Picture of the Day - September 13, 2009
"Sunset in Paris"
|Photo courtesy of Vladimir Fofanov.
(Click on the photo for a larger view)
Paris is one of the world's most visited cities, and today's picture gives us just a small taste
of her wondrous beauty. Taken at sunset from the Alexander III
bridge, this photograph features the iconic Eiffel Tower in
silhouette as a long day of sightseeing by countless visitors begins
to wind down.
Photographer Vladimir Fofanov used the following camera and settings
to capture this amazing image:
Camera: Olympus C750UZ
Focal length: 6mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 second
Name: David Walsh
Town: Schenectady, NY
This is one of the most spectacular photos of Paris that I have ever
seen. Amazing job Mr. Fofanov.
Name: Ed Morrison
Town: Dunwoody, GA
I've been to Paris several times and I don't recall ever seeing a
scene quite so magical as this one. The next time I'm there I'm
going to visit the Alexander II bridge and try to find this vantage
point. This picture is simply breathtaking!
Name: Sonia Godenot
Town: Jouvente, France
Paris is lovely in autumn time. Good photograph.
Name: Diana Martin
Town: Seven Devils, NC
Name: Juanita Ruffner
Town: Negley, OH
Town: Buffalo, NY
What a wonderful perspective on Paris, I've never seen it captured
quite that way before. Mr. Fafanov composed a wonderful scene with
color and composition that truly shows this popular city in a
Town: Spokane, WA
Beautiful photo Mr. Fofanov!! I am never disappointed with the
photos that greet us each day here at TP. Please share more of Paris
Comment on today's picture
previous "Pictures Of The Day" |
Why I publish the "Picture Of The Day"