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"Captivating Silhouettes

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Sunset at Glastonbury Tor, Somerset

Sunset at Glastonbury Tor, Somerset
An atmospheric sunset at Glastonbury Tor, Somerset. Date: 20th century

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Northern lights

Northern lights. The Northern Lights are created as electrically charged particles from the Solar wind are pulled in toward the magnetic poles by the Earths magnetic field

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: British soldiers 1917

British soldiers 1917
Men of the East Yorkshire regiment, silhouetted, make their way around shell craters at Frezenberg, during the Third Battle of Ypres

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Sunrise at the Clyde Arc (Squinty Bridge), Pacific Quay, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Sunrise at the Clyde Arc (Squinty Bridge), Pacific Quay, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Firefighters standing by during the Blitz, London in WWII LFB150

Firefighters standing by during the Blitz, London in WWII LFB150
Firefighters standing by during the Blitz, London -- in the early hours of the morning, after a night of bombing

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Byron Bay, Clarks Beach at sunset, New South Wales, Australia, Pacific

Byron Bay, Clarks Beach at sunset, New South Wales, Australia, Pacific

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Meteor shower, artwork

Meteor shower, artwork
Meteor shower. Computer artwork of trees silhouetted against a meteor shower in the night sky. Meteor tracks, also known as falling or shooting stars

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Bayeux Tapestry known in France as La Tapisserie de la Reine Mathilde

Bayeux Tapestry known in France as La Tapisserie de la Reine Mathilde (Tapestry of Queen Mathilda), Bayeux, Normandy, France, Europe

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: The iconic Angel of the North statue silhouetted against an atmospheric sky

The iconic Angel of the North statue silhouetted against an atmospheric sky. The Angel, built on a a former colliery pit head bath site

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Engine house at Carn Galver tin mine, Cornwall

Engine house at Carn Galver tin mine, Cornwall
Engine house silhouetted against the sky at sunset at Carn Galver disused tin mine, near Bosigran, Cornwall. Date: 20th century

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: A tug boat passes under Southwark Bridge, London

A tug boat passes under Southwark Bridge, London
A tug boat passes under the newly re-opened Southwark Bridge on the Thames River in London, 1921. St Pauls Cathedral is seen silhouetted in the background. 1921

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Holy Island Causeway at sunrise, Lindisfarne, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

Holy Island Causeway at sunrise, Lindisfarne, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Cat - walking on ledge - Venice - Italy

Cat - walking on ledge - Venice - Italy
LA-8929 Cat - walking on ledge Venice - Italy Jean-Michel Labat Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only and may not be reproduced in anyway

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Mauna Kea telescopes and Milky Way

Mauna Kea telescopes and Milky Way. Silhouetted against a sunset glow are the Subaru Telescope (far left), the Keck I and II telescopes (centre left and centre)

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Salmon Fishing, Ridgepool, Ballina, Co Mayo, Ireland

Salmon Fishing, Ridgepool, Ballina, Co Mayo, Ireland

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Panorama of the Milky Way and lights of car trace at Stelvio Pass, Valtellina, Lombardy

Panorama of the Milky Way and lights of car trace at Stelvio Pass, Valtellina, Lombardy, Trentino Alto Adige, Italy, Europe

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Red Deer (Cervus elaphus) stag, walking in grass, silhouetted in mist at sunrise, Richmond Park

Red Deer (Cervus elaphus) stag, walking in grass, silhouetted in mist at sunrise, Richmond Park, London, England, October

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Aurora borealis

Aurora borealis seen over trees through a fish-eye lens, with an observer at far right. This light display (the northern lights) is seen in the night sky at high latitudes

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Sunset at Kynance Cove, The Lizard, Cornwall

Sunset at Kynance Cove, The Lizard, Cornwall. Date: circa 1970s

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Sunset at St Michaels Mount, Cornwall

Sunset at St Michaels Mount, Cornwall. Date: circa 1980s

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Crashing waves on Black Sand Beach, Iceland, Polar Regions

Crashing waves on Black Sand Beach, Iceland, Polar Regions

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Berlin, Germany - Brandenburg Gate in the late evening light

Berlin, Germany - Brandenburg Gate in the late evening light, casting the form into sharp silhuette relief against the last light of the day. Date: circa 1930s

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Milky Way over Scottish loch

Milky Way over Scottish loch
Milky Way, over Clatteringshaws Loch, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. The Milky Way, our galaxy seen from the inside, is the band of stars, nebulae and dust lanes running vertically across the sky

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Wind turbines

Wind turbines silhouetted at sunset. Wind turbines can be used to generate electricity from wind on a commercial scale. Wind power is an important environmentally-friendly alternative to fossil

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Jigsaw puzzle

Jigsaw puzzle. Silhouette of a hand holding the last piece of a jigsaw puzzle

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: A climber looks towards Mawenzi from near the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro at dawn

A climber looks towards Mawenzi from near the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro at dawn, Tanzania, East Africa, Africa

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus) adult, silhouetted on water at dusk, Martin Mere W. W. T

Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus) adult, silhouetted on water at dusk, Martin Mere W. W. T. Lancashire, England, February
Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus) adult, silhouetted on water at dusk, Martin Mere W.W.T. Lancashire, England, February

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Silhouetted British troops

Silhouetted British troops on the horizon

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Transporter Bridge, Newport, Gwent, Wales, United Kingdom, Europe

Transporter Bridge, Newport, Gwent, Wales, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Fishing boat moored off beach south of the city at sunset, Otres Beach, Sihanoukville

