Monday, January 23, 2012

At Sunset


Jeronimus Monastery (early 16th century), Lisbon
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I'll be away for a couple of days. See you.

38 comments:

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Beautiful sunlight on the architecture !

Lowell said...

Very creative, JM. And you know this is one of my favorite buildings in Lisbon! Hope your camera did not get wet!

Gunn said...

Thanks for sharing this with us!:)
It is beautiful!

Arija said...

This is so beautiful viewed through the fountain with the low angle of the sun.

Dina said...

Thanks for another gorgeous photo of that wonderful monastery.

Cathy said...

What a fantastic image - just love it!

Olivier said...

tres belle composition et la lumiere est magnifique

Kate said...

Very artistic shot!

Sharon said...

Beautiful shot!!

Crazy Tourists said...

Great shot!!

Carolina Tavares said...

Como ficou interessante a água no chafariz! Bela imagem.

Sylvia K said...

What a creative, terrific capture! Beautiful monastery! Love your composition!

Sylvia

Babzy said...

magnificient !

LadyFi said...

What wonderful golden light.

jennyfreckles said...

Very lovely - perfectly illustrates 'the golden hour'.

San said...

amazing. Love the light and the fountain.

Have a great new week.

MaCoBra said...

Gorgeous picture!

Rob Siemann said...

The light is gorgeous!

Art said...

Fantastic picture, very impressive!

joo said...

What a beautiful photo!

Dave said...

a lovely image but are those football floodlights in the background?

the old and the new

Karl said...

Wonderful composition JM!
Beautiful architecture too.

VP said...

A masterpiece! Magic light and a wonderful place seen through a fountain: what one can ask more?

JM said...

@Dave: What a great eye you have! I didn't even noticed the floodlights! :-) Yes, there is a stadium in the background, but it's not close to the monastery. Amazing!

Gina said...

Oh...very, very nice !

Sallie (FullTime-Life.com said...

How creative to take the picture of this ornate building through the veil of the fountain! Looks magical.

Fernando Santos (Chana) said...

Belo Património...Excelente fotografia....
Um abraço

RedPat said...

Wonderful viewpoint!

magiceye said...

this is lovely but I would love to see the building from the other side of the fountain too

Randy said...

That is just beautiful.

Gine said...

Cette photo est extraordinaire ! Elle retient l'attention, on se demande ce qui se passe, et enfin, sa beauté nous comble. Bravo !

Joan Elizabeth said...

What a great image ... I like the way the fall of the fountain water mirrors the dome.

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Lovely image JM, nice work!

Serra said...

Que luz fantástica!

Andrew said...

A lovely image..
Take care..

T. Becque said...

16th century - wow. Enjoy your time away. Hope you're doing something fun (maybe exotic travel?!)

Halcyon said...

Beautiful! Love the way the drops of water seem to be suspended in air.

Jarart said...

This is one of the most beautiful pictures I have seen in a long time!