Galleries-1 & 2 ~ Amsterdam ~ 2015 - querencia
Shooting through the cruise boat's window caused the distortion. Because  property taxes were based upon a building's width, they were built narrow, high, and deep. Since moving furniture up the stairs was impossible every building incorporates a beam having a pulley and rope  for hauling.

Shooting through the cruise boat's window caused the distortion. Because property taxes were based upon a building's width, they were built narrow, high, and deep. Since moving furniture up the stairs was impossible every building incorporates a beam having a pulley and rope for hauling.