Sante Fe Window #3

© Gunther Allen

Sante Fe Window #3

Jill Odice level-classic 1/16/2006 11:39:24 PM

I stayed in Sante Fe for a winter when I first started shooting....I wish I had know what I know now back then, because I missed so many great shots...Some day I will have to go back :-) It was the most magical place to be during the Christmas season, well anytime...This is a great shot! I love window photos and this is special! #375963

Gunther Allen level-classic 1/16/2006 11:46:03 PM

Definitely get back there if you can Jill! You have to go to the Shidoni foundry and make sure to have your camera ready! Walking down the canyon drive and art walks makes you want to move there. Everyday things like window take on a whole new meaning. They illuminate with colors and textures so different from the ticky-tact homes of suburbia. It is like when you walk the streets in Europe and sense history all around you. #2296610

Rob Bishop level-classic 1/17/2006 12:08:33 AM

This is just fantastic, Gunther! I really must get there sometime. #2296637

Evy Johansen level-classic 1/17/2006 12:17:25 AM

What a wonderful capture, Gunther!! Super shot! I would love to get there sometime - Maybe when I'm a retirement pensioner... :-) (I'm not kidding....:) #2296650

Linda D. Lester level-classic 1/17/2006 6:04:56 AM

This is awesome....love the composition! Is there two Gunther Allens on this site? I thought I just responded to your shot! #2297625

Jill Odice level-classic 2/11/2006 12:24:17 AM

I have been to Shidoni many times :-)The Tesuque Glassworks is cool too, to be able to watch them blowing beautiful pieces of glass, and I love that little market up the road for lunch and then on to the Flea market :-) #2405392

Gunther Allen level-classic 2/11/2006 8:20:53 AM

Hi Jill-

Yes, I've also watched the glass being blown. It is an amazing place and I love all the art that is on the grounds. I haven't been to the flea market yet, but I'll be sure to check it out next time. I'm due for another trip there! >:-) #2406728

Su Sana E. P level-classic 2/21/2006 3:25:41 AM

Congrats on this wonderful Finalist, Gunther!! #2444190

Steven Gunnerson level-classic 2/21/2006 8:46:58 AM

Congratulations Gunther!!! #2446406

Gunther Allen level-classic 2/21/2006 8:52:00 AM

Thank you Susan and Steven. I've got my fingers crossed. :-) #2446462

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 2/21/2006 11:47:23 AM

Excellent finalist, Gunther!!! Congratulations!!!!!!!! #2447557

Jill Flynn level-classic 2/21/2006 8:29:16 PM

This is a great shot Gunther. Congratulations on your finalist! #2450595

Gunther Allen level-classic 2/21/2006 8:59:13 PM

Thank you Jill and Terry. I so appreaciate your comments! #2450756

Laura Clay-Ballard 2/22/2006 5:36:50 AM

wonderful image! love that duck! Congrats on this fabulous finalist! #2452209

Heather L. Jacks level-classic 2/22/2006 7:13:09 AM

I love the texture of the wall! Congratulations! #2452792

Cliff Berinsky level-classic 2/23/2006 2:09:08 PM

Very nice combination of tones and textures. The bird makes an unexpected, but pleasing counterpoint. #2458811

Tammy Scott level-classic 2/24/2006 5:16:21 PM

What a unique find and shot! Congratulations on another fantastic finalist! #2463536

Gunther Allen level-classic 2/24/2006 5:24:40 PM

Thank for all the comments and support. So many great photos to choose from this month and it is an honor to be part of them! -G #2463561

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Description

aperture f-8, shutter 1/125, lens - 50mm, location - downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico. The town is full of magical places to photograph. You can feel the history and sense the way art has become a way of life.

Uploaded on 1/16/2006 11:16:39 PM

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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