Doors

The Daily Post Challenge of Doors

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Doors of St. Magnus, Kirkwall

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.- Alexander G. Bell

Tara,  County Meath

door at the foot of the garden- only seen in moonlight
at the foot of the garden- only seen in moonlight

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And be prepared to be enchanted by Duirwaigh Studios and Martine Lund Hoel- Norwegian Fiddler

A Knock at the Door

The top images were taken in Scotland, Orkneys, and at Rosslyn Chapel, Midlothian, Neolithic tomb is in County Meath, Ireland

46 Comments Add yours

  1. Peter Nena says:

    Very artistic doors. Your own magic makes them seem miraculous.

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    1. I love doors and the symbolism! thank you Peter!

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  2. Gorgeous, mysterious…

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    1. something about doors especially those kind! 🙂

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  3. Wonderful images! Great stories, too:)

    Svetlana

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    1. Many thanks Svetlana!

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  4. Well done

    Probably you’ll enjoy participate to my week challenge :
    http://www.sylvain-landry.com/sl-week/sl-week-1-moi.html

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    1. thanks Sylvain, I will check it out!

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  5. Oh, Cybele, these are all so fabulously mysterious and wonderfully beautiful! Makes me wonder of the stories that lie behind!

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    1. thanks for such a great comment Stacy!! Yes stories galore!

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  6. Oh, what stories would we find behind a door! Great shots!

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    1. yes! doors and paths!! 🙂 So glad you like them!

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  7. KILA says:

    your site is magic…wow.

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    1. Many thanks Kila!! Glad you stopped by!

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  8. Ann says:

    Gorgeous gallery! The stonework in that first one is lovely.

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    1. oh yes!! Thanks Ann!

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  9. I just really love the ironwork on those doors. Beautiful! Love that video! Here’s wishing you a wonderful week ahead! 🙂

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    1. St. Magnus was built by the Christianized Vikings in the Orkneys back in the 11th century. There is a strong viking presence on this Scottish island. Thanks Linda!!

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  10. kazg10 says:

    What lovely mystical doors Cybele, each one holding something different behind it of a mythical nature.. just beautiful 🙂

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  11. Mark Simms says:

    Doors are just instantly photogenic….nice set Cyb

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    1. many thanks Mark!

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    1. many thanks for popping and for your follow Duchess! I will visit you too!

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  12. sedge808 says:

    portals to another reality…

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  13. Maverick ~ says:

    Marvelous doors accented with a wonderful video.

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    1. Many thanks Maverick!

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  14. Maria F. says:

    Incredible and surreal doors; love the video also!

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    1. Thank you very much Maria!

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  15. blondeusk says:

    Love love love doors!!!

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    1. thanks so much for your visit and comment!!

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  16. Each door is beautiful, and beckoning one to enter! The music and thoughts with it is lovely! I’ve not done enough of those things. 😦

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    1. not enough walking through doors? 🙂 Thanks so much and yes, doors are portals to who knows where!

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  17. lauramacky says:

    Those are amazing!! I love how each is so different. They are beckoning me to come inside.

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    1. Not the tomb one just yet!! 🙂 Thanks so much Laura.

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      1. lauramacky says:

        Well true lol

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  18. Sue says:

    Nicely mysterious, as ever!

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    1. Thanks Sue, I had to search a bit through my older stuff for them!

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  19. poppytump says:

    Ah so true the quote …
    Doors … don’t you always want to turn the handle and peep tho’ the keyhole 🙂
    Lovely atmospheric processing Hannah . Enjoyed Knock At The Door very much !

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    1. thanks Poppy!! I thought you might like it!!

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  20. katieprior says:

    Beautiful, mysterious doors, I wonder what secrets they hold? I loved Knock at the Door, thanks for sharing. 🙂

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    1. So glad you liked them and isn’t the video magical!! Thanks Katie!

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