Front gardens 8, Esbjerg, Denmark 2012

Karin Ott

Will you look at those shapes and layers of sage green?


Front gardens 1, Esbjerg, Denmark 2012

Karin Ott

Let me introduce this new series: While I live in Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, my mother-in-law lives in Esbjerg, a mere 3 hour drive away. But it is a drive straight across the country and more things than you’d think are different.

One of the differences is the love of front gardens in my MIL’s neighbourhood. I have to admit that Peter and I usually get a laugh out of looking at them, and during our Christmas break I decided to photograph these frontgardens. The result might surprise you as it did me.