Fences? My first reaction was that I avoid fences in my photography, and now that we’ve moved into a neighbourhood without them, I will not be able to participate. Then, I revisited old photographs, and what do you know? Fences!
The featured image is a garden gate at the Butchart Botanical Gardens in Victoria, B.C. The sign says ‘Private’ which is a disappointment. There is something so alluring about a garden gate.
Further up the island is the Cathedral Grove. The fences here are to keep visitors on the path and protect the wildlife. I hardly noticed the rails as the eye is drawn upward.
Eclectic fencing converts this parking lot into an intimate patio for pub-goers in Apache Junction, AZ.
While looking for fences, I came across this photograph, taken in Joshua Tree RV Park, California. It even inspired a poem:
(Thank you to Leya for hosting this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: Fences.)