Before the Storm

© Terry A. Stoa

Before the Storm

Terry A. Stoa Student 5/25/2012 11:40:51 AM

Bob Cournoyer

Fine sky, well composed lone figure.. :-)

5/25/2012 6:25:20 AM

Christopher J. Budny

Terrific work, Terry! Love the light on the building with that ominous sky!
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Terry A. Stoa 5/25/2012 11:42:02 AM

I found a little dark spot on one of the roofs that needed fixing - an artifact of me trying to figure out how to replace the sky nicely.

Bob and Chris - thanks for your comments. #10149644

Joy Rector 5/25/2012 12:24:02 PM

love this shot #10149677

Virginia Kickle 5/25/2012 5:40:31 PM

Beautiful image, Terry! The sky replacement really completes the photo! #10150045

Terry A. Stoa 5/25/2012 7:48:17 PM

Thanks, Joy and Virginia. I'm really pleased with how this image turned out...we will see if the judges like it as they consider Monthly Theme (street photography) entries. #10150832

Zita A. Strother 5/25/2012 9:52:31 PM

Very dramatic. Nice work:) #10151188

Carol L. Quina 6/18/2012 10:02:09 PM

Congrats on the finalist. Good luck in the next round! #10187527

Pat and Graham Robards 6/19/2012 4:12:05 AM

Congratulations Terry on your wonderful finalists! Best of luck in the next round! Pat #10187970

Christopher J. Budny 6/19/2012 5:41:52 AM

Congratulations, Terry! Great work! #10188199

Usman Bajwa 6/19/2012 5:54:14 AM

My fave from your entries, Terry. Congratz on this and the other two finalists, good luck!

UB. #10188264

Christine Czernin 6/19/2012 7:23:31 AM

Wonderful mood in this narrow old street.
The sky and the wet surface make it a winner.
Congratulations on your three finalists, Terry and good luck. #10188577

Mitch Spence 6/19/2012 8:49:02 AM

Excellence in black and white, Terry. Congratulations. #10188898

Virginia Kickle 6/19/2012 9:21:57 AM

Congratulations on your finalists, Terry! This is a wonderful black and white image!
#10189027

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 6/19/2012 10:44:45 AM

Excellent B&W work. #10189313

Errick L. Cameron 6/19/2012 1:59:37 PM

High five on this one! #10189675

Terry A. Stoa 6/19/2012 4:28:47 PM

Thanks, all. This one turned out great - and it's really fun to be recognized in this way. #10189890

Michele Peterson 6/19/2012 7:24:27 PM

Very well taken, Terry. Looks great in b&w! Congratulations on this getting a finalist! #10190413

JudyAnn Rector 6/21/2012 9:25:50 AM

Stunning, Terry... CONGRATULATIONS! #10194123

Terry A. Stoa 6/21/2012 8:39:36 PM

Thanks Michele and JudyAnn. #10195074

Merna L. Nobile 7/1/2012 9:27:56 AM

Do what you love, and it will make your soul rich. CONGRATULATIONS, for being an award winner for the month of May, 2012. Merna #10209007

Terry A. Stoa 7/1/2012 11:05:32 AM

Thanks so much, Merna. #10209167

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Description

Rainy sidestreet near the Frans Hals museum in Haarlem, the Netherlands. The original (boring, ugly, and white) sky has been replaced with looming storm clouds photographed at Louis XIV's Château de Versailles a few days later. Both photos taken April 2012.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 27.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS REBEL T1i

Uploaded on 5/25/2012 11:36:43 AM

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