Over-photographed: the Eiffel Tower

In part four of our on-going series exploring how to think differently and create something unique in popular photography spots, it’s the iconic Eiffel Tower in Paris, France.

This year’s TPOTY competition category ‘Icons’ is all about how to think differently when creating images of the world’s most famous places. And what could be more familiar than the Eiffel Tower in Paris? This week we’re looking at  fresh and unusual ways you can compose shots of this marvel of architectural engineering.

Where is it?

In Paris, France’s capital city, at the end of the Champs de Mars gardens and on the banks of the river Seine.

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By Diana Jarvis

Diana is a writer and editor at Eye for the Light. She has a BA in History of Art and an MSc in Environment and Sustainability and has worked in travel publishing for 18 years as a photographer, book designer and writer for a wide range of publications. She’s also the Publishing and Photography Director at the British Guild of Travel Writers and undertakes travel and tourism photography commissions. You can see her work at www.dianajarvis.co.uk.