The canonical view
Jackson Square, across from St. Louis Cathedral gets all the attention in the French Quarter -- it's a favorite subject of photographs. Artillery Square however, takes the high ground -- you walk up to this high vantage point to walk out to the river and along the Moonwalk.... or to catch a street car back toward Canal Street.
I found myself wonder about a time when a cannon like this was state of the art protection from perils from the river.
Today on Pixel Eyed : Anybody home. A lonely church on a remote country road. Is it abandoned? The grass was well groomed....