Campus Wall

Joy Rector level-classic 6/9/2012 5:42:14 AM

fantastic shot #1468074

Nikki McDonald level-classic 6/9/2012 5:52:00 AM

Lovely light, Chris. #10173969

Bob Cournoyer level-classic 6/9/2012 7:04:15 PM

Love the light/comp....moments like this are heart-pumping, eh? :-) #10174436

Carol Quina level-classic 6/9/2012 7:41:47 PM

Love that dappled late afternoon light! The POV is also nice. An overall very appealing shot! #10174465

Christopher Budny level-classic 6/10/2012 5:16:11 AM

Thanks, folks! It was a treat to stumble across this accidentally as I was leaving the area at the end of the day! #10174727

Katarina Mansson 7/29/2012 3:31:48 AM

Beautiful sight, light, tones, textures and composition. Congratulations on your excellent POTD Chris! #10248534

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 7/29/2012 3:52:58 AM

Congrats on a beautiful POTD. #10248557

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic 7/29/2012 4:04:13 AM

Congratulations, Chris! A beautiful POTD!!
(I was just about to NBZ when I realized I was looking at a POTD!! Guess it doesn't need MY feedback!) #10248567

Kathryn Wesserling level-classic 7/29/2012 4:07:46 AM

I was amazed that anyone on any campus was up so early in the morning as to catch Sunrise's golden light on a wall - until I read your description. lolllllll

Regardless of which end of the day, it's a lovely scene, Christopher. Congratulations for your POTD. #10248571

Leslie McLain level-classic 7/29/2012 4:18:33 AM

Congrats on a beautiful POTD, Chris. #10248579

Sarah A. Christian 7/29/2012 4:19:42 AM

Exquisite early morning light that you have captured with your extraordinary skill! Congrats on POTD, Christopher! #10248581

David Phalen level-classic 7/29/2012 4:20:44 AM

BIG Congrats on a spectacular POTD!! #10248582

Dr Silly level-classic 7/29/2012 4:28:05 AM

Congratulations Chris on your beautiful POTD. :O)

Marilyn Cornwell level-classic 7/29/2012 4:31:12 AM

Congratulations on POTD! #10248592

Bojan Bencic level-classic 7/29/2012 4:38:41 AM

Great photo, Christopher. Congratulations on your POTD! #10248601

Joy Rector level-classic 7/29/2012 4:45:02 AM

congrats on the POTD #10248610

Mary Beth Aiello 7/29/2012 4:55:31 AM

You DO have an eye, Chris, and the lighting is magnificient. Huge congrats. #10248615

Mary K. Robison level-classic 7/29/2012 5:40:55 AM

Lovely light and framing.
Congratulations on your well earned POTD! #10248681

Susan Jane Allen level-classic 7/29/2012 5:42:15 AM

Congrats on your POTD, Chris! Lovely photo! #10248683

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/29/2012 5:55:56 AM

WTG on this wonderful POTD, Chris! :-) k #10248716

Tammy Espino 7/29/2012 6:13:25 AM

Congrats on your potd :) #10248734

Johnnie Ann Gaskill level-classic 7/29/2012 6:18:53 AM

Congratulations! #10248745

Richard B. Hallick level-classic 7/29/2012 6:21:41 AM

Great combination of beautiful lighting, perfect composition, textures and colors. Congratulations on the POTD! #10248750

Ellen Hodges level-classic 7/29/2012 6:38:04 AM

Huge congrats, Chris, on a gorgeous POTD!!! #10248764

Christopher Budny level-classic 7/29/2012 6:44:46 AM

Thank you all very, very much! What fun to wake up to this today! The wall is on the edge of Washington National Cathedral's property, enclosing the set of buildings that make up the former College of Preachers campus. I'd been photographing at the cathedral all day, and was driving home when I had to slam on the brakes, back up and shoot this out my car window; the light was gone about 2 minutes later! #10248771

Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 7/29/2012 6:44:52 AM

Congratulations on your well earned POTD! WTG I love the lighting and mood it created with me! #10248773

Patti Coblentz level-classic 7/29/2012 7:14:03 AM

Mother nature couldn't have set up the light any better for you...great capture, Chris. Love the slant of the side light and the slant in the road thru the arch...this image is a beauty! Congratulations on your POTD! #10248795

Cathy Barrows 7/29/2012 7:16:18 AM

Congrats on your beautiful POTD #10248796

Phyllis H. Burchett 7/29/2012 7:21:12 AM

Gorgeous Chris, congrats! #10248799

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 7/29/2012 7:30:15 AM

What wonderful lighting and repetition of the greenery. Love the curved lines too. Congrats on POTD! #10248803

Don Johnson level-classic 7/29/2012 7:33:13 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful POTD Chris. Great lighting! #10248804

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/29/2012 7:39:52 AM

Beautiful light, Chris. CONGRATZ on the POTD!!!

