Skyline of the Past

© Mark Wayne

Skyline of the Past

Uploaded: September 08, 2006 22:43:17

Description

The Twin Towers adds ballance to the Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge in the foreground of this scene. The photo was taken from Brooklyn, NY with a 24mm prime lens, tripod, cable release, and Kodachrome 25. The moon was added with PS7. This is image 5 in my tribute of the 5 year anniversary of the shocking attack in NYC which took thousands of innocent lives at the hands of extremists whos desire is for the United States of America to become a third World Country.

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Comments

David L. Luchowski September 09, 2006

Cool creation,Mark.Great color and composition. #519011

KV Day September 09, 2006

Beautiful colors, living in Brooklyn, I remember this skyline well. Still a stiring image #3287191

Jessica Jenney September 09, 2006

Beautiful image and tribute, Mark! We should never forget!!! #3287956

Diana L. Ralph September 10, 2006

This is ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS, Mark!!! Excellent work in the the "darkroom"! If it's not a winner, I'll be very surprised! A great tribute. #3292215

Tammy Scott October 26, 2006

Congratulations #3505289

October 26, 2006

Did you shoot the moon? #3505359

Nadya Johnson October 27, 2006

Mark, this is STUNNING!! Congratulations on your outstanding finalist! #3509717

Sharon King October 27, 2006

Terrific image! Congratulations! #3510409

Jill Odice level-classic October 27, 2006

Oh boy do I love this :-) Congrats Mark!!! #3511944

Mark Wayne level-classic October 28, 2006

Thank you all for your kind comments and keen eye for unique images. Well wishes to all.
To the Judges...Yes, and thanks for asking! The image of the Moon was taken about three months ago from my back yard with my Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D, 500mm f/8 AF mirror lens (on manual focus), a tripod and cable release. I used the sunny 16 rule and converted it to f/8. I added this to the to the cityscape as a scaled layer in PS7. I left this information out of the description on purpose to see who was paying attention. Thanks for the keen observation.

Mark

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Janine Russell level-deluxe October 28, 2006

Mark, excellent colors, clarity, lighting, detail and effects; congratulations on your finalist. #3516006

Penny l. Haviland September 16, 2007

Hi Mark! This is amazing! Received your email, Thank you for your kind words. Your gallery is outstanding! I also see your camera is a Minolta as well. Are you happy with it? ;p #4799996

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