Chicago Sunset

© Leslie McLain

Chicago Sunset

Lindley Johnson Student 2/20/2011 5:57:29 PM

The Chicago Tourism Board (or whatever it's called) should hire you, Leslie. This is another example of your stunning Chicago images - beautiful light, composition, perspective, etc. #1354850

Barbara Waldoch 2/20/2011 8:28:18 PM

Looks great, Leslie! #9252393

Freddy Bland 2/21/2011 3:55:45 AM

This is a wonderful image, Leslie! You do have a beautiful city!! #9252659

Ellen Hodges 2/21/2011 4:18:51 AM

Agree with Lindley totally, Leslie!! Absolutely fabulous light and capture!! #9252723

Julie Burnett 2/21/2011 5:09:58 AM

I also agree with Lindley, I've often wondered if you market your photo's, they'd look great hanging in the buildings you photograph. Another stunning scene, Leslie!! #9252881

Courtenay Vanderbilt 2/21/2011 5:41:00 AM

Beautiful light, Leslie! Nicely composed with great details and lines! #9253030

Debra R. Harder 2/21/2011 8:03:15 AM

Love that beautiful warm light, Leslie!! Excellent POV, details, clarity and comp too. Another brilliant image!! Deb #9253409

Terry Cervi 2/21/2011 10:40:41 AM

A very pretty shot, Leslie!! #9253750

Val Feldman 2/21/2011 1:51:00 PM

A perfect vertical shot of what makes Chicago such a magnificent city...agree with both Julie and Lindley - Time to locate an art gallery and "show (and strut!) your stuff" to the Windy always, perfect work! #9254023

Tammy Espino 2/21/2011 3:37:17 PM

Beautiful!!! #9254201

Thomas E. Hinds 2/21/2011 7:06:12 PM

Wonderful light and composition! Amazing capture, Leslie! #9254510

Julianne Bradford 2/24/2011 6:30:30 AM

Love easterly perspective at sunset time. It really lights up this great capture Leslie!! WTG! #9259399

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 3/20/2011 5:31:26 PM


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


Stephanie Frey 3/20/2011 5:50:07 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Leslie! #9301846

Jessica Jenney 3/20/2011 5:53:11 PM

Congratulations, Leslie on your beautiful finalist! #9301886

Tammy Espino 3/20/2011 5:59:09 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist!! :) #9301951

Joannie M. Bertucci 3/20/2011 6:12:02 PM

A gorgeous, all encompassing image Leslie...congrats on your finalist! #9302085

Lindley Johnson 3/20/2011 6:32:29 PM

Love this fantastic finalist, Leslie - congratulations! #9302220

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/20/2011 6:41:26 PM

Congrats on this super finalist Leslie!

jo ann c. #9302276

Ellen Hodges 3/20/2011 8:24:03 PM

Huge congrats on a fab finalist, Leslie!! Very best luck in the next round!!! #9302804

Kathy Salerni 3/20/2011 8:45:33 PM

Huge congrats on your well deserved finalist, Leslie! #9302893

Terry Cervi 3/20/2011 9:00:38 PM

Congrats on this beautiful Finalist, Leslie! #9302969

Rona L. Schwarz 3/20/2011 9:40:27 PM

No surprise here, Leslie! Another spectacular Chicago cityscape captures with marvelous light, detail, composition and color! CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #9303127

Barbara Waldoch 3/21/2011 12:20:26 AM

Congratulations on your Finalists! #9303503

Courtenay Vanderbilt 3/21/2011 5:08:40 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Leslie! #9304207

Julie Burnett 3/21/2011 5:14:59 AM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Leslie!! #9304238

Thomas E. Hinds 3/21/2011 5:47:48 AM

Fantastic Finalist! Congratulations, Rony! #9304402

Debra R. Harder 3/21/2011 9:08:45 AM

I love this image, Leslie!! The lighting is fantastic! Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist! Deb #9305211

Merna L. Nobile 3/21/2011 12:15:33 PM

Yes, you heard right! Congratulations you are a winner! Merna #9305724

Karen Celella 3/21/2011 1:47:25 PM

Congratulations on your superb finalist, Leslie! #9306048

Phyllis Burchett 3/21/2011 3:47:27 PM

Congrats on this fantastic finalist Leslie! #9306508

Carol L. Fowler 3/21/2011 4:19:40 PM

Congrats! #9306596

Cindy Bendush 3/21/2011 7:51:25 PM

Superb capture Leslie! Congratulations on both of your finalists! #9307324

Val Feldman 3/22/2011 5:29:34 AM

Hope you contacted the Chicago Tourism Board! :) Your Chicago Photos are just superb, Leslie....another well-deserved Finalist and another Hooray and Congrats from me - all the best in the upcoming round! ~Val #9308289

Jeana Clark 3/22/2011 9:43:52 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist Leslie!!! Best of luck in the next round!!!

