Cafe Alcazar

© Terry Cervi

Cafe Alcazar

Uploaded: June 19, 2018 11:03:03 | Entered: March 30, 2021 19:56:26

Description

Tamron28-300mm. If you like dining inside a swimming pool, this is the place for you. The Café Alcazar is located in the deep end of the swimming pool formerly found in the Alcazar Hotel and Casino built by Henry M. Flagler in 1888 in St. Augustine, Florida. The hotel is now known as the Lightner Museum. This pool was considered the world's largest swimming pool in its day.

Comments

Gord MacEachern June 19, 2018

This is very unique and beautiful Terry, love the comp,tones lighting andpov!! #1710304

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures June 19, 2018

Excellent framing and image Terry. the tones and light are wonderful!! Skillful capture and processing!! #11709200

Gail Vitikacs level-classic June 19, 2018 1

This is a beautiful capture Terry! I live in St. Augustine and had lunch at this location. Well done! #11709221

Harvey A. Ravitch June 19, 2018

Has a Timeless quality, great light, tones, composition & Details.. Awesome.
#11709223

Paul Michel June 19, 2018

This is magnificent! I can't believe there's no wait. So perfect in B&W. Contrast and exposure is spot on. Great job! #11709228

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe June 19, 2018

Fantastic pov, light and B/W capture. #11709235

Leslie McLain level-classic June 19, 2018

What a fantastic place. Beautiful capture, Terry. #11709245

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic June 19, 2018

Amazing place, Terry. Beautifully presented! #11709277

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic June 19, 2018

Great perspective, clarity and tones Terry!,
Amalia #11709288

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 20, 2018

Looks great now but what a pool that must have been. Fantastic capture of this amazing place, Terry. #11709318

Chuck Green level-classic June 20, 2018

So, they offer seafood, right? Superb B&W image, Terry! <>< #11709366

Nancy L. Green level-classic June 20, 2018

How interesting, and beautifully composed and captured in B+W!!! <>< #11709380

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe June 21, 2018

Fantastic story, and equally fantastic capture of this very unique place, Terry! #11709491

Emile Abbott level-deluxe June 21, 2018

Unique to say the least. Outstanding composition and wonderful processing Terry. Thanks for the info as well. #11709568

John Connolly June 21, 2018

WOW! What an amazing sight and capture Terry! This must be recycling at its best! #11709606

Patrick Rouzes June 22, 2018

Dining inside a swimming pool is definitely unique, Terry! Super impressive place and so is your capture of it! Amazing! #11709808

Wendy A. Blanchard June 24, 2018

Very cool find and capture, love this!
#11710036

Terry Korpela level-deluxe March 30, 2021

Nicely Done Terry! #11887852

Elias A. Tyligadas level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congratulations on your Gold Winner, Terry! #11895818

Leslie McLain level-classic May 01, 2021

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Terry. #11895876

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congrats on your Fantastic Win Terry! #11895899

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Beautiful winner. Congrats, Terry. #11895924

Dee Langevin level-classic May 01, 2021

Congratulations on your win Terry! Love this timeless and well executed image! #11895939

Christine Greenspan level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congrats on this unique and fantastic winner, Terry! #11895962

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 01, 2021

Well done, Terry. Congratulations! #11895985

Martha R. Mazon level-classic May 01, 2021

How interesting, Terry! Congratulations on the win! #11896064

Gail Sullivan May 01, 2021

Awesome, Terry...congrats! #11896095

Bob D. Hall level-classic May 01, 2021

Wonderful win, Terry!! Big congrats!! #11896144

Janet Criswell level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congratulations on your well-deserved gold, Terry! #11896157

Emile Abbott level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congrats on Gold Winner, Terry. #11896171

Val Feldman level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Incredible capture and an incredible story behind this magnificent cafe! Well done, Ms T - many, many congrats on your well-deserved Gold Win! #11896243

Claudia Kuhn level-classic May 01, 2021

Great tones, interesting history, congratulations Terry. #11896245

Su Sana E. P level-classic May 01, 2021

The mood, lighting, monochrome really enhances the overall look of the image, Terry! Congratulations on this Super Winner!! #11896268

Rudi Reiner level-classic May 02, 2021

Congratulations Terry, great B&W work! #11896321

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe May 02, 2021

Congratulations! Fantastic Gold Winner! ccc #11896485

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe May 02, 2021

Gorgeous, Terry! Huge Congratulations on your well deserved win! #11896505

Oscar J. Pung level-classic May 02, 2021

Congratulations Terry! Excellent photo. I had lunch here in the pre-plague days but didn't get a photo this nice! #11896556

Ujjwal Mukherjee May 03, 2021

Fascinating place! Congratulations on your wonderful Winner,Terry! #11896653

LJ Corliss level-classic May 03, 2021

Excellent image. Congrats on gold :) #11896907

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic May 07, 2021

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Terry! #11897635

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