The Library at Night

© Leslie McLain

The Library at Night

Rona L. Schwarz 12/7/2010 10:22:48 PM

Fabulous capture of the Chicago Library and surround buildings, Leslie! The lighting is just exquisite and the detail, clarity and colors are marvelous. It is so interesting to see and compare yours and Ellen's shots - similar scene yet such different interpretations. That's what I love about photography. #1333713

Ellen Hodges 12/8/2010 4:14:26 AM

Super gorgeous capture, Leslie!! Really photography at its finest, in my humble opinion!! #9086939

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 12/8/2010 8:45:07 AM

AWESOME! #9087503

Karen Celella 12/8/2010 11:51:30 AM

Beautiful treatment and composition, Leslie. #9087731

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/8/2010 6:36:27 PM

Beautiful with wonderful POV, Leslie! :-) k #9088281

Terry Cervi 12/9/2010 1:06:38 PM

I just love the detail in this, Leslie! Another beauty! #9089703

Lindley Johnson 12/10/2010 5:03:49 AM

Stunning detail, color, and POV, Leslie! #9090727

Thomas E. Hinds 12/26/2010 4:31:21 PM

Leslie, I love your gallery! Many great images. Lots of them EOD photos. This one really struck me! Love all the angles so perfectly framed. The light and detail are marvelous! Tremendous work! #9126160

Tammy Espino 1/18/2011 8:27:32 PM

Congrats on your great finalist! :) #9171490

Ellen Hodges 1/18/2011 9:45:58 PM

Huge congrats and very best luck in the next round on your awesome finalists, Leslie!!! #9172134

Usman M. Bajwa 1/18/2011 10:05:59 PM

Great design and treatment, Leslie. CONGRATZ on the Silver Badge and good luck in the next round!

UB. #9172242

Merna L. Nobile 1/18/2011 10:57:39 PM

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9172463

Lindley Johnson 1/19/2011 6:07:47 AM

You did a fantastic job on this one, Leslie - congratulations! #9174109

Terry Cervi 1/19/2011 10:35:25 AM

Congrats on this awesome finalist, Leslie! #9175756

Rona L. Schwarz 1/19/2011 10:42:29 AM

WTG, Leslie! You cleaned up this month!! This is one of my favorites - Hope to see it go GOLD! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on a very well-deserved FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #9175796

Ellen Hodges 1/19/2011 2:05:43 PM

Huge Congrats on a very fantastic finalist, Leslie!!! Very best luck!! #9176553

Patti Coblentz 1/19/2011 4:53:36 PM

Fantastic finalist, Leslie...congratulations! #9177353

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/19/2011 5:02:39 PM

Congratulations on all your awesome finalists, Leslie! :-) k #9177411

Stephanie Frey 1/19/2011 5:36:41 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Leslie! #9177578

Phyllis H. Burchett 1/19/2011 6:36:56 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #9177999

Nancy L. Green 1/19/2011 7:23:36 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Leslie, WTG!! <>< #9178234

Barbara Waldoch 1/19/2011 10:54:40 PM

Congratulations on your awesome finalists, Leslie! #9178964

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/20/2011 8:29:52 AM

Congratulations on this marvelous Finalist Leslie!

jo ann c. #9180166

Debra R. Harder 1/20/2011 9:15:02 AM

I love this image, Leslie! It's outstanding! Huge congratulations on another excellent finalist! Deb #9180314

Nancyj E. Hovey 1/20/2011 4:07:16 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #9181531

Thomas E. Hinds 1/20/2011 5:10:03 PM

Another wonderful Finalist, Leslie! Congratulations! #9181734

Freddy Bland 1/20/2011 9:27:56 PM

Outstanding and congratulations on yet another beautiful Finalist!! I think you're going to collect some Gold!! #9182217

Katarina Mansson 1/21/2011 3:37:13 AM

Superb tones, comp, light and effects. Congrats on this and all your beautiful finalists this month! #9182460

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 1/21/2011 3:30:24 PM


HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!


Mary K. Robison 1/21/2011 6:35:49 PM

Your gift for graphics, lighting, and composition is outstanding, Leslie! If this beautiful capture doesn't go gold, somebody was asleep at the switch!
Best of luck to you with all your finalists next level up! #9184239

Marilyn Cornwell 1/22/2011 9:57:52 AM

What a lot of finalists, Leslie! Congratulations! #9185115

Julie Burnett 1/23/2011 6:20:57 AM

Congratulations on all of your outstanding finalists, Leslie!! All deserve to continue on!! #9186730

Patti Coblentz 1/23/2011 2:41:08 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Leslie!! #9187599

