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The classic view

Venice 2008. Gondolas moored off of St Mark's square with views of the Island of San Giorgio

comments (19)

  • vintage
  • Australia
  • 7 Feb 2011, 00:08
Wonderful photo brings many good memories back
John Prior: Many thanks Vintage smile
Classic and utterly beautiful. I'm hoping to get this view myself in June!
John Prior: Thank you T, I'm sure you'll have a great time.
  • Ginnie
  • Netherlands
  • 7 Feb 2011, 07:47
This is even better than most classic views I've seen, John. I like your POV at boat level!
John Prior: Many thanks Ginnie
  • Chris
  • England
  • 7 Feb 2011, 08:22
It is classic but it's also charming John
John Prior: Many thanks Chris
  • Sidney
  • Philippines
  • 7 Feb 2011, 09:35
An iconic view !
Well done !
John Prior: Many thanks Sidney
A terrific picture you have here John..Love it.
John Prior: Thank you Ron smile
  • Chad Doveton
  • Where latitude and longitude meet.
  • 7 Feb 2011, 10:44
A very good composition John.
John Prior: Thanks Chad
A beautiful image John. Great angle in which you captured this beautiful scene.
John Prior: Thank you Laurette
Love the low angle, very lovely image smile
John Prior: Thank you Linda
None the worse for being the classic view John, in fact it is very good indeed.
John Prior: Thanks a lot Brian
The treatment here has a feel of a coloured engraving. I like this very much
John Prior: Thanks a lot Bill
Lovely shot John. I like the treatment and composition
John Prior: Thank you Janet
  • Krunal
  • India
  • 7 Feb 2011, 19:16
beautiful composition, truly a classic view
John Prior: Thank you Krunal
  • Otto K.
  • United States
  • 7 Feb 2011, 20:12
classic and lovely. I'm especially drawn to the water, nice!
John Prior: Thanks a lot Otto
The classic view, great image.
John Prior: Thank you Sheila
Classic indeed, John. Wish mine had come out as good as this!
John Prior: Thanks a lot Graeme, I could have spent a lot more time in Venice, a pity (although I understand why) it is so expensve there.
  • Peter
  • Canada
  • 8 Feb 2011, 03:38
Hello John....i have one posted when we get to Venice next week...but it was overcast and just can't compare to this greater than classic photo.....petersmile
John Prior: Thanks Peter, we also had very mixed weather when we went to Italy in Spring 2008
  • sherri
  • Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America
  • 8 Feb 2011, 05:41
Classic yet extraordinary. Love the colors here.
John Prior: Thanks a lot Sherri
Classic, but very efficient with the treatment. I like this!
Have a nice day.

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