Houses in the city of Bergen, Norway.
I was always surprised by how houses are colorfull in Northern Europe. I think it is to compensate the lack of light for many months of the years.
Nobody has marked this note useful
Critiques | Translate
Buin (42330) 2008-12-19 1:12
A beautiful view.I like the many details one can detect in this colourful and intriguing photo. I think it was taken from mount "Aksla"?
Greetings from wet and cold Germany!
PS. I do not post photos for 7 days - I'm on strike. Please read in the forum about "Polonaises" deleted account. I think these absolutistic TE moderators behave like children ...
g_panakia (4031) 2008-12-19 1:17
i love bergen's architecture and general this city!
this is a beautiful postcard from there...your pov from the above is excellent as well the colours!
have a nice wknd!
saxo042 (37588) 2008-12-19 1:22
A very interesting and beautiful arrangement of these "model houses". This looks almost like a cubistic painting. Very good emphezise on the colours.
sevy (15365) 2008-12-19 1:30
You are right, colorful houses are a specificity of North Europe. It is well illustrated here with both the colors on the walls and on the roof which are providing a nice graphical picture.
aadilj (18102) 2008-12-19 1:41
Hi stefano, I love this lego blocks like composition with such vivid etxtures and fresh hues. The way you have compsoed it is absolutely fantastic. I am impressed with your gallery and talent and wish you loads of luck.
rey316 (24) 2008-12-19 1:44
interesting composition. The architecture of the beautiful and bright Regards/Andrey
tober (8797) 2008-12-19 2:22
Hello Stefano, really beautiful and eye-catching even from the thumbnail. I think, these colourful houses bring some energy to the grey and cold atmosphere of Bergen.
Kind regards, Tolga
sweet_universe (1697) 2008-12-19 5:13
Composizione unica, quella dell'alternarsi dei tetti delle case di queste cittadine delNord Europa.
Ne sono rimasto colpito anche io, come te, ed ho pensato la stessa cosa: quei colori così intensi rendono la vita "al buio" più allegra e vivibile.
Un caro saluto
tcgt1979 (156) 2008-12-19 5:54
simply incredible! The colors with their matching roof's etc....very very nice.
barrufeto_77 (28886) 2008-12-19 5:56
The wide variety of colours is great! An excellent picture!
Longroute (19396) 2008-12-19 7:36
Non posso non soffermarmi su questa foto, per tre ragioni principali. Conservo bellissime memorie di Berghen, mi piacciono i tetti visti dall'alto, è una bella composizione.
Ciao e auguri per le feste,
jonathan_hart (21274) 2008-12-19 13:46
indeed colorful and charming too, good framing, it's interesting to see this framed like that
Silvio1953 (124653) 2008-12-20 10:28
Ciao Stefano, sembra uno splendiodo quadro naif, fantastica vista di Bergen, POVsuperbo, bravo, ciao Silvio
phwall (6785) 2008-12-21 4:29
What a great view, I passed through Bergen in 1976, I'd forgotten what a wonderful looking city it is.
You have captured the colours and atmosphere perfectly with this excellent POV and composition.
Very well done, an amazingly sharp image.
archimatica (20325) 2008-12-21 5:36
Potrebbe anche sembrare un plastico... La città è talmente pulita da cavi, antenne, insegne, pubblicità, bandiere.
Strana ma molto bella.
faubry (35405) 2009-01-16 7:36
Bonjour Stefano, des maisons de style play mobil, de toutes les couleurs, une belle composition graphique;
npecanhuk (66862) 2009-01-20 6:58
Looking at your gallery I found many nice and interesting pictures and I chose this one to comment on because it has truly captivated me!
Well chosen and priviledged viewpoint!
Excellent sharpness and exposure!
The architecture of those buildings is very beautiful and I also like all the colors they have which has created a pretty eye-catching image!
Saluti da Brasile,
Hansaphotos (6915) 2011-08-31 6:18
Another example of your creativity in finding new and interesting motives; this is not the most obvious part of Bergen to photograph. I think I know exactly where you stood to capture this one. A fine cut, well composed with the small road braking up the cluster of houses coming in from the corner. Yes the colours are amazing when we see it like this. Thanks for sharing this:)
Best regards, Erling
- Copyright: stefano marcellini (smarcell) (19963)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-07-02
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Nikon D 80
- Exposure: f/8, 1/320 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Cell-to-cell Cities, My favourite foreign photos from Norway [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2008-12-19 1:07
- Favorites: 1 [view]