Posts Tagged ‘landmark’

Ancient Korean Observatory

Monday, January 18th, 2010
Ancient Korean Observatory

This ancient Korean observatory is apparently the oldest in Eastern Asia. I’m not entirely sure why they needed to build a massive stone structure to sit approximately ten to fifteen feet off the ground (couldn’t they make a treehouse of sorts and save a lot of effort?) but they did.

Sydney Opera House

Friday, October 24th, 2008
Sydney Opera House

Another shot of the Sydney Opera House, this time showing more of the structure.

Eye Pods

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008
Eye Pods

Pods on the London Eye.

Sydney Opera House

Saturday, October 4th, 2008
Sydney Opera House

The Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia. (1 of 2)

This building is huge!  Even with my 10-22 it was difficult to capture portions of the building in their entirety, so I deciced to focus on its most interesting feature–the roof.

Flatiron Building, NYC

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008
Flatiron Building, NYC

A shot of the flatiron building in New York City.  This was once the tallest building in the city when it was built in 1902.

I used an aged photo preset to create the yellowed/muted tone.