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Angel of the North

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 2 December 2019 in Art & Design.

and so we leave Northumberland and heading south, stop off to see the Angel. Mrs G stares up at him

Canon EOS 1000D 1/400 second F/11.0 ISO 200 18 mm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I've not seen The Angel for real . . must be quite something.

2 Dec 2019 6:54am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Un jour il a porté un sacré maillot
JP

2 Dec 2019 8:01am

JPA from Paris, France

belle envergure!! amts

2 Dec 2019 8:38am

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

What a giant one !!!!

2 Dec 2019 9:34am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

There are many people who did not like this when it first went up but I think that it is great. I have seen it many times. Excellent picture. 5*

2 Dec 2019 9:44am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

oh génial comme des ailes

2 Dec 2019 9:53am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Impressionnant! Très bien vu !

2 Dec 2019 10:32am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Great to see !

2 Dec 2019 11:36am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

What great to see

2 Dec 2019 12:18pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Great!! Can imagine the height of the Angel.
Well...did He grant her a wish ?

2 Dec 2019 3:12pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wow...Impressiv !!

2 Dec 2019 4:21pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle ampleur des ailes fantastique ange et statue sueprbe
Belle soirée

2 Dec 2019 4:59pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Awesome!

2 Dec 2019 5:14pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Wow! What a stunning sculpture in its grand scale as compared to Mrs. G!! I love that dynamic sky.

2 Dec 2019 6:57pm

@Steven: Even more so compared to the person on the hill by it. But we must remember size isn't everything :)

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Huge monument.

2 Dec 2019 7:33pm

Jeff & Pat from Pembroke Dock, ! Wales !, United Kingdom

Any plans for a Harp ??? . and a Cloud ..

2 Dec 2019 8:28pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Having Mrs. G in the shot gives us some perspective as to the size of the Angel

3 Dec 2019 12:06am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Nicely shot. I got to tour the north of England and seeing the Angel of the North is almost overwhelming. So beautiful.

3 Dec 2019 1:07am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

wow - a real contrast in scale

3 Dec 2019 1:15am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

i can't get over the enormity

3 Dec 2019 1:20am

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Canon EOS 1000D
1/400 second
F/11.0
ISO 200
18 mm

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