Talin Market

© Nikki McDonald

Talin Market

Colette M. Metcalf Student 2/12/2008 3:42:53 AM

Terrific design and comp, Nikki!!! #852993

Jim Huffield 2/12/2008 3:43:52 AM

Awesome colors and composition, Nikki. Jim #5482597

Jeff W. Robinson 2/12/2008 3:47:13 AM

Excellent comp, color and capture! Jeff #5482622

Ray & Audrey Clarke 2/12/2008 3:50:19 AM

Wonderful colours and composition Nikki!!!(R) #5482642

Ken Smith 2/12/2008 3:59:02 AM

I like the color combination, including the contrast with the sky. Nice job, Nikki! #5482701

Dominick M. Dimacale 2/12/2008 4:01:06 AM

Lovely colours and lines noted here, Nikki.


Dominick #5482721

Linda D. Lester 2/12/2008 5:13:10 AM

Nice colors and design! #5483207

Peter Appelbaum 2/12/2008 5:40:01 AM

Fabulous capture Nikki. Awesome lines and color. Peter #5483382

Michael S. Lazarus 2/12/2008 7:57:06 AM

Well done Nikki! It's not easy making an interesting photo from a building even as colorful as this one. Great choice in POV. #5484129

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/12/2008 10:47:52 AM

I thought I remembered this..We have been there too....Beautiful colors and POV! #5484880

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/12/2008 1:17:02 PM

I was going to mention the unusual Architecture and colors but somebody already did.......;0) #5485471

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/12/2008 2:54:58 PM

Mel's a NUT...first class nut!!!! hehehe It's good to have her back with us!!!! :-)

This is very beautiful with wonderful designs and colors, Nikki!!!!! ♫ k

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David Phalen 2/12/2008 5:50:27 PM

Love the crisp lines, bright colors and shapes!! #5486543

Melissa Gurdus 2/12/2008 8:48:16 PM

Striking lines, shapes and colors with fantastic design elements, Nikki!! Great subject you have here!!! #5487186

Jeana Clark 2/12/2008 9:07:50 PM


Wonderufl POV and excellent colors and details!!!
FANTASTIC NIKKI!!!!!

~J~ #5487237

Stefania Barbier 2/12/2008 10:11:33 PM

oh Nikki I just LOVE lines and colors, but somehow never seem to find them... SPECTACULAR comp and capture! #5487390

Dianna Hauf 2/13/2008 1:28:46 PM

OH my!!!! CLEAN cut fabulous lines and wonderful colors!!!! I love this Nikki!!!! #5490542

Susan M. Campbell 2/14/2008 11:25:44 AM

I like the combination of colors in this...they look great together. Lines and shapes are nice. #5495290

Carol Teal 2/16/2008 12:04:06 AM

Lovely colors, lines and shapes! And this building looks great set against the beautiful blue sky Nikki. #5501161

Mitch Spence 2/17/2008 7:45:35 AM

Beautifully simplified architectural study, Nikki. The offset taller column is very effective, as is the color combination. #5506422

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/21/2008 3:59:03 PM

Hey Hey Hey!!!!! #5528055

Les Rhoades 2/21/2008 10:51:01 PM

Congrats on the EP. This one has great styl. #5529305

Angela Possemato 3/1/2008 7:11:43 AM

Very nice lines and colors. A very strong image. I like it! #5577437

Susan M. Campbell 3/22/2008 8:12:40 AM

Another finalist....you go girl!!! #5676615

Christine Czernin 3/22/2008 10:24:40 AM

Very cool, Nikki.
Big congrats. #5677282

Colleen Farrell 3/22/2008 10:55:09 AM

My kind of image--I love it! Big congratulations on this well-deserved finalist, Nikki! #5677432

Pat Gamwell 3/22/2008 10:55:16 AM

WTG, girl! OUTSTANDING Finalist! WoooHoo! #5677433

Mitch Spence 3/22/2008 11:27:09 AM

I liked this one a lot, Nikki. Good for you! #5677628

Dr Silly 3/22/2008 11:48:20 AM

Way to go Nikki, congratulations. :O)
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MELODIE C. ROBERTS 3/22/2008 11:57:01 AM

Beat ~Her~ again
She really needs a Faster Horse
WTG NiK
Good Luck #5677827

Su Sana E. P 3/22/2008 12:00:24 PM

Congratulations on this superb Finalist, Nikki!! #5677851

Jeana Clark 3/22/2008 12:07:15 PM


My horse just tripped in a gopher hole....FANTASTIC NIKKI!!!!
SO HAPPY!!!
CONGRATS HON!!!!
WAY TO GO!!!
FANTASTIC FINALIST G/F!!!!!

