Villandry 3

© Nikki McDonald

Villandry 3

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 2/19/2010 4:05:22 AM

Beautiful view of this castle Nikki! Nice framing too. #1240470

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 2/19/2010 4:12:51 AM

Excellent framing and beautiful capture of this castle, Nikki. #8393674

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 2/19/2010 4:13:42 AM

Beautiful capture, colors, details and love the framing, Nikki! #8393676

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-classic 2/19/2010 4:15:14 AM

Well, you did a great job on it! #8393684

MELODIE C. ROBERTS level-classic 2/19/2010 4:26:44 AM

Teacher Gets an A For this Assignment!!
I LOVE these kinds of shots NiK
Fantastic Colors and Details!!
Nice Castle too ;0) #8393721

Douglas Pignet level-classic 2/19/2010 4:37:23 AM

Beautiful framming on this lovely capture, great comp & pov, well done. #8393759

William C. Raco level-classic 2/19/2010 4:55:45 AM

Beautiful scene with great detail and color.
Excellent natural framing, Nikki #8393808

Graham Robards level-classic 2/19/2010 6:09:47 AM

Wonderful natural framing Nikki. Lucky you being able to visit there! Pat #8393962

Bonnie C. Lackey 2/19/2010 6:58:28 AM

Your framing gives this a fairy tale feeling! What a beauty! #8394093

Monnie Ryan 2/19/2010 8:07:12 AM

Just perfect, Nikki! You've done a terrific job! #8394248

Daniel Ruf 2/19/2010 9:13:41 AM

You may have been on a framing assignment, but you gave us a lovely center of interest along with. #8394860

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/19/2010 4:47:28 PM

Beautifully framed with wonderful colors and clarity, Nikki!!! :-) k #8398111

Leslie McLain level-classic 2/20/2010 4:28:56 AM

Terrific capture and frame, Nikki. #8400191

Renata Gusciora level-classic 2/20/2010 5:46:44 AM

Wonderful image with superb framing and lovely colors,Nikki! #8400417

Keith P. Wagner 2/20/2010 7:36:25 AM

Very nicely done Nikki; love the framing!

Keith #8400763

Mitch Spence level-classic 2/23/2010 8:26:26 AM

Yeah, the framing is very nice. Also very nice is the exposure on the foreground elements of the wall while getting such a nice exposure of the larger scene. #8409747

Anna Krukowska 3/26/2010 2:00:02 PM

Beautiful framing and nice processing!
Looks like from fairy tale :) #8483057

Mitch Spence level-classic 3/26/2010 2:08:23 PM

Good for you. It's a pretty, and assignments are good, making us do "stuff," right? #8483129

Stefania Barbier level-classic 3/26/2010 3:24:18 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist! #8483752

Gord MacEachern level-classic 3/26/2010 5:13:02 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist Nikki!! #8484600

Michelle Alton level-classic 3/26/2010 5:45:42 PM

This is thrilling in so many ways, Nikki.
Congratulations! #8484850

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 3/26/2010 5:57:02 PM

Simply stunning and so well-deserved... big congratulations on this fantastic Finalist, Nikki!!! #8484947

William C. Raco level-classic 3/26/2010 6:08:43 PM

Beautiful photo, Nikki
Congratulations #8485049

Keith P. Wagner 3/26/2010 6:47:37 PM

Congrats on being picked as a finalist Nikki!

Keith #8485367

Jeana Clark 3/26/2010 6:58:02 PM


HUGE CONGRATULATIONS NIKKI!!!!!
Excellent color and details!!!
OUTSTANDING WORK!!!!!!!!!
Good Luck In The Next Round!!!!

