Malahide Castle

© Patricia Ronan

Malahide Castle

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 03, 2008

Terrific comp and lighting - Nice work Patricia! Jeff #1045697

Joseph N. DiGilio December 03, 2008

Well, this answers all my questions and then some. Beautiful image, Patricia. That sky and the castle are outrageous especially in the late afternoon light.
A family by the name of Talbot lived next door to us where I grew up in Queens County NY. I wonder if they were related? #6846429

Nancy (Peaches) Harker December 03, 2008

Beauuuuutiful capture Patricia, love that sky.
No castles around here, would love to see a real one some day. #6846770

Kerry Hill December 03, 2008

Beautiful capture, Patricia! great lighting and lovely colour!! #6846837

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe December 03, 2008

Beautiful image and a lovely sky! #6846861

Michelle Alton December 03, 2008

Great image,Patricia. It just shouts, "Eire!" #6846878

Joan Powell December 03, 2008

a beautiful scene , a nice history lesson . Slante ! #6846998

Stefania Barbier level-addict December 03, 2008

how spectacular... magnificent! #6847470

Max Aureli December 03, 2008

Ho my God... Patricia!!! This is so fantastic!! Love the light, the beautiful colors, the clarity and great framing on the castle!!! Beautiful capture, my friend!!! #6847702

ROLAN NARMAN December 04, 2008

Fantastic capture Patricia! Wonderful colors and details! Makes me wanna go to Ireland! I love castles! #6847800

Tiia Vissak December 04, 2008

very beautiful! #6849901

John Connolly December 04, 2008

What a magnificient old castle Patricia! You captured this at a wonderful time of day, your composition, lighting and color are really outstanding!
I hope we get to see some interior shots from inside this building! #6850517

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe December 04, 2008

Very beautiful capture and image, Patricia! Excellent color, clarity, detail and thanks for the background history! Outstanding!!....Denny #6850731

Patricia Ronan December 04, 2008

Thanks so much everyone for your comments:) #6851660

Sam Britt December 04, 2008

Beautiful castle, great image, Patricia. Looks a little spooky. #6852025

Melissa McCabe December 09, 2008

Gorgeous with that sky and evening light, how lucky you are to live so close!! : ) -mm #6872826

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aperture,f 2.9, shutter,1/180.
Took this image a couple of years ago.
Joseph's comment on my image yesterday prompted me to post this.
Malahide Castle is about 2 miles from where I live just outside Dublin. It was a private home to the Talbot family for almost 800 years. Since 1976 it is owned by the state. It is set in 250 acres of land. A lovely place for a relaxing stroll, The grounds and castle craft shop and restraunt are free to the public, there is a charge to take a tour of the castle.

Exif: F Number: 2.9, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/1800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 12.00 mm, Model: FinePix S7000

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