Photograph of the week: the Colosseum

 

The Colosseum in Rome is widely considered to be one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and engineering. This particular shot of the famous landmark was a thirty second exposure, which allowed the clouds to travel and give a sense of movement to the image.  It also makes the colours really stand out.

Colosseum

Thank you to Nick Freeman of 246 Fine for permission to re-produce the image.

If you have a really special photograph you would like to share with  A Luxury Travel Blog‘s readers, please contact us.

Comments (1)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

  1. Richard says:

    This place always make my jaws drop for 20 seconds. (But the forum 30 seconds). There is a great deal to see in the archaeological area of Ancient Rome and one of the project of Major Marino is to open up Via dei Fori Imperiali and keep digging. It was about time that they closed this place to traffic. It is just too beautiful to be treated like any random city center.

Leave a Reply


Comment guidelines - please read:

1) Use your own name, not a site name or keywords.
2) Links are allowed in the 'Website' field only.
3) Please do not advertise and make sure your comment is relevant and adds value. (If you would like to advertise, there are a number of free and paid ways to do this - please contact us for details.) .





If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a Gravatar.

 
 
6 things to do on the Aeolian Islands of Vulcano and Lipari6 things to do on the Aeolian Islands of Vulcano and Lipari : The Aeolian Islands located in the Tyrrhenian Sea consists of seven be...
5 of our favourite islands in the Mediterranean5 of our favourite islands in the Mediterranean : Summer is a great time for island hopping. And there are fewer places ...
6 luxe Summer experiences in Vail, Colorado6 luxe Summer experiences in Vail, Colorado : Vail is known for skiing and snow sports, but it is just as fun in the...