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July 19: rooftop daytime 2

Two days later, in nearly vertical sunlight, I took still more shots up on the roof.

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The antenna and terrace landscape across the street.

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On the right flank of Montjuïc are visible a few museums, such as the Miró Museum.

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The Palau and the Olympic stadium tower, much more easily visible.

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Closeup on the Castell.

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Tibidabo and the Collserola tower. The afternoon/evening before this, I had gone on a 13-mile round-trip run up to both. Notable points on the run included: seeing wild hogs a couple of times on the way up; bushwhacking some of the way; seeing Montserrat from the summit of Tibidabo as well as, of course, a fantastic panorama of Barcelona; and having a wildly curvaceous descent down the Vallvidrera road as dusk approached and passed.

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Not just the antennas themselves are innumerable, but also the wires holding them up.

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A slightly new view from standing on the demising wall; I avoided impalement.

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The dome to the north definitely has more columns than strictly necessary.

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In the late afternoon we walked around and stopped back at the Plaça de Sant Just for a very pleasant café break.

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The Plaça is the square in front of the Basílica dels Sants Màrtirs Just i Pastor. The Basílica's tower is visible to the left of the sun, behind the blue flares.

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Here the tower is at upper left, while the sun on the parasol nearly aligns with the edge of the sky.

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An even more fortituous alignment between the parasol shadows and the shadows on the walls beyond.