Vanishing Point

© Bill Wyatt

Vanishing Point

Uploaded: January 25, 2007


This is the Krog Viaduct in Cabbage Town, Atlanta.
We were using long shutter speeds to stream the lights on the cars.
I liked this one as it appeared to vanish like Back To The Future Movie.


ALLEN O. HOWARD January 25, 2007

WINNER! Even if it's only me saying so!!! #594273

Jenny D January 25, 2007

Bill, this is great! Awesome capture! #3871061

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna January 25, 2007

AWESOME, Bill...I agree with Allen on the comment of WINNER!!!!!! ^.^ #3871139

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe January 25, 2007

I agree - awesome! Looks a little like a NYC subway station! #3871409

Beverly A. Wright January 25, 2007

WOW!! This is very very cool. This
does have a very futuristic look and feel to it. Love the graffiti and the
colors are great. Awesome image Bill!!
Love it. #3872190

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic January 25, 2007

Beautiful tne colors and the way the lights look!! #3872279

Raymond Pauly January 25, 2007

I really like this one, Bill! Great clarity and cool slow shutter effect! #3872281

Barbara Waldoch level-classic January 25, 2007

Very cool capture, Bill! #3872877

Sam Britt January 25, 2007

Terrific capture, Bill. #3872926

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict January 26, 2007

Lovely Image and great conception here Bill...Dominick #3873669

Carol Sawyer January 26, 2007

Awsome image and great clarity, Bill!! love your title!! #3873725

Glenn E. Urquhart January 26, 2007

Excellent find, Outstanding lighting, contrast, lines, well composed and quite beautiful, Bill!!! Well Done! Cheers, Glenn. #3873862

Manuel Barrera January 26, 2007

Not only the moving vehicles (lights) but the light in the background is outstanding. #3873872

Ray Thoms January 26, 2007

Great shot Bill....well done and love the result!

Congratulations on your finalists!!!!!


Sharon King January 26, 2007

This looks like a really cool place. Great shot Bill, wonderful ligting, excellent results. #3874146

Nadine A. Lewis January 26, 2007

OUTSTANDING, Bill!!! EXCELLENT technique, lighting, & detail!!! And, a BIG CONGRATS on your finalists!!!! <>< #3874293

Ronald F. Fischer January 26, 2007

Fantastic capture, Bill, and perfect title!! #3874299

Jim Huffield January 26, 2007

MARVELOUS!!! #3874396

Nina Shields January 26, 2007

Bill, fantastic use of composition and lighting; great capture and terrific work! #3874477

Kenneth Mucke January 26, 2007

wonderful angle, lighting and Golden glow to this wonderful image...You really did a great job with this #3874582

Joy Rector January 26, 2007

this is awsome, I love it #3874642

Lorraine A. Cook January 26, 2007

A DeLorean Delight, Bill!!<:))

Super lighting adds to the futuristic feel, my friend #3874666

Karen Slagle January 26, 2007

Love the colors and composition, Bill. #3874677

Anne D. Eigen January 26, 2007

Bill, What excellent work! Such beautiful perspective, lighting, exposure. A marvelous image!!! #3874727

Robert R. Goodman January 26, 2007

Beautiful capture Bill.WOW!!!!this is wonderful.Tell you what Bill,it looks like a winner to me #3874750

Roxanne M. Bubar January 26, 2007

Bill this is STUNNING. Wow, do you give lessons? I can see this hanging in a museum. #3874764

Jenny Bosmans January 26, 2007

Super shot, Bill! :) #3874826

randy dannheim January 26, 2007

Bill, this is great. Wonderfully captured idea and a great title. A winner for sure. #3874851

Tamara K. Walker level-classic January 26, 2007

Who knew a dirty old viaduct could be so interesting, great tones and light. #3875156

Lynn Crawford January 26, 2007

that is really neat looking Bill, you did a great job with the slow shutter speed to capture that, I agree with the others WINNER :) #3875218

Crossroad Photography January 26, 2007

Excellent shot, Bill! #3875221

Kathy Reeves January 26, 2007

Awesome effect and image!! Hope we see it again! #3875547

Darren K. Fisher January 26, 2007

Very well done Bill. Your exposure and clarity are perfect. #3875557

Vladan D. Djordjevic January 26, 2007

Great effects, pov, lines, elements of design! #3875631

David Pratt January 26, 2007

Bill, This shot is absolutley amazing. Love the disappearing lights. The background detail and color is fantastic! Awesome! #3875828

Melissa G. Meiselman January 26, 2007

Bill, I really like it when someone actually calls a vanishing point a vanishing point..then I do not have to mention it...but I like the way you placed it.
Anyway...this is a fantastic long exposure image..I like those, too...with golden lighting, terrific graffiti and sharp focus.
I agree with others commenting before me...this has a futuristic look!! #3875833

Laura Clay-Ballard January 26, 2007

it's like going back in time with me and you standing there shooting up the town in cabbage town! awesome shot! #3875875

Stan Kwasniowski January 26, 2007

Bill, gorgeous #3875917

Nadya Johnson January 26, 2007

FANTASTIC, Bill!! A stupendous image! Love this! #3875991

John Connolly January 26, 2007

A fabulous night shot, Bill! your detail in this long exposure is incredible, and I just love your title! #3876074

Pamela Shane January 26, 2007

Outstanding work Bill! Super use of shutter speed; love the golden tone
of the captured light. :) #3876239

Claudia Kuhn level-classic January 26, 2007

Wonderful colors and comp Bill! Love the slow shutter lights! #3876241

Ken Smith level-classic January 26, 2007

You did great on this one, Bill. You and Cathy had the same thoughts!! #3876905

eileen bedford January 27, 2007

Great work Bill, love the light streak against the golden backdrop and the prespective you captured. Again, WELL DONE.... #3878230

