LA LUNA ROMANA

The full moon beautifully soared over the Altare della Patria or the National Monument to Victor Emmanuel II during my recent trip to the historic city of Rome. I took this photo just as I was turning on a corner while heading back to the hotel. I was hoping to photograph the moon above the Colosseum, however, the moon was way too high up in the sky by the time twilight made an entrance. Gladly, I looked back at the monument for a last gaze otherwise I would have missed the chance to photograph such a magical sight. The  monument was illuminated at the right spots while the sky was at its perfect brightness and blueness to allow for the bright moon to pop out. What a beautiful night that was!

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4 Comments on “LA LUNA ROMANA

  1. Lovely shot! The colors are balanced gorgeously. It almost looks like the chariot on the roof is towing the moon behind him. Beware the powerful moon god! Ha ha You should photoshop a chain going from the back of the chariot to the moon. Lol

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