Sérénità Veneziana

PhotographerLaurent DEQUICK
Prize2nd Place in Architecture / Historic
CompanyLDK photo
City/CountryRoubaix, France
Photo Date06/2017
Technical InfoCanon 5DSR camera
Entry Description

Inspired by the Vedute painting of the 18th century (Canaletto, Guardi), far from the tumult of the tourist circuits, I let myself be led away by the contemplation of the Venetian palaces. Jewels of the Serenissima, they alone bear witness to its greatness, its power, its beauty. From the front perspective view architecture is staged and became the theater of the city. The ethereal chromatic value enhances the delicacy of the buildings, the surrounding nature (the water channels, the sky ...) become intangible. Close to the engraving, architecture rising above the common feelings becomes sublime, pure