Twosday Tuesday: The Eiffel Tower, Cross-ed

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Here at Lomography, we always like looking at the creative and random photos submitted by our community members in our downtime. And, amusingly, we find that there are a lot of snapshots that bear a striking resemblance to one another – be it in the way they were composed or in idea – even though they were taken in different parts of the globe!

The Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, which incidentally just celebrated its 125th year, is one of the most recognized structures in the world. It’s one of the most photographed, too, so how do you make your shots of the Eiffel stand out? By taking unconventional ones, of course! While these two here aren’t identical in terms of appearance, they were taken with the same concept in mind; hence, they’re our featured pair of the week!

Credits: realrampage

This snapshot was taken by realrampage using a Kiev 88 loaded with the Fuji Velvia 100F.

Credits: dudizm

Meanwhile, this photo was shot by dudizm using his Nikon F2 loaded with the Kodak TX 400.

Tune in next Tuesday for the next of twin photos! In the meantime, check out our Twosday Tuesday series in the Lomography magazine!

You might also want to check out these related articles:

*The Eiffel Tower in Lomographs*

*Today in History: 123 Years of the Eiffel Tower*

*The Making of a Global Icon: Eiffel Tower Construction*

*Twosday Tuesday: The Eiffel Tower as Seen through a Fisheye Lens*

*Locations Log Book: Je t’aime, Paris*

written by chooolss on 2014-04-01 in #lifestyle #twosday-tuesday #paris #eiffel-tower

4 Comments

  1. plasticpopsicle
    plasticpopsicle ·

    Awesome, @realrampage and @dudizm! And good spot, @chooolss! :D

  2. chooolss
    chooolss ·

    Thank you for the suggestion, @plasticpopsicle!
    And yes, great shots @realrampage and @dudizm!
    :)

  3. dudizm
    dudizm ·

    Thanx a lot !

  4. realrampage
    realrampage ·

    @chooolss @plasticpopsicle thanks

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