Artist At Work

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Artist At Work

Bob Cournoyer level-addict 9/10/2012 8:49:02 AM

Creatively seen and shot... :-)

Happy Theme Day #1485597

Christopher J. Budny level-addict 9/10/2012 8:56:39 AM

The the big green S! Seems like a great wall for a permanent mural, rather than charcoal. HTD! #10316871

Tammy M. Anderson level-addict 9/10/2012 8:58:58 AM

Fabulous capture, David. Great find. #10316877

Emile Abbott level-addict 9/10/2012 11:15:34 AM

Fantastic capture for the theme S David. #10316980

Julianne Bradford level-addict 9/10/2012 11:53:08 AM

Great capture David..HTD! #10317001

Bobby Ray Goodman level-addict 9/10/2012 12:11:37 PM

Hi David,Excellent capture my friend.I bet that was a beautiful work of art!!! #10317025

Mike Clime level-addict 9/10/2012 12:13:27 PM

Nice capture and looks like it was going to be a cool piece of work, David! Too bad it got washed away. #10317028

Joy Rector level-addict 9/10/2012 12:20:53 PM

beautiful shot #10317038

Leslie McLain level-addict 9/10/2012 12:51:00 PM

Terrific capture, Dave. #10317070

David Phalen level-addict 9/10/2012 5:18:54 PM

Thank you Bob, Christopher, Tammy, Emile, Bobby, Mike, Joy and Leslie!! #10317255

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 9/10/2012 6:01:41 PM

Never seen a mural going up, must be cool to watch the progress, terrific find. Hope you show us the wall when its done #10317324

David Phalen level-addict 9/10/2012 6:23:14 PM

Thanks Claudia!! Sorry to say I didn't see it completed. Rain washed it off before I got back.(: #10317363

Carol L. Fowler level-addict 9/10/2012 6:41:20 PM

I always wondered how artists make huge sculptures and murals, since they can't see the entire scope for scale! I am sure it turned out well #10317420

David Phalen level-addict 9/10/2012 6:45:04 PM

Thanks Carol!! I think that's why he is an artist and I am not.:) #10317431

Sabrina Ryan level-addict 9/10/2012 7:22:09 PM

Cool find and capture, David! #10317498

Stefania Barbier level-addict 9/10/2012 11:12:09 PM

Love the splash of green, great capture! #10317659

Doug Pignet level-addict 9/11/2012 2:36:58 AM

nice find and capture #10317760

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-addict 9/11/2012 5:39:13 AM

A great find, nicely seen and captured. A super S theme entry! #10318067

Nina Shields level-addict 9/11/2012 5:45:42 AM

Art capturing art; fantastic work, David; love it! #10318074

Nikki McDonald level-addict 9/11/2012 6:36:02 AM

Very interesting, Dave. I admire the artistic drive that has people creating that which will almost immediately be destroyed and considering doing that a vision and mission. So fleeting. #10318165

Tiia Vissak level-addict 9/11/2012 8:58:31 AM

a great scene! #10318330

John Connolly level-addict 9/11/2012 1:43:45 PM

Nokhil has taken grafitti to a whole new level David! What an amazing sight and capture! What a shame you missed out on the completed artwork! #10318637

David Phalen level-addict 9/11/2012 5:20:24 PM

Thank you Sabrina, Doug, Donna, Nina, Nikki, Tiia and John!! #10318894

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 9/13/2012 9:31:42 AM

Amazing find scene & capture, Dave! Very interesting image, my friend!
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Heather Loewenhardt level-addict 10/28/2012 9:42:03 PM

Terrific capture of the moment David. Congrats on another wonderful finalist. Good luck. #10388887

Marijana Fajgl level-addict 10/29/2012 1:42:05 AM

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, David! #10389299

Tammy M. Anderson level-addict 10/29/2012 4:39:31 AM

Congrats on a great finalist, David. #10389611

Bobby Ray Goodman level-addict 10/29/2012 6:20:02 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist my friend!!! #10389940

Michele Peterson level-addict 10/29/2012 11:10:56 AM

Oh, too bad it was destroyed by the rain! What a creative capture you got of another piece of creativity. Congratulations on the finalist! #10391236

Naomi Weiser level-addict 10/29/2012 11:15:25 AM

cool find, congrats! #10391268

Mitch Spence level-addict 10/29/2012 12:39:06 PM

I'm fascinated by what he's in the process of creating here, Dave. Congratulations once again on the finalist. #10391732

Emile Abbott level-addict 10/29/2012 1:53:06 PM

Huge congratulations my friend on this outstanding finalist. WTG Dave. #10392103

Errick L. Cameron level-addict 10/29/2012 2:18:47 PM

Nice work here! Congratuations on this superb fianlist! #10392206

Tammy Espino level-addict 10/29/2012 5:04:34 PM

Congrats on your awesome finalist :) #10392927

Monnie Ryan level-addict 10/29/2012 5:16:03 PM

Another terrific image, David - congratulations again! #10392989

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 10/29/2012 6:37:46 PM

Congrats on your finalist David! #10393272

Stan Kwasniowski level-addict 10/29/2012 8:23:58 PM

David, congratulations #10393511

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 10/30/2012 3:01:16 AM

Wonderful composition and great eye, CONGRATZ on the Finalist, Dave!

UB. #10393894

David Phalen level-addict 10/30/2012 6:36:33 AM

Thank you all very much!! #10394268

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 10/30/2012 10:32:21 PM

Congrats my good friend.
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JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 11/1/2012 1:38:24 PM

Big congrats Dave, luv it!

jo ann c. #10399844

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-addict 11/3/2012 3:32:33 PM

Congratulations on a wonderful finalist. #10402699

David Phalen level-addict 11/5/2012 11:17:31 AM

Thank you Paddy, Jo Ann and Marilyn!! #10405520

Merna L. Nobile level-addict 11/13/2012 11:37:58 AM

Receiving an award from Better Photo is just like unwrapping a gift, the thrill is always the same! It is also exciting to be able to send my personal congratulations to each and every one of you and I look forward to seeing the gold though out the galleries. Merna #10417347

Gary Enloe level-addict 11/20/2012 3:57:33 AM

This is a very cool find David.. #10426377

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Description

Indian artist Nikhil Chopra, a 2003 MFA graduate of The Ohio State University, returned for a public art performance as part of "Finding Time: Columbus Art 2012."

Chopra created a 48'x 132' charcoal drawing of a photograph taken from the stage of the Palace Theater in 1940, on the north wall of the Palace Theater in downtown Columbus.

I took this the day before he finished his work and did not get back until after a heavy rain storm destroyed the drawing.

101 Theme The Letter "S"

HTD!!

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 9/10/2012 7:37:13 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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