Dilworth Park -- New Look

© Michelle Alton

Dilworth Park -- New Look

Uploaded: January 31, 2015 | Entered: January 31, 2015 04:03:56

Description

Formerly called "Dilworth Plaza," it is the large area in front of Philadelphia's City Hall. It was two years in the rebuilding, and I have decided that the previous version was much more attractive. Now there is a nice ice skating rink in winter, but the area is strewn with concessions under white canvas "tents." There is no longer a fountain, nor the beautiful Japanese Cherry Trees that lined and enhanced the front of the building. But gone now are the many benches under shady trees (and the vagrants that slept on them). I'm going to wait until Spring and Summer and see how it looks and feels. For NOW, thumbs down.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Comments

Douglas Pignet January 31, 2015

very nice cityscape here..Like you pov & comp #1605602

Avril Young January 31, 2015

STUNNING...beautiful cityscape. #11235281

Anita Hogue January 31, 2015

Beautiful city scene! Always love your information. #11235371

MELODIE C. ROBERTS January 31, 2015

The woman doesn't look very impressed either ;0)
Fabulous capture and info Mickey! #11235386

JO ANN CLEVELAND January 31, 2015

Stupid woman! lol That is a super presentation and information Michelle! #11235457

Tiia Vissak January 31, 2015

a great capture! #11235573

John Connolly January 31, 2015

A wonderful city scene Michelle!~ #11235577

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic January 31, 2015

Wonderful cityscape Michelle!,
Amalia #11235591

Barbara Waldoch level-classic January 31, 2015

Perfectly captured, Michelle! #11236119

Evy Johansen level-classic January 31, 2015

Wonderful capture, Michelle! #11236463

Martha R. Mazon level-classic January 31, 2015

Great job conveying the starkness of the scene, as you experience it, Michelle. #11236505

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