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The Sony Center is a Sony-sponsored building complex located at the Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, Germany. It opened in 2000.

An illuminated, suspended, oval roof covers the 102 m span of the central Forum.

The centre was designed by Helmut Jahn and construction was completed in 2000 at a total cost of €750M.

At its highest point, the roof measures up to 67 meters above the Forum and has a free span of 102 meters length on the main axis and 77 meters length on the ancillary axis. The average translucence is at 50%.

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Comments (132)

Hans - PANO YES ! on May 21, 2013

Interesting composition!L! Please control the time modul in your camera, because you did not take the picture 2013/06/08- Thank you! Kind regards, Hans

mauro1968 on May 22, 2013

Bellissimo ed elegante scatto con un perfetto gioco di luci ed ombre, una foto magistrale, LIKE 24! Sinceri saluti ed un abbraccio come sempre, con simpatia ed amicizia ciao MAURO :-))

Jawed Hasan on May 22, 2013

Fantastic composition
greetings, Jawed

İsmail Taşoğlu (yemt… on May 22, 2013

Very nice photo.. LIKE, Best wishes from İZMİR\İsmail

© Paolo Bonassin on May 22, 2013

Uno scatto molto buono Like Ti invio i miei saluti, Paolo

longdistancer on May 22, 2013

Impressive architektur! L#28

Boris Boris on May 22, 2013

Excellent view and great shot, bravo! Like.

With best wishes from Latvia,

  • Boris. *
sistuccio on May 22, 2013

Creative!!! Beautiful lines and light!!LIKE.Ciao,Dino

NewerMan Man on May 22, 2013

Again a superb shot. LIKED. Best wishes, Manup.

fotopeter45 on May 22, 2013

you make this place look very special



ԁk‒cam on May 22, 2013

Wonderful and creative composition. L

Kind regards, Finn

Kalev Vask on May 22, 2013

Like Greetings from Estonia

Ali Raza on May 22, 2013


Beautiful photo.

Best wishes

Tom Sellek on May 22, 2013

Fine composition indeed ,like Lena

Ciao Tom

Kostia Semytskyi on May 22, 2013

Beautiful! Like 37.
Greeting from Ukraine. Kostia

Al Sanin on May 22, 2013

Very nice graphic and decorative picture! YSL!!!

With a best wishes! Al

Filippo Bilotti on May 23, 2013


Esta fotografia merece el LIKE 39,bellisima composicion,y el verde le da ese aire de naturalidad,hermosa imagen,te deseo mucha suerte en el concurso....

Un gran saludo desde Caracas, Venezuela.

Dust... on May 23, 2013

liKe it ! amitié des pyrénées

..kamal.. on May 23, 2013

One of the most beautiful images.

I wish you success and health


Best wishes---Aştî

Filipunes on May 23, 2013

Awesome composition. Lk 42

Kind regards. Filipe

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Photo taken in Tiergarten, Berlin, Germany
Sony Center

This photo was taken indoors

Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 20, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by LeenieforLena
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot G12
    • Taken on 2013/06/08 20:09:30
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 6.10mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • Flash fired