Vatican Ceiling

© Gail Vitikacs

Vatican Ceiling

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 11/8/2009 2:28:50 PM

WOW...This is amazing! I love your POV, colors and the beams of lights!! Super work, Gail! #1202421

Ken Smith level-classic 11/8/2009 8:25:49 PM

Winner!!!! :-) #8115069

Tess L. Yee 11/9/2009 2:48:34 AM

Fab color and detail, Gail! #8115498

Deb Koskovich 11/9/2009 2:51:07 AM

Amazing, Gail...I'd say you made the BEST of it! #8115514

Boyd L. Alexander 11/9/2009 4:52:04 AM

STUNNING!!!!! Gail, this is so have captured the Vatican in all it's glory!! Wonderful work!! #8116001

Shawn Jennings level-classic 11/9/2009 6:17:02 AM

Way cool, Gail! I agree with Ken! Winner!!! #8116321

M.Christine Duncan 11/9/2009 11:34:16 AM

Superb POV, but that doesn't surprise me... and the light and color, patterns, and lines are captured brilliantly!!! Takes one's breath away! #8117137

Renata Gusciora 11/9/2009 12:49:15 PM

Awesome!Incredible colors,details,lighting and composition,Gail!Very eye catching! #8117341

JO ANN CLEVELAND 11/10/2009 2:14:14 PM

Ohhhh my goodness Gail! What a treat for the eyes! And what a wonderful time you must have had!

jo ann c. #8120667

Robert Baer 11/11/2009 7:39:47 AM

just beautiful. love those God Rays poking through. #8122506

Candice C. Calhoun level-classic 11/15/2009 5:59:02 PM

Exquisite photo, those rays of light and your gorgeous detail!

ccc #8134145

Ken Smith level-classic 12/15/2009 5:05:06 PM

Outstanding job, Gail...congrats and I bet we see some gold on this puppy!! :-) #8219390

Rolando Rosito level-classic 12/15/2009 5:26:49 PM

Congratulations Gail, great finalist!! #8219577

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 12/15/2009 8:13:19 PM

WTG on this gorgeous finalist, Gail!!! :-) k #8220635

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/15/2009 9:53:52 PM

Phenomenal image, Gail. CONGRATULATIONS And expect to see it again!

UB. #8221048

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 12/15/2009 10:44:35 PM

Beautiful finalist. Hope to see this one again. #8221262

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/16/2009 12:10:37 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Gail!!! #8221491

Linda D. Lester level-classic 12/16/2009 6:00:29 AM

A wonderful finalist....Congratulations! #8222376

Boyd L. Alexander level-classic 12/16/2009 6:58:54 AM

A big CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist win Gail. Good luck in the next round!! #8222630

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/16/2009 4:22:15 PM


on your very deserving Finalist! 8o) #8224387

Jeff Robinson level-classic 12/17/2009 3:54:06 AM

Congrats Gail on your Wonderful Finalist!! Jeff #8225847

Bojan Bencic level-classic 12/17/2009 1:34:23 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Gail. #8227203

Dianna Murphy 12/17/2009 3:29:40 PM

Well done Gail. Congratulations on your wonderful finalist. Best of luck in the quest for the GOLD. Dianna #8227445

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 12/17/2009 6:04:13 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Gail! WTG,my friend! #8227808

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 12/17/2009 6:16:53 PM

Thank you all! #8227850

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 12/17/2009 7:54:32 PM

I'm back! CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible GOLD MEDAL WINNER, Gail!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #8228121

Sam Britt level-classic 12/17/2009 7:56:39 PM

Big congratulations on your first place winner, Gail! #8228132

Renee Doyle level-classic 12/17/2009 8:06:18 PM

This is truly stunning!!! Big congratulations on this most deserved First Place Win Gail!! #8228182

Jessica Jenney level-classic 12/17/2009 8:10:16 PM

Congratulations on your fabulous First Place Win, Gail! #8228205

Ken Smith level-classic 12/17/2009 8:12:26 PM

No surprise here!! Whoo hooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :-) #8228222

Boyd L. Alexander level-classic 12/17/2009 8:17:54 PM

Yessssssssssssssss!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your well-deserved First Place Gold Medal Gail!!! You are the very best!! WTG my friend!! #8228278

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/17/2009 9:32:34 PM

WTG Gail. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place WIN!! Seasons Greetings too!

UB. #8228511

Debra R. Harder 12/17/2009 10:27:10 PM

This is so STUNNING, Gail!! Congratulations on your outstanding FIRST PLACE WIN!! Deb #8228599

Stefania Barbier level-classic 12/18/2009 12:21:52 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous first prize!!!!! #8228805

Michelle Alton level-classic 12/18/2009 1:52:05 AM

Brilliant Winner, Gail! Congratulations! #8228967

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 12/18/2009 2:00:54 AM

Congratulations Gail on your Win!!!

