One of the magnificent bronze doors to St. Isaac’s Cathedral, designed by Montferrand in 1840 and created by Vitali with the assistance of sculptor R. Zaleman. St. Petersburg, Russia. April 2011.
The Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments constitute a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
3 exposures hand held from a Canon EOS 5D Mark II with Canon EF16-35 2.8 L II. Processed with Photomatix, Raw and Photoshop.
1/15 +/- 2, ISO320, f11, 16mm