✰ Window to the past, center of Lima

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Jirón de la Union, Lima-Perú

This work seems difficult but with practice and patience you can join two photographs separated by time. After getting an old photo you have to locate the area and then try to take a new picture from the same angle and height that the old photograph was taken.

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Comments (199)

Don Z on December 1, 2013

Thank you so much friends

Ludmila Buchenkova on December 2, 2013


Don Z on December 5, 2013

Thank you all

Jurgis Karnavicius on December 6, 2013

Great work, LIKE it very much! Greetings, Jurgis

Lolita PB - Views No… on December 7, 2013

Yes, Great, I Like very much and more : YSL.

Jungfrau on December 7, 2013

Klassz ötlet.Like

Filipunes on December 11, 2013

Fantastic work

YsL 49/111

Best regards. Filipe.

蒂芙尼.林 on December 13, 2013

hello. Don Z

very impressive photograph and great capture

YS:51 + LIKE:112

Thank's so much for your visit to my gallery and your nice comment

best regards from Tiffany Liem

Jarda cz on December 14, 2013

Nice view into history - LIKE - thanks for your visit, greetings from Bohemia - Jaroslav

Maja Go on December 15, 2013

Interesting photo in old style!


Best greetings, Maya

Pajabá on December 15, 2013

Rendkívül érdekes fotó,tetszik.Látogatásod köszönöm.üdvözlettel Magyarországról Paja.

Miroljub Todorović on December 16, 2013

Fantastic composition, great shot ! Like-115. Best wishes, Tosa

Ge Ko on December 19, 2013

A really interesting photo!

Like 116


Ge Ko

Alfred Schaffer on December 20, 2013

Great work! Like!


Don Z on December 23, 2013

Thank you so much friends

Pascal Jacomet on December 23, 2013

That's how history comes alive. Well done!
Like 118 / Fav 53

OlliVesa on December 24, 2013

Don Z, you reach philosophical level with photos like this. My sincere appreciations! Waiting for next ones.

Hubs56_je suis CHARL… on December 26, 2013

beautiful composition Don Z

saludos desde Baviera, Hubs

JeO112 on December 30, 2013

Excelente captura, ☆☆☆Like☆☆☆,
Saludos desde "La isla del encanto"
Puerto Rico....JeO112.

Sasha-san on December 30, 2013

Wow! Perfect retrospective and great idea, Don Z! Everybody can feel old times.


Happy New Year and greeting from Kharkiv, Ukraine!

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Photo taken in Centro Histórico, Lima, Peru

Photo details

  • Uploaded on August 26, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Don Z
    • Camera: SONY DSC-HX10V
    • Taken on 2013/01/17 18:44:08
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 30.79mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash