Your favorite 2011 picture #22 : Eero Lethonen

Christmas is over so let's resume our readers' pictures series. Today's shot was taken in St-Petersburg, Russia by Eero Lethonen from Finland. (click on picture...
Christmas is over so let's resume our readers' pictures series. Today's shot was taken in St-Petersburg, Russia by Eero Lethonen from Finland. (click on picture for high res) Leica CL with Zeiss Planar 50mm ZM. Agfa APX400 film. This is what Eero wrote about his shot: This picture was taken in St. Petersburg near the cemetery where for example the famous composer Tschaikowsky is buried. here's not much of a story behind this photo. We were on an evening stroll to see the cemetery and I caught this on the way. I just like the bit gloomy mood of the...

Banaue

Banaue is a surprising city. Located in the middle of the vast rice terraces region, it seems that most of its buildings are about to...
Banaue is a surprising city. Located in the middle of the vast rice terraces region, it seems that most of its buildings are about to crumble down the steepy hills. Though surrounded by green, everything looks grey. Yet, as our guide said, everybody is happy in Banaue. Far from the metropolis and close to the sky, Banaue still leaves in its own world.  (click on pictures for high res) All pictures taken with Leica M8 and 35mm Lux Asph