Heading to Boldt Castle

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Heading to Boldt Castle

Bobby Ray Goodman Student 8/6/2012 7:22:28 PM

Hi Terry,WOW!!I have never seen a building like that before.Beautiful building and capture my friend.That is a place I would enjoy visiting!!!!!! #1479088

Jeffrey R. Bange 8/6/2012 7:27:45 PM

Great capture Terry of this most unusual building, I'm sure you will be back when the renovations are completed. Can't wait to see your pictures of the castle. #10265694

Julianne Bradford 8/6/2012 7:29:29 PM

What a wonderful capture of this great castle Terry. The "Wealth, channel had a special program featuring this great place. What a super place to visit! #10265699

Amy M. Wilson 8/6/2012 7:36:06 PM

Wow... great capture of this beauty, Terry... sounds like a fun place to visit!! #10265709

Carol L. Fowler 8/6/2012 11:35:55 PM

Beautiful capture! I have never heard of the place but looks spectacular #10265845

Barbara Waldoch 8/7/2012 1:50:12 AM

Looks very cool Terry! #10265910

frank w. degenhardt 8/7/2012 2:25:12 AM

What a fantastic read about this place. And what a look you have here. I love this. Like approaching Fantasy Island. The colors are so gorgeous, love the way you composed the picture, the land and the water and that sky, then this amazing building waiting to be explored. Such a beautiful picture my friend. #10265928

Stephen Zacker 8/7/2012 3:24:29 AM

What a place and fantastic sky #10265984

Jack Gaskin 8/7/2012 4:05:31 AM

GREAT ONE I have seen several articles on this Island
Castle and its history. Would love to see it first hand as it sounds like an AWESOME RESIDENCE and your capture re-enforces that feeling.

Jack #10266043

Carolyn M. Fletcher 8/7/2012 4:12:56 AM

Totally cool! What a spectacle!! #10266062

Joy Rector 8/7/2012 4:17:33 AM

gorgeous #10266073

Tammy M. Anderson 8/7/2012 4:18:31 AM

Just beautiful, Terry. Excellent capture. #10266074

Leslie McLain 8/7/2012 4:23:57 AM

Beautiful capture, details, and sky, Terry. #10266084

Rony Sagy 8/7/2012 9:20:10 AM

Spectacular light and colors, Terry. #10266345

David K. Hurt 8/7/2012 10:54:23 AM

Well done! love the lighting and colors. Beautiful. #10266501

Tiia Vissak 8/7/2012 12:15:19 PM

a wonderful view! #10266598

Anita N. Hogue 8/7/2012 1:43:30 PM

WOW, WOW, WOW!

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Stefania Barbier 8/7/2012 2:48:37 PM

wow indeed... beautiful! #10266744

John Connolly 8/7/2012 3:12:16 PM

What a exceptions capture of this remarkable scene Terry! Talk about location! Thanks for sharing this awesome sight with us! #10266767

Patrick Rouzes 8/7/2012 4:40:26 PM

Love the tones, colors, clarity, lighting, scene & mood, Terry! Interesting info too!
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Nancy L. Green 8/7/2012 5:29:42 PM

BEAUTIFUL image of this impressive building my friend, it is SUPERBLY composed and captured with great colors and lighting!! <>< #10266906

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 8/7/2012 5:55:28 PM

Beautiful perspective and colors Terry!,
Amalia #10266953

Linda S. Smith 8/7/2012 6:02:34 PM

Wow Terry! This is a great capture and a place I have never hear of. Thanks for bringing it to our attention in all it's glory! #10266967

Kathy Salerni 8/7/2012 8:24:16 PM

A gorgeous capture, Terry, with excellent colors, clarity and comp! Well done! #10267078

Liz Bullock 8/7/2012 9:36:40 PM

Beautifully captured! #10267104

R. J. Laudenbacher 8/8/2012 4:30:39 AM

Now that is one fabulous playroom, Carol. I bet Bubby could have a blast in there with his grammie! :) Beautiful capture and gorgeous colors, Carol! #10267361

Tammy Espino 8/8/2012 5:30:17 PM

What an awesome looking place, great capture! #10268098

Ellen Hodges 8/8/2012 8:37:14 PM

A pretty nice playroom, I would say! Stunning location and capture, Terry!! A beautiful day to go with it all, too!! #10268328

Avril Young 8/9/2012 12:06:14 AM

looks like a fairyland castle...quite magical..thanks for the information...certainly a wonderful place to visit...Beautiful Terry.. #10268460

Christopher J. Budny 8/9/2012 6:05:08 AM

Looks like a fascinating place to explore; great capture from the water approach! #10268774

Mary Beth Aiello 8/9/2012 7:05:57 PM

Oh,mI' love to see this impersonal. Truly spectacular, Terry. #10269616

Rona L. Schwarz 8/9/2012 10:03:10 PM

Another stunning capture, Terry! The light is just gorgeous - the castle and water seem to glow. Wonderful textures and colors. Although I've passed thru the Thousand Islands many times, I've always been going somewhere else - never took the time to stop and explore. Look what I missed! #10269736

Neal D. Hatcher 8/11/2012 4:30:25 AM

Wow-Beautiful-We all look forward to photos inside when its renovated #10271412

Jill Odice 8/11/2012 11:25:34 AM

beautiful! That must be very special to see once it is reopened! #10271842

Karen Celella 8/13/2012 3:03:44 PM

Gorgeous, Terry! oooh, I want to go there! #10274467

Carolyn J. Connolly 8/20/2012 8:47:16 AM

What an EXCELLENT capture of this VERY interesting-sounding place, Terry!! The colours, light, textures, depth, reflection, sky AND composition here all are just SUPERB!! :-) #10282971

Randy D. Dinkins 8/25/2012 4:45:43 PM

Great shot, wonderful comp and details. #10289999

PATRICIA A. CASEY 8/30/2012 8:59:06 AM

Next year, the East Coast....wow Terry...this is wonderful. I've never been to the Thousand Islands...even though from NY....so many reasons to travel back through the country again....Wonderful capture and thank you for the information about this shot! Cheers =^..^= #10299181

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Canon EF24-105mmL, 1/160, F16. ISO640
Heading to Boldt Castle, Alexandria Bay, NY in the Thousand Islands. The building in the foreground is called the Alster Tower and was nicknamed "The Playroom". It housed a bowling alley, dance floor, and there was to be a billiard room, library, cafe, grill and kitchen as well. This tower is currently closed as it is under renovation. You can see a small portion of Boldt castle in the background.

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