“Temple of Hadrian” : Rome, 10th September 2010
The Temple of Hadrian is one of my favourite buildings in Rome.
Overlooked by many tourists, despite its massive proportions, it lies on a pedestrian street between other famous attractions.
This superb building survived by being incorporated into other structures, or rather, other structures were built within its imposing columns.
It really shines at night when it is floodlit.
Here, I lay my camera on the ground and hoped for the best, setting the white balance to ‘cloudy’ to get even warmer colours.
Just for comparison, here’s another shot I took, exactly six months later…
“Temple of Hadrian” : Rome, 10th March 2011
Which version do you like best?