- Old Architecture : Built to Last and Still Standing- (Full Colour Only + Border, Title, Date)

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Take a full or partial shot of a man-made building or construction which the original construction is over 500 years old and is still fully standing. No cave holes or half demolished pillars or pit-in-the ground remnants please. Structures which have been gone through some degree or remedial repairs or reconstruction are acceptable. Composites to show different faces, angles and views are acceptable. Put a Border and Title on the photograph itself. Please also watermark the capture date. (correct to the month). It would be nice to provide some information on what and how old this thing is.
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Galata Tower - Istanbul
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The towers was originally built by the Byzantine Emperor Anastasius as a wooden lighthouse in 507. It was rebuilt by Genoese traders in 1348 as Christ Tower, this time built of stone.
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Submitted: Thursday, 28th March, 2013 22:20 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 10th October, 2009
Focal length: 17 mm
Shutter speed: 1/10 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO: 800
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