Sky Lines

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Sky Lines

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 1/15/2009 9:41:51 AM

Great image and timing in your part to take this wonderful image, John, so lovely, HTD!!!!!

Dominick #1068295

Mitch Spence level-addict 1/15/2009 9:52:23 AM

What a vantage point you had here, John, and you took full advantage of it with this shot. The stretch of those shadows is amazing. #7034643

Susana Ms Heide 1/15/2009 9:56:00 AM

WOW!!! This really has a MAGNIFIC element to it!!! Breathtaking view! And of course, we can always count on John's watchful combination of vision and sense to capture something extraordinary in the ordinary! #7034656

Joy Rector 1/15/2009 9:59:46 AM

wow, awesome #7034676

Elida Gutierrez 1/15/2009 10:01:47 AM

I see a WINNER here!!!

HTD!!! #7034683

John Caruso 1/15/2009 10:12:35 AM

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member since: 1/12/2004 What a superb image John, well seen and captured!! Happy theme day!!!

1/15/2009 9:41:46 AM

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Bravo John! Wonderful composition and perspective with terrific colors. Keep that great spotting ability of yours going. Best Regards, Steven

1/15/2009 9:43:27 AM #7034723

John Caruso 1/15/2009 10:13:23 AM

You all are so wonderful! Thanks a million for your exceedingly kind comments! #7034728

Dr Silly 1/15/2009 10:13:48 AM

Cool shot, but to high for me. LOL :O)

Daniella Puente 1/15/2009 10:23:05 AM

WOW! I think this is EXCELLENT... #7034801

Pat Gamwell 1/15/2009 11:39:11 AM

Wowzaaaa! AWESOME is THIS!!!! Sure will make the Judges take notice! #7035135

John Caruso 1/15/2009 12:22:30 PM

You're so great! Thanks Doc, Danella, and Pat! #7035339

Les Rhoades level-addict 1/15/2009 12:32:51 PM

Lines theme or not, you get my vote! Nicely done John #7035373

John Caruso 1/15/2009 12:51:27 PM

Thanks as always, Les! #7035455

David Phalen level-addict 1/15/2009 1:17:55 PM

Spectacular POV and capture!! HTD!! #7035520

Jill Battaglia 1/15/2009 1:45:18 PM

Just awesome John! I love your point of view with all your images. You see art in places I miss it. Wonderful stuff! :-) #7035624

John Caruso 1/15/2009 2:13:33 PM

Thanks David!

And thank you, too, Jill! #7035732

Leslie McLain level-addict 1/15/2009 3:09:06 PM

Amazing shadows. Very cool. #7035973

Lisa D. Greer 1/15/2009 4:46:43 PM

This is SO cool! Love it! HTD! #7036200

Michael Umbreit level-addict 1/15/2009 5:16:39 PM

John - Great "lines" shot! I almost did a lines entry from a shot that looks up the Hancock with a little DD flair. It didn't hold a candle to this! Great eye as usual! - Mike #7036343

Corinne M. Thompson 1/15/2009 8:26:38 PM

Magnificent capture and theme entry John! #7036969

Susan M. Hembree level-addict 1/15/2009 8:41:40 PM

I love this, John! Wonderful image! HTD! #7037037

Susan Weisensel 1/15/2009 8:48:07 PM

OMG I knew this was Chicago before I read it. This is so wonderful, way to stop in your tracks to capture this image. I bet it is a winner. Good luck. #7037063

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 1/15/2009 10:56:04 PM

A unique pov, with great detail and composition, John.

UB. #7037239

Katarina Mansson 1/15/2009 11:15:12 PM

WOW! This is a winner in my book...and a perfect theme entry. HTD John! #7037301

Datha Y. Thompson 1/16/2009 10:12:21 AM

Another WOW from me too John!! Stopped me in my tracks as well!! WTG :0) #7039893

Karen E. Baumann 1/16/2009 12:46:39 PM

This is an amazing shot of the skyline, wow! I am glad you stopped in your tracks and didn't go over the edge - LOL! Very cool POV! #7040321

John Caruso 1/17/2009 6:35:11 AM

You've all made my day! Thank you for your wonderful outpouring of support for this photo! I truly appreciate it! #7043163

Jeana Clark level-addict 1/17/2009 7:59:21 PM

This is So Fabulous John!!!
for someone from the plains of Kansas....
This is definately a treat for my eyes!!!
Outstanding POV...EXCELLENT!!!!!

