Lost in Paris

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by Briar, Aug 29, 2012.

  1. Briar

    Briar SC All-Pro

    Oct 27, 2010
    Real Name:
    I was on holiday last week, had planned to go kite flying on the beaches of the Western Isles off the coast of Scotland but the weather forecast was pretty pants. Grabbed a last minute flight to Paris instead. Loved it despite frequently getting lost as I ambled around the streets.

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/briar34/7883483780/" title="Eiffel Tower by Briar34, on Flickr">[​IMG]"1024" height="683" alt="Eiffel Tower"></a>
    • Like Like x 18
  2. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Real Name:
    pretty awesome shot....last minute getaways are so exciting. I can't recall doing one, but it sure sounds great ;)
    • Like Like x 1
  3. bartjeej

    bartjeej SC Hall of Famer

    Nov 12, 2010
    Real Name:
    you captured the Eiffel tower wonderfully, Karen! Really draws the eye in, nice usage of lens, composition and processing! Even though we've all seen thousands of Eiffel tower photos in our lives, I find this an exciting shot, which is quite a feat!
    • Like Like x 1
  4. Ghosthunter

    Ghosthunter boo!

    Sep 8, 2010
    London UK
    Real Name:
    WOW!! That is a phenomenal shot!!!
    • Like Like x 1
  5. Iansky

    Iansky SC Top Veteran

    Dec 8, 2011
    Cotswolds, UK
    Karen that is one superb image that deserves gallery space!!
    • Like Like x 1
  6. Julien

    Julien SC Top Veteran

    Jan 6, 2012
    Paris, France
    Real Name:
    Bravo! :smile:
    • Like Like x 1
  7. Nuskyn

    Nuskyn SC Veteran

    Jul 8, 2011
    @Gelderland - the Netherlands
    Real Name:
    a innovative shot !! :2thumbs:
    • Like Like x 1
  8. HeatherTheVet

    HeatherTheVet SC All-Pro

    Apr 23, 2011
    Real Name:
    If I didn't really like you, I'd hate you y'know. You have an immense talent for seeing something that everyone else has seen a squillion times before, but taking a picture that is fresh and new and usually mindblowingly awesome. One day I'm gonnae track you down and shadow you and see if the magic rubs off.

    You're my camera hero!
    • Like Like x 2
  9. Pelao

    Pelao SC All-Pro

    Jul 11, 2010
    Ontario, Canada
    Real Name:
    Ya, what she said. Just superb.

    Karen, please promise to make a large print from this.
    • Like Like x 1
  10. Luckypenguin

    Luckypenguin SC Hall of Famer

    Dec 24, 2010
    Brisbane, Australia
    Real Name:
    Epic image. I will make sure to keep an eye out for any other images from your trip.
    • Like Like x 1
  11. christilou

    christilou SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    Terrific picture, she said going rather green! I have to conclude that you are rather bendy, I would've done my back in contorting to that degree!
    • Like Like x 1