Storm clouds gather over the imposing courthouse in Amiens, northern France.
Guest - May 22, 2007 06:42 AM EDT
Thanks, Vicki, and I wish I knew the answer to your question!
Guest - May 21, 2007 06:05 PM EDT
Hi Steve. I missed this one too. It's terrific. Those storm clouds really give great emphasis to the whole. Beautiful architecture. (And why the bloody H does Man think it's necessary to destroy what he builds without thinking.) Vicki
Guest - Apr 19, 2007 02:21 AM EDT
Many thanks, Alandra and Mary. I agree with you both that it's the sky that really makes this image.
Guest - Apr 03, 2007 06:18 PM EDT
An imposing scene with the dramatic sky and picturesque courthouse. Well done!
Guest - Apr 03, 2007 04:15 PM EDT
late with this comment, Steve. I love this one. As Don wrote, the touch of blue in the clouds really adds to this. And the colouring of the clouds "matches" the colour of the architecture. wonderful
Guest - Jan 06, 2007 05:56 PM EDT
Thanks Berverly and Carol - glad you liked this image!
Guest - Jan 06, 2007 05:00 PM EDT
Great composition of the grand old building.
Guest - Jan 06, 2007 02:19 PM EDT
Impressive building. Nice shot.
Guest - Jan 05, 2007 02:19 PM EDT
Thanks Tania and Don! Yes Tania, it does seem improbably large - perhaps they have a lot of criminals to deal with! Don, the tardises were all off visiting other galaxies at the time!
Guest - Jan 05, 2007 12:38 PM EDT
Great looking capture Steve, the sky makes it, love the small touch of blue with the dark clouds. Really sets a mood with such a beautiful building. Very nice work. Although I would have been tempted to place a few tardises here and there :-) Don
Guest - Jan 04, 2007 03:47 PM EDT
What a huge court house!! Ours would fit through the front doors lol. What an amaising building I love the clouds it adds to the drama.
Guest - Jan 04, 2007 02:58 PM EDT
Actually this was my first visit to Amiens, although I've driven close by on many occasions. It's an impressive city, although much damaged in WW2. Well worth a visit!
Guest - Jan 04, 2007 02:33 PM EDT
grand building neat capture with storm clouds coming over gives a spooky feeling only ever been to paris so may have to look in here
Guest - Jan 04, 2007 10:46 AM EDT
Thanks Lorraine - yes, it's a very grand building!
Guest - Jan 03, 2007 10:55 PM EDT
Great building, love the style very much.
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