The thing about LOTR is that sometimes it looks like something right out of a history book. This picture looks real, despite the fact that you've got an elf and a wizard hanging out in it. <<< Loved how PJ portrayed it more as history than fantasy.
Boromir: "Have you ever seen it, Aragorn? The White Tower of Ecthelion, glimmering like a spike of pearl and silver, its banners caught high in the morning breeze. Have you ever been called home by the clear ringing of silver trumpets?