Looking at San Giorgio Maggiore Island, Venice from the Bell Tower in St. Mark's Square. The church on the island was designed by Palladio and begun in 1566.
What a gorgeous view. Inclusion of the binoculars in the composition is genius.
18 Dec 2008 5:33am
Very nice! ( alien :-) )
18 Dec 2008 5:46am
Interesting shot, love the tones.
18 Dec 2008 6:01am
wow, great image. I really like the shiny binoculars.
18 Dec 2008 6:13am
This reminds me of ET for some reason. Neat photo.
18 Dec 2008 6:42am
Outstanding depth of field, Michael!
18 Dec 2008 7:11am
Really nice perspective. I also like the sepia, gives it a nice feel.
18 Dec 2008 7:33am
with these kind of tones i have the feeling of passed "holidays" .
18 Dec 2008 8:18am
Beautiful composition. Nicely captured.
18 Dec 2008 8:50am
The reflections on that binocular make me wonder how it does look behind me and the forward view is fabulous. Super shot!
18 Dec 2008 10:24am
A subtle self portrait there
A picture within a picture
18 Dec 2008 11:23am
@grouser: Glad you caught that. thanks.
very interesting shot, love the reflections, and the church, etc.. nice processing too
18 Dec 2008 11:49am
You never cease to amaze me, what a photo...authentic sense of seeing the past and enjoying the present, I really like this!
18 Dec 2008 12:36pm
@Lorraine: You sum up the image very well. thanks, Lorraine.
Did someone mention Venice? lol I'll be taking a look back at what i've missed in a wee while.
A wonderfully composed and processed shot Michael.
Fantastic perspective an image! I really like the reflections in the binoculars!
18 Dec 2008 1:32pm
@bluechameleon: Many thanks, BC.
I like the way you composed this with the focus on the binoculars in the image. Beautiful view.
18 Dec 2008 1:42pm
18 Dec 2008 2:12pm
Cool idea, great view and great shot!
18 Dec 2008 2:41pm
Hoooooooo ! I just love that ! Your eye + our eyes looking at those eyes, looking at............. Great chain here !
18 Dec 2008 3:06pm
@k@: .A great way to sum up the image. Thanks, k@
I love this perspective and framing with the binoculars ! great shot !
18 Dec 2008 3:44pm
Framinfg is nice
18 Dec 2008 4:33pm
Magnificent image and view, from a perspective very few see. Outstanding.
18 Dec 2008 7:54pm
Magnificant1 Very unusual composition and perspective. Well done.
18 Dec 2008 8:56pm
Wonderful shot! I have the feeling of passed holidays...
18 Dec 2008 9:24pm
Ancient history captured ... a beautiful shot, Michael. Thank you for sharing!
19 Dec 2008 2:33am
Beautiful through the fence capture...love the tones.
19 Dec 2008 6:33am
You really know how to catch light everywhere... This one is really amazing
19 Dec 2008 8:28am
@Cat: Thanks, Cat. Your comment is much appreciated.
Amazing shot!! Love it.
19 Dec 2008 2:26pm
Excellent toning and perspective; really like the shiny surface of the binoculars.
19 Dec 2008 5:26pm
Another Star Wars robot ? A very nice shot.
19 Dec 2008 5:33pm
Awesome! What a contrast... funky looking binoculars looking over so much history and so much beauty.... ;)
7 Jan 2009 5:06pm
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