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The Eiffel Tower

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 9 September 2008 in Architecture and Portfolio.

Another photo from my recent visit to France.

NIKON D40 1/4000 second F/3.5 ISO 200 24 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Kylie Greenan from Australia

Such a crips image, beatuiful tone Ian, I especially love the curve of the shadows, great image!

9 Sep 2008 6:41am

@Kylie Greenan: Thanks Kylie....the shadow is great isn't it!

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

A photo of the Eifel Tower unusual, but fantastic. I especially love the silhouette of the tower.

9 Sep 2008 7:34am

@Ana Lúcia: Thanks Ana....I loved these curvy shadows that were there when we visited!

Ian from Adelaide, Australia

Really like this composition - Very nicely done!

9 Sep 2008 9:40am

Mirko Herzner from Mühlheim am Main, Germany

The shadows makes the picture here. What an unusual capture of this world famous sight. Great!

9 Sep 2008 10:12am

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

Nice lines in this photo. The curves bring my eye right into the image.

9 Sep 2008 10:32am

GJC from Kyoto, Japan

Great shadow. It's the line arcing out from us that really makes this shot. Well seen.

9 Sep 2008 12:46pm

Anthony Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

Very good shot,love the framing using the tower and the curved shadow.Well done.

9 Sep 2008 1:52pm

JoeB from Brampton, Canada

Nice take on the tower, we know its there but showing the crowd has giving it a different angle.

9 Sep 2008 2:01pm

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

I love these arches that are leading the eye. Well captured, I wouldn't have found this.

9 Sep 2008 3:22pm

Daryl from Amagasaki, Japan

What great perspective and, yes, very cool shadow.

9 Sep 2008 3:30pm

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Very nice unique view.

9 Sep 2008 3:31pm

dj.tigersprout from San Bruno, CA, United States

wonderful composition -- beautiful detail -- amazing directional arcs!

9 Sep 2008 5:12pm

DonLon from Providence, RI, United States

Great compo! I love the repeating theme of the arch! Congrats on having your car image on the RSS feed yesturday!

9 Sep 2008 6:20pm

tom from Frankfurt, Germany

Interesting composition!

9 Sep 2008 7:31pm

Luis A. De Jesus R. from Mexico City, Mexico

I really like the tonal range here. Very balanced exposure allowing for appreciation of detail up and below. Beautifully composed, too.

12 Sep 2008 5:43pm

Mackan from Sweden

Really nice composition! The arch, the shadow.... it's great!

13 Sep 2008 11:56am

missparis from PARIS, France

beautiful B&W

13 Sep 2008 8:18pm

Emily Ng from Studying in: Adelaide, Australia | Home:, Singapore

i love how it's recognisable w/o being obvious.. that shadow almost perdendicular the tower is spendid. and the clouds close to horizon, leaving clear sky to contrast effiel against.. This shot has itall!

14 Oct 2008 8:58pm

1/4000 second
ISO 200
24 mm (35mm equiv.)