Casa Mila, Barcelona/Abbey Road

Uploaded 21 Jul 2010 — 12 favorites
Spotlight This! Enter Shoot Out
Login Required

To add items to your favorites you must login.

Already have a JPG account?


Need to create a JPG account?

JPG+ Required

Collections are a JPG+ feature. You must be a JPG+ member to create new collections and to add photos to collections.

Sign up for JPG+ to start using collections now!

© Rich Spencer
Views 157
Likes 0
Favorites 12
Comments 8
Would you like to also give a props comment to the photographer?
All dislikes require a comment. Please tell us why you do not like this photo.

More of Rich Spencer’s Photos

  • Danny in BonDs
  • Casa Mila, Barcelona/Abbey Road
  • Casa Batlló Interior, Barcelona
  • Artery to the Heart of the City
Photo Info
UploadedJuly 21, 2010
TakenMay 7, 2010
ModelCanon EOS 30D
Exposure1/1250 sec at f/8
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length28 mm

Similar photos

  • Influencer
  • Sunset over Lady Liberty
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ana

Enter "Abstract"!


Q: Username not found in People dropdown searchbox

A: Do you know?

Photo license: © All rights reserved

Otherwise known as "La Pedrera," Antoni Gaudí's communal housing project was unfavourably compared to a Quarry Face when first constructed because, as history proves, those who made fun of new ideas were always right.

The rooftop seen here is one of the most imposing spectacles in the Barcelona skyline with these most surreal edifices acting as chimney vents. Also this shot unwittingly became an homage to one of the most famous album covers of all time.

8 responses

  • Juan Estrada

    Juan Estrada gave props (27 Jul 2010):

    Great color tones and amazing composition.

  • misha otaared

    misha otaared gave props (31 Jul 2010):

    great capture, nicely composed. love the contrasting curving lines and the imposing sky.

  • Ron Sellers

    Ron Sellers gave props (31 Jul 2010):

    terrific lighting and color

  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (11 Aug 2010):

    excellent esp comp - love!

  • Aleksandra Wysocka

    Aleksandra Wysocka gave props (20 Aug 2010):

    i've always loved that rooftop, and this shot is brilliant!

  • Adam Reilly

    Adam Reilly said (27 Aug 2010):

    ...and also The Beatles were originally called 'The Quarry Men'. Great shot.

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (27 Aug 2010):


  • Justin Sheely

    Justin Sheely (Deleted) gave props (27 Aug 2010):

    Love the contrast to the sky

To add your comment, Log in or sign up!

Please Login or Sign Up

You must be logged in to enter photos into JPG Shoot Out contests.
Login or Sign Up