Danube

Have been passionate about photography for last  almost 4 years from now usually while on business and personal trips all over the globe. This shot was taken on a Cold day at Budapest in Hungary. It is a panoramic view of the pest side from Buda Castle located on a hill. The capture has been created by stitching 2 shots

“The Danube is not blue, as Karl Isidore Beck calls it in the lines which suggested to Strauss the fetching, mendacious title of his waltz. The Danube is blond, ‘a szöke Duna’, as the Hungarians say, but even that ‘blond’ is a Magyar gallantry, or a French one, since in 1904 Gaston Lavergnolle called it Le Beau Danube blond. More down to earth, Jules Verne thought of entitling a novel Le Beau Danube jaune. Muddy yellow is the water that grows murky at the bottom of these [the Strudlhof] steps.”            — Claudio Magris

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