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Paris 2014: Returning to the Louvre for Monochrome Madness 30

I have decided to return to the photos I took at the Louvre last May to choose my entry for week #30 of Laura and Leanne’s Monochrome Madness Challenge over on Leanne’s website (Click here to see my entry for … Continue reading

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Paris 2014: The Cour Marly in the Louvre’s Richelieu Wing

Most of the sculptures in the glass-roofed courtyard known as Cour Marly in the Richelieu wing of the Louvre museum come from King Louis XIV’s Chateau de Marly west of Paris. They were brought to Paris during the Revolution and … Continue reading

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London 2013: The British Museum (Part Five) — The Rest of the Museum

After viewing the Elgin Marbles (room 18) we walked by the World of Alexander (room 22, closed temporarily) and Greek and Roman Sculpture (room 23) and made our way to the other side of the Great Court where we found … Continue reading

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London 2013: The British Museum (Part Four) — Photographing the Elgin Marbles

I brought three lenses with me to London along with my Canon 60D DSLR. The Canon 24-105mm zoom lens is the one that’s usually on my camera and the one that I most often use during my travels. The 50mm … Continue reading

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