David

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 6/7/2008 12:08:52 AM

Oh, yeah I remember this. The replica in Piazza Della Signoria. I envy you for being there. Combination of the silhouette and a part of the statue is very clever. Beautiful presentation Mick!! #937015

Christina N. Seuser 6/8/2008 10:55:16 PM

I love your composition here! A wonderful B&W shot. #6036181

Lonnie M. Scott level-classic 6/9/2008 1:53:12 PM

Wow...tones and texture..this one has it all!! I like the way you got the shadow in relationship to the subject. Luck or composition??? (tell the truth).......Well done Mick!! #6039317

Mick Burkey level-classic 6/9/2008 3:40:01 PM

Thank you all for your kind words. Lonnie, composition, and a crop. But needed the luck of a bight enough day to make the shadow. We were staying right on the edge of the Piazza Della Signoria, so that helped :) #6039673

Conrad L. Conero 6/9/2008 7:32:35 PM

Clever idea and strong contrast here, Mick. #6040550

Joan E. Hoffman level-classic 6/9/2008 8:37:34 PM

Wonderfully well thought out composition Mick, and equally wonderful capture of it! #6040753

M.Christine Duncan 6/13/2008 7:52:46 PM

Mick, welcome to Mono Me! And this is such a fun photo! Nice way of using the shadow as the subject, I also love the textures at play too! #6057944

Marisol Pastor level-classic 7/24/2008 9:07:50 AM

Love the composition Mick. The shadow is perfect. Great textures too. #6225585

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic 8/6/2008 1:40:57 PM

Fantastic!
Wonderfully executed!
~Lisa #6280103

John Connolly level-classic 2/22/2009 1:58:14 PM

A great find, beautifully captured, Mick! I am impressed with your lighting, and the shadow on the wall! #7194578

Candice L. Carter 2/26/2009 10:52:05 AM

Wonderful EP! #7218118

Lori Carlson 3/5/2009 7:46:19 PM

Well presented, Mick! Quite an original perspective of common statue!! Well done! :0) And love the b/w! #7249014

Vladan D. Djordjevic 5/4/2009 8:14:16 AM

Terrific photo. Great idea, shadow, tones and comp. Favorite. #7483384

M.Christine Duncan 9/21/2009 7:35:56 AM

Hey... congrats on your finalist!!!! Such a unique capture, so classic in B&W!!! Bravo! #7966415

Christopher J. Budny level-classic 9/23/2009 1:40:21 PM

Congrats on your win, Mick! I love this "interpretation"! (And my mom is visiting Florence as I type this, so I'll have to share it with her...) #7975699

Amy Jackson 9/23/2009 2:08:39 PM

Congratulations, Mick!! #7975929

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 9/23/2009 2:27:35 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving WINNER! 8o) #7976123

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 9/23/2009 2:55:03 PM

Congratulations on your win! Nicely seen and photographed Mick! #7976318

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 9/23/2009 4:23:01 PM

Congratulations on your fine winner Mick! #7976659

Courtenay Vanderbilt 9/24/2009 6:16:34 AM

Beautifully seen and captured, Mick! CONGRATULATIONS! #7979011

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 9/24/2009 7:20:27 AM

Just beautiful, Mick. Huge congrats on this wonderful winner. #7979305

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 9/25/2009 1:03:23 AM

I'm glad to see this again! Big congratulations on your win Mick!!! #7981713

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 9/25/2009 4:23:26 AM

Glad to see this win, Mick. Congratulations !!!

UB. #7982175

Mick Burkey level-classic 10/2/2009 9:04:35 AM

I just got back from 2 weeks in the mountains with no internet so this was a wonderful surprise! Thanks to the judge(s) for choosing this image, and thanks to all of you who stopped by and made comments. Very much appreciated. And congrats to all the winners :) #8002950

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A copy of Michelangelo's David in the Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy



Uploaded on 6/6/2008 7:28:22 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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