Florence, Italy

AUGUST 2008 – Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, Firenze, Italia. © Mark Zanzig/zanzig.com

The story behind the image

We did a side-trip to Florence – a great destination all year but even better during summer. We had been to Florence before, several times, but I was still lacking a decent photo of the Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore (aka the “Duomo”.) I had a couple of slides but no native digital images.

We were lucky as the sun was shining nicely, and so the large building with the iconic red roof contrasted well with the clear blue sky which offers some copyspace. Nice.

Make note to self: Return to Florence soon!

The high resolution image

Capture Date & Time29-AUG-2008, 14:37
LocationFlorence, Italy
CameraCanon EOS-1Ds Mark II
LensCanon EF 24-70 mm 2.8 L USM
Exposure1/200 sec at f/22
Digital Image Source FormatCanon Camera RAW (CR2)
Edited Image FormatJPEG, 24 bits/pixel, sRGB
Edited Image Dimensions3328 x 4992 Pixels
Copyright© by Mark Zanzig/zanzig.com

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