Dominick #8228995

Kara L. Hendricks level-classic 12/18/2009 3:16:40 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Pictures, Images and Photos #8229139

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 12/18/2009 4:23:56 AM

Gorgeous Gail, congrats on your winner! #8229368

Giancarlo Bisone level-classic 12/18/2009 4:40:01 AM

Congratulations for a very well deserved 1st Place! This shot is absolutely awesome! #8229417

Leslie McLain level-classic 12/18/2009 4:45:18 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Gail. #8229442

Bojan Bencic level-classic 12/18/2009 7:02:17 AM

Congratulations, Gail. Well done. #8229805

ROLAN NARMAN 12/18/2009 7:14:04 AM

Huge congratulations Gail on your gorgeous winner! #8229845

Amy M. Wilson 12/18/2009 7:36:52 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful Win, Gail!!! #8229931

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/18/2009 8:51:41 AM

WTG on this incredible win, Gail!!! :-) k #8230138

Gail Vitikacs level-classic 12/18/2009 9:05:46 AM

Thank you all for these WONDERFUL comments!!! Have a super weekend! #8230205

Wanda Judd level-classic 12/18/2009 9:42:10 AM

Gail...congratulations...on your breathtaking capture... #8230337

David Phalen level-classic 12/18/2009 10:35:14 AM

WTG Gail!! BIG Congrats on a stunning First Place Winner!!

Hope the weekend doesn't bring you too much snow! #8230469

Lindley Johnson level-classic 12/18/2009 11:57:49 AM

Gorgeous capture, Gail! The details, color, POV - all excellent. Congratulations on your terrific First Place Win! #8230691

Anita Hogue 12/18/2009 12:15:26 PM

It certainly is gorgeous! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! #8230730

Sharon King 12/18/2009 12:17:40 PM

Beautiful image Gail! #8230739

Linda D. Lester level-classic 12/18/2009 1:29:56 PM

Congratulations on this awesome win!!!! #8230955

Linda Blair level-classic 12/18/2009 2:41:54 PM

Gail this is a spectacular win....congratulations!!!!!!!!!! #8231101

Linda Blair level-classic 12/18/2009 4:12:59 PM

Congratulations on your 1st Place Gold Award Gail. A very well deserving win for this Photo. Iím so very happy for you. Great job.

Merry Christmas to You

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic 12/18/2009 4:58:58 PM

on your 1st Place WINNER! 8o)

Photobucket #8231367

Dianna Murphy 12/18/2009 7:30:25 PM

Congratulations on your marvelous image and much deserving winner! #8231818

Paula Showen 12/18/2009 8:26:10 PM

Simply gorgeous! Congratulations! #8231976

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 12/19/2009 6:20:37 AM

Splendid - Congratulations on your win Gail.
JP #8232800

Sharon Sawyer level-classic 12/19/2009 9:11:43 PM

Gail, HUGE congratulations on your well deserved First Place Win!!! #8234291

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-classic 12/19/2009 9:18:25 PM

Fantastic Gail, congratulations! #8234301

Lois Adomite level-classic 12/20/2009 1:36:25 PM

Outstanding photo, congratulations. #8235596

Janice Mezzacappa 12/20/2009 1:55:04 PM

WTG Gail on your GOLD WINNER!! The vatican is just amazing and your captured it perfectly!! #8235629

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 12/20/2009 5:56:19 PM

Oh My Goodness Gail
This is Stunning
As if you had some Divine Intervention ;0)
I KNOW it isn't DC But It's Not Too Shabby ;0)

Congratulations on Your Most Deserving Win!! #8236026

Robert Baer 12/22/2009 6:38:06 AM

A big congratulations a little late! This is an amazing image as are all of your DC creations. Happy holidays Gail! #8239378

Tammy L. Newcomb 12/22/2009 6:59:24 AM

This was so beautiful and eye catching... congratulations on your win. You do such an awesome job. #8239414

Susan M. Hembree level-classic 12/22/2009 8:08:41 PM

Beautiful, Gail! Congratulations on your 1st place win! #8240720

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 12/23/2009 12:52:20 AM

Gorgeous comp, lighting, color and detail, Gail-- congratulations on your First Place win!!! #8240934

Ken R. Frischkorn 12/24/2009 2:38:43 PM

Beautiful photo and beautiful lighting, Congratulations on your win. #8244739

Shawn Jennings level-classic 12/29/2009 1:23:39 PM

WTG Gail! Congratulations on your win! #8254199

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Marcus Grandon level-classic 1/15/2010 6:34:55 PM

STUNNING! Congrats on win! I was compelled to click on this image. WOW! #8300587

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 1/20/2010 1:45:35 PM

WTG Gail......Congrats, my friend! #8316410

Don Johnson level-classic 11/8/2011 11:57:28 AM

This is wonderful Gail. I took a similar photo a while back, but this is better. #9791600

Don Johnson level-classic 11/8/2011 12:02:11 PM

The more I look at my photo compared to yours, the more I like your photo. #9791608

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 1/2/2015 5:55:33 AM

Beautiful!! #11217458

Don Johnson level-classic 1/2/2015 7:14:20 AM

Outstanding in every respect! #11217549

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It was difficult trying to capture the beauty inside the Vatican. There were so many people and you couldn't use a tripod. It was a breathtaking experience to say the least....

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 1000, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

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