~J~ #5677908

Sylvia Rossler 3/22/2008 1:25:40 PM

A big congrats on this wonderful finalist Nikki :o) #5678358

Susan Fox 3/22/2008 7:34:21 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Nikki! #5680546

Colette M. Metcalf 3/23/2008 3:48:02 AM

WTG! Congratulations!!!! #5681573

Deb Koskovich 3/23/2008 4:41:06 AM

Congrats on this fabulous finalist, Nikki! #5681831

Lee Canham 3/23/2008 9:23:57 AM

Congratulations again Nikki.. #5683286

Stefania Barbier 3/23/2008 1:08:14 PM

and again huge congrats Nikki!!!!! #5684173

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/23/2008 1:16:54 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!! Excellent colors and design Nikki! #5684219

Laurie Daily 3/23/2008 1:25:01 PM

Another congrats, Nikki, on this great finalist! #5684265

Katarina Mansson 3/24/2008 4:37:10 AM

Colorful and well composed design elements - makes me happy. It also makes me happy to say: congratulations and good luck next! #5686807

Nadya Johnson 3/24/2008 11:34:53 AM

A big congrats on your stunning finalist! #5689199

Judy V. Kennamer 3/24/2008 11:51:55 AM

Soooooo beautiful Nikki! Congrats on this wonderful Finalist!! Good luck in the next round! #5689336

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 3/24/2008 2:11:04 PM

WHOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOo
Big Congrats on your finalist, best of luck in the next round!!! #5690063

Ron Roberts 3/24/2008 3:46:48 PM

CONGRATS NIKKI BEST LUCK NEXT ROUND...RON... #5690572

Datha Y. Thompson 3/27/2008 6:47:50 AM

Congratulations Again Nikki!!!! :0) #5705414

Susan M. Hembree 3/27/2008 8:50:27 PM

Awesome design elements and colors, Nikki! It's a beautiful finalist! Congratulations! #5708318

Tocky Bialobrzeski 4/1/2008 4:15:44 AM

Way to go, Nikki.... #5727404

paola A. Jofre 4/4/2008 3:42:55 PM

Congratulations!!! This is a fantastic image!!! Love the colors and detail, great perspective!! #5745253

Carol Teal 4/5/2008 1:26:50 AM

So happy to see this one again Nikki! Congrats on your very deserving finalist! #5746652

Ross Throndson 4/8/2008 3:13:53 AM

Belated Congratulations on this Fantastic Finalist, Nikki.....What a Great Find....Brilliant Presentation, Light & Color here!! #5760108

Susan M. Hembree 4/26/2008 12:27:19 AM

WTG, Nikki! I'm so happy to see that this is today's POTD! Congratulations! #5843195

Karen Engelbreth 4/26/2008 12:30:51 AM

Wonderful comp, color and capture, Nikki - big congrats on your finalist and POTD!! #5843197

Pat Gamwell 4/26/2008 12:31:59 AM

WoooHooo, girl! WTG! Big congrats on POTD! #5843198

Les Rhoades 4/26/2008 12:34:37 AM

WTG!!
Congrats on your POTD selection!
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Susie Peek-Swint 4/26/2008 12:43:55 AM

Many congrats Nikki ~ a wonderful POTD today! #5843209

Lynne Morris 4/26/2008 1:05:12 AM

WTG girl, huge congratulations on your POTD award, well deserved Nikki. #5843225

Faisal Almalki 4/26/2008 1:12:29 AM

What a beautiful shot. Love the shapes and colors on this. Congrats on your well deserved POTD #5843232

Carol Teal 4/26/2008 1:26:49 AM

I love the colors and shapes against that gorgeous blue sky Nikki! And WTG on your POTD!! #5843245

Melinda F. Schneider 4/26/2008 2:17:17 AM

Hooray Nikki!! Finalist AND POTD! ! !
CONGRATULATIONS! ! ! #5843302

Katarina Mansson 4/26/2008 2:51:31 AM

GREAT Nikki!!! Congratulations!!! What a month for you - congratulatioons again!!! #5843349

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 4/26/2008 3:04:03 AM

WAKE UP NIK!!!!!!!
YOU GOT PHOTO OF THE DAY!!!!!
WHEN YOU HEADED TO THE MARKET YOU SURE WENT TO TOWN!!!!!!!
CONGRATULATIONS!!!! #5843361

Wally Orlowsky 4/26/2008 3:17:55 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous graphic POTD, Nikki!!! #5843367

Dr Silly 4/26/2008 3:40:38 AM

Congratulations Nikki on your wonderful POTD. :O)
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Judy V. Kennamer 4/26/2008 4:01:01 AM

A BIG BIG Congratulations Nikki!!! Beautiful capture! #5843407

Deborah C. Lewinson 4/26/2008 4:05:36 AM

Congratulations on your finalist and POTD, Nikki, for this striking image!

