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Aged fortress

Castellet i La Gornal, Alt Penedés, Barcelona (Spain).


Castellet i La Gornal is located in the reservoir of river Foix, between the regions of Garraf, Baix Penedés and Alt Penedés.


It stands out by its castle of century X, also called of Sant Esteve. It was a fortress that defined the limit between Marca Hispánica (christians) with Al-Andalus (muslims). In century XVI it was destroyed, and it was reconstructed in 1925 for particular use by Mr. Peray. At the moment it belongs to the Fundació Castellet del Foix that has carried out the restoration until the present state.


Aged applying some gaussian noise, soft vignette and 50% sepia tone.

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Taken on January 21, 2007