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Wednesday, October 3, 2007

Montjuic Fountains: The Magic Show

Montjuic Fountains: The Magic Show [enlarge]

Watching the iridescent colors of Montjuic fountains at dusk can be one of the most relaxing things to do in Barcelona. However, before you go, make sure you know if some important event is going on since it is possible that the fountains are dry when you get there. On this occasion, I was invited to visit Sonimagfoto, a photography related event held in Barcelona Fair venues (my thanks to Barcelona Photobloggers guys who were exhibitors promoting Barcelona bloggers' community). On walking out of the exhibition area I stumbled upon the beauty of the fountains with Palau de la Merce and MNAC in the background. My first thought was "hey there's water in the fountain" then I stood in the middle of the avenue where there's this narrow traffic sign painted on the road about to steps wide and took some shots. It's a little bit noisy but worth showing.

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17 comments:

  1. Hey! You got an absolutely stunning shot there.

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  2. Beautiful shot, Carlos! And, I lie that the people in the photo give you some perspective as to how high the waters are.

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  3. This would be a tremendous event to see. Beautiful color.

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  4. The fountain is magical!

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  5. Que bella postal.

    http://mexicodailyphoto.blogspot.com

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  6. superbes cette fontaine et la photos

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  7. Wow, very beautiful.
    Interesting colours in the water.

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  8. Wow, amazing fountain and amazing photo.

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  9. Wonderful picture, magneficent buildings and foutain. I wish to be there.

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  10. That an amazing looking fountain. It looks like the display attracts quite a large crowd.

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  11. They say that Barcelona is a really beautiful city...and judging from your blog...I can see why!!! Greetings from TORUŃ DAILY PHOTO here in Poland!

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  12. That's a great photo - bet it is relaxing to watch the colorful water fountain display. It makes me think of the dancing water fountains outside the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas.

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  13. Uma excelente fotografia.

    Eu vi o espectáculo já noite fechada, em Novembro, só se pode dizer fabuloso.

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  14. Magic show, magic image!

    I wonder what it was like when they ran F1 Grands Prix there?

    from South Shields Daily Photo

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  15. I do love fountains - this is spectacular.

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