Galata Bridge connects Golden Horn (where Equinox docked) and Istanbul’s Old Town peninsula. There is a convenient tramway. But walking is the best way to experience the lively actions taking by Istanbul folks. Look that chorus line of fishing rods. People (all men young and old) try to catch fish for fun or for extra income.
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manrezaei (1837) 2013-04-04 5:43
Very nice shot of you. Very beautiful work. Well done.
Nicou (142210) 2013-04-04 7:17
Quelle alignée de cannes à pêche sueprbe iamge et compo fantastique vue et cpatage avec ces couleurs, la vue sur la mosqueée en fond mervielleux.
Bravo et amitié
PaulVDV (29019) 2013-04-04 9:44
I heard before that on the Galata Bridge you can see many fishermen attempting to catch something. But never before I've seen such a colourful collection of fishing rods. It looks like someone has opened a shop there :)
This is a splendid colourful picture giving us also a nice view of the shore with the mosques, just over the railing of the bridge.
Wonderful sky too.
Best regards, Paul
arnie (1805) 2013-04-04 13:30
Great capture, a great place to watch the world go by,
Galata bridge is the backbone of Istanbul.
Did you try the fish sandwich from the floating fast food boats.? A great City.
daddo (26790) 2013-04-04 15:25
Great shot Tiffany of this pastime on the famous bridge.Looks as if someone is making some money by renting or selling these rods, various accessories, bait and the stools.I presume that is the Suleymanyie mosque in the distance.A colourful version of a colourful part of Istanbul. Best wishes. Klaudio.
dkmurphys (58789) 2013-04-05 2:14
What a splendid scene! The colors are amazing together with the impressive background. Well taken!
umutlu101 (13629) 2013-04-05 7:44
un cadrage aussi grand que photo mais très joli....
tout est là.
belle presentation d'istanbul
Kielia (24077) 2013-04-05 8:08
you are presenting a colorful impression of this well known bridge. A very successful composition where the busy angler also plays an important role and a very good perspective. My compliments!
macjake (67814) 2013-04-05 8:15
what an excellent little everyday scene you have captured here.
loving the colorful fishing rods, the architecture and city views in the bg and the pale blue bridge too.
lots to keep our eyes glued to the screen :)
jusninasirun (17162) 2013-04-05 16:07
This is a unique portrait of a fine city with colorful rods laid up nicely in the foreground. The signature view of Istanbul is well captured in the background.
Gigidusud (21151) 2013-04-10 4:22
Beautiful photo from with nice colors and splendid light.Great scene and nice architecture on BG.I like a lot!
ikeharel (71475) 2013-04-29 7:28
Colorfull many fishing rods, waiting for the best time for fishing. I guess it's around evening's.
Nicely combined the known monument in Istanbul on far side, with town buildings along the strait.
Favorable light and fine sharp details.
karacabeylis (1465) 2013-04-30 5:59
a very nice scene from galata bridge showing the great sweet elements of it as well as istanbul. the sharp colors also contributes this lovely view.
- Copyright: Tiffany Liu (Oceania) (5202)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-10-20
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Nikon D-90
- Exposure: f/10.0, 1/125 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Equinox Mediterranean Cruise
- Date Submitted: 2013-04-04 5:28