San Juan

Patti Coblentz level-deluxe 2/21/2011 10:31:51 AM

Wonderful POV, lighting and colors, Chris! I was there last year and can attest to the tight quarters to get a shot like this..great place, isn't it? #1355064

Dr Silly 2/21/2011 10:52:07 AM

Wonderful capture, like the shadows in the shot. :O) #9253780

Brad Harding 2/21/2011 11:26:38 AM

Timing is everything as can been seen by your wonderful capture. The light is wonderful along with the color. Great capture. #9253849

Marcie A. Fowler 2/21/2011 2:03:29 PM

Like the play of shadow and light here. #9254043

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 2/21/2011 3:36:43 PM

Wonderful tones, textures and repeated design elements in this image, Chris. Hope you had a great day! #9254200

Michelle Alton 2/22/2011 4:01:51 AM

Wow! What a GREAT shot, Chris. Another winner for you, I foresee! #9254846

Melinda F. Schneider level-deluxe 2/22/2011 12:45:57 PM

An impressive image! Woohoo!! #9255985

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 2/22/2011 5:48:26 PM

Outstanding use of repetition, textures and light. Excellent work Chris. You have a great eye for design!!! #9256504

Julianne Bradford 2/22/2011 5:51:26 PM

Awesome texture and EOD in this great Mission capture Chris. It was great to meet with you and Donna and Anne! Thanks for sharing your visit with us! #9256508

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 2/22/2011 8:27:59 PM

Thank you all very much!
Great meeting you, Julianne, and Donna, for a day at the beach---so glad it finally turned sunny and nice!
Thanks for sharing your beautiful state with me! :) #9256661

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-deluxe 3/20/2011 5:29:07 PM


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


Tammy Espino level-deluxe 3/20/2011 5:40:35 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist!! :) #9301735

Brad Harding 3/20/2011 5:43:54 PM

Congrats on your finalist, good luck in the next round. #9301770

Patti Coblentz level-deluxe 3/20/2011 5:47:54 PM

This is such a wonderful image, Chris...congratulations on your finalist! #9301812

Joannie Bertucci level-deluxe 3/20/2011 6:08:18 PM

Well, it looks like all of that chocolate paid off Chris...the finalists are out! :-) Congratulations on this stunning image, a very well deserved finalist! #9302048

Tammy Espino 3/20/2011 6:16:02 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist!! :) #9302107

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 3/20/2011 6:56:22 PM

Good for you Chris, this is awesome! Congratulations on your finalist!!! #9302362

Usman M. Bajwa level-deluxe 3/20/2011 8:42:03 PM

Beautiful find and pov, Chris. CONGRATZ on the Finalist and good luck up next!

UB. #9302877

Karen E. Baumann 3/20/2011 9:06:50 PM

This is great, Chris! Congrats on your finalist! :) #9302991

Merna L. Nobile 3/20/2011 11:25:26 PM

Yes, you heard right! Congratulations you are a winner! Merna #9303444

Katarina Mansson 3/21/2011 12:03:36 AM

Love the colors, repetitions and POV here. Congratulations on your finalist Chris! #9303459

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 3/21/2011 12:29:15 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Christopher. #9303528

Sarah A. Christian 3/21/2011 2:53:02 AM

Many congratulations, Chris, on your wonderful Finalist!!! #9303772

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 3/21/2011 4:17:08 AM

Many thanks, folks! And a thank-you to my hosts for my first visit to San Juan, Brian & Anne! #9303998

Tamara K. Walker level-deluxe 3/21/2011 5:20:03 AM

Congratulations. #9304265

Melissa G. Meiselman 3/21/2011 6:36:58 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist!! #9304637

Debra R. Harder 3/21/2011 9:07:45 AM

This is a fabulous image, Chris!! Love the POV, lighting, details, DOF and comp. Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist! Deb #9305208

Joanna Madloch 3/21/2011 12:11:28 PM

Beautiful presentation! Big congrats, Chris. #9305707

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 3/21/2011 5:58:28 PM

Awesome comp and excellent use of light Chris!!! Beautifully captured! Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!! #9306899

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 3/21/2011 6:27:30 PM

Thank you all so much! #9307025

Rona L. Schwarz 3/21/2011 9:43:55 PM

Fantastic light and textures and a marvelous composition, Chris! CONGRATULATIONS on your superb FINALIST and Good luck in the next round! #9307464

Bunny Snow level-deluxe 3/21/2011 9:53:41 PM

The excellent perspective and composition, beautiful lighting, and wire sharp details are superb, Chris. Your work is amazing! Congratulations on your well deserved finalist! #9307479

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 3/22/2011 4:16:35 AM

Thank you both, Rona & Bunny! #9307894

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A view down one of the long arcades at the San Juan Capistrano Mission in California, against the outer wall of the Serra Chapel,
which is the oldest building still in use in California (dating to 1777).
2/11 Finalist - T&P

Exif: F Number: 11.3, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 16.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 2/21/2011 10:02:36 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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