IEW Photo Contest - Cityscapes

Australia, Melbourne CBD
 

Australia, Melbourne CBD

I was in a business program this summer in Australia, part of which was visiting various companies. When I went to the CBD I was taken back by the architecture of the buildings. The way the shadows and sunlight hit this building made it look like it was moving.

Colombia Cali Honors College Global JumpStart

Colombia Cali Honors College Global JumpStart

Honors College students, staff, and faculty are pictured in one of the most beautiful viewpoints in Cali, Colombia. From this viewpoint, we could see the entire valley of Cali known as "Valle del Cauca". Students spent two weeks in Cali learning about Colombia's history and the ways they have learned to implement peace education throughout the country.

Finland, Porvoo

Finland, Porvoo

Porvoo is a city on the southern coast of Finland. The Porvoo Old Town is a popular tourist destination, known for its well-preserved 18th and 19th century buildings and 15th century cathedral, the Porvoo Cathedral.

Greece, Oia

Greece, Oia

The Santorini church with blue cupola is one of the most recognized attractions in the world. You can watch the most beautiful sunset here by the Agean Sea. Spectacular views!

Hong Kong Bay

Hong Kong Bay

Around Hong Kong

Hungary, Budapest

Hungary, Budapest

Solo trip to take in breath-taking views of the notable Liberty Bridge at sunset.

Italy, Camogli

Italy, Camogli

Sight-seeing along the Italian Riviera.

Italy, Rome

Italy, Rome

A picture I took while admiring some of the thousands of cats that roam the streets of Italy.

Mexico City (Zocalo)

Mexico City (Zocalo)

The Zócalo is a plaza in central Mexico City where prior to the colonial period, it was the ceremonial center in the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan. The Zócalo is bordered by the Cathedral, the National Plaza, the Federal District buildings and the Old Portal de Mercaderes. The Zócalo is the center of government of both the nation and of the capital. It is a popular space for protests, such as the 2019 Women's March that took place in Mexico City on March 8, 2019.

Mexico, Mexico City - Museo Nacional del Arte

Mexico, Mexico City - Museo Nacional del Arte

I took the first photo in Mexico City, it is a staircase of Museo Nacional de Arte. It is in the classical style of western art which can bring you back to the old time. The second photo was taken at the Four Embarcadero Center. It is the supporting part of the Tulip sculpture, and there is also a stair around it, but this one is in the modern style. These two photos are kind of reflect each other, they have the same structure --- curved staircase, but at different times--- classical and modern.

Netherlands, Amsterdam Bikes

Netherlands, Amsterdam Bikes

Netherlands, Amsterdam Canal

Netherlands, Amsterdam Canal

Buildings across a canal in Amsterdam shot on a 35mm black and white film camera.

New Zealand, Waitomo Central

New Zealand, Waitomo Central

The sun shines on Opapaka Pā, once the site of a battle that took place between the Ngāti Hia and Taane Tinorau.

Tunisia, Sidi Bou Sai

Tunisia, Sidi Bou Sai

The Idyllic seaside town of Sidi Bou Saïd just outside of Tunis, Tunisia is perched on top of a steep cliff and surrounded by breathtaking Mediterranean views. The town's cobbled streets are lined with art shops, souvenir stalls, and quaint cafés. These views are accompanied by blue and white buildings similar to those of Greece and complemented by amazing Tunisian cuisine such as Couscous, Brik, and Harissa.

USA, SF Civic Center

USA, SF Civic Center

Photo taken at civic center under the category of #Cityscapes at November 4 2019. It has a great view of the sunset with the beautiful infrastructure in the city along with the different shades of life.

USA, SF Four Embarcadero Center

USA, SF Four Embarcadero Center

USA, SF Golden Gate Bridge

USA, SF Golden Gate Bridge

Like many others, the Golden Gate Bridge is a symbol of the progress of the entire human race. Today, it costs millions of dollars to keep the bridge up and running, which can be if not easily but surely with some efforts replaced by an efficient one. It is to remind us of the great things that we humans can achieve and tackle, which is why we need to maintain such structures.

USA, SF Palace of Fine Arts

USA, SF Palace of Fine Arts

The palace of fine arts was constructed to encourage trade, in other words, to bring the world a little closer, to help each other during difficult times. Today San Francisco is truly an International city, bringing diverse talent from across the world, for the advancement of mankind. DIVERSITY is our STRENGTH!!

Hong Kong Cable

Hong Kong Cable

Around Hong Kong

Italy, Rome (Street)

Italy Rome Street

A picture I took while walking the streets of Italy a couple years back

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