This is a night shot of Hotel de Ville or the Town Hall in Grand Place in Brussels. The Town hall from the 15th is century is a masterpiece of gothic architecture. The tower is about 90 meters high and is topped by a guilded statue of St Michael, the patron of Brussels.
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pablominto (53746) 2007-09-23 0:02
The image is very well exposed, giving great details in the architecture!
The lighting of the structure is interesting, and contributes to the fine feeling of depth...
Sharp fine details and an outstanding night capture!
nemesiss (2979) 2007-09-23 0:09
wonderfull image, good POV and arhitectural details.
Lee30 (78) 2007-09-23 0:22
Excellent shot, Keep up the great work.
kri54 (1515) 2007-09-23 0:28
très belle vue, belle utilisation de la lumière et des reflets de pluid
jaywalker (16101) 2007-09-23 0:41
Hi Ulf, A stunningly beautiful photo of this amazing hotel, I though it was a cathedral, the light is perfect & looks even better against the black sky, the detail is brilliant, great shot, kind regards Wilson.
prumod (8300) 2007-09-23 3:02
wonderful lights made this building marvelous... not only lights, its architecture also amazing! with darkness at b/g it's really an enchanting scene!
Valerka (8171) 2007-09-23 3:48
Compliments for this night shot with suggested bustling night life.
L'Hotel de ville is very beautifully lit with splendid architecture neatly seen in your shot.
cobbydale (1958) 2007-09-23 6:07
Great night shot Ulf, you've done really well to get everything in the frame. Excellent sharpness and fine detail captured.
Docarmo (9639) 2007-09-23 19:31
An image of great visual impact here! The lighting is very well captured showing the beauty of the architecture.
Maria do Carmo
Tue (37084) 2007-09-24 3:12
When I visited Brussels last month, the weather was unfortunately not very inviting for photos, so I haven't very good captures of the beautiful town hall and no night shot of it either. This looks great, the highly decorated facade is wonderfully illuminated and you caught it very well here in all its splendour. Very well done and thanks for sharing!
Tort (2266) 2007-09-25 13:15
Wonderful nigth shot. Fascinating is the lights and colors here. The POV of the shot is great. Beautiful and excellent presentation.
Bjostad (306) 2007-09-26 11:43
Great detail and lighting of the building against the dark sky. The crowd of people and even the reflection off of the street are nice.
nisko (2642) 2007-10-19 1:36
so nice building architecturaly and great lighting..i enjoy a lot the suits with the crowd in the down part!well done..
mim_i (392) 2007-10-19 3:00
That's really majestic and spectacular view :)
The colors and the lights are excellent!
TFS this part of the "Grand Place" in Brussels!
ruisc_pt (10892) 2007-11-07 13:28
Wonderful lights and colors here. The POV is beautiful
Great work you did in this exposure my friend.
Felip (3907) 2009-07-07 2:36
Magnificent example of Gothic architecture.
Superbly exposed, we can see a lot of details in the building.
I don't know what time could be, but there are a lot of people in the street, Brussels seems to be a very lively city.