Cindy Bendush 1/23/2011 2:42:33 PM

Big congrats on your winner Leslie! #9187606

Linda D. Lester 1/23/2011 2:50:45 PM

Awesome....Congratulations! #9187650

Tammy Espino 1/23/2011 2:56:36 PM

Congrats on your win :) #9187685

Ellen Hodges 1/23/2011 3:00:09 PM

Huge congrats on a fabulous winner, Leslie!!!!! #9187701

Jessica Jenney 1/23/2011 3:16:02 PM

Congratulations, Leslie on your fabulous winner! #9187786

Phyllis H. Burchett 1/23/2011 3:25:55 PM

Congrats Leslie on this fantastic winner!!! #9187837

Thomas E. Hinds 1/23/2011 3:36:00 PM

I am not at all surprised at this beautiful winner! Huge congratulations, Leslie! #9187909

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 1/23/2011 3:49:16 PM

Congratulations Leslie on your fantastic win.
JP #9187960

Lindley Johnson 1/23/2011 4:52:27 PM

Terrific image, Leslie - big congratulations on your Win! #9188191

Lisa B. North 1/23/2011 5:48:31 PM

Leslie, Oh Geez! Mind Blowing! In every way! Super Congrats! #9188435

Nancy L. Green 1/23/2011 5:55:42 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Leslie on this wonderful winner, WTG!!! <>< #9188468

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/23/2011 6:15:17 PM

Big congratulations on this awesome 2nd Place Win Leslie!

jo ann c. #9188535

Mary K. Robison 1/23/2011 6:17:43 PM

No surprise to see this outstanding capture among the gold winners, Leslie!
CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned win! #9188549

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/23/2011 6:22:45 PM

WTG on this wonderful winner, Leslie! :-) k #9188576

Kay E. Mahoney 1/23/2011 6:29:25 PM

Congratulations on your 2nd place winner, Leslie. #9188628

Deborah C. Lewinson 1/23/2011 6:46:39 PM

Excellent winner, Leslie!

Congratulations! #9188760

Patrick Rouzes 1/23/2011 7:25:25 PM

Congratulations on this incredible winner, Leslie! WTG! #9188950

Rona L. Schwarz 1/23/2011 7:48:49 PM

I knew this had GOLD written all over it, Leslie! I am so happy for you - it's so well-deserved! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding First Place Gold winner! #9189002

Joannie Bertucci 1/23/2011 8:02:48 PM

WTG Leslie, congrats on winning a gold badge, stunning work! #9189035

Kathy Salerni 1/23/2011 10:54:58 PM

Huge congratulations on your Winning image, Leslie! WTG! #9189183

Katarina Mansson 1/23/2011 11:16:27 PM

Congrats on your beautiful winner Leslie! #9189209

Alan L. Borror 1/24/2011 3:06:58 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved win, Leslie! #9189479

Kara L. Hendricks 1/24/2011 3:45:04 AM


Bill Houghton 1/24/2011 3:55:04 AM

Leslie, congratulations on your beautiful win. Outstanding job. Bill #9189646

Julie Burnett 1/24/2011 4:02:30 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved winner, Leslie!! #9189691

Margaret R. Barry 1/24/2011 5:20:23 AM

Stunning, Leslie. Congratulations on your fantastic winner! #9189883

Val Feldman 1/24/2011 7:17:20 AM

Love those angles, details and lines - and of course, the color! Let's just put Gold on all your captures, Leslie - they all deserve them! :) :) Congratulations on a superb Gold Win! #9190181

Debra R. Harder 1/24/2011 8:24:22 AM

WTG, Leslie!! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL GOLD WINNER!! Deb #9190413

Kathryn Wesserling 1/24/2011 9:09:24 AM

A terrific POV, as usual. You captured that urban texture (decades of city grime that becomes a color of its own on downtown buildings.) The Lighting is the icing on the cake! Congratulations on a wonderful win. #9190514

Karen Celella 1/24/2011 10:36:39 AM

Congratulations on taking the winning gold, Leslie! #9190711

Mitch Spence 1/24/2011 10:50:10 AM

Congratulations on your golden gold, Leslie. #9190741

Terry Cervi 1/24/2011 3:30:25 PM

Congrats on this stunning win, Leslie! #9191277

Karen E. Baumann 1/25/2011 8:10:39 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful image, Leslie!!! Love the lighting effects! #9192805

Stanley C. Sims 1/25/2011 8:19:03 PM

Congratulations on this winning image Leslie. It is a beauty. #9194118

Sam Britt 1/25/2011 8:29:36 PM

Congratulations on your Second Place Winner, Leslie!! #9194145

Usman M. Bajwa 1/26/2011 9:24:43 AM


UB. #9195270

Bill Houghton 1/27/2011 6:49:03 AM

Leslie, this is an amazing winner. Congratulations. Thanks for commenting on my 'Wild And Free' photo. Bill #9196910

Datha Y. Thompson 1/27/2011 7:38:33 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S ! ! !

David M. Montero 1/30/2011 2:38:53 PM

Fantastic architecture shot Leslie. Love the dramatic effect. Congratulations on your winner!!! #9202649

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Exif: F Number: 8, ExposureTime: 1037471/100000 seconds, ISO: 250, FocalLength: 82.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 12/7/2010 6:16:16 PM All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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