Raw Earth Galleries

"It seems to me that the natural world is the greatest source of excitement; the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living." - David Attenborough. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

Animalia

"Animals have these advantages over man: They have no theologians to instruct them, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills." - Voltaire. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

17 images

Destinations

"It's not the destination that matters. It's the change of scene." - Brian Eno. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

43 images

Fungi

"All mushrooms are edible; but some only once.” - Croatian proverb. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

23 images

Naturescapes

"And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything." - William Shakespeare. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

83 images

Patterns

"Life forms illogical patterns. It is haphazard and full of beauties which I try to catch as they fly by, for who knows whether any of them will ever return?" - Margot Fonteyn. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

23 images

Plantae

"I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars." - Walt Whitman. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

126 images

Relics

"Any relic of the dead is precious, if they were valued living." - Emily Bronte. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

20 images

Structures

"Buildings, too, are children of Earth and Sun." - Frank Lloyd Wright. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

20 images

Transformations

"Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are." - Bertolt Brecht. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

14 images

Working

"A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened." - Albert Camus. All images copyright 2006 - 2015 by Lee Paules.

7 images