~J~ #9309076

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/22/2011 5:09:20 PM

WTG on this wonderful winner!!! :-) k #9309902

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 3/22/2011 5:10:45 PM


HUGE CONGRATS on your Win!


Jessica Jenney 3/22/2011 5:15:15 PM

Congratulations on another beautiful win, Leslie! #9309944

Courtenay Vanderbilt 3/22/2011 5:28:13 PM

WTG, CONGRATS again, Leslie! #9310064

Patricia A. Coblentz 3/22/2011 5:29:03 PM

Strikingly beautiful, Leslie! Congratulations on another well deserved gold winner! :)) #9310071

Kara Hendricks 3/22/2011 5:35:02 PM

Congrats on your wonderful winners this month Leslie!!! #9310135

Val Feldman 3/22/2011 5:38:41 PM

Double Gold, you rascal, you!!! :) Huge congratulations again, Leslie, on yet another superb Gold Win!! #9310172

Lindley Johnson 3/22/2011 5:41:08 PM

Congratulations, Leslie, on this terrific winner! #9310192

Terry Cervi 3/22/2011 5:50:30 PM

Congrats on your beautiful win, Leslie!! #9310277

Michele Peterson 3/22/2011 5:58:51 PM

Congratulations!! Wonderful image!! #9310349

Nancyj Hovey 3/22/2011 6:08:35 PM

on your very deserving WINNER!!! #9310439

Tammy Espino 3/22/2011 6:33:39 PM

Congrats on your WIN!!! :) #9310628

Phyllis Burchett 3/22/2011 6:34:08 PM

Congrats on this fantastic winner Leslie! #9310632

Nikki McDonald 3/22/2011 6:54:16 PM

Such wonderful color, light and detail, Leslie. Congratulations on the 2nd place win. #9310745

Sabrina Ryan 3/22/2011 6:58:05 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous Winning image, Leslie! #9310774

Ellen Hodges 3/22/2011 7:00:41 PM

Huge congrats on a gorgeous winner, Leslie!!! Double Gold!!!! Yeah!!!! #9310794

Cindy Bendush 3/22/2011 7:04:06 PM

Big congrats on your fabulous win! #9310814

Kathy Salerni 3/22/2011 7:18:29 PM

Congrats again, Leslie! Gorgeous shot! #9310875

Barbara Waldoch 3/23/2011 12:25:49 AM

Congratulations on your Wins, Leslie! #9311200

Julie Burnett 3/23/2011 4:21:54 AM

Congratulations again, Leslie, what a fabulous month for you!! #9311586

Carol Flisak 3/23/2011 7:24:41 AM

Congratulations on your win, Leslie! You have a way of capturing the heart of Chicago and this is no exception. #9312245

Alexander Decoster 3/23/2011 8:37:49 AM

You captured the glden hour light in a fantastic place.
Alexander #9312402

Debra R. Harder 3/23/2011 9:20:47 AM

Another spectacular GOLD winner!! WTG, Leslie!! Huge congratulations!! Deb #9312493

Rona L. Schwarz 3/23/2011 10:15:34 AM

Another WINNER for the Queen of Chicago cityscapes!! WTG Leslie, my friend...I'm thrilled to see this go gold, but not surprised at all...this one's a real beauty! MANY, MANY CONGRATULATIONS FOR THIS STUNNING GOLD WINNER! #9312586

Usman M. Bajwa 3/25/2011 2:44:12 AM

Beautiful capture, Leslie. CONGRATZ on another Second Place Gold!!! WTG.

UB. #9315938

Datha Y. Thompson 3/26/2011 8:43:18 PM

Another Outstanding WINNER!!! YGG
Congratulations!! :) #9319156

Christopher J. Budny 3/29/2011 6:30:56 AM

One of my favorite cities to visit; beautifully captured! Congratulations! #9323640

Susana Heide 4/3/2011 5:18:26 PM

Your capture of light here is SUPERB!Congratulations Leslie!!!! #9332825

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Shot from the Franklin Street Bridge looking east.

Exif: F Number: 14, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/25 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 73.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 2/20/2011 5:05:02 PM Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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