~J~ #7045710

John Caruso 1/18/2009 10:50:05 AM

Jeana, you are so kind! Thanks! #7047858

Margie Hurwich 1/20/2009 8:27:49 PM

SO COOL!!! You were in my neck of the woods! #7058711

John Caruso 1/21/2009 4:49:11 AM

So good to hear from you Margie! Yup, I was right around the corner! #7059994

Marisol Pastor 1/25/2009 8:16:25 AM

No wonder you stopped on your tracks! Great capture! #7083880

John Caruso 1/26/2009 5:02:16 AM

Glad you liked it Marisol! #7088563

Michelle L. Frick 1/28/2009 2:09:18 PM

What a beautiful image of the skyline and shadows they make John! Excellent POV! #7099332

John Caruso 1/28/2009 5:52:54 PM

I appreciate it as always, Shell! #7100013

Nikki McDonald level-addict 2/4/2009 5:38:19 PM

You stopped in your tracks? Where the heck were you walking? This is a stunner, John, and should soon be one of your best sellers. Love the POV, design elements, colors and light. I'm making it my favorite of your January entries. #7127147

John Caruso 2/5/2009 5:15:46 AM

You are terrific, Nikki! Thanks! #7128588

Kara L. Hendricks level-addict 4/18/2010 6:25:00 AM

Congratulations John on being today's 101 POTD!! This is one eye catching shot!!! #8542899

William C. Raco level-addict 4/18/2010 6:26:36 AM

Very fine eye and photo, John
Congratulations on your 101 POTD #8542904

Nikki McDonald level-addict 4/18/2010 6:31:33 AM

Congratulations on your pick for POTD at 101, John. #8542913

Mitch Spence level-addict 4/18/2010 6:34:27 AM

An exceptional image, John. Congratulations on your 101 POTD. #8542919

Katarina Mansson 4/18/2010 7:08:56 AM

Stunning image on all aspects! Congratulations on your POTD John! #8542996

Bunny Snow level-addict 4/18/2010 7:39:55 AM

I'd stop in my tracks, also. Wonderful POV, timing, shadows, composition. Really awesome capture!!!

Alas, it's too high for me. I get dizzy thinking about hanging over and shooting this.


Dr Silly 4/18/2010 9:46:15 AM

Congrats John on your 101 POTD, BP judges got this wrong, it should have been Gold. :O) #8543181

Patti Coblentz level-addict 4/18/2010 9:57:21 AM

This is an awesome image...the shadows and varying lines make this so compositionally interesting...a winner in all ways to my eye! Congratulations on the PG101 POTD, John!

Patti #8543189

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 4/18/2010 10:02:24 AM

I'll just say .... WOW! CONGRATZ. on the 101 POTD!

UB. #8543193

Diane Dupuis level-addict 4/18/2010 10:14:54 AM

LOVE IT JOHN!!! Congrats! #8543203

Daniella Puente level-addict 4/18/2010 10:23:29 AM

Congrats John I always loved this one! #8543218

Christopher Budny level-addict 4/18/2010 10:43:21 AM

This is one I missed, apparently, some time ago! Fantastic capture, John! #8543255

Jane Holestine 4/18/2010 11:24:28 AM

Superb image, John! Congrats on your 101 POTD! #8543276

Teri Klinger 4/18/2010 12:11:04 PM

yes I LOVED this one when I first saw it - so unique! great job and congrats on your 101 POTD #8543324

Susie Peek-Swint 4/18/2010 12:43:13 PM

Terrific capture John ~ many congrats on your 101 POTD! #8543362

Linda D. Lester level-addict 4/18/2010 1:56:32 PM

WOW! This is too cool....congrats on your 101 POTD!! #8543469

Bob Cournoyer level-addict 4/18/2010 7:12:17 PM

Way to go, John, on your 101 POTD.. :-) #8544944

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-addict 4/19/2010 1:40:16 PM

A belated congratulations John, I love this image!!! #8550793

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1/200 at f/7.1; Lens 12-24; Focal Length 13; ISO 400; Hand Held; Natural Light; Exposure Compensation +.33

I stopped in my tracks when I saw this scene unfold before me: the shadows of the Chicago skyline as they stretched out over the lake, reaching toward the horizon in an effort to rejoin the sky.

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 13.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 1/15/2009 9:30:43 AM

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Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR

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