Though we travel the world to find the beautiful

we must carry it with us or we find it not

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friday, February 15, 2013

Grey Skies With Rain .........

~  Rue Royale from the steps of La Madeleine Cathedral ~

In the far distance you can see Palais Bourbon
home to the French National Assembly

Trying to focus a camera while holding onto an umbrella
is not always sucessful

Linking with
Skywatch Friday
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Sylvia K said...

Not easy with an umbrella, but you did a great job, Dianne!! Those skies look just like the ones out my window today!! Have a lovely weekend! Happy Valentine's Day!!

Steffi said...

Very beautiful photo for SWF,Dianne!Thank you for it and have a nice day!
Happy Valentine´s Day!

Laura said...

I love the reflections on the road... happy Valentine's Day!

Photo Cache said...

you have captured this scene perfectly.

HansHB said...

A great capture, - perfect post for the theme!

Jim said...

Great streetscape.

eileeninmd said...

Even in the rain it is a beautiful street scene. Great capture! Happy Skywatching!

Roses, Lace and Brocante said...

You did very well on focusing your camera!!!
A beautiful Parisian scene - I just love it.
Shane ♥

Jeannette StG said...

Haha I see it in front of me -great having this scene straight:) Hope the rain will stop in the weekend!

Pierre BOYER said...

I was here yesterday afternoon !


Merisi said...

Splendid image, you succeeded beautifully, umbrella and all!

Happy Sky Watch,

Cezar and Léia said...

I love this kind of picture!Very well captured with wonderful perspective!

Mary Howell Cromer said...

So lovely, it could be made into a movie image!

Gardening with Juanita said...

I love all the pictures really like the ones from the store window, with the reflections. Thanks for visiting my blog.


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