Fishing boat moored off beach south of the city at sunset, Otres Beach, Sihanoukville, Cambodia, Indochina, Southeast Asia, Asia

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Milky Way above Delicate Arch, Arches National Park, Moab, Grand County, Utah, United

Milky Way above Delicate Arch, Arches National Park, Moab, Grand County, Utah, United States of America, North America

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Swans - with ducks and geese - Martin Mere Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Lancashire, UK

Swans - with ducks and geese - Martin Mere Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Lancashire, UK
DAC-1358 Swans - with ducks and geese Martin Mere Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Lancashire, UK David Chapman Please note that prints are for personal display purposes only

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Silhouette of Seattle skyline with moon and Mount Rainier in distance, taken from Kerry Park

Silhouette of Seattle skyline with moon and Mount Rainier in distance, taken from Kerry Park, Seattle, Washington State, United States of America, North America

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Aurora borealis

Aurora borealis over trees by a river. This coloured light display (the northern lights) is visible in the night sky at high latitudes

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Black Swan

Black Swan
A very stylised airbrush painting by Malcolm Greensmith depicting a mysterious-looking Black Swan (Cygnus atratus) serenly swimming across dark, still waters, dark

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Wwi / Dogfight

Wwi / Dogfight
Many bi-planes, silhouetted against the sky, take part in an aerial dogfight

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Farmland of Auburn at sunrise, Washington State, United States of America, North America

Farmland of Auburn at sunrise, Washington State, United States of America, North America

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Headgear of Geevor Tin Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall

Headgear of Geevor Tin Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall, silhouetted against the sky. Work underground was stopped in April 1986. Date: circa 1980s

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Dead acacia trees silhouetted against sand dunes at Deadvlei, Namib-Naukluft Park

Dead acacia trees silhouetted against sand dunes at Deadvlei, Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia, Africa

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: 1950s LARGE NUMBER OF PEOPLE ICE SKATING ON WOLLMAN RINK CENTRAL PARK MANHATTAN NEW YORK CITY USA

1950s LARGE NUMBER OF PEOPLE ICE SKATING ON WOLLMAN RINK CENTRAL PARK MANHATTAN NEW YORK CITY USA

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Eccles Tower, Norfolk, England

Eccles Tower, Norfolk, England. Photograph of the tower, with silhouetted figure bottom right. Eccles Tower is the round tower, circa 12th of the church of Eccles St Mary next the Sea

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: The Invention of the Art of Drawing (oil on canvas)

The Invention of the Art of Drawing (oil on canvas)
490133 The Invention of the Art of Drawing (oil on canvas) by Suvee, Joseph Benoit (1743-1807); 267x131.5 cm; Groeningemuseum, Bruges, Belgium; (add.info.: In this painting)

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: A man talking to a newspaper seller under the covered entrance to Leather Lane

A man talking to a newspaper seller under the covered entrance to Leather Lane, off Dale Street, Liverpool. 17th January 1950

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Stretcher party crossing the Menin Road at Gheluvelt

Stretcher party crossing the Menin Road at Gheluvelt, by Gunner F J Mears, BEF, Royal Garrison Artillery (d. 1929). Date: 1914-1918

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Star trail on the lights of car trace at Stelvio Pass, Valtellina, Lombardy, Trentino Alto Adige

Star trail on the lights of car trace at Stelvio Pass, Valtellina, Lombardy, Trentino Alto Adige, Italy, Europe

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Ruby Beach in the Olympic National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Pacific Northwest coast

Ruby Beach in the Olympic National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Pacific Northwest coast, Washington State, United States of America, North America

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: A traditional houseboat moves past the setting sun on the Kerala Backwaters, Kerala

A traditional houseboat moves past the setting sun on the Kerala Backwaters, Kerala, India, Asia

Background imageSilhouetted Collection: Deadvlei, Namibia, Africa

Deadvlei, Namibia, Africa




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"Captivating Silhouettes: A Journey through Time and Space" Witness the mesmerizing silhouette of the Clyde Arc (Squinty Bridge) as it frames a breathtaking sunrise in Pacific Quay, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. Immerse yourself in the ethereal beauty of the Northern Lights dancing across the night sky, casting enchanting silhouettes against nature's canvas. Reflect on history as you envision British soldiers standing tall in 1917, their silhouettes etched against a backdrop of courage and sacrifice. Feel the resilience and bravery of firefighters standing by during London's Blitz in World War II; their silhouettes symbolize unwavering dedication amidst chaos. Surrender to serenity while witnessing a stunning sunset at Glastonbury Tor in Somerset – an ancient landmark adorned with captivating silhouettes against a vibrant sky. Let your spirit soar as you watch Clarks Beach at sunset in Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia – where palm trees create striking silhouettes against an oceanic horizon. Marvel at the celestial wonders above Stelvio Pass in Lombardy as car lights trace through darkness while creating a mesmerizing silhouette alongside the Milky Way panorama. Experience artistry come alive with a meteor shower captured within an exquisite artwork – each shooting star leaving behind its own unique silhouette on our imagination. Encounter awe-inspiring majesty when beholding The Angel of the North statue perfectly silhouetted against an atmospheric sky – an iconic symbol that transcends time and space. Step into Cornwall's rich mining heritage as you explore Carn Galver tin mine; witness its engine house proudly standing tall amidst rugged landscapes - its silhouette echoing tales from yesteryears Observe grace personified as a tug boat gracefully passes under Southwark Bridge in London - its sleek form creating elegant silhouettes against the city's bustling skyline.