Daily Photo 53: Lyon (2)

Daily Photo 53: Lyon (2)

The Lumière brothers may have hailed from Besançon, but it was in Lyon that they made their greatest strides in the development of cinematography.

This mural in Lyon – Auguste on the left and Louis on the right – is incredibly realistic: even the shadow of the balcony at which they appear to stand takes you in.

(Photo taken in April 2012)

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