Verizon Kimmel Abstract X

© Robert Mann

Verizon Kimmel Abstract X

Tiia Vissak level-classic 12/9/2007 11:15:22 PM

Interesting! A great angle! #805045

Naomi Weiser level-classic 12/9/2007 11:40:02 PM

really great design elements here! #5189737

Tarun Bose 12/10/2007 6:30:15 AM

Outstanding diagonal composition. Lovely elements of design. Great shot Robert. #5191025

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 12/18/2007 7:19:21 AM

Nice work Robert. Great pov, composition and design. Peter #5222831

Robert Mann level-classic 1/25/2008 10:35:56 AM

Thanks Tiia, Naomi, Tarun and Peter! I appreciate it very much! #5392814

Jennifer L. Alder 1/25/2008 11:47:26 AM

Congrats, Robert, on this terrific finalist image! :) #5393660

Bob D. Hall level-classic 1/25/2008 11:59:27 AM

Congrats on your great finalist, RoB! #5393804

Sylvia Rossler level-classic 1/25/2008 12:55:21 PM

Let me be the first to congrate you on this fantastic 1st place winner RoB :O) #5394196

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic 1/25/2008 1:02:35 PM

Congratulations on your first place winner, Rob. #5394279

Jennifer L. Alder level-classic 1/25/2008 1:18:19 PM

Congrats on your first place win, Robert!! :) #5394443

Sandy Powers level-classic 1/25/2008 1:19:44 PM

Way to go, Robert!!! :) This is stunning as always! #5394455

Karen K. Givens level-classic 1/25/2008 1:53:47 PM

Great work congratulations Robert!!! #5394727

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 1/25/2008 2:01:28 PM

Awesome Rob, congrats on your first place win! #5394771

Elida Gutierrez level-classic 1/25/2008 3:04:56 PM

Especialy for the winers #5395165

Kay Beausoleil level-classic 1/25/2008 3:39:17 PM

Congratulations, Robert, on your well-deserved first place win!! #5395426

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 1/25/2008 4:14:06 PM

Congratulations Robert. Well deserved. Peter #5395599

Nick Lagos level-classic 1/25/2008 4:39:12 PM

Big big congrats Rob on another incredibly great capture....I hope you put this one in your book.... :) #5395781

Joan Powell level-classic 1/25/2008 4:43:40 PM

Congrats on this spectacular image !! #5395815

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic 1/25/2008 4:52:45 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this much deserved win!!!!! <>< #5395869

Su Sana E. P level-classic 1/25/2008 5:24:24 PM

Congratulations on this marvelous First Place Win, Robert!! #5396096

Bob D. Hall level-classic 1/25/2008 6:28:04 PM

Congrats on your great 1st Place, RoB! #5396429

Evy Johansen level-classic 1/25/2008 6:41:22 PM

Big congratulations on your win, RoB!! Wonderful image!! #5396501

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar level-classic 1/25/2008 7:28:30 PM

What an amazing first place winner!! Big Congrats, Robert!! #5396832

Jill Flynn level-classic 1/25/2008 7:35:42 PM

Superb architectural abstract Robert. A big congratulations on your win! #5396879

Jeff Robinson level-classic 1/26/2008 5:40:05 AM

Congrats Robert on your Excellent Win!! Jeff #5398306

RC Fritz level-classic 1/26/2008 6:09:11 AM

Congratulations on your WINNER! #5398531

Sue L. Cullumber level-classic 1/26/2008 6:45:55 AM

Rob - such a cool shot - amazing! Congrats! #5398773

Kristi A. Howson level-classic 1/26/2008 10:17:04 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful Winner Rob! Awesome design! #5399862

Kathleen K. Parker level-classic 1/26/2008 11:19:16 AM

Congratulations on this marvelous photo win!
kk #5400115

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 1/26/2008 6:24:25 PM

Excellent details and design elements Rob. Congratulations on your big win!! #5401535

