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Many Sides of Boston
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Many Sides of Boston
Many Sides of Boston
Shot through and alleyway in downtown Boston
© Guy D. Biechele
 
 
 
Glenn Theal

member since: 7/30/2001
    Very interesting photo.

Cheers,
Glenn

9/1/2001 11:28:03 PM

 
Glenn Theal

member since: 7/30/2001
 

Congratulations, Guy!

This is an excellent photo. You should be very pleased.

Cheers,
Glenn

9/3/2001 6:25:31 PM

 
Donna R. Moratelli
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I agree. This is a great photo. Congratulations! best regards, Donna

9/6/2001 7:28:18 AM

 
Richard Weiner

member since: 4/18/2001
 

Yes indeed I echo Glenn and Donna's reponses. It is a great shot. Interesting how you managed to get so much light on the walls of the alleyway and not burn out the blue sky in the windows across and behind the (?)church.
Manipulated?

9/7/2001 8:25:39 PM

 
Ella B

member since: 6/23/2001
 

Mr. Biechele,
How fantastic !! It is an intriguing photo. I know the buildings, as I was born in Boston. Your creative sight, has opened my eyes.
Thank you.
Ella b

9/8/2001 4:30:56 PM

 
Guy D. Biechele
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Thank you for the comments! There was very little manipulation done on this photo ( small adjustments to rotation, levels, and saturation done in PhotoShop). The photo was taken about midday, so there was enough light coming into the alleyway, and the walls were not too dark. +Guy

9/12/2001 1:05:41 PM

 
Mary B. McGrath
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Great shot. I love all the angles.
mary

10/21/2001 1:03:09 AM

 
Susie Peek-Swint
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Fantastic light, reflections, and sharp detail on the walls ~ I can see why the judges awarded such a prize ~ well done! You have so many beautiful shots it makes me want to revisit New England!

9/21/2006 3:25:06 PM

 
Rosemary Sampson
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Guy,
Very nice photo. Congratulations on your winning photo. Can you tell me where it is in Boston? I live in Hanover (south of Boston) but my husband and I can't identify the buildings. Your gallery is wonderful. Do you give lessons?

8/21/2007 5:52:34 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Well seen and striking composition. A belated congratulations

1/30/2008 4:41:49 AM

 
Bill Morgenstern
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Very dynamic and engaging. Top quality and well deserved win!

6/4/2008 2:24:47 PM

 
Vladan D. Djordjevic
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An amazing image! Terrific pov, lines, reflection, comp, colors, lighting, tones.

11/30/2008 1:05:37 PM

 
Murry Grigsby
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I totally missed this grand photo Guy! A big congratualations on your wonderful Boston image and your win. A wonderful vertical gradient of the city plus old and new textures!! Well done.

2/23/2009 11:43:26 AM

 
Lisa B. North
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This one took me back a few years! I used to work in downtown Boston - the big blue skyscraper near the old state house and I also worked in that old building that looked like a castle across from the aquarium (my office was in the "tower room". At first I thought this was that building, but I think it's the building right around the corner from the Black Rose Bar. Fantastic shot in any case! I need to visit that great city again soon. Lisa

3/6/2009 2:56:57 PM

 
Janice Mezzacappa
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Congrats Guy on this fantastic capture love the framing, lines and reflections!! What a winner!!

10/21/2009 8:30:55 AM

 
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