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Sant Elm Wall, Mallorca #1

Decorated wall in Sant Elm, Mallorca

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On the south western tip of the Mediterranean island of Mallorca lies the seaside town of Sant Elm.

My wife Liz and I spent a few hours there during our tour of the island, wandering round the streets and alleyways under an unusually cloudy sky.

As Liz checked out the shops I hung around outside, whehe I spotted this simple tableau across the street from where I was standing.

The interplay of colours and shapes was just delightful, so of course I had to take a photo or two.

In fact, I prefer this image to the more standard sort of 'postcard' photos that I took down at the beach that day.

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Filename - mallorca sant elm wall 01.jpg

Camera - Canon EOS 6D

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 40mm

Exposure - 1/80 sec @ f8, ISO100

Location - Sant Elm, Mallorca

This image - 640x800px JPEG

Conversion - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - Polarising filter used to reduce glare