Debby #5843413

Lisa J. Boulden 4/26/2008 4:31:42 AM

Spectacular, Nikki!
Congrats on your POTD!!!
~♥~Lisa #5843455

David Phalen 4/26/2008 4:32:50 AM

WOWZA!!! HUGE congrats on a wonderful, well deserved POTD!!!! #5843464

Rakesh Syal 4/26/2008 4:35:10 AM

Double congraturations, superb finalist and teriffic POTD, Nikki!! #5843472

Joy Rector 4/26/2008 4:37:44 AM

congrats on the POTD (and finalist) #5843477

Jessica Jenney 4/26/2008 4:42:45 AM

Congratulations, Nikki on your beautiful finalist and POTD!!! #5843485

Linda D. Lester 4/26/2008 4:51:14 AM

WTG girl...Congratulations on your awesome POTD! #5843510

Jeff W. Robinson 4/26/2008 5:18:45 AM

Great find - Outstanding comp and color! Congrats Nikki on your Terrific POTD!! Jeff #5843608

Nadya Johnson 4/26/2008 5:39:03 AM

Congratulations on your striking Photo of the Day! #5843670

Wanda Judd 4/26/2008 5:40:12 AM

Congratulations on Finalist and POTD...it's a wonderful shot...I love the three openings, the splendid sky, the colors are gorgeous and the framing a masterpiece... #5843675

RC Fritz 4/26/2008 5:41:42 AM

Excellent composition and colors! Congrats on your Finalist and POTD!! #5843679

Michelle R. Kovach 4/26/2008 5:44:32 AM

Congratulations Nikki! #5843695

Michael D. Miller 4/26/2008 5:57:40 AM

I learn something new every day.
It must have taken Nikki a long time to paint that building before taking the picture, so that is a great tip and technique. I now carry 3 camera bags, one with my main equipment, one with my auxilliary equipment, and one bag of paint and brushes.

Very nice shot, composition and color.

Michael
West Hartford, CT #5843745

Christine Czernin 4/26/2008 6:05:18 AM

BIG congratulation,Nikki.
In my opinion a POTD is worth as much as a first price, if not even more.
Wonderful appreciation of your work. #5843772

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/26/2008 6:06:27 AM

WOOOOOOOOHOOOOOOOOOOO, Nikki!!!!! WTG on your POTD!!!!!! :-) k #5843780

Leslie McLain 4/26/2008 6:21:51 AM

Congrats on your POTD. Love the wonderful colors and your composition. #5843848

Nikki McDonald 4/26/2008 6:40:31 AM

WooHoo is right, Kitty! This is my first POTD here and I'm grinning ear to ear! Thank you all so much for taking the time to open and comment on this image--I love that it came in on a Saturday morning so I can really savor the "victory."

I usually do a little clean-up work and saturation increase on images before I post and this image is no exception; but this warehouse-sized building is really painted these unusual colors and, as you can see, sports many unusual architectural features. I have two other shots of the building in my gallery and many more in my archives--thought I'd work up one every other month or so until I ran out LOL

Thanks again, all.

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Kathy L. Clark 4/26/2008 6:40:38 AM

Congratulations Nikki on your lovely POTD. Fabulous color here. #5843926

Ellen Powell 4/26/2008 6:54:18 AM

Hey Nikki! Way to go with this gorgeous photo! #5843992

Shelly A. Van Camp 4/26/2008 7:00:58 AM

Congrats on the POTD!! Very Pretty!! #5844038

Kara Hendricks 4/26/2008 7:15:16 AM

Congratulations Nikki!! Hey, you do nice things..(Sharing the hp).. Good things come your way!! Way to go!! #5844117

Datha Y. Thompson 4/26/2008 7:15:21 AM

CONGRATULATIONS NIKKI!!!! Love it :0) #5844119

Ken Smith 4/26/2008 7:20:52 AM

Way to go, Nikki. Very well deserved!! #5844151

Steven W. Lepak 4/26/2008 7:35:04 AM

Bravo Nikki! Big CONGRATS on this stunning POTD. Keep up the great work. Best Regards, Steven #5844227

Aggie Villanueva 4/26/2008 7:35:22 AM

I like the way you "saw" this building with your own unique sight, and then made it happen so we could see it the same way. Congratulations! #5844230

Susan Fox 4/26/2008 7:50:21 AM

Congrats Nikki on your POTD! #5844262

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 4/26/2008 7:55:34 AM

Excellent colors and design in this beautiful image Nikki! Congratulations on your potd and finalist! #5844279

Mitch Spence 4/26/2008 8:20:32 AM

Hey, you are on some kind of ROLL! Congratulations, Nikki. #5844378

Jeana Clark 4/26/2008 8:26:59 AM


WOOOOHOOOOO NIKKI!!!!
CONGRATS ON THIS FAB POTD!!!

