New in W’s Photography

via Instagram http://bit.ly/2GG4HM1 Paris April 4, 2018 1:45AM
5th Arr.
Latin Quartier
Rue Descartes “Paris is often referred to as the City of Light (La Ville Lumière), both because of its leading role during the Age of Enlightenment and more literally because Paris was one of the first large European cities to use gas street lighting on a grand scale on its boulevards and monuments. Gas lights were installed on the Place du Carousel, Rue de Rivoli and Place Vendome in 1829. By 1857, the Grand boulevards were lit.By the 1860s, the boulevards and streets of Paris were illuminated by 56,000 gas lamps.” #wcharaf #nofilter April 24, 2019 at 09:07PM

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Wissam, Wesley, or simply W, is an educator, writer, entrepreneur, engineer, activist, ex-Imam, humanist, liberal thinker with interest and mediocre attempt at many takes of life. A modern confused Renaissance man, who uses doubt as a path for emancipation and science as a road towards enlightenment.

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