Paris May 2017Among Nick Eady.'s albums
Having been through the mill a bit the last six months or so, decided to have some bonding time with the little one, April and I spent an enjoyable few days in Paris. the first of a few shots to come.
Behind Notre Dame
Chalk and cheese, found this garden behind Notre Dame, hardly a soul around, yet the front was manic, with coach after coach dropping tourists off.
Just a Light
Taken from the top of a Paris L Open Tour Bus, just stopped perfect to look straight across at the light.
April & the Tower
The whole reason for going, April and the Eiffel Tower from the Trocadero. Taken in Mono as extremely bright!
Paris big View
Another big view of Paris from the Montparnasse Tower, this time with the Luxembourg Palace, Notre Dame and the Pantheon Mausoleum in view.
Arc de Triomphe
The Champs Elysses and the Arc de Triomphe, again captured from the top of a bus, on a sunny day, just after a two minute shower.
April and the Eiffel Tower
Found another quite spot, right under the Eiffel Tower, you would not believe, there are hundreds, if not thousands of people in all directions within 10 metres of us!
We went, we viewed, we got out as quick as possible. It was heaving, 15/20 people deep, probably 200/300 people in the room, flashes going off all over the place, but we muscled in and got the photo! Mona Lisa, oil painting on a poplar wood panel by the Italian painter, draftsman, sculptor, architect, and engineer Leonardo da Vinci, probably the world’s most-famous painting. It was painted sometime between 1503 and 1519, when Leonardo was living in Florence, and it now hangs in the Louvre, in Paris, where…