~J~ #8485458

Angie M. Davis 3/26/2010 7:21:05 PM

This is gorgeous!! Congrats Nikki!!!
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Tamara K. Walker level-classic 3/26/2010 7:26:20 PM

Congratullations! #8485619

Lynne S. Fried 3/26/2010 7:28:06 PM

Congratulations Nikki - awesome picture! #8485632

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic 3/26/2010 10:47:43 PM

Awesome image...wonderful colors. Congratulations on a well deserved finalist and good luck in the next round. #8486111

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 3/26/2010 11:33:03 PM

You did it beautifully well,Nikki! Congratulations !! #8486166

Christine Czernin level-classic 3/27/2010 12:25:16 AM

Beautiful shot, Nikki, with perfect DOF.Big congrats.
How I look forward to our trip to France, even more so when I see your beautiful pictures from that aerea. #8486191

Thomas E. Hinds 3/27/2010 1:31:24 AM

Wonderful image! You get an A on the framing assignment! Congratulations, Nikki! #8486264

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 3/27/2010 4:03:57 AM

Congratulations NiK on your 3 finalists!
If I had to pick one........;0) #8486424

Douglas Pignet 3/27/2010 4:11:50 AM

Congrats on your finalist, well done #8486454

Courtenay Vanderbilt 3/27/2010 5:29:03 AM

Big Congratulations, Nikki!!! #8486634

Stan J. Bendkowski level-classic 3/27/2010 7:32:30 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Nikki! #8487016

Debra R. Harder 3/27/2010 8:44:48 AM

Ohhh...I love how you framed this Nikki! Absolutely GORGEOUS! Huge congratulations on your magnificent finalist!! Deb #8487255

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 3/27/2010 9:12:42 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist,Nikki! WTG! #8487347

Susan M. Campbell 3/27/2010 9:20:39 AM

Congrats Nikki....a fabulous finalist. #8487374

Jean E. Hildebrant 3/27/2010 9:58:41 AM

Beautiful shot, Nikki! Love the framing too. Hope you do great in the next round!
Congrat's! #8487517

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/27/2010 10:17:50 AM

This is GORGEOUS Nikki ! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL finalist!!

joann c. #8487655

Marcel J. Fernandez 3/27/2010 10:47:21 AM

Nikki, mega congratulations to you on your three beautiful Finalist. #8487772

Renata Gusciora 3/27/2010 2:56:59 PM

Huge congratualtions on this amazing finalist,Nikki!!!:-) #8488288

Leslie McLain level-classic 3/27/2010 3:53:47 PM

Congrats on your terrific finalist, Nikki. #8488394

Ken Smith level-classic 3/27/2010 4:55:18 PM

You went to town this month...awesome finalists, Nikki! #8488574

Elida Gutierrez level-classic 3/27/2010 5:30:09 PM

CONGRATULATIONS DEAR NIKKI ON YOUR WONDERFUL FINALIST!!!
#8488670

Carol L. Fowler 3/27/2010 8:33:20 PM

Congrats on this FInalist! #8489021

Renee Doyle level-classic 3/27/2010 11:31:24 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Nikki!!! #8489197

Jayne Martin 3/28/2010 12:16:18 AM

Totally missed this fabulous capture!!! WONDERFUL! Congratulations on the finalist! #8489260

Tammy L. Newcomb 3/28/2010 9:34:38 AM

I just loved the way you framed this shot and the colors are simply amazing.

Again Congratulations on a wonderful finalist. #8490179

Rona L. Schwarz 3/28/2010 10:04:33 AM

A simply terrific Finalist, Nikki! I love the framing and the colors just pop! Congratulations and good luck in the next round! #8490218

a2o aini level-classic 3/28/2010 10:45:43 PM

huge Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Nikki!
truly amazing with great framing..love it! #8492079

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 3/31/2010 3:37:10 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on another beautiful Finalist Award!!!

UB. #8499565

Bunny Snow level-classic 5/23/2010 6:03:50 AM

Beautiful composition inside and outside with the frame. Your DOF is fantastic!
I always have difficulty getting my background sharp and yet, keeping my frame sharp as well. But, I guess that's the beauty of a point and shoot.

Wonderful POV and capture, Nikki. Framing images is something I've always enjoyed!

Congratulations on another beautiful finalist. ~Bunny #8629969


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Description

As you can see, I was on a "framing" assignment when I visited this lovely château in the Loire Valley of France.
Category: Travel and Place

Taken with Kodak P712

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 2000/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 64,64, FocalLength: 7.10 mm, Model: KODAK P712 ZOOM DIGITAL CAMERA

Uploaded on 2/19/2010 3:55:37 AM


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