Column Eye

Within the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany.

Lovely details in the lamp and columns.  But the best part was Goddess’ description of the gaggle of high school aged kids who were all staring at me, trying to figure out what was so interesting.

Guess they’ll never know.

Framed Brandenburg

Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany



Sometimes it’s just about shapes.



OK, a lot of lines.

Goes back to a comment made about me several years ago – “Bill is a line whore”.

And I can’t deny that assertion.

Etz Chaim

Holocaust Memorial aka Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Berlin, Germany.

Etz Chaim is the Jewish interpretation of the Tree of Life.  Very appropriate in this location.

Not quite the composition that I wanted, but there was a wire wastebasket immediately below this frame.  And the basket was firmly bolted to the ground.  So I had to work with what I had.

But at least I had that opportunity.


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Mauer Path

Cobblestones marking the location of the Berlin Wall, Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany

Rose Memorial

Holocaust Memorial, Berlin, Germany

Holocaust Lines

Holocaust Memorial, Berlin, Germany.