goHOWiE logo

email logo Facebook logo Link to my YouTube gallery Link to my Alamy portfolio Link to my Pond5 portfolio Shopping cart logo

Sculpture at Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands #1

Sculpture at Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands

Click on the image for licensing terms

The story behind this image

The waterfront parks and gardens at Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the capital city of Tenerife in the Canary Islands, are just delightful to walk around, which is just what my wife Liz and I were doing towards the end of our week long winter sun break here.

The big attaction in this part of town is the huge auditorioum, designed by architect Santiago Calatrava, but in the adjacent gardens are some lovely sculptures and old buildings to enjoy.

This rather magnificent work caught my eye, the wind sculpture by Caesar Manrique, shining brightly in the light of the setting sun against the deep blue sky.

License this image

Image location

Related videos

Tenerife Santa Cruz Timelapse #1

Image data

Filename - tenerife santa cruz sculpture 01

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 24mm

Exposure - 1/60 sec @ f/8, ISO100

Filters - Polarising filter used to enhance colours.

Location - Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain

Image enhancements - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - Image underexposed slightly to preserve highlights.