Reaching for Marble Art


Reaching for Marble Art

Uploaded: April 22, 2010


Photo of the top section as we look up from the entrance to the Marble House located in Newport, Rhode Island.
Photo taken in April 2010.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300


Ellen Hodges April 22, 2010

Outstanding pov and detail!!!! Just beautiful, Rolan!!! #1261655

Ann Coates level-classic April 22, 2010

Wowee! #8563129

Valentin M. Armianu April 22, 2010

WOW Amazing POV Roland!!!Love it! #8563143

Tommy E. Burgess April 22, 2010

Simply stunning Rolan!! I'm sure we'll see this beauty again! #8563170

Tiia Vissak April 22, 2010

great tones, details & angle! #8563361

Michelle Alton April 23, 2010

This is a wonderful perspective and a beautiful photograph, Rolan! #8563487

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe April 23, 2010

Excellent details, pov and tones. Beautifully captured, Rolan. #8563550

Joao Martinho April 23, 2010

Great prespective and tonalities! #8563827

Joanna Madloch April 23, 2010

Spectacular, Rolan. #8564280

Rony Sagy April 23, 2010

Fantastic POV. I was wondering whether we were looking up or down. Excellent presentation, terrific tones and clarity. Wonderful work. #8564504

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 23, 2010

Simply stunning work, Rolan!!!
~♥~Lisa #8565008

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe April 23, 2010

Simply awesome, Rolan!! Excellent lines and graphics combined with superb tonality. Love it! #8565078

Renata Gusciora April 23, 2010

Wow!This is spectacular,Rolan!Amazing image with awesome pov and beautiful architectural details! #8565115

Tammy Espino April 23, 2010

Outstanding! My neck hurts :) #8565183

John Connolly April 23, 2010

I'm sure I did my neck in looking at this, Rolan! A wonderful capture, beautifully composed with amazing perspective! #8565268

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 23, 2010

LOL at Tammy & John! Exceptional pov & symmetry,wonderful tones, detail, clarity, textures & beauty here! Superb job & image here, Rolan! #8565302

Carol Eade level-addict April 23, 2010

Beautiful picture, Rolan, incredible detail from a terrific POV! #8565385

ROLAN NARMAN April 23, 2010

Thank you so much my dear friends for your great support! Very much appreciated! #8565622

Laura E. Swan level-classic April 24, 2010

Shall I make my prediction? :D !!! Let's just say I will stay connected to this thread until the GOLD arrives by BRINKS! :D

Totally spectacular & commanding image, Bro.

-Sister Lu #8566851

Jean-Pierre Ducondi April 24, 2010

Wow this is really stunning. Terrific work Rolan.
JP #8566969

Robert Jensen April 26, 2010

Outstanding image and POV #8572161

Sherran Andersen level-classic April 29, 2010

Beautiful building Rolan... makes me dizzy looking up lol. #8579340

ROLAN NARMAN May 01, 2010

Thank you so much Laura, Jean-Pierre, Robert and Sherran! #8582033

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic May 01, 2010

What an awesome image, Rolan....

on your very deserving EFP! 8o) #8582301

Tammy Espino June 07, 2010

Congrats on this wonderful finalist!! :) Can I hear a whoooo ! #8671886

Valentin M. Armianu June 07, 2010

Congrats on this awesome Finalist,Rolan! #8672284

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic June 07, 2010

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8672290

Renata Gusciora June 07, 2010

Huge congratulations on your awesome finalist,Rolan!!!:-) #8673110

Renee Doyle June 07, 2010

Awesome pov and capture Rolan!!!! Big congratulations to you!! #8673590

Nancy (Peaches) Harker June 07, 2010

HUGE Congrats on your AWSOME finalist
Best of luck in the next round!!! #8674132

Debra R. Harder June 07, 2010

WOW, Rolan...true perfection! Huge congratulations on another excellent finalist! Deb #8674563

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 07, 2010

WTG on this fabulous May finalist, Rolan!!! :-) k #8674785

Jeana Clark June 07, 2010

Fantastic work and a well deserved finalist!!! CONGRATULATIONS ROLAN!!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!

~J~ #8674958

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic June 07, 2010

Congratulations again on a real beauty and best of luck in the next round. #8675763

Patti Coblentz June 07, 2010

Stunning image, Rolan! Congratulations on your finalist!

Patti #8675801

Melissa G. Meiselman June 07, 2010

Big congratulations on this most deserving finalist!! WTG #8675972

Sherran Andersen level-classic June 07, 2010

Congrats Rolan. #8676009

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 07, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on this superb finalist! WTG, Rolan! #8676070

ROLAN NARMAN June 07, 2010

Thank you very much my dear friends! #8676143

Ann Coates level-classic June 07, 2010

Wow Rolan, this is incredible. Congratulations. #8676253

Stefania Barbier level-classic June 08, 2010

gorgeous finalist... congratulations! #8676946

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 08, 2010

Congratulations on your finalists, Rolan. #8677013

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 08, 2010

Heyyy, Rolan, CONGRATULATIONS on another superb finalist! WTG! #8678080

Boyd L. Alexander June 08, 2010

WOW !CONGRATULATIONS on this Wonderful Finalist Rolan..think we will see this again! #8678314

