Paris, France - Framing Places

Sacre Couer Montmartre, Paris, On A Warm Summer Evening

The Sacre Couer was built high on the butte of Montmartre. With the whole of Paris below it is a popular target for photographers visiting the city. But the fact that the Sacre Couer strikes an imposing feature is no accident. At the beginning of the 20th-century religious authorities were looking to stamp their authority a city that had recently gone through massive social upheaval. Read more at Sacre Couer- Shooting a Dramatic Photo