“Night Flowers” : Strasbourg, 29th August 2011
After an amazingly productive night of photography in Strasbourg I headed back to my hotel on the periphery of the old town and just happened to notice these overflowing flower beds on the side of the bridge I was crossing.
Actually, I’d noticed them before in the daytime, as I’d used this bridge frequently, and although the flowers were a nice touch to the iron span, they hadn’t really registered as being worthy of immortalising in a digital format.
But at night, with the distant lights casting reflections on the river and the flowers spotlit by an overhead street lamp, a magical transformation took place…
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