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Strandvägen, boulevard of palatial residences
27-AUG-2012

Strandvägen, boulevard of palatial residences

In the early 1900s the 10 richest citizens of Stockholm lived along Strandvägen, an area that was planned to be "a street, the like of which will not be found anywhere else in Europe." Slowly that goal was met, and Strandvägen became a place to admire the stately facades along the water, just as it is now.

I hadn't realized until I looked at the pictures that this building and the one in the picture immediately preceding it are the exact same design.

Nikon D700 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/250s f/13.0 at 70.0mm iso200 hide exif
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Date/Time27-Aug-2012 17:34:26
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ModelNIKON D700
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Focal Length70 mm
Exposure Time1/250 sec
Aperturef/13
ISO Equivalent200
Exposure Bias-1/3
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Stephanie10-Sep-2012 12:08
Stunning! V
pkocinski03-Sep-2012 12:14
Yes they are almost the same - this one has those little "half moon" shades over the windows, no flower boxes and not as much "gold" trim.
Jim Coffman02-Sep-2012 17:50
Wow, this is so beautiful!!