The head of a statue of a sphinx, in black & white

Sphinx, Trent Park

Nikon D50, 50mm F/1.8 D

50mm, f/9, 1/400s, ISO 200. Date: 2008-02-13

Made greyscale, sharpening

Trent Park is a country park in Cockfosters in north London. In the middle of it is a mansion, once owned by the Sassoon family, and now housing Middlesex University. The grounds of the house have several statues, of which this is one; it and its twin guard a set of steps.