La Maison Carrée de Nîmes

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La Maison Carrée - Square House / Honorable Mention in Panoramio Contest of January 2011

The Maison Carrée in Nîmes was inspired by the temples of Apollo and Mars Ultor in Rome. It was built at the beginning of our era in honour of Gaius Caesar and Lucius Caesar, grandson and adopted son of Emperor Augustus. It was part of the Forum in the ancient city.

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Comments (549)

Bernard Bost on November 2

Giorgi,

Thank you very much for your kind comment!

Cheers, Bernard

Daniel Cristian on November 18

Another great picture that I like!

LIKE

Greetings,

Daniel

Bernard Bost on November 18

Daniel,

Thank you for your visit in my gallery!

Cheers, Bernard

Kicaj on January 7

Niezły widok LIkE :)

Serdecznie pozdrawiam Kicaj :)

Bernard Bost on January 8

Kicaj, merci d’apprécier le spectacle présenté par la Maison Carrée ! C’est un spectacle qui dure depuis 2000 ans !

Amitiés, Bernard

Nikolai Karaneschev on January 14

Beautiful shot! L and F Best wishes, Nikolai.

Bernard Bost on January 16

Nikolai,

Thank you very much for your L and F!

Cheers, Bernard

Martin Krepelin on March 6

Bernard:

Like, friendly greetings

Bernard Bost on March 7

Martin,

I went to see it two days ago! It is still beautiful!

Cheers, Bernard

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on January 23, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Bernard Bost
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D50
    • Taken on 2011/01/22 14:31:48
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/320)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/10.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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