UB. #10248806

Susan M. Smith level-classic 7/29/2012 7:41:43 AM

Love this Chris! Your excellent capture of the lighting really makes this go from an element of design to an element of the imagination! Congrats on the great POTD! #10248808

Kara L. Hendricks level-classic 7/29/2012 7:46:38 AM

HUGE congratulations Chris! #10248809

Susana Ms Heide level-classic 7/29/2012 7:50:45 AM

The lighting obviously makes this image excel but the many other elements are worthy of noting too! The off center door, the glowing ivy, the textured wall and simply the beauty of the subject all come together so perfectly! Many CONGRATS on your POTD Chris!! #10248813

Julianne Bradford level-classic 7/29/2012 8:20:10 AM

Wonderful work as always Chris..congratulations on this great POTD! #10248846

Datha Y. Thompson level-classic 7/29/2012 8:20:38 AM

Congratulations Chris!!! :) #10248851

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 7/29/2012 8:53:18 AM

Yahoo Chris! This is wonderful! Congratulations on this beautiful POTD! #10248896

Teresa Norris 7/29/2012 9:00:55 AM

Such beauty captured...wonderful work, Chris! Congratulations on this lovely POTD! #10248907

Ilene Samowitz level-classic 7/29/2012 9:40:07 AM

Congrats!!! Nicely done!!! #10248964

Rona L. Schwarz 7/29/2012 10:17:54 AM

Beautifully composed and captured, Chris! Hard to believe you took this from your car window! The slant lighting is gorgeous but so are the stone textures and tones and the framing. Congratulations on an outstanding POTD! #10249001

Linda D. Lester level-classic 7/29/2012 10:28:25 AM

WTG!!! Love that lighting! Congratulations on your POTD! #10249018

Kay Beausoleil level-classic 7/29/2012 10:40:46 AM

Congratulations, Christopher, on this splendid POTD!! #10249040

Judith P. MacArthur level-classic 7/29/2012 11:11:17 AM

Congrats, Chris! I concur: wonderful golden light and simplicity of composition...nice textures, too! #10249062

Bob Cournoyer level-classic 7/29/2012 11:55:59 AM

Woot Woot!! #10249100

Cesar J. La Rosa level-classic 7/29/2012 12:00:59 PM

Congratulations on this very well-deserved POTD, Chris!!! Beautiful textures and composition!!!
Cesar #10249103

Nikki McDonald level-classic 7/29/2012 12:20:27 PM

It's all about the light and, of course, the textures and simplicity of composition. Congratulations on the POTD, Chris. #10249124

Nancy L. Green level-classic 7/29/2012 2:28:42 PM

Congratulations Chris on your wonderful POTD!!! <>< #10249312

Michele Peterson level-classic 7/29/2012 3:32:41 PM

Yup, that light is fabulous! The whole image is wonderful, Chris. BIG congratulations on the POTD today!!! #10249380

Ken Smith level-classic 7/29/2012 4:13:13 PM

Love the lighting on this, Chris. Congrats on your POTD!! #10249404

Christopher Budny level-classic 7/29/2012 5:18:18 PM

Thank you all very much! Always a thrill to score a Photo of the Day, and a treat to have an image from my favorite cathedral make it! #10249440

Karen E. Baumann level-classic 7/29/2012 5:54:49 PM

Congratulations Chris, this is beautiful!!! #10249485

Christopher Budny level-classic 7/30/2012 5:30:41 AM

Thanks, Karen! #10250041

Peggy Pfister level-classic 7/30/2012 7:39:44 AM

Just lovely, Chris. Congrats on the POTD! #10250176

Carol Quina level-classic 7/30/2012 10:55:06 AM

Congrats of the POTD Christopher! #10250376

Renee Doyle level-classic 7/30/2012 1:45:43 PM

Cool lighting and eod Christopher!! Big Congrats on your excellent POTD! #10251148

Christopher Budny level-classic 7/30/2012 5:01:22 PM

Thank you very much! #10252539

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 7/31/2012 12:08:44 PM

Cool lighting Chris, congratulations! #10255390

Christopher Budny level-classic 7/31/2012 12:36:35 PM

Thanks, Donna! #10255459

Carol Flisak level-classic 8/1/2012 7:03:10 AM

Wonderful image, Chris... like the comp, light and textures! Congrats on your POTD! #10257624

Christopher Budny level-classic 8/1/2012 7:05:39 AM

Thanks so much, Carol! #10257628

Lori Carlson level-classic 8/4/2012 2:23:27 PM

What a well seen scene, Christopher! Congrats to you!! =) #10262711

Christopher Budny level-classic 8/4/2012 2:42:00 PM

Thank you Lori! #10262736

Richard D. Love 8/13/2012 5:10:18 AM

Congratulations, Christopher. Wonderful light, shapes, and lines!

Rick #10273905

Christopher Budny level-classic 8/13/2012 6:21:56 AM

Thanks so much, Richard! #10273977

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Ivy on beautiful old stone, in late afternoon slanting sun.
7/29/12 POTD

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 65.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

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