Fittingly hiding in a dark and dripping gorge this remarkable gargoyle seems a vision from the underworld. Though only a stone’s throw from a major footpath these landscapes are, to us, the fascinating ones – rich in imaginitive  interpretations…

Location and conditions

Esk Falls, Upper Eskdale

grey skies, cold, windy

Technical notes

camera: Toyo 10×8 field camera

lens: 450mm Nikkor lens

exposure: 4sec. f64

film: fuji velvia RVP 10×8