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A new adventure - back in time #21

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 22 December 2017 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

The Beamish North of England Open Air Museum is without doubt the greatest and biggest museum experience in North East England. Less than 25 minutes drive from South Shields every building in this museum has been sourced, catalogued, taken apart brick and brick, each part numbered, then rebuilt and reconstituted in an open air environment where everyone can walk around in the past. They have towns, villages, churches, mines, shops, farms, manor halls, a railway station, goods yard, and public transport. All of the old vehicles are lovingly restored and maintained on site in perfect working order, this place needs at least two or three visits to take it all in.

All of the pictures were shot very recently and then I attempted to age and fade them, and even damage them to recreate an authentic early 1900s feel. I hope you enjoy this series.

A further view into the sweet shop where cinder toffee, truffles, black bullets, and chocolate éclairs were selling very well.

PENTAX K100D 3/10 second F/5.6 ISO 200 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Indeed, ...real back in time.

22 Dec 2017 11:46am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bel effet

22 Dec 2017 2:54pm

mohammad from isfahan, Iran

Glass of cans ، coffee beans and delicious meal trays make me have an appetite,
The color change that contributed to the color of the Curly forgrownd butterfly to its old and midnight state.

22 Dec 2017 7:06pm

STEED from D, France

This one's so near of perfection !!!!! I Love !!!!! *****

23 Dec 2017 6:06pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Lovely and successful series. Nice one this one.

25 Dec 2017 1:27pm

3/10 second
ISO 200
27 mm (35mm equiv.)