The Pairing Perspectives Experiment: Lisbon

Castelo & Bridge from Graca PanoCastelo & Bridge from Graca

Forest or tree? Grain of sand, or stretch of beach? Since learning how to use the panorama function on my camera I’ve been quite captivated experimenting with when it’s a nice tool. Some of you have voted in favor of more panoramas, and I thought with this entry I’d expose you to some of the framing, editing, and selecting challenges I have in figuring out what to share with you each time I see things that grab my imagination. I recall a conversation once with my brother about the youth tendency to state their boredom on a regular basis – how this baffled us both, since the world is so endlessly full of fascination. If you’re not finding it, maybe it’s time to change your frame of reference, focal length, or angle. It nearly always works for me. This is an experiment: vote yea or nay to further such experiments, by viewing this entry more times (= more future such pairings from other locations) or fewer times. Of course, comments are also welcome. Cheers – enjoy.Graca Convento & Tile Facades from  Castelo PanoGraca Convento & Tile Facades from  CasteloGraca Convento & Tile Facades from Castelo Pano 2Graca Convento & Tile Facades from Castelo 2

Alfama Stair & Tile Facade

Alfama Stir & Tile Facade Pano Avenida da Liberdade Statue Pano Avenida da Liberdade Statue Bridge & City Pano 1 Bridge & City Pano 2 Graca Tile FacadesGraca Tile Facades PanoBridge & River w Cruise Ship Pano Bridge & River w Cruise ShipCastelo & River from Alcantara Pano Castelo & River from AlcantaraRestauradores Square Bldg Pano Restauradores Square Bldg River - Bridge - Statue Pano River - Bridge - Statue River & Sao Vicente from Castelo Pano River & Sao Vicente from CasteloTown Corner toward Commerce Place Pano Town Corner toward Commerce Place Town Corner toward Alfama  PanoTown Corner toward Elevator PanoTown Corner toward ElevatorCastelo & Bridge from Graca Pano 2Castelo & City from GracaCastelo & City from Graca Pano


2 responses

  1. Diane Rachiele

    I enjoy the different views and perspectives you offer, both in photos and in literary form.

    October 21, 2013 at 08:16

  2. Stephen Brockmann

    Hi Paul, Could that perhaps have been someone I know with whom you were having that conversation about the boredom of young people? I think so! At any rate, I, too, vote for perspective, both literary and photographic. And hang in there!

    October 21, 2013 at 23:33

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