his is the side door of the church where I got married. I love the old look and the mystery it exudes. The photo was edited with Snapseed.
I waited for nearly an hour on the river bank opposite the Bund in Shanghaï for the sun to be perfectly aligned with the two horns of that skyscraper. There are many pictures of the Dark Tower in Mordor with a similar look, hence the title.
Narrow streets and a clear landmark make for a photo opportunity. I used the Lensbaby on this one to further reinforce the direction of the eye suggested by the high contrast.
I don’t own a super wide-angle lens, but the friend I was walking around Paris with that night does, and he lent it to me for this shot of the Pyramid. It’s a classic shot, but I have to confess it’s effective…
Stavänger in Norway is a beautiful little seaside town, and the Valberget is one of its high points.
Early evening over Victoria Harbour in Hong-Kong. Now you know why everybody you see on the shore after 6 PM carries a tripod.
I only spent little time in Washington DC, but as soon as I saw that arcade at Union Station I knew I had to shoot it (and I wasn’t the only one…)
This is Manhattan’s Northern Dispensary where, apparently, Edgar Allan Poe was interned for a while. It’s a wonderful brick building that instantly screamed « shoot me » when I passed it.
Shanghai has some impressive buildings, and in the fog and gloom I got to think about some Lord of the Rings imagery…