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Venice Sunshine

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 24 October 2007 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

No 2 in a series of photos taken in Venice, Italy last weekend

FUJIFILM FinePix F31fd 1/170 second F/2.8 ISO 100 8 mm

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Organik from Australia

Brilliant image!

24 Oct 2007 5:51am

Sriram from Chennai, India

Ian, This one is hands down the best picture of the day! For its tones, framing and the silence! Brilliant!

24 Oct 2007 9:00am

ColNed Pictures from Amersfoort, Netherlands

Very nice shot, great perspective and use of back light.

24 Oct 2007 9:20am

Sandrine from Cincinnati, United States

Love this one! Excellent!

24 Oct 2007 12:03pm

MaryB from Staffordshire, United Kingdom

What an amazing shot, the lighting is marvelous, and I totally agree with all the above comments!

24 Oct 2007 12:29pm

Michael Rawluk from Prince George, Canada

Is there anyplace better to shoot than a narrow alley?
This is wonderful. The tight composition using the constraint of the towering walls. The beautiful light. Great shot, Ian.

24 Oct 2007 2:33pm

amy from Rocky Mountain House, Canada

Ian!! Man, you nailed this one!! Outstanding!!

24 Oct 2007 3:06pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Oh Ian, You've surpassed my expectation! WOW

24 Oct 2007 3:35pm

Brian from West Lafayette, United States

Magical, Ian! The light and color and texture are simply amazing! Wow!

24 Oct 2007 5:17pm

Lost Valley View from Kamloops, Canada

I relly do like the long narrow shot of this and the shadow captured is perfect!!!

24 Oct 2007 7:02pm

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Really wonderful. The light is beautiful.

24 Oct 2007 7:03pm

Damon Schreiber from Toronto, Canada

Love this image. Very mysterious as she walks down that narrow alleyway.

24 Oct 2007 9:40pm

HorseRotorVator from Newton, United States

Wonderful shot!

24 Oct 2007 10:16pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, United States

I love the steep, wide/high angle of this shot. It's very eye-catching.

25 Oct 2007 1:11am

Evi from Athens, Greece

So beautiful angle and composition! My compliments.

25 Oct 2007 4:17pm

badala from Leiria, Portugal

Nice and perfect perspective.

26 Oct 2007 4:53pm

aggie from Singapore, Singapore

I like how you used the ray of light to represent that the alleyway continues beyond. Normally, we would show a space between the two sides of the buildings to show a normal walkway. You have 'closed' the walkway in a sense and both sides of the buildings almost seem to touch each other. Very clever perspective. Great tones on the walls.

27 Oct 2007 1:48am

@aggie: thanks aggie, I only had a few seconds to take the photo but I did compose it so that both sides were touching so that there was no sliver of light between the two - it just seemed more intimate that way.

Rabbit from Richmond, United States

I really like the repetition of the light... emphasizing the same narrowness of the buildings just the same as the path. SUPER CAPTURE - because i can see this was timed to Perfection!

28 Oct 2007 3:21pm

FUJIFILM FinePix F31fd
1/170 second
F/2.8
ISO 100
8 mm