Thursday, October 12, 2006

My Sydney Harbour Bridge















1932-2007: Next year, the Sydney Harbour Bridge will turn seventy-five. In the lead up to the celebrations a drawing competition themed ‘My Sydney Harbour Bridge’ was organised for primary school children. The five best drawings were printed on a poster that appeared on all bus shelters last month and the public was invited to vote for the best artwork. Make your own opinion, view the five best drawings here. The winner will be announced on October 30th, 2006. In the meantime, I'll offer my own entry: the Sydney Harbour Bridge at sunrise.

The building on the left is the cruise passenger terminal, so if you sailed into Sydney on a cruise ship (say the Queen Elizabeth 2 next February), your vessel would be berthed here and you'd get that view from your cabin... dream on!

7 comments:

Lachezar said...

Picture perfect yet again! Good shot Natalie.

Best wishes

Anna MR said...

Out of the contestants, I'd vote for Bradley: although they are all great, his has a wonderful nuance of colour.Yours is beautiful, too.

Robert said...

This is a beautiful photograph, Nathalie. You chose the perfect angle and lighting conditions. Wonderful!

kate said...

Good shot!

I have a link for Australia bloggers, if you haven't seen it yet--send it to all your friends, too. The address should be on one line, and you may have to retype it to get it to work. Enjoy!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vr3x_RRJdd4

Ben said...

Excellent composition!
Stunning shot!

Meg Nakagawa said...

This is so lovely it's worth visiting again and again. I love the faintly foggy bridge, and good on you for getting up so early. So, are you a professional photographer, or somehow involved in arts or advertisement? The colours and composition of your photos are stunning, and a great learning tool for me. I hope you'll going to be in Sydney for a loooong time.

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