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Old Town ~ Albi, France (2010)
01-JUN-2010

Old Town ~ Albi, France (2010)

The Pont Vieux is still in use today after almost a millennium of existence.
Originally built in stone (in 1035), then clad with brick, it rests on 8 arches and is 151m long.


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Sandi Whitteker13-Jan-2012 13:31
They just don't makes architecture like they used to, to last and to be beautiful. Nice angle on this old bridge.
princess21-Jul-2010 13:22
Excellent perspective. Excellent composition. Excellent capture. BV
January Grey09-Jul-2010 04:36
Beautiful postcard image, Stephanie! Lovely color & composition. V~
Alain Boussac04-Jul-2010 20:57
Very very nice ! V.
Ursula Armstrong03-Jul-2010 12:37
wonderful! I have not yet been to Albi, but it seems I must! Uschi (V)
LynnH02-Jul-2010 19:37
Nice bridge! Good composition here!
Jean D01-Jul-2010 02:16
Gorgeous scene! ~V
larose forest photos30-Jun-2010 03:02
Stunning composition. You have a great eye for a good photo!! VOTE
Jola Dziubinska30-Jun-2010 00:19
Very romanting view, also very painterly. Vote.
Brenda26-Jun-2010 21:41
Great POV, color, composition, detail....just a great photo overall!
Doug Cruden23-Jun-2010 20:05
Ah, Albi! I remember the visiting the Toulouse-Lautrec museum there many many years ago. Great capture of the Cathédrale Sainte-Cécile...
an nguyen23-Jun-2010 16:38
Just so beautiful place.
Ken Duckert23-Jun-2010 13:37
Spectacular scene Stephanie. Very nicely done!
BleuEvanescence23-Jun-2010 11:37
What a beautiful capture....it really is inviting.
Sur le vieux pont... very romantic too!
Ali Majdfar23-Jun-2010 08:21
Marvelous! ~V
Mieke WA Minkjan23-Jun-2010 06:58
a wonderful composition, like the pink in foreground (myrtle?)
René Gysi23-Jun-2010 06:48
A very nice old bridge. The city in the background looks very beautiful. Wonderful picture. V
Buba Jafarli23-Jun-2010 06:28
Unbeleivable beauty! And very well captured! V.
carol j. phipps23-Jun-2010 04:15
Like a dream!
Timothy Guenther23-Jun-2010 02:38
great photo of a great bridge!
Brett Corbin23-Jun-2010 02:20
This is such a beautiful bridge.
Liz Bickel23-Jun-2010 02:12
Wonderful perspective. The touch of color in the front draws the viewer in.
Cindi Smith23-Jun-2010 01:11
They just don't build them like they used to. Can last forever! A beautiful scene and composition and perfect exposure. Totally rocks!
Lieve Snellings23-Jun-2010 00:56
nice view ! v
Hank Vander Velde22-Jun-2010 23:54
Terrific image and info Stephanie.
slhoornstra22-Jun-2010 22:15
A great capture, so romantic. V
poochdad22-Jun-2010 22:03
I bet it didn't look quite like that in the 11th century. :-)
Graeme22-Jun-2010 21:55
What a delightful place to photograph, Stephanie. I like all the red brick buildings and the pretty pin flowers.BV
Jean Chiasson22-Jun-2010 21:51
What an amazing image bravo Stefanie big vote
Peter Sussex22-Jun-2010 21:02
I presume you found the best POV to get the charm of this town. Enviable place and image. BV
Walter O. Koenig22-Jun-2010 20:55
Very nice perspective with lots of interesting details.
laine22-Jun-2010 20:35
What a lovely scene...they certainly knew how to build to last!!
Johnny JAG22-Jun-2010 19:15
Nice city scene
marie-jose wolff22-Jun-2010 18:50
Albi, son pont et la Cathédrale Sainte Cécile...
yes, a charming town! V
Colin Storey22-Jun-2010 18:14
Fantastic shot of this bridge, wonderful composition. v
Marielou Dhumez22-Jun-2010 18:01
you have a great sense of where is the best point of view ! Bravo pour cette belle image de Albi !
Kevin Chester22-Jun-2010 16:45
It looks amazing. Nice Comp Steph
Kathryn22-Jun-2010 15:57
Really lovely.
J. Scott Coile22-Jun-2010 15:47
Grande!!!
Ghislaine et Réal Boulet22-Jun-2010 15:17
Beautiful picture.
globalgadabout22-Jun-2010 15:12
once upon a time things were built to last...attractive view here...V
Dara Su22-Jun-2010 14:32
What a beautiful view.V.
Carol Breton22-Jun-2010 14:15
Excellent composition of this wonderful scene. ~
Jim Coffman22-Jun-2010 13:04
Just beautiful!! Well composed! V
CM Kwan22-Jun-2010 12:54
Very nice composition, Steph! V
Vince22-Jun-2010 12:04
Another well composed shot. Love the idea of having the flowers in foreground to soften the overall image. Vote.
carabias22-Jun-2010 12:00
Bellísimo paisaje, Stephanie! V
Betty Vlasiu22-Jun-2010 11:55
Beautiful landscape... nicely composed!V
sue anne22-Jun-2010 11:51
Lovely scene and the bridges are neat and old here with history.
Blandine Mangin22-Jun-2010 11:34
une magnifique composition ! v
iamjv22-Jun-2010 11:30
Gorgeous perspective! Jv
heather22-Jun-2010 11:18
Beautiful shot Stephanie... what a fabulous old bridge! V
Rosemarie Kusserow22-Jun-2010 11:06
Wonderful town and old bridge Stephanie, great picture, V
Rosemarie :o)
dane22-Jun-2010 11:06
Nicely balanced urban landscape...V
franz22-Jun-2010 10:44
The Photo Belle. BV Stephanie!
Kinga Chwalkowska Zadlak22-Jun-2010 09:47
Great images! - beautiful architecture, a charming town. ~BV~
norbi22-Jun-2010 09:43
Your bridges are great, Stephanie. v. norbi
Ann...22-Jun-2010 09:08
Lovely composition and detail. What an undertaking to clad the bridge!!!
Patricia Kay22-Jun-2010 09:03
Such a beautiful scene Steph...thi looks my kind of place...BV
Bartosz Kotulski22-Jun-2010 08:57
very nice city capture. nice use of leading line and beautiful clouds
Bartosz
Zoltán Balogh22-Jun-2010 08:51
This is wonderful Stephanie! Big vote, of course!:)
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