Gondola, gondola!

© Katarina Mansson

Gondola, gondola!

Uploaded: April 11, 2012 07:03:57


Finalist EoD July 2012.

This semi-abstract picture was taken...no surprise ;) ...in Venice, Italy.
Canon 24-105 mm f/4 L IS lens, handheld. Raw conversion in DPP and postprocessing in CS3 including NIK Silver Efex.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 32.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D


Patti Coblentz April 11, 2012

The elements of design, clarity, and tonal quality of this image are outstanding, Katta...a magnificent image!!!! #1455848

Marcie A. Fowler April 11, 2012

Oh I absolutely love this Kat . . . so well done. #10085728

Joy Rector April 11, 2012

great detail #10085787

Chris Budny level-deluxe April 11, 2012

Fantastic design capture, Katta! It looks at once like an illustration, and a photo. The lines and details and reflections are great, and it looks super in B/W! #10085802

Liz blahh April 11, 2012

Great capture! #10085814

Carol Quina level-classic April 11, 2012

What a cool shot! #10086011

Rudi Reiner level-classic April 17, 2012

Nice find, excellent in B&W ! #10095655

Chris Budny level-deluxe May 29, 2012

Glad to see this one again---I love it! #10158921

Terry A. Stoa July 07, 2012

It looked great the first time - and as Chris said - it's great to see it again. The B&W treatment is excellent. #10218740

Donna La Mattino Pagakis August 29, 2012

My favorite, love this finalist Katta. Huge congrats!!! #10295168

Julianne Bradford August 29, 2012

A wonderful finalist! Greatly seen and perfect in black and white. Congratulations!! #10295951

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 29, 2012

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Katarina!

jo ann c. #10296326

Nikki McDonald level-classic August 29, 2012

Congratulations on the finalist for this interesting abstract, Katta. #10298278

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 30, 2012

Yay!! I love, love, love this image; so glad to see it get a Finalist, fingers crossed for more! Congratulations! #10299064

Carol Flisak level-addict August 30, 2012

Love the graphics of this image. Huge congrats on another finalist, Katarina! #10299609

Renee Doyle August 31, 2012

Wonderful tones and EOD Katarina! Congratulations!! #10301026

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