12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
My View Through Musée d'Orsay's Famed Window

In the city I have dreamed of visiting for years, Paris, I found myself peering through the highly photographed Musée d'Orsay window on a hot July afternoon. Although I knew that my moment frozen in time would not compare to the framed works hanging around me, keeping the moment in visual memory was enough to satisfy my far-fetched longing to live alongside the greats featured only steps behind me.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Paris, France
Camera: iPhone 5s
Copyright: © Brie Cole