Sunday, March 10, 2013

Gendarmenmarkt in Berlin

The Gendarmenmarkt in Berlin has its origin in the 17th century. At that time many French Protestants settled in this area.Two identical churches were erected: The German and the French Dome framing the
It is a magnificent square for watching people,  having lunch or a coffee .

Details of the French Dome in the evening sun.

Statue in front of the Concert Hall.

Friedrich von Schiller,  a friend of Goethe,  a writer, a historian and philosopher is overlooking the square.He  seems to be unfazed by the modern times.


  1. Love the warm lighting in the second one!

  2. Such a beautiful city. I really like your last shot...the DOF and perspective is lovely.

  3. Thank you very much! If you ever happen to be in Europe....?!