Fountains Abbey at Dusk - Greetings Card - Image © Garry Ridsdale
"Timing was crucial in this image. The sun had set in the west turning the sky a deep orange, and in harmony with the floodlit ruins of the Abbey which are reflected in the River Skell. There was just enough ambient light to capture the flow of the river bank on the right hand side which curves into the frame. The silhouetted figure of a monk walking right to left was perhaps too much to hope for!"