The Church or Monastery of São Vicente de Fora meaning "Monastery of St. Vincent Outside the Walls" is a 17th century church and monastery in the city of Lisbon. It is one of the most important monasteries and mannerist buildings in the country. The monastery also contains the royal pantheon of the Braganza monarchs of Portugal.
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snunney (75134) 2013-01-29 7:00
The tramlines make excellent pointers toward the monastery church in this well composed image. The subdued lighting and muted colours bring a particular atmosphere to the composition. A pleasant area to wander round whatever the weather.
photographer_sg (893) 2013-01-29 7:03
Wonderful perspective and colours. I liked the overhead lines leading to the buildings and the twin towers in the distance. Congratulations!
danos (80336) 2013-01-29 12:27
nice the view of the road as lead-in to the Monastery of São Vicente.I like the creative perpective as the beauty of the old houses.
npecanhuk (58264) 2013-01-29 13:25
Another very beautiful, interesting and attractive picture taken on the streets of Lisbon!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, vertical format, chosen pov and composition are all excellent!
TFS - congrats,
maria-v1981 (10420) 2013-01-30 2:10
We can name you a street photographer. As i can see your favorite theme are roads and streets. I do like the perspective and depth.
Have a nice day,
jhm (130684) 2013-01-30 5:06
I am completely agree with Stephen, the tramlines make excellent pointers toward the monastery church in this well composed image.
Perspective and depth are very nice.
Quality and sharpness are perfect taken.
Composition an presentation are nice taken.
Thanks for sharing.
Have a nice day,
timecapturer (40322) 2013-01-30 5:52
an original shot this, with enticing lines and a real sense of the character and atmosphere of Lisbon. Nicely detailed and textured with also a sense of intrigue about it. Well done!
Regards - Brian.
Nicou (109778) 2013-01-30 6:09
Avec le brillant sur la voie quelle image et captage quelle vue et compo superbe perspective avec les façades le pavages, superbe.
Bravo et amitié
Silvio1953 (109385) 2013-01-30 11:15
Ciao Daniel, an other great perspective on fascinating city with beautiful monastery in BG, splendid light, wonderful colors and excellent clarity, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
josepmarin (57073) 2013-01-31 11:52
I remember perfectly this beautiful street in Alfama, and your photo is very pleasant for me.
A dynamic perspective of the rails of the charming and famous "electrico", which leads our eyes towards the wonderful architecture of the Monastery of Saõ Vicente de Fora.
I like the graphical wealth of your composition.