Channelling the Delavals

By mrswoolybill
Seaton Delaval Hall is fully open again, after the National Trust's biggest ever restoration project.
The Hall was designed by Sir John Vanbrugh (Blenheim, Castle Howard...) for the Delaval family, who had a reputation for playing practical jokes.
The restoration has kept their spirit alive. The replanted South East Garden has distorted mirror features hidden off the beaten track, to surprise visitors.
There will be more uploads...
Thanks for looking,
Moira

Tags: Reflection Reflections Garden Black and white Specialist and abstract Landscape and travel Seaton Delaval Hall

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Comments


bliba Plus
17 1 2 Austria
1 Jul 2022 7:25AM
a fine capture
cats_123 Plus
19 5.1k 31 Northern Ireland
1 Jul 2022 7:57AM
What a great idea😁
James124 Plus
8 63 54 Portugal
1 Jul 2022 8:08AM
Needed a good look to work out this one Moira. Well seen, and seems like a garden Id like (although unfortunately Im not likely to visit).
James
davyskid 6 2 Scotland
1 Jul 2022 8:10AM
Great find super mono Moira.Wink
Davy
franken Plus
20 5.6k 4 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2022 8:35AM
Interesting, Moira.

Ken.
AlfieK Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2022 8:40AM
Confusing until I read your description. Good mono image, Moira.
Alfie
1 Jul 2022 9:13AM
What is in front is behind you, Moira.
That's how quickly time passes these days. Wink

John Smile
1 Jul 2022 9:30AM
Now pick a Reality, any Reality... look at it then place it back in the pack...
TrevBatWCC Plus
14 13 19 England
1 Jul 2022 10:55AM
Had me guessing! Well seen and captured, Moira 😃👍🏻
Trev 😀
mac Plus
21 14 Scotland
1 Jul 2022 12:44PM
I thought it was a splice-and-join image, until reading your notes. Good tones, Moira.
Ian
saltireblue Plus
12 13.5k 84 Norway
1 Jul 2022 3:04PM
Looks like it is from a film camera where something went wrong with the wind-on mechanism...
Chinga Plus
12 112 3 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2022 3:58PM
Such a good shot. Visually very appealing...
Isabel GrinGrin

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