Photo: Sunset at the Parthenon in Athens, Greece

I have been furiously going through the images I took on my recent trip to Turkey and Greece to put on and I wanted to get a few more on the blog. I can’t begin to describe how amazing Athens was. I was such an interesting mix of ancient and modern.

You would think that, after having “seen” photos of a place that you have “seen” it, but I never imagined that the Parthenon, the crown jewel of the Acropolis, would be so much more impressive in person. Even while it undergoes restoration in the 21st Century while walking around the grounds, can still imagine what it was like in the 4th Century BCE.

Sunset at the Parthenon in Athene, Greece

Sunset at the Partheneon in Athene, Greece

Developed using software from the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan (Lightroom and Photoshop)

Exposure: 1/160 sec @ f/14
 ISO: 320
 Focal Length: 24 mm

Created with:

Canon EOS 6D 20.2 MP DSLR
 Canon EF 24–105mm f/4 L IS USM Lens


Originally published at LifePart2.com.