Photographer's Note

La tour de Belm fut construite en 1521 afin de servir de porte d'entre la ville de Lisbonne par le fleuve Tage, mais aussi en tant que partie intgrante du systme de dfense contre les invasions par mer; elle est quipe de meurtrires l'tage infrieur.

Belm Tower, built in 1551, is fortified by means of loopholes on first floor. It was commissioned by King John II to be part of the defense system at the mouth of the Tagus river and a ceremonial gateway to Lisbon.

NIKON D7000
Photoshop CS6
Time: 25/100000 sec
F-Stop: f/8.0
ISO 400
Focal 18 mm
Date 2016-10-04
File Size: 3023 k

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