This week’s challange  – So what’s your muse — what subject do you turn to frequently, more inspired each time? (For more information, GO HERE!)

My go to photo spot would have to be The Apotheosis of Saint Louis … better known to locals as the guy in armor astride his galant steed at the top of Art Hill in Forest Park. He’s been sitting out in front of the Saint Louis Museum Of Fine Art for well over one hundred years now. And he’s probably been photographed by multi-millions of visitors. I know I have photographed him every time I walk up Art Hill. Always hoping to get that one perfect photo. I’ve photographed him in the early morning sun and at sunset from the front, the sides and once even from the rear. Here’s two of my most recent efforts.St.L:Dawn

From the front base of the sculpture – early morning.


From the left side at dusk – evening illumination.

Who knows what the next shot will be?


About Robert Edler

... a somewhat unknown and/or imaginary actor, writer, director, producer, photographer, friend, brother, uncle and all round good fellow that you really should get to know because he lives with that most glamorous fourpaw Mademoiselle Renee. (Mlle. Renee for short)

Posted on June 26, 2015, in Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Love this! It makes me feel really nostalgic for StL. Thanks for sharing your photos every week! I really enjoy seeing them.

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