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The view from the Bridge of Sighs
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The Bridge of Sighs (Italian: Ponte dei Sospiri) is a bridge in Venice, northern Italy . The enclosed bridge is made of white limestone and has windows with stone bars. It passes over the Rio di Palazzo and connects the old prisons to the interrogation rooms in the Doge's Palace. It was designed by Antoni Contino (whose uncle Antonio da Ponte had designed the Rialto Bridge), and built in 1602. The view from the Bridge of Sighs was the last view of Venice that convicts saw before their imprisonm
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Submitted: Friday, 31st December, 2010 05:43 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 9th October, 2004
Focal length: 4.6 mm
Shutter speed: 1/800 sec
Aperture: F6.5
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