~J~ #5844401

Denise Denomy 4/26/2008 8:48:45 AM

WONDERFUL D&D CAPTURE, Nikki!!!! GREAT POV, COLOR & DETAIL!!! CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR FINALIST & POTD!!!! :0) #5844470

Tonya R. Boles 4/26/2008 8:50:47 AM

Congrats Nikki. #5844476

Susana Heide 4/26/2008 9:19:46 AM

Many CONGRATS to you Nikki for this stunning POTD!!!! Love the smooth texture contrasting the bold lines and colors!! #5844549

Lori Carlson 4/26/2008 9:36:14 AM

Love it, Nikki!!! :0)
Congrats on all your recognition! #5844594

Kristy A. Keene 4/26/2008 10:02:53 AM

CONGRATS, Nikki!!!! A stunning photo!!!! #5844652

Sharon 4/26/2008 10:10:32 AM

Congrats on your POTD and Finalist win,
Nikki. Well deserved! #5844677

Homeira Ch Yaseri 4/26/2008 12:35:59 PM

the colors are wonderful and at the first glance it looks really like a huge building,even now I am not so sure:D just one word:amazing! #5845011

Jean-Pierre Ducondi 4/26/2008 12:45:19 PM

You are on a roll Nikki. Well deserved and a beautiful image. Congratulations.
JP #5845055

Deanna L. Nichols 4/26/2008 4:17:37 PM

Another Albuquerque photographer! Nicely done. #5845602

Katleen R. Struckle 4/26/2008 7:33:52 PM

Great design,perspective and color!! congrats on you wins!! #5846005

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 4/26/2008 8:48:24 PM

WHOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOO
HUGE Congrats on your POTD!!! #5846164

Daniella Puente 4/27/2008 8:57:18 AM

Happy sunday :o))))))
Congrats Nikki an EXCELLENT POTD!!!!!
Daniella #5848024

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 4/27/2008 9:10:41 AM

Great shot! Congratulations Nikki!! #5848070

Nikki McDonald 4/27/2008 9:17:12 AM

Thank you all so much for your enthusiastic response to this photo--besides being a big thrill, having a POTD at BetterPhoto turns out to be a lot of fun!! I recommend it :) #5848091

Susan M. Smith 4/27/2008 9:52:01 AM

Yay Nikki, I am so happy for you! This is a wonderful image and definitely deserved a Gold! Congratulations on your fine work and your first POTD!!!!! #5848267

Cheryl Meisel 4/27/2008 10:33:16 PM

Pretty with it's nice lines and complimentary colors.
BIG CONGRATS on your wins with this neat shot!
Cherylm #5850716

Laurie Daily 4/28/2008 10:53:12 AM

I HUGE congrats, Nikki on your fabulous POTD! I just love the color combinations and such great line elements...Sorry I am a little late with congrats, but I am finally beginning to feel more human again...now lots of catching up to do around here! #5853428

William C. Raco 4/28/2008 6:43:57 PM

Fantastic color, line and composition
Congratulations on the POTD, Nikki #5855343

Tamara K. Walker 4/28/2008 7:56:36 PM

CONGRATULATIONS! #5855662

Colleen Farrell 4/29/2008 8:43:23 AM

This is such a great EoD image, Nikki--a wonderful photo for POTD. Big congratulations!! #5857728

Stefania Barbier 5/2/2008 5:04:37 AM

CONGRATS ON YOU POTD!!!!! #5872266

Tocky Bialobrzeski 5/4/2008 11:43:39 AM

Jeez, Nikki, I can't keep up with all your awards...and in the cash contest, too....
way to go! #5882674

Corinne M. Thompson 5/7/2008 11:24:14 AM

Belated congrats on both the Finalist and POTD for this wonderful capture! #5895918

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Description

Finalist
This is a different view of the Albuquerque building with the "Awesome Awnings" that I entered on January 1. I just love the unusual architecture and colors in it.
Category: Elements of Design

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 2000/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, auto mode, ISO: 64,64, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 8.90 mm, Model: KODAK P712 ZOOM DIGITAL CAMERA

Uploaded on 2/12/2008 3:05:44 AM

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