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Place Royale, Quebec City, the old part of Quebec when it was first discovered.
Quebec City celebrated it’s 400th anniversary.

Photo manipulated.
I wanted to enhance the texture of the stone walls, the snow and Jenuperus and the pavements.

Turned into sepia, then enhanced the texture.

Location: Quebec City, Qc, Canada
Date: 2007-12-23
Copyright: Yannik Hay
Canon 5D Canon
Lens: 100-400mm F/4.5-5.6 L IS USM@100 mm


400th anniversary, architecture, cityscapes, house, place royale, quebec city

Started photography in 1975.
Took photography classes.
Learned black and white dark room.
Did the transition to digital in 2005.
Learned a few post-processing programs and made my choice to Photoshop and Lightroom.

I like to shoot wildlife, birds, macro, landscapes and street photography to name a few.

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  • SharonD
    SharonDover 4 years ago

    Great pic and enhancement yan.

  • Hello Sharon, I am so pleased that you like it :) Cheers!

    – Yannik Hay

  • vsinopoulos
    vsinopoulosover 4 years ago

    Lovely capture and excellent PP work, your choice of Sepia tone was great! Take care!

  • Thank you very much dear Vassilis. I am very happy that you like it! Take care!

    – Yannik Hay

  • hereforfun
    hereforfunover 4 years ago

    Great capture and textures looks lovely

  • Hi Trudi, I am very pleased that you like it, have a great day!

    – Yannik Hay

  • Maria Murphy
    Maria Murphyover 4 years ago


  • Thank so much Maria for the warm comment, it’s always a pleasure to see you in my gallery.

    – Yannik Hay

  • Virginia N. Fred
    Virginia N. Fredover 4 years ago


  • Thank you so very much for the feature, I am thrilled that you chose this one. I cherish it very much as it is hanging in one of our walls size 30×40 inches, and it is just beautiful :))

    – Yannik Hay

  • NancyR
    NancyRover 4 years ago

    Wonderfl picture! It is very “painterly”, I love the detail of the stonework, & I think the manipulations are very effective. Good work!

  • Many thanks for your lovely comment, so very much apprciated!!

    – Yannik Hay

  • Kim  Calvert
    Kim Calvertover 4 years ago

    Wonderful processing, I really love this.

  • Thx so much for the warm comments! All the best!

    – Yannik Hay

  • M a r i e B a r c i a
    M a r i e B a ...over 4 years ago

    Thats beautiful, lovely treatment. Would love to visit Quebec~

  • Thanks so very much for your awesome comment. I truly appreciate you stopping by for a visit.

    – Yannik Hay

  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeabout 4 years ago

  • Thx so much :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Albert
    Albertover 2 years ago

    Great pic and enhancement Yannik.

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