Barcelona, a photo a day

Theme day: contrast


!st day of the month, theme day. Today’s theme is contrast.
Contrast of colors, shapes… And also, after the huge crowds of the last weeks, it is very nice to be able to have a quiet stroll in the evening. What you see here is a bit of Gehry’s Fish, the Mapfre Tower, the Barcelona Casino, all on the beach promenade near the Port Olimpic.

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9 responses

  1. Hi Rob. Wow, you really got every possible shape in one photo! Great place.

    Thanks for your visit. My old and new buildings are where the Ben-Yehuda pedestrian mall starts, off Jaffa Road. So it's about, say, a mile up to the Central Bus Station. So you've been there? 🙂

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    October 2, 2009 at 9:45 pm

  2. that's a very playful structure! ^-^

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    October 2, 2009 at 1:24 pm

  3. I think that is a fabulous Theme Day post!

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    October 2, 2009 at 1:22 pm

  4. Love the geometry of shapes in this!

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    October 2, 2009 at 11:08 am

  5. absolutely brilliant take on the theme!

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    October 2, 2009 at 8:49 am

  6. You really caught the funny side of some pieces of (too much) serious architecture, spot on our Theme Day!

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    October 2, 2009 at 7:19 am

  7. Perfect picture for the theme! Nice catch!

    Pixellicious Photos

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    October 2, 2009 at 3:48 am

  8. The contrasting shapes in particular jumped out at me! Great snap for theme day!

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    October 1, 2009 at 8:45 pm

  9. I would not have thought you could get that many interesting shapes in one cityscape. Who would expect a big ball like that balancing on a building? This is fantastic 🙂

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    October 1, 2009 at 7:30 pm

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