This enormous monument that honours Jean Sibelius, the late Romantic Finnish composer, consists of hundreds of steel pipes that are arranged vertically in a wave pattern. Most photos show it in its park setting in Toolo from that perspective.
I was more impressed by this work of abstract art when I looked at it from underneath, seeing the jagged edges of some of the pipes that soar skyward. Seen from this perspective, I had more sense of the spirit of Finlandia and of Finland itself.
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adidas5nb (5685) 2014-01-24 5:12
this is fantastic imagery.very original.very graphic love the pov and the angle.great job.
Giustiniani (3604) 2014-01-24 6:17
j'aime le rendu de la photo. C'est original et bien vu.
ikeharel (62989) 2014-05-06 6:51
Nice and unusual perspective upwards the monument's pipes, William.
Inspite of strong backlight, good thing you had not given up on taking this, the result is a fine and sharp.
Great gesture to a great composer.