© Patti Coblentz


Uploaded: September 15, 2011


Sorry to be so behind in commenting; I'm still in New Mexico and promise to catch up as soon as I return home in a few days :))

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300S


Patti Coblentz September 15, 2011

Gord MacEachern

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member since: 12/21/2007 Hi Patti, lots of lovely tones, and textures here. Well seen and captured!
9/15/2011 3:32:45 AM

Joy Rector

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excellent detail

Bojan Bencic level-classic September 15, 2011

Fantastic colors and textures, Patricia. Great treatment. #9672645

Robert R. Goodman level-addict September 15, 2011

Hi Patricia,Beautiful texture and detail my friend.WOW!!That is gorgeous!!! #9672652

Patti Coblentz September 15, 2011

Thank you Danny (lost your comment in cyberspace), Gord, Joy, Bojan, and Bobby! #9672661

David M. Montero September 15, 2011

Clarity, texture and comp are terrific Patricia. #9672902

Monnie Ryan September 15, 2011

Wonderful textures and composition, Patti! #9672976

David Phalen September 15, 2011

Love Love Love this shot!! Fantastic comp, colors and textures!! #9673534

Patti Coblentz September 15, 2011

Thanks so much Dave, Monnie, and Dave! #9673605

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe September 15, 2011

Excellent close-up, Patti; great color, texture and detail! #9673639

Rony Sagy September 15, 2011

Fantastic work, Patti. #9673722

Stefania Barbier level-addict September 15, 2011

love the texture and old feeling... great capture! #9673733

Lorna Shutter September 16, 2011

Wow! The colour tones and textures here are outstanding! Your comp and lighting are fabulous too! So where does this gate lead to? It looks like there are stairs behind it? Awesome capture, Patti Cake! I can't believe you forgot to pack me in your suitcase again! LOL! Glad to hear you're having such a good time in NM! :) #9675038

Thomas E. Hinds September 16, 2011

Remarkable work, Patti! You are great at finding and presenting that tonal quality detail, and texture that makes look forward to seeing more of your images! #9675060

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe September 16, 2011

This image has wonderful lines and texture and so many rustic tones. The lighting brings the eye directly to the lock. The framing is wonderful with its terrific angle. #9675130

Patti Coblentz September 16, 2011

Thank you Ann, Rony,Stefania, Lorna, Tom, and Heather! #9675136

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic September 16, 2011

Wonderful find with this image Patricia. You've captured the attention grabbing textures, colors and details. It is aptly titled too making the viewer excited and curious about what's on the other side. Impressive work! #9675334

Terry Cervi level-classic September 17, 2011

I love the texture, color and detail in this very well composed shot, Tammy! #9676910

Jeffrey R. Bange September 18, 2011

Great capture, composition, clarity and detail Patti, love the various textures, tones and colors. #9678495

Patti Coblentz September 18, 2011

Thank you very much Rey, Terry, and Jeffrey! #9678512

Phyllis H. Burchett September 19, 2011

This is fabulous, love the colors, lines and textures. #9679845

Patti Coblentz September 19, 2011

Thank you, Phyllis! #9679856

Mike Clime September 19, 2011

I see you are a rust head like me, Patricia! Nice find, excellent comp, colors and textures! #9679929

Patti Coblentz September 20, 2011

Yep :)
Thanks, Mike! #9681784

Emile Abbott level-deluxe September 29, 2011

I'm a little behind been working in office a bunch. Excellent detail and textures Patti. Perfect title #9705474

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