At the good place and the good time, you may want to capture the full panorama offered to your eyes. With a camera and some manipulation, it gives beautifull panoramas. More details over here!
History and Geography are intimatly bound to oneanother. The map I set up allows you to go back in time and observe the evolution of borders. But I am no historian, so comments and contributions are more than welcome.
But it is sometimes nice to take a picture with a smaller angle... and that's where standard pictures are nice. You can see my best photos over here.