Torre Mare Nostrum

From a similar angle to the previous shot, I moved in closer trying to use the wide-angle to produce as baffling and attractive an abstract as I could from this extraordinary building.

 

Update: my camera has changed my attitude towards modern architecture - as predicted in a comment on one of my shots a while ago. Barcelona taught me that genuinely modern designs with daring shapes and interesting materials can be fascinating. It also taught me that pseudo-Gothic ornamentalism (Gaudi) is exposed as hideous by comparison.

 

Ah, there goes the assignment from the Barcelona Tourist board ...

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Taken on January 22, 2011