Margaret R. Barry 1/26/2008 10:56:06 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic winner, Robert! #5402275

Ellen Hodges level-classic 1/27/2008 6:38:44 AM

Congrats on this awesome winner, Robert!! #5402614

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 1/27/2008 7:32:55 AM

INCREDIBLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Congratulations,Robert!!!!!!!!!! #5402910

Stanley C. Sims level-classic 1/27/2008 3:47:22 PM

Comp is outstanding. Big congrats Robert. This is very well done. #5404729

Michael L. Dawson level-classic 1/27/2008 3:59:24 PM

Congrats on the win Thomas, great image! #5404759

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 1/28/2008 3:07:36 AM

Congratulation Robert on your win!!!

Dominick #5406543

Brett Dolsen 1/28/2008 3:09:51 AM

Congratulations Robert!!An awesome POV.
Brett #5406554

Mary Ann Melton 1/28/2008 6:21:43 AM

Congratulations, Robert! Way to go! #5407559

Murry Grigsby 1/28/2008 1:02:47 PM

Congrats on your terrific abstract image and first place win Rob!! #5409145

Marilyn S. Neel level-classic 1/28/2008 4:47:17 PM

Congratulations Robert on yet another great piece of art.Please let us know when you are going to be back in our area.
Susie and Chuck #5410095

Katarina Mansson level-classic 1/28/2008 11:38:48 PM

This is such an amazing picture; I love the composition, colors, lines, patterns and abstract touch to it. Congratulations! #5411368

Tarun Bose level-classic 1/29/2008 5:44:31 AM

Big congrats Robert, for your outstanding first prize winner. #5412571

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 1/29/2008 11:58:57 AM

Fantastic!! Congrats Rob, on this First Place Winner! #5414137

Gail P. Sullivan level-classic 1/29/2008 2:42:52 PM

Hi Rob...such an outstanding abstract...congrats to you! #5414745

Monika Sapek level-classic 1/30/2008 9:39:08 PM

Many congratulations on your fantastic First Place Winner, Robert!

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 2/1/2008 2:18:05 AM

Congratulations Robert on your Win!

Dominick #5426620

Mukesh Srivastava level-classic 2/1/2008 8:13:22 AM

A great abstract. Congrates Robert on your win. #5427899

Elizabeth J. Bernier level-classic 2/22/2008 5:07:38 AM

Such a dynamic composition Rob!!!! Whoooohoo on that first place too...great to see this and you get that honor...very well deserved!!!! #5530353

Robert Mann level-classic 2/22/2008 5:11:48 PM

Thanks everyone for the great comments! I appreciate them all very much! #5534549

John S. Patrao level-classic 2/23/2008 6:19:50 PM

Great perspective and compostition Robert. Congratulations on your win. #5541524

Gunther Allen level-classic 2/25/2008 7:03:46 PM

Robert - I just want to give you a belated congratulations on this outstanding composition and capture. This is why you were chosen as artist of the year at PhotoShowdown. Your work is alway first class and appropriately taking a first place! #5551568

Robert Mann level-classic 2/25/2008 8:33:31 PM

Thanks John and thank you Gunther! #5551915

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f/ 9.5, 1.5 seconds, ISO-200, Sigma, 28-70MM F2.8 lens at 28mm, 07:09 PM, Philadelphia, PA. We were at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts on Friday night for our Messiah Sing Along (we are on stage singing and the audience members bring scores and sing the choruses with us). In between our on stage rehearsal and the performance I took a dozen shots of the side of Verizon Hall by the barrel vault atrium roof the Kimmel Center. The shots, which were from 1.5 to 2 seconds, were made by angling the camera while looking through the view finder and then carefully placing the camera on the top of a pedestal by a staircase and holding the camera steady while releasing the shutter.

Uploaded on 12/9/2007 11:12:11 PM

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Camera: Nikon D70S Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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