the good in greyness….

There’s nothing like a grey January morning for sucking the joy from the marrow whilst making one a mirror image of  it. A memory comes to mind of a curvy grey zinc bar laden with well made Martinis and a conversation with an erudite Australian photographer friend in which I’m quizzed on the meaning of the word “enervation” which I mistakenly believe to signify excitement. This dull drained morning defines that word with meticulous precision. I need light; we need light. In my case the need is not great enough to go to an airport. A walk down the lane reveals grey to be good.

About Food,Photography & France

Photographer and film maker living in France. After a long career in London, my wife and I have settled in the Vendee, where we run residential digital photography courses with a strong gastronomic flavour.
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13 Responses to the good in greyness….

  1. Mad Dog says:

    I like the sound of that bar!

  2. Ardys says:

    Love those textures. Some cloud here would be welcome, to block the heat, will trade some sun and warmth for a few grey days…

  3. lulu says:

    I like the idea of the martini better than the shutters!

  4. Conor Bofin says:

    A lovely bit of brevity Roger,
    I hope 2019 is being kind to you.

  5. catterel says:

    Unmistakably French curtains – I have visions of the mill that produces them …

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