A collection of photographs taken in the streets of Paris (and a few other places) by Christopher and his friends. Most of these are hi-res images, as you will see if you click on them. Feel free to copy and use them as wallpaper or screen savers.
(c) Christopher Dickey
Tuesday, May 05, 2009
The Basin in the Courtyard, 5 May 2009
Paris is built on limestone. In fact there may be considerable oil reserves beneath the city. But the main effect in daily life is to make the water very hard. Hence the deposits of calcaire on the basin in the courtyard. (CSD, Canon Ixus)