Icons - The Leaning Tower of Pisa

by David Swatton August. 25, 2009 3152 views

Continuing the mini-theme of iconic buildings (basically an excuse for me to recycle old pictures).

Today it's back to the “old world” and the Leaning Tower - unmistakable and a true building icon… but probably for all the wrong architectural reasons :-)

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A.De Lima (Primavera) 7 years, 8 months ago

Greatly done!

7 years, 8 months ago Edited
Jacki 7 years, 8 months ago

very interesting shot ... the people hold up their end of the third element by being in color

7 years, 8 months ago Edited
Monika 7 years, 8 months ago

i`m having a serious jet lag... from nyc to sydney and now pisa... what a great idea to present it from such perspective, close to a straight building and so emphasizing its slanting.

7 years, 8 months ago Edited
Luucha 7 years, 9 months ago

impressionante!!!! ciao

7 years, 9 months ago Edited
Jet28 7 years, 9 months ago

Wow! Definitely worth a 1000 words :-)

7 years, 9 months ago Edited
Helen Hooker 7 years, 9 months ago

Great shot - I like your choice of framing to really contrast the straightness (or otherwise!) of the two buildings.

7 years, 9 months ago Edited
Pete 7 years, 9 months ago

great one . nice partial desaturated and lines

7 years, 9 months ago Edited
Riyaz 7 years, 9 months ago

Beautiful shot! Just superb!

7 years, 9 months ago Edited
Jennye 7 years, 9 months ago

awesome capture!!

7 years, 9 months ago Edited
Brian 7 years, 9 months ago

I really like the composition with only a portion of the tower showing. Very nice!

7 years, 9 months ago Edited
Michael Sakowicz 7 years, 9 months ago

The people in the fore give such perspective. Nice.

7 years, 9 months ago Edited
Redro 7 years, 9 months ago

Very nice angle ... of the shot !
The tower looks even more tilted compared to the other building...It gives me nausea...I wouldn't have the courage to stand nearby....but I bet you went up to the highest level to see the view ;)) !

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