July 18, 2013

In Focus: Paris From Above

Last Sunday, France celebrated Bastille Day, commemorating the start of the French Revolution in 1789 — the end of monarchy and the beginning of modern France. Reuters photographers Charles Platiau and Gonzalo Fuentes took to the skies above Paris for the occasion, capturing images of the capital city, its unique blend of historic and modern architecture, and some of its residents and visitors enjoying the sunny day.

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    A belated Happy Bastille Day to all y’all …
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    In Focus: Paris From Above Last Sunday, France celebrated Bastille Day, commemorating the start of the French Revolution...
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    Incredible aerial views of Paris. These photos make me want to visit this city one day.
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