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Anne Franks house

Anne Frank's house

This was just one of those buildings that defied a good capture from almost any POV as it was right on the canal, but I'm including this one (of many attempts) because it's so famous and because we tried hard to tour it, but the lines waiting to get in were just phenomenal (clear around the block every time we were here). I guess that's a good thing in general as more people learn about Anne Frank, but not a good thing for us. The house that Anne Frank and her family hid from the Nazis in for two years is the one with the black ground level.

Nikon D800 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/400s f/5.6 at 28.0mm iso100 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
Carl H. Johnson05-Jul-2013 10:59
What ever that one woman is looking up at sparked my curiosity!!!!~V~
Stephanie05-Jul-2013 10:19
Excellent lighting and capture of her home. V
rousselziak05-Jul-2013 07:13
Nice shot ! -V-
woody3405-Jul-2013 05:47
Good perspective of this famous building...books and movies have made Anne Franks story well known....V
Gérard Koehl05-Jul-2013 05:40
Magnifique cadrage et mise en valeur de cette célèbre maison. V
John Reynolds05-Jul-2013 05:15
Well demonstrated despite the challenges. V.
joseantonio05-Jul-2013 04:21
Very nice angle for this image. Love the reflections on those windows.V
Simon Chandler05-Jul-2013 02:33
Great vantage point and capture. Natural and appealing. v
bill friedlander05-Jul-2013 01:12
An historic building indeed! Lovely reflecti0ns in those very big windows! V
Gill Kopy05-Jul-2013 00:38
I like your shot - the deep blue reflecting in the windows is lovely and nice to have a shot of this historical spot. V
Carol Rollins04-Jul-2013 23:09
I have read Anne Frank and seen at least a couple movie renditions. It is so amazing to see
this through your lens, Helen. Thanks so much for sharing. ~
Jim Coffman04-Jul-2013 22:12
Oh my, there is so much history here! Very nice image,Helen!