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Castles and Palaces


Dunguaire Castle

Dunguaire Castle in Kinvarra, Ireland. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Dunguaire Castle

Location:  Dungory East, Kinvara, Co. Galway, Ireland

GPS: 53.142004, -8.925933

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG HSM

Date: August, 13, 2015, 8:27pm

Exif: 50mm, f/1.4, ISO 100, 1/500 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Doune Castle

Doune Castle, Doune, Scotland

Doune Castle in Doune, Scotland. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Doune Castle

Location:  Castle Hill, Doune FK16 6EA, Scotland

GPS: 56.185194, -4.049948

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM

Date: September 17, 2016, 5:44pm

Exif: 24mm, f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/200 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Blackness Castle

Blackness Castle, Blackness, Scotland

Blackness Castle in Blackness, Scotland. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Blackness Castle

Location: Blackness, Linlithgow EH49 7NH, Scotland

GPS: 56.005927, -3.516184

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM

Dte: September 18, 2016, 6:54pm

Exif: 55mm, f/8.0, ISO 250, 1/50 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Dunnottar Castle

Dunnottar Castle in Stonehaven, Scotland. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Castle Stairs

Location:  Stonehaven AB39 2TL, UK

GPS: 56.945718, -2.197178

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: EF16-35mm f/4L IS USM

Date: September 19, 2016, 6:15pm

Exif: 16mm, f/8, ISO 100, 1/40 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Eilean Donan Castle

Eilean Donan Castle at Loch Duich, Dornie, Scotland

Eilean Donan Castle at Loch Duich, Dornie, Scotland. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Eilean Donan Castle

Location:  Dornie, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8DX, Scotland

GPS: 57.273907, -5.516185

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: EF16-35mm f/4L IS USM

Date: September 23, 2016, 3:07pm

Exif: 21mm, f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/100 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Eltz Castle

Eltz Castle (Burg Eltz) in Wierschem, Germany. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Castle Stairs

Location:  Burg Eltz, 56294 Wierschem, Germany

GPS: 50.205090, 7.336612

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: EF16-35mm f/4L IS USM

Date: October 3, 2017, 3:42pm

Exif: 35mm, f/8, ISO 100, 1/80 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Linn Castle

Linn Castle in Krefeld, Germany

Linn Castle (Burg Linn) in Krefeld, Germany. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Burg Linn, lake view

Location:  Rheinbabenstraße 85, 47809 Krefeld, Germany

GPS: 51.333109, 6.634647

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM

Date: October 31, 2017, 1:51pm

Exif: 28mm, f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/160 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Moritzburg Palace

Moritzburg Palace in Dresden, Germany. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Schloss Moritzburg

Location: Schloßallee, 01468 Moritzburg, Germany

GPS: 51.167309, 13.679474

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS

Filter: B+W ND3.0 1000x

Date: May 8, 2015, 11:33am

Exif: 32mm, f/11, ISO 100, 30 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Veynau Castle

Veynau Castle in Euskirchen, Germany. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Burg Veynau

Location: Burg Veynau 1, 53881 Euskirchen, Germany

GPS: 50.639081, 6.718099

Camera: Canon EOS M6

Lens: Canon EF-M15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM

Date: April 6, 2019, 12:41pm

Exif: 15mm, f/8, ISO 100, 1/500 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Benrath Palace

Benrath Palace in Düsseldorf, Germany. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Schloss Benrath

Location: Benrather Schloßallee, 40597 Düsseldorf, Deutschand

GPS: 51.155496, 6.870502

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS

Filter: B+W ND3.0 1000x

Date: November 26, 2017, 2:15pm

Exif: 73mm, f/8, ISO 100, 30 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

St Michael's Mount

St Michael's Mount, Marazion, Cornwall, England, GB

St Michael's Mount in Marazion, England. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: St Michel's Mount

Location: Leys Ln, Marazion TR17 0AG, England 

GPS 50.123002, -5.472814

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Lens: Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM

Date: September 10, 2019  9:03pm

Exif: 35mm, f/8.0, ISO 100, 2.0 sec. 

© Christian Twehues

Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle, Dorset, England, GB

Corfe Castle in Dorset, England. 

 

Link: Wikipedia

 

Photo: 

Title: Corfe Castle

Location: 11 East St, Corfe Castle, Wareham BH20 5ED, England

GPS 50.639212, -2.056744

Camera: Canon EOS M6

Lens: Canon EF-M15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM

Date: September 24, 2019  4:49pm

Exif: 42mm, f/8.0, ISO 100, 1/125 sec. 

© Christian Twehues


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