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35 Examples Of Beautiful City Photography

          More people across the world are living in cities than ever before. Cities are both places of historical significance and the engines of the world’s economy. They’re also home to some of the greatest treasures and buildings that mankind has created. Cities are wonderful subjects for photography. They offer a variety of subjects suitable for both straight and HDR photography, including architectural, street and night photography. The structure, angles and texture you get with architectural photography make it unique and very engaging.

          More people across the world are living in cities than ever before. Cities are both places of historical significance and the engines of the world’s economy. They’re also home to some of the greatest treasures and buildings that mankind has created. Cities are wonderful subjects for photography. They offer a variety of subjects suitable for both straight and HDR photography, including architectural, street and night photography. The structure, angles and texture you get with architectural photography make it unique and very engaging.

          From the energy of Cairo to the canals of Venice, Smashing Magazine celebrates the diversity of the world’s cities by presenting you 35 beautiful city photos. Be sure to check out the portfolios of the talented photographers whose work you see here. We’ve also included some useful links at the bottom of the article.

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          35 Beautiful City Photos

          KoRaYeM

          Beautiful City Photo
          Cairo, Egypt

          miguelyn

          Beautiful City Photo
          Rapanui, Chile

          Gaston Batistini

          Beautiful City Photo
          Paris, France

          Joan Leong

          Beautiful City Photo
          Singapore

          Portiman

          Beautiful City Photo
          Rome, Italy

          szeke

          Beautiful City Photo
          Machu Picchu, Peru

          Thomas Ebenhan
          Beautiful City Photo
          Lisbon, Portugal

          Foureyes

          architectural photography
          Badalin, China

          David Giral

          Beautiful City Photo
          Bastide du Village de Monpazier, Périgord, Dordogne, France

          Serijo_r

          Beautiful City Photo
          Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow, Russia

          Juanma Alvarez

          Beautiful City Photo
          Valencia, Spain

          Ævar Guðmundsson

          Beautiful City Photo
          Reykjavik, Iceland

          Giuseppe Finocchiaro

          Beautiful City Photo
          Oia, Greece

          Alex Marlowski

          Beautiful City Photo
          Haram al-Sharif, Jerusalem

          Svensson

          architectural photography
          Paris, France

          Thomas Ebenhan

          Beautiful City Photo
          Berlin, Germany

          Franco Farina

          Beautiful City Photo
          Barcelona, Spain

          Colin Allan

          Beautiful City Photo
          Carrbridge, UK

          Katarina Stefanovic

          Beautiful City Photo
          London, UK

          Joaquim Granell

          Beautiful City Photo
          Pisa, Italy

          Razu Ryza

          Beautiful City Photo
          Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

          Eric Toriel

          Beautiful City Photo
          Marrakech, Morocco

          Ben Visbeek

          Beautiful City Photo
          Zugspitze, Germany / Austria

          Joep Roosen

          Beautiful City Photo
          New York City, US

          Andrea Kamal

          Beautiful City Photo
          Hamburg, Germany

          Franco Farina

          Beautiful City Photo
          Barcelona, Spain

          Andrey Permitin

          Beautiful City Photo

          Beautiful City Photo

          Beautiful City Photo
          Moscow, Russia

          Ruben Seabra
          Beautiful City Photo
          Madrid, Spain

          David Rocaberti

          Beautiful City Photo
          Tokyo, Japan

          Jasbir Singh

          Beautiful City Photo
          The Great Mosque, Makkah, Mecca, Saudi Arabia

          Sean Mantey

          Beautiful City Photo
          Newcastle, UK

          Joep Roosen

          Beautiful City Photo
          Rotterdam, Netherlands

          Joanot

          Beautiful City Photo
          Giza Plateau, on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt

          butterflyscream

          architectural photography
          Pisa, Italy

          Istvan Kadar

          Beautiful City Photo
          Pura Luhur Uluwatu Temple, Bali

          André Luiz Martins

          Beautiful City Photo
          Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

          Fulvio Pellegrini

          Beautiful City Photo
          New York City, United States

          Last Click

          Mark Bowman

          Beautiful City Photo
          Lilla Torget (Little Square) Malmo, Sweden

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