Stirling Castle Scotland

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Stirling Castle Scotland from the King's knot. Multiple shades of Autumn coloured leaves on the trees with the castle behind

Stirling Castle Scotland

Stirling Castle Scotland from the Kings Knot. On the land below Stirling Castle, you will see an octagonal stepped, grassy mound which is the King's Knot also called the crown knot.

The King’s Knot is on the grounds of the ancient King’s Park, Crown property from at least the 1100s, where Scotland’s royalty partook in jousting, hawking and hunting. 

Around 1630, it was planted with box trees and ornamental hedges and formed part of a magnificent formal gardens.

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LocationStirling Castle from the Kings Knott
How to get hereTravel to Kings Knott - GPS position below
GPS position56°7'13" N 3°56'58" W
Where to parkOn street parking close to the Kings Knott
What to shootStirling Castle and the Autumn colours
When to shootAutumn - Image taken mid October @ 11 am on overcast day
CameraCanon 1Ds III
LensCanon EF 70-200mm f4 IS USM - @ 89mm
"f" stopf16
Shutter Speed1/4 sec

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Camera - Canon 5D IV -

Canon EF 70-200 mm F/4.0 L IS USM Lens -

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