees! good colours here
microchip 10 1 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2007 7:08PM
Very pleasing I like how the green leads you to the house on the hill,Super Autumn shades,
Well done,
What a great looking view. Very nicely done!
phototime 11 8 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2007 10:10PM
Beautiful shot,love the autumn colours.

ShedMan 12 3 2 South Africa
9 Nov 2007 7:06AM
Wonderful shot, such a vast array of sharp, vivid colours - very nice indeed.

ChristineL 12 39 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2007 8:16AM
beautiful colours and a lovely composition,
GalleryGirl 10 4 2 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2007 1:31PM
Looks a super place. Lovely colours.
Marilyn x
bayleaf 10 8 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2007 1:33PM

Great series.

10 Nov 2007 10:44PM
Looks idyllic, JeanNoel. The thumbprint looked like an intriguing abstract.
Hop-A-Long 10 52 1 England
11 Nov 2007 1:40PM
Nice shot with some lovely colours.
Skinnyde 8 8 United Kingdom
20 Mar 2009 2:16PM
Some lovely photos of my home county Smile

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