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© Deborah Downes
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UploadedMarch 10, 2014
TakenMarch 8, 2009
MakeNikon Corporation
Exposure1/125 sec at f/7.1
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length65 mm

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This impressive Neptune, sculpted by Ammannati, stands atop a fountain within Piazza della Signoria, the heart of Florence's political events since late 1200's.

23 responses

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (10 Mar 2014):

    I'm in love with this!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey   gave props (10 Mar 2014):

    Amazing detail and contrast..

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (10 Mar 2014):

    love, love, love it!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (10 Mar 2014):

    Great image!!


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  • Raymond Fausel

    Raymond Fausel gave props (11 Mar 2014):


  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (11 Mar 2014):

    Impressive indeed! I love the contrast!!

  • Hilda Cox

    Hilda Cox gave props (11 Mar 2014):

    wow that s some capture !!!! gorgeous

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (11 Mar 2014):

    Exquisite both in image and sculpture

  • Elyseo

    Elyseo gave props (11 Mar 2014):

    beautiful in every way

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (11 Mar 2014):

    Fantastic shot and a great entry for the theme!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) gave props (12 Mar 2014):

    Gorgeous juxtaposition, Deborah! Perfect for theme!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (12 Mar 2014):

    Great art for the theme!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (12 Mar 2014):

    Perfect to the theme!!!

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone gave props (12 Mar 2014):

    beautiful in every way

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (13 Mar 2014):

    WOW, what a backbone : )

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (14 Mar 2014):

    Perfect backbone that never gets tired..The building makes a good contrast for the statues to face.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (15 Mar 2014):

    Connected to the Best in JPG's Theme Park!n

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (17 Mar 2014):

    Excellent Deborah, this deserves a "HOT"!

  • Carl Kuntze

    Carl Kuntze gave props (18 Mar 2014):

    Muscular sentry of the sea.

  • Ken O'Brien

    Ken O'Brien gave props (19 Mar 2014):

    Brilliant B/W,perfect for theme.

  • Laurie Search

    Laurie Search gave props (19 Mar 2014):

    Really intriguing image, with that gorgeous building in the background...in front of the gorgeous sculpture! :) Love all the lines and the wonderful contrasts!! :)))

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (2 Aug 2014):


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