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My second picture of the railway station, but as interior picture, out a totally other angle
I use a tripod for these picture
These picture has been taken during a visit to Antwerp a Flemish city in Belgium
I looked in my archives and found this picture of the Antwerp Central Station, but with a interior image.
Indeed, a recently renovated hall.
I stood on the stairs to the platform to take the picture.

History:
The Central Station was opened in 1905, designed by L. Delacenserie, replacing a wooden station building. The station belongs according to Newsweek as one of the five most beautiful drives in the world. The ticket hall, platforms, waiting room and cafeteria are still accessible
The Central Station belongs according to Newsweek, a renowned American weekly, the top 5 most beautiful drives in the world. The Antwerp railway cathedral here only to St. Pancras (London), Grand Central (New York) and Chhatrapati Shivaji (Mumbai) .
The renovation of the eclectic Central Station has lasted almost 9 years and was fully completed in 2009. Not only was the station is fully modernized and extended to the high speed line, and the historic main building, both inside and outside fully addressed.



Canon EOS 5D
Shooting Date/Time
11/11/2009 14.12:22
Manual Exposure
Tv( Shutter Speed )
1/50
Av( Aperture Value )
6.3
ISO Speed
800
Lens
EF16-35mm f/2.8L USM
Focal Length
16.0mm
Image Size
4368x2912
Image Quality
RAW
Picture Style
Landscape

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