Nancy L. Green level-classic January 27, 2007

Great use of time exposure Bill!! The lighting is just fantastic!! Very well done!! <>< #3878578

Nancy L. Green level-classic January 27, 2007

Great use of time exposure Bill!! The lighting is just fantastic!! Very well done!! <>< #3878586

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic January 27, 2007

Excellent composition and lighting Bill!,
Amalia #3879535

David Phalen January 27, 2007

Awesome!! I just love the light and sharp details here Bill. Also, the sense of mystery. Where did that cat go?? #3879613

Remi Trepanier January 27, 2007

Awesome effect. I love the colors on it Bill! #3880559

Morteza Safataj January 27, 2007

Beautiful shutter speed effect Bill!!! #3880640

Cassie L. Woodlee January 27, 2007

Terrific Bill!!! love the effect. #3881404

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic January 28, 2007

Bill, my friend, you do MARVELOUS work! I love this! The colors, the blurred lights - everything! - this composition works!! Judy #3882624

Cathy Barrows January 29, 2007

that is very cool bill...this is the point in the bridge where auto lights kick back off #3885690

Shawn Jennings January 29, 2007

Great job with this shot Bill! #3886300

Linda D. Lester level-classic January 29, 2007

You did awesome job with this...Now it's time for me to put one in! I'll will wait till next month. Everyone has done well with it.
Wonderful shot and memories! #3889119

January 30, 2007

Amazing capture here Bill! WOW! #3891797

Kate Jackson January 30, 2007

Looks a scary place to be with your camera Bill! This has come out so well! #3892505

Sylvia Rossler January 30, 2007

What a beautiful place, capture and effect Bill !! #3892521

Sheryl A. Hudson level-deluxe January 30, 2007

Great Image Bill! WOW!!!! #3893690

Wendy Stevenson February 07, 2007

Bill this is a fantastic capture! What beautiful light, perfect slow shutter and great repetitive elements!! A really magnificent shot!! #3921713

Melissa G. Meiselman February 24, 2007

Bill, congratulations on this extraordinary finalist!! #3982882

Ken Smith level-classic February 24, 2007

Bill, congratulations to you!! #3982918

Ronald F. Fischer February 24, 2007

Bill, a big congrats on this awesome finalist, and good luck in the next round!! #3983026

Jim Huffield February 24, 2007

Congratulations Bill. Jim #3983082

John V. Roscich level-deluxe February 24, 2007



Judy V. Kennamer level-classic February 24, 2007

Beautiful Bill! Congrats!! #3984061

Jenny D February 24, 2007

Yay!! Congratulations Bill!! #3984106

Cathy Barrows February 24, 2007

Congrats on your finalist...we both have one of these #3984201

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna February 24, 2007

CONGRATULATION on your FINALIST, Bill!!!!! GREAT JOB!!!!! Best of luck in the next round!!!!! :-) ^.^ Kitty #3984240

Carol Sawyer February 24, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, Bill!!! #3985599

David Pratt February 24, 2007

Big congrats Bill! Well done! #3985609

Carla Metzler February 24, 2007

Congratulations, Bill! #3985799

Amy JACKSON February 24, 2007

Congratulations, Bill!! #3985890

RD . February 24, 2007

Congratulations Bill! #3986228

Sharon King February 24, 2007

Love this, Congrats Bill! #3986861

Cheryl E. Molennor February 24, 2007

Congratulations Bill! #3986863

Terry L. Ellis level-classic February 24, 2007

An awesome finalist, Bill! Congratulations! #3986882

Kenneth Mucke February 24, 2007

Awesome finalist Bill...WTG...Where have you been #3987168

Nadya Johnson February 24, 2007

So glad to see this on the finals list!! Somehow, I knew it would be here!! Huge congratulations!! (Where oh where, are you anyway????) #3987205

Beverly A. Wright February 24, 2007

Congradulations Bill! Bless you! #3987334

Shawn Jennings February 24, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, Bill! #3987504

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic February 24, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3987553

Stan Kwasniowski February 24, 2007

Bill, Congratulations #3988008

Barbara Waldoch level-classic February 24, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Bill! #3988034

Tammy Scott February 24, 2007

Congratulations on a wonderful finalist!!! #3988103

Datha Y. Thompson February 24, 2007

CONGRATULATIONS Bill!!!! WTG :0) #3988597

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe February 25, 2007

Congratulations Bill !!! :) #3988824

Ken Jarvis February 25, 2007

Congratulations Bill! Nice work. #3989055

Colette M. Metcalf February 25, 2007

Congratulations to you Bill!! #3989283

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe February 25, 2007

Outstanding; congrats Bill on your Finalist! Jeff #3989513

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe February 25, 2007


ccc #3989803

Donna J. Eaton February 25, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Bill! #3989896

Judyann Plante February 25, 2007

Bill, Congratulations on this awesome finalist! Outstanding work!!!

Judyann ><> #3989922

Cassie L. Woodlee February 25, 2007

Congratulations Bill!!!!!!!!!!! #3989968

Crossroad Photography February 25, 2007

Congratulations on this excellent finalist, Bill! #3991228

Jenny Bosmans February 25, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Bill! :) #3991229

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict February 25, 2007

Congratulations Bill...Dominick #3991453

Sheryl A. Hudson level-deluxe February 25, 2007

Congratulations Bill, I'm happy to see this one again!!! #3993072

She-She Killough February 25, 2007

Very Cool Bill!!! :) Congrats!! #3993488

Kathy Reeves February 25, 2007

Congratulations on this stunning finalist!! #3993520

Robert R. Goodman February 25, 2007

A big congratