Postcard

Challenge #14 in the Pari's Series series. Hosted by Parinita Salian.
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Go back through your travel pictures and hunt for an image that reflects the personality of a city or town you visited. If you had to send one image as a postcard to your loved one which one would it be? Every picture must accompany the name of the place as the title and a short description of why you think it represents the place.
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Late snowfall in Montreal
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I think this shot represents Montreal in a somewhat indirect way. Obviously we get a lot of snow and it is snowing, but I find that this image gives me a bit of the peaceful feel I get when walking the streets of the city. It's somehow busy, but there's a light-heartedness to it.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 25th March, 2009 04:50 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 18th February, 2009
Focal length: 24 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F1.4
ISO: 800
Notes: Handheld shot snapped as I leaving the Metro on my way home from school. Some light PP in CS3: WB, curves, sharpening, local contrast.
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