I happened to walk by the famous Spanish riding school that resides in a magnificient building in central Vienna. But when I looked at it I was surprised, I thought they used horses!
The behaviour of the pigeons are also funny, the where sitting like this on the wall across the street. When I halted for a moment to look at something they took that as an invitation and moved over to my side in a matter of seconds.
Considering the effort we have today to keep pigeons of our building, even wrapping fantastic architecture in nets so that noone can see it, it is a contradiction of human behaviour that we at the same time feed this flying rats to an extent that has made them totaly used to man.
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allotfy (1525) 2004-02-06 5:05
Very nice shot Ebbe , you frame it perfect and ther is a flying pigeon in the second raw, you have here also very natural colors ... well done
cxxl (2682) 2004-02-06 5:14
A great shot and well composed with the different levels and the building title. I really like the water (?.. i hope ;) runs in the concrete... they add a really interesting element to the picture.
jhm (154602) 2004-02-06 11:31
Ebbe very well chosen moment for taking the shot, separate picture but very sharpness, sure note too horses! Good text.