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Jürgen Matern

Inside a Forgotten Telephone Booth

Markus Matern

Inside a Forgotten Telephone Booth

Icking, Bavaria, Germany

June 25, 2010, 12:15 UTC (14:15 local time)

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© 2010 Markus Matern, All Rights Reserved.

Caption

Theme

Due to the increasing distribution of cell phones most people don't need telephone booths any more. Being a common mean of communication just 30 years ago, nowadays the telephone booths are mostly waiting to be used...

In Germany the old yellow telephone booths are continuously being removed due to a newer design.

These two facts made me think of the term forgotten place because I wasn't able to remember when I last used one of these yellow booths.

See also a panorama my brother Jürgen took of a lost telephone booth in Frankfurt.

Location

Europe / Germany

Lat: 47° 57' 13.56" N
Long: 11° 26' 15.8" E

→ maps.google.com [EXT]

Precision is: High. Pinpoints the exact spot.

OpenStreetMap: © OpenStreetMap contributors

Equipment

  • Camera: Sony Alpha 700
  • Lens: Sigma 8mm f/4 fisheye
  • Handheld with a Philopod
  • Software: BibblePro, PTGui Pro, Smartblend, Gimp, Pano2VR
  • Pictures: 4 pictures @ 90°, zenith and nadir
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