The Odeon of Herodes Atticus is a stone theatre structure located on the south slope of the Acropolis of Athens. It was built in 161 AD by the Athenian magnate Herodes Atticus in memory of his wife, Aspasia Annia Regilla. It was originally a steep-sloped amphitheater with a three-story stone front wall and a wooden roof made of expensive, cedar of Lebanon timber. It was used as a venue for music concerts with a capacity of 5,000.
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dale54 (7798) 2012-03-11 6:03
arkadiusz hello.your capture of this scene is super,great light and color to it!good contrast to it! tfs! dr
Sergiom (78697) 2012-03-11 6:06
J'aime beaucoup la diagonale dans l'image qui lui donne de la profondeur et va chercher de beaux effets de lumière sur le mur de pierres.
Gigidusud (20825) 2012-03-11 14:09
Beautiful architecture with nice colors and light.Good framing.
Thanks for sharing.
- Copyright: Arkadiusz Dudzinski (aristo) (3214)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-02-20
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Nikon D2X, 17-55mm f/2.8G ED-IF AF-S DX NIKKOR, Marumi Circular Polarizer 77mm
- Exposure: f/9.0, 1/80 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-03-11 5:14