Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Fences and Gates

This photo below shows part of the fence around the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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National Portrait Gallery fence

The following photo shows strollers admiring the Seine River. The fence separates the path from Square du Vert Galant on Île de la Cité in Paris, France.

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View from Vert Galant on Île de la Cité

The next photo shows enlarged photographs of dogs and their owners.  The photos are hung from a tall fence along a street in Paris, France.

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Dogs and their owners

This photo shows the façade of the Cathedral of Málaga in Málaga, Spain. Vignetting was added in post processing to frame the entry. Note the ornate fence at ground level as well as the simpler fence (railing) above.

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Cathedral of Málaga

The final photo shows a bride and groom being photographed in front of Notre-Dame de Paris.  The fence eliminates crowd clutter while preserving the beauty of the cathedral.

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Wedding photography with Notre-Dame de Paris as the backdrop

 

Moment & Motion

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Tour boats on the Seine River, Paris, France

This time-lapse photo shows tour boats on the Seine River in Paris in October, 2015. The Eiffel Tower is in the background. Specs are:

Canon SX40: ISO 100, 4 sec, f/6.3, 4.3 mm

 

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Tour boat on the Seine River passing Notre Dame Cathedral

Here is another time-lapse photo of a tourist boat on the Seine River in Paris, passing by the Notre-Dame Cathedral on the right. The photo was taken in October, 2015. Specs are:

Canon SX40: ISO 100, 16 sec, f/6.7, 4.7 mm

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Car lights on Avenue des Champs-Élysées as seen from Arc de Triomphe

This time-lapse photo shows headlights and taillights of cars on the Avenue des Champs-Élysées, as seen from the top of the Arc de Triomphe. The photo was taken in October, 2015. Specs are:

Canon 50D: ISO 100, 2.5 sec, f/20, 38 mm

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Gilbert Jeune bookshop, Paris, France

Another time-lapse photo shows cars lights passing in front of one of the Gilbert Jeune bookshops, across from the Saint Michel metro stop in Paris, France. The photo was taken in October, 2015. Specs are:

Canon 50D: ISO 100, 1 sec, f/8, 33 mm

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Motorcycle on Parisian street

This photo was taken in Al Servo mode while tracking a moving motorcycle on a Parisian street. The photo was taken in October, 2015. Specs are:

Canon 50D: ISO 100, 1/13 sec, f/11, 28 mm

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Carousel near the Eiffel Tower, Paris, France

This time-lapse photo from October, 2015, shows the carousel (merry-go-round) near the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. Specs are:

Canon 50D: ISO 100, 1 sec, f/5.6, 10 mm

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Sufi dancer, Cairo, Egypt

Finally, here is a photo of a Sufi dancer (or whirling dervish) performing on a Nile River dinner cruise originating in Cairo, Egypt. The photo was taken in February, 2013. Specs are:

Olympus TG-1: ISO 800, 1/20 sec, f/3.4, 50 mm