The Palace of St. Michael and St. George (Palaia Anaktora) in Corfu Town (Kérkyra in Greek) on the beautiful Greek Island of Corfu. The foundation stone was laid on St. George’s day in 1819.

Corfu is the most northerly of the Grecian Ionian Islands. It is a green and beautiful place where the pace of life is not too taxing.

The Old Town of Corfu is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Camera: Sony NEX-7
Lens: Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC

Three bracketed RAWs Tonemapped in Photomatix Pro.


Featured in : AROUND THE WORLD : 26 Dec 13

Related shots can be found at Corfu or Greece or Eastern Meditteranean.


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  • John44
    John44over 1 year ago

    Beautiful colours and light Tom..
    The Photomatix touch is SUPER

  • Always appreciated my friend …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Fara
    Faraover 1 year ago

    What a beautiful building Tom………………………a touch of Greek here in columns if I am not mistaken…………….I also love the old lamps…………………………x

  • Thank you Joyce, the building was built by the British and served as the High Commissioner’s residence …

    – Tom Gomez

  • vadim19
    vadim19over 1 year ago

    outstanding work, Tom!

  • Thank you so much Vadim …

    – Tom Gomez

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 1 year ago


  • Thank you kindly Lorilee …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Braedene
    Braedeneover 1 year ago

    Love what you’ve done Tom. Must learn how to bracket in raw. Superb tone and sharp image. Superb.

  • Thank you so much Liz, bracketing is easy if your camera will support it …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeover 1 year ago

  • fauselr
    fauselrover 1 year ago


  • Thank you kindly Ray …

    – Tom Gomez

  • peaky40
    peaky40over 1 year ago

    Beautiful, excellent work Tom!

  • Thank you kindly Roy …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Robin Brown
    Robin Brownover 1 year ago

    So bright colourful & detailed Tom!
    You must use Autoglym!
    Fabulous artwork, highly polished :o)

  • Hehe, cheers my friend …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Dlouise
    Dlouiseover 1 year ago

    What a fabulous building,,,awesome capture, Tom!

  • Thank you Dorothy, it is a great location …

    – Tom Gomez

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