Gates of Paradise

Gates of Paradise

The famous southern doors of the Batistry in Florence. This was taken when there was a throng of people surrounding it (also taking photos), so it was tricky getting an angle that didn’t look too ridiculous.

Crop, Sharpen, Dodge & Burn.


  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Camera: NIKON D70
  • Taken: 7 September, 2008
  • Exposure bias: -3/6EV
  • Focal length: 12mm
  • Shutter speed: 1/60s

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