Spiral Ascent

© Janet Fikar

Spiral Ascent

Katarina Mansson Student 5/17/2010 2:17:28 AM

Amazing detail, comp and point of view. Love it! Congratulations on your POTD Janet! #1269475

Chris Ebben 5/17/2010 2:43:23 AM

Great POV & clarity, aren't lighthouses interesting! Well taken=^..^= #8616644

Nikki McDonald 5/17/2010 3:17:03 AM

Superb pov and lighting -- can't believe the detail and clarity throughout. The design is endlessly interesting. Congratulations on the POTD, Janet. #8616694

Joy Rector 5/17/2010 4:00:00 AM

congrats on the POTD #8616804

Usman M. Bajwa 5/17/2010 4:04:43 AM

At first I thought it was captured looking down. Beautiful pov and light, Janet. CONGRATZ on the POTD Award!

UB. #8616819

Linda D. Lester 5/17/2010 4:43:58 AM

The bottom....didn't have to make all those step! Awesome job....congratulations on your POTD! #8616952

Cathy Barrows 5/17/2010 5:47:11 AM

Congrats on your POTD...i will be at this point tomorrow...yeah #8617080

Karen E. Baumann 5/17/2010 5:54:52 AM

Love the clarity and sharp contrast of this interesting bw image. Congratulations on your POTD! #8617107

Karen Celella 5/17/2010 5:55:03 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic POTD Janet. The details are amazing and it's perfect in B&W. Smart move to shoot it from the bottom! lol #8617109

Patricia A. Coblentz 5/17/2010 6:24:20 AM

Great POV and details...super presentation of this stair design, ,Janet...congratulations on your POTD!!

Patti #8617203

Sabrina Ryan 5/17/2010 7:13:40 AM

Excellent photo with a wonderful pov and sharp details! Congratulations on your POTD, Janet! #8617284

Amanda D. Meberg 5/17/2010 8:06:00 AM

Amazing photo!!! Love the point of view! #8617407

Debra R. Harder 5/17/2010 8:18:52 AM

This is such a fabulous b/w image, Janet! Love your POV, perfect details and composition. Huge congratulations on your outstanding POTD!! Deb #8617443

Janet Fikar 5/17/2010 8:21:59 AM

You guys at BetterPhoto are always so supportive - a big thank you to everyone! #8617448

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/17/2010 8:36:49 AM

Nicely seen Janet, super POV and design. Congratulations on your POTD! #8617479

Laura E. Swan 5/17/2010 9:21:42 AM

Amazing image. I have seen many spiraled staircase images and this one is surely in the top three! Really well done.

Good Luck Going Gold! Hope You Do!

Congrats on the huge POTD HONOR, Janet!

-Laura Swan #8617562

Rona L. Schwarz 5/17/2010 9:37:11 AM

Wow! I love this - the POV, the lighting, and the details and clarity - fantastic capture! Congratulations on a really interesting and outstanding POTD! #8617590

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/17/2010 10:04:03 AM

Fantastic! Congrats on POTD!

jo ann c. #8617614

Steve M. Harrington 5/17/2010 10:38:24 AM

Good on you, Janet! An outstanding choice for POTD!
Steve #8617667

Toni Riggs 5/17/2010 12:00:46 PM

Awesome design in this image. Congrats! #8617752

Dianna Murphy 5/17/2010 2:31:20 PM

Congratulations on your POTD! #8617990

Nancyj Hovey 5/17/2010 2:55:07 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving POTD! 8o) #8618031

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/17/2010 8:00:25 PM

Congratulations Janet on your POTD Win!!!


Dominick #8618582

Siete Meeter 5/18/2010 1:00:40 AM

Amazing photo!!! Love the point of view!
Congratulations on your POTD! #8618757

Mary K. Robison 5/18/2010 1:35:06 AM

Outstanding composition and graphics!
Congratulations on your POTD, Janet!

#8618783

Richard D. Love 5/18/2010 7:44:55 AM

Congratulations, Janet. Wonderful photographic elements and perspective. Well done.

Rick #8619538

Rolando Rosito 6/7/2010 4:31:55 PM

Great finalist Janet, congratulations!! #8673323

Linda D. Lester 6/9/2010 4:34:08 PM

This is the best I have seen of this staircase!!! Awesome job...Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #8683297

Renee Doyle 6/9/2010 5:56:00 PM

Fantastic pov and capture!!!! Big congratulations on this most deserving winner Janet!! #8683711

Patricia A. Coblentz 6/9/2010 5:57:27 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding winner, Janet!

Patti #8683719

Jeana Clark 6/9/2010 7:58:39 PM


Huge congratulations for your fantastic win Janet!!!!!!

~J~ #8684282

Carol L. Fowler 6/9/2010 8:32:38 PM

Congrats on the win! #8684402

Usman M. Bajwa 6/10/2010 1:49:04 AM

CONGRATZ on your splendid GOLD Win, Janet!

UB. #8684894

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/10/2010 8:20:46 AM

Big congratulations on your awesom Gold 2nd Place Win Janet, very well deserved too!!! I was just there last month and surely enjoyed it!

jo ann c. #8685837

Cindy Bendush 6/14/2010 12:31:23 AM

A truly fabulous winning image Janet!!! Big congratulations! #8693114

Dominick M. Dimacale 6/17/2010 11:44:37 PM

Congratulations Janet on your Win!!!

Dominick #8702126


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Description

The St. Augustine Lighthouse, with its distinctive black and white spiral and red top is 165 feet tall. There are 219 steps to the top. For this picture I was standing at the bottom and looking up.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 1.00, ExposureTime: 1/6 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 3200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 40.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 5/3/2010 8:46:04 PM

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