The Academy Chapel at Night

© Ken Smith

The Academy Chapel at Night

Lynne Morris Student 4/24/2008 4:09:11 AM

Wow Ken this is a stunning image, the comp, lighting and clarity are excellent! #907409

Claudia Kuhn 4/24/2008 4:30:25 AM

Beautifully lit Ken, gorgeous night capture! #5833963

Linda D. Lester 4/24/2008 4:50:58 AM

Just beautiful...love the stars!!!
#5834088

Eivor Kuchta 4/24/2008 5:32:58 AM

This combination works great. A bit of unreal feeling, but it looks wonderful. #5834315

Jeana Clark 4/24/2008 5:51:57 AM


Just beautiful Ken!!!
Outstanding clarity, lighting!!
Excellent night capture!!!

~J~ #5834409

Jim Huffield 4/24/2008 5:55:03 AM

Awesome work, Ken. Jim #5834424

Renee Doyle 4/24/2008 6:25:09 AM

Very beautifully done Ken!!!! The stars really finish this capture off perfectly!! #5834638

Bill Knaps 4/24/2008 6:50:32 AM

Wow Ken, What a beautiful night shot. Bill #5834821

Tamara K. Walker 4/24/2008 7:34:30 AM

Beautiful, wonderful work. #5835060

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 4/24/2008 7:59:20 AM

WOW! Stunning capture and work, Ken. #5835169

JO ANN CLEVELAND 4/24/2008 9:08:36 AM

Looks like a winner to me!
Absolutely gorgeous Ken

jo ann c. #5835462

Shawn Jennings 4/24/2008 11:37:51 AM

Great work, Ken! #5836211

David Phalen 4/24/2008 11:44:09 AM

Fantastic, light, color and presentation!! I was really disappointed that we had to cancel our trip to Denver which would have given us a chance to get down to the Air Force Academy. Another time I hope. #5836263

Kay E. Mahoney 4/24/2008 12:13:34 PM

Fantasticl work, Ken. beautiful night shot. Looks like a winner. #5836381

Beverly A. Wright 4/24/2008 1:18:18 PM

From yet another vantage point! This one
is awesome too!! I love how lite up it
is and the gorgeous night sky!!
Ano ther beauty Ken!!!!! #5836748

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/24/2008 3:58:57 PM

Perfect lighting and combination of images, Ken!!!!! This is awesome as ususal!!!!! ♫ k #5837424

John Connolly 4/24/2008 4:01:32 PM

A magnificient chapel, beautifully captured and presented Ken! Magic darkroom work, my friend! #5837438

Christie R. Bielss 4/24/2008 6:19:36 PM

Just gorgeous, Ken! Took Astronomy in college - and still can't find the Big Dipper. This is really stunning! Great work! #5837933

Cathy Barrows 4/25/2008 5:14:54 AM

beautiful night shot #5839467

Gail Vitikacs 4/25/2008 5:30:49 AM

Very magicial Ken....this is such a wonderful image! #5839546

Kathy L. Clark 4/25/2008 6:09:25 AM

What a beautiful place Ken. Fantastic light and comp on this. #5839701

Shelly A. Van Camp 4/26/2008 7:24:42 AM

WOW....Very Pretty, Ken! #5844171

Phillip R. Connolly 4/26/2008 5:29:59 PM

Great light control and post photo work Ken. Excellent night shot.

Phil #5845747

James E. Coleman 4/27/2008 10:21:59 PM

Ken,
I am up too late but had to comment!
Great composition; it looks like either image could have stood alone, together it is indeed spectacular!

Jim #5850695

Carla Metzler 4/28/2008 2:49:17 PM

This is really beautiful, Ken! #5854412

Tammy L. Newcomb 4/29/2008 6:01:54 PM

Excellent.....One of my favorites #5859641

Amber Blewett 4/29/2008 8:58:29 PM

oh!wow! #5860278

Susan J. Allen 5/5/2008 9:39:49 PM

Wow, this is totally amazing! One of your best! #5888751

Elida Gutierrez 5/19/2008 9:36:57 AM

Congratulations on your FINALIST!!!! #5942273

Stefania Barbier 5/19/2008 10:18:22 AM

congrats on your finalist!!!!! #5942675

Alex T. Mizuno 5/19/2008 11:38:07 AM

An amazing image, Ken! Congratulations on another great Finalist!! #5943644

Bill Knaps 5/19/2008 3:56:11 PM

Congrats on makking Finalist Ken. Bill #5945993

Susan J. Allen 5/19/2008 3:57:58 PM

Big congrats on this one--it's sure to be a winner--at least it is in my book! #5946006

Shawn Jennings 5/19/2008 5:19:23 PM

Congratulations on another finalist, Ken! So many this month! :o) #5946801

Carla Metzler 5/19/2008 5:48:11 PM

Congratulations, Ken! #5947005

David Phalen 5/19/2008 6:36:53 PM

Congratulations!! #5947292

Tamera Phillips 5/19/2008 6:45:06 PM

Your hard work paid off on this one Ken. Congratulations. #5947354

Kathy L. Clark 5/19/2008 8:15:18 PM

Ken I know this beauty was going to be noticed. Congrats. #5948017

Nadya Johnson 5/19/2008 9:10:57 PM

Awesome, Ken! Congrats again! #5948390

Sam Britt 5/20/2008 2:42:22 PM

Congratulations Ken! #5953186

John Connolly 5/20/2008 3:35:45 PM

Congratulations on all of your your finalist award images Ken, Your overall standard of work is ememplary! #5953455

eileen bedford 5/23/2008 1:35:38 PM

Congratulations on your AWESOME CAPTURE and win, well done... #5967855

Linda D. Lester 5/24/2008 5:26:21 PM

Congrats on this awesome finalist! #5972891

Linda Blair 5/25/2008 4:59:44 PM

WOW...congratualtions again Ken!!!! ☺ #5976302

Cyn D Valentine 6/19/2008 3:58:30 PM

Congratulations Ken!! #6081291

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Description

Two photos combined...Air Force Academy Chapel near Colorado Springs, Colorado. The nighttime sky comes from a different locale in Colorado. The Big Dipper is on the left hand side.


Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 13/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 160, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 4/24/2008 3:55:35 AM

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