Windmill of your Mind

© Reynaldo D. Reyes

Windmill of your Mind

Tammy M. Anderson Student 9/1/2011 10:23:06 AM

Interesting info and excellent capture of these old but not forgotten windmills. #1405508

Stefania Barbier 9/1/2011 12:29:38 PM

fantastic comp and capture! #9647004

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 9/1/2011 1:06:38 PM

Wonderful composition and colors Reynaldo!,
Amalia #9647069

Nancy L. Green 9/1/2011 1:17:37 PM

BEAUTIFULLY done and VERY well presented against that gorgeous bllue sky, WTG!!! <>< #9647087

Karen Engelbreth 9/1/2011 2:08:45 PM

Wonderful find and capture... #9647164

Carol Eade 9/1/2011 2:17:20 PM

Beautifully composed, Reynaldo, and beautiful colors. #9647181

John Connolly 9/1/2011 3:42:11 PM

An excellent POV and capture Reynaldo! Thanks for sharing this unique scene with us! #9647304

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 9/1/2011 5:20:17 PM

Fabulous image with wonderful colors, Reynaldo! :-) k #9647488

Tammy Espino 9/1/2011 6:46:23 PM

Outstanding capture and great story to go with it :0) #9647649

frank w. degenhardt 9/1/2011 9:37:22 PM

I love the story behind the picture and found it a fasinating read. Lets me enjoy the picture even more. What history these old mills have, to bad we dont use them more often. Beautiful colors,that sky is such a beautiful way to bring them out. Love the rock around the mill. A gorgeous sight my friend.
Have a fantastic day and enjoy. #9647912

Reynaldo D. Reyes 9/1/2011 9:44:02 PM

Thank you all dear friends to:

Tammy A
Stefania
Amalia
Nancy G
Karen
Carol
John
Kitty
Tammy E
Frank

Your continuous support and friendship mean a lot to me. Thank you for the kind words and compliments. God bless always! #9647919

Mary K. Robison 9/2/2011 2:24:19 AM

Another postcard-perfect image, Rey!
Anyone who's ever spent a summer day on a Greek island (especially Mykonos)surely has his/her own wonderful memories stirred by your capture of these windmills. Such an ideal title, too. Thanks for the public service you've provided! #9648090

Reynaldo D. Reyes 9/2/2011 9:08:33 AM

Thanks a ot for your post Mary. I'm glad this brought back a lot of wonderful memories for you. This place is so lovely and I would love to go back someday. More images to follow... #9648868

Patrick Rouzes 9/2/2011 12:09:46 PM

Exceptional clarity, tones, lighting, detail, sky & comp here, Reynaldo! Hope to see htis again ,my friend! Great commentary too! #9649072

Wm Nosal 9/2/2011 4:41:39 PM

Wonderful Image, Reynaldo!
Great POV #9649534

Ellen Hodges 9/2/2011 7:40:47 PM

Glad that they left these awesome mills for the photographers, Rey!! Absolutely gorgeous pov and sky! Have a great weekend!! #9649905

Deborah C. Lewinson 9/3/2011 7:17:11 PM

Gorgeous image, Rey, your colors, comp, and lighting are superb!

Debby #9651533

Susan Weisensel 9/4/2011 6:28:42 PM

Excellent capture Reynaldo. #9653106

Erika G. Gossett 9/6/2011 6:38:56 PM

Wonderful capture,Reynaldo! Thanks for the information on the windmills, love it! #9657099

Tiia Vissak 9/6/2011 10:52:29 PM

great colors, details & pov! #9657408

Heather Loewenhardt 9/11/2011 5:56:20 PM

The wall frames the windmill which exhibits nice geometric design and lines. The blue background showcases the whole image beautifully. #9666438

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Description

Back to Mykonos, Greece. Once, over 20 windmills existed on Mykonos and they have been used for grinding the agricultural products. Today, the mills arenít used anymore. For anyone wondering how the skeleton framing could turn, when in use, triangular sails made of cloth are fastened to the frame which work against the wind to enable them to rotate. They now serve only as subjects for avid photographers and still turn but only in our minds...

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 45.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

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