Lydia Williams level-classic June 08, 2010

and, another WOW! Congratulations on this one also! Amazing! #8678425

Courtenay Vanderbilt June 08, 2010

Awesome Finalist Roland, Congratulations! #8679230

Max Aureli June 08, 2010

Congratulations Bro!! #8679897

John Connolly June 08, 2010

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Rolan! I was impressed with it from the first time I saw it! #8679980

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 08, 2010

Congratulations, Rolan, on this superb finalist!
Debby #8680145

Amy M. Wilson June 08, 2010

HUGE congratulations on your OUTSTANDING Finalist, Rolan!!! WTG #8680493

ROLAN NARMAN June 08, 2010

Thank you so much my dear friends! #8680606

Lynne Morris June 09, 2010

Wow what a stunning finalist Rolan and good luck in the next round. #8682627

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 09, 2010

Awesome finalist, way to go Rolan....

jo ann c #8682679

Tammy Espino June 09, 2010

Congrats on your win :) You did it!! #8683064

Michelle Alton June 09, 2010

A magnificent winner, Rolan. Congratulations! #8683176

Max Aureli June 09, 2010

LOL Congratulations Bro Again for the Winner!!! #8683194

Patti Coblentz June 09, 2010

Congratulations on your spectacular win, Rolan!!

Patti #8683214

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 09, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible WINNER, Rolan! WTG indeed! #8683232

Lydia Williams level-classic June 09, 2010

Fantastic Gold Medal winner...Congratulations, Rolan! #8683247

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 09, 2010

Congratulations on your awesome 2nd place win!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #8683301

Courtenay Vanderbilt June 09, 2010

Magnificent win my friend! Congratulations! #8683497

Debra R. Harder June 09, 2010

WTG, Rolan!! Congratulations on your OUTSTANDING GOLD WINNER!! Deb #8683549

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 09, 2010

Hardy congrats on your awesome win, Rolan!

Debby #8683686

Renee Doyle June 09, 2010

I just love images like this!!!! HUGE congrats to you Rolan on a most deserving winner!!! #8683692

Sam Britt June 09, 2010

Big Congrats on this second place winner, Rolan!! #8683802

Amy M. Wilson June 09, 2010

Simply fantastic...... such a well deserved win here, Rolan - CONGRATULATIONS!!! #8684160

ROLAN NARMAN June 09, 2010

Thank you so much my dear friends! #8684170

Jeana Clark June 09, 2010

Way To Go Rolan!!!!!!!
Huge congratulations for your fantastic win!!!!!!

~J~ #8684278

Laurence Saliba level-classic June 09, 2010

Congratulations Bro!!!!! #8684397

Stefania Barbier level-classic June 09, 2010

gorgeous winner, congratulations! #8684676

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 10, 2010

Congratulations on you winner, Rolan. #8684832

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 10, 2010

Wonderful perspective and details, Rolan. CONGRATZ on your splendid GOLD Win!

UB. #8684891

Jean-Pierre Ducondi June 10, 2010

Outstanding work Rolan. Big congrats on your win.
JP #8685111

Anita Hogue June 10, 2010

Warmest CONGRATULATIONS! #8685185

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 10, 2010

Wonderful perspective and details Nolan, congratulations! #8685271

Lorna Shutter June 10, 2010

Woo Hoo! CONGRATULATIONS on your BIG WIN, Bolan!!!!! Fabulous POV and fine detail here! Awesome work, my friend! :) Photobucket #8685366

Val Feldman level-classic June 10, 2010

A mind boggling, neck stretching, full of detail and beautiful tones, glorious Gold Win! Congratulations, Rolan! #8685538

Daniella Puente June 10, 2010

Big congrats on the gold for this fabulous photo Rolan!!! #8685760

Tiia Vissak June 10, 2010

Congratulations! #8685814

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 10, 2010

Big congratulations on your awesom Gold 2nd Place Win Rolan, very well deserved too!!!

jo ann c. #8685828

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic June 10, 2010

Congratulaitons Rolan on winning the Gold!! #8686281

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 10, 2010

WTG on this fantastic win, Rolan! :-) k #8686733

Ellen Hodges June 10, 2010

Huge congrats on this fabulous win, Rolan!!!! So wonderful and well deserved!!!! WTG!! #8687170

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe June 11, 2010

Congratulations on this fantastic winner, Rolan! #8689984

Tommy E. Burgess June 13, 2010

Huge congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved winner Rolan!! Outstanding work! #8693029

Renata Gusciora June 14, 2010

Huge congratulations on this terrific winner,Rolan!!!:-) #8694335

ROLAN NARMAN June 15, 2010

Thank you for your kind words my dear friends! #8697855

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic June 16, 2010

Absolutely spectacular, Rolan. Huge congrats on this outstanding winner. #8699341

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict June 17, 2010

Congratulations Rolan on your Win!!!

Dominick #8702093

Husain Akhtar June 24, 2010

Huge congratulations on your win, my friend - outstanding work! #8714375

Maria Coulson July 10, 2010

Roland, outstanding detail and great POV! Congrats. #8746666

Anne McKinnell July 12, 2010

Wonderful point of view, Roland! Congratulations on your winner! #8752714

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