Hamburg’s harbour and the “Speicherstadt” at night

By: Ina

Aug 05 2013

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Category: Photography

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Focal Length:36mm
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 1100D

After sharing some of my favourite masterpieces with you, I will now show you a beautiful part of my hometown, Hamburg. The “Speicherstadt” (for those who don’t know it) consists of brick-lined buildings which were used as warehouses in the past. The goods that were stored there were mainly coffee, tea, spices and carpets. Nowadays some of the buildings are still used as warehouses, but there are also different kinds of museums, restaurants and offices.

A barge driving away

Church spires are an important part of Hamburg’s cityscape. The first picture shows the town’s landmark, the “Michel”.

The town's landmark, the "Michel" St. Katharinen Kirche

The view through a watergate A reflection on the waves behind a boat One of the many bridges in Hamburg Under a bridge A monument of St. Ansgar The theatre at the harbour, where the musical "Lion King" is performed every day The sailing ship "Rickmer Rickmer's" One of the two paddle steamers at Hamburg's habour A dry dock


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