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The Obelisk of Thutmosis III (foreground) and the Walled Obelisk (background) in the Hippodrome of Constantinople. The Hippodrome was a great horse racetrack and essentially the heart of the city during the Byzantine Empire (when the city was known as Constantinople). It is now officially named the Sultan Ahmet Square by the Turks.

Aperture: f/4 Shutter Speed: 1/640 sec Camera: Canon PowerShot S5 IS
Focal Length: 6 mm Flash Mode: No Flash Date Taken: May 25, 2008 at 1:02 AM