Photographer's Note

'Zeus, Leda, Prometheus and Pegasus Visit Bruges', a bronze sculpture by Belgian artist Jef Claerhout in Walplein, Bruges, Belgium.

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Actually this is only part of the whole sculpture: Leda (and her swan) and Prometheus who are in the carriage driven by Zeus and pulled by Pegasus, cannot be seen. I really liked this quirky and irreverent take on a raft of Greek myths: Zeus like a bank manager in a bowler hat?? Jef Claerhout tells fantastic stories that his grandfather told him as a child: folkloric stories, in which humour, mythology and irony have been incorporated into fabulous figures, animals, birds and horses.

Here it is on Google Maps.

Exposure: 1/125 sec
Aperture: f/4.0
ISO: 125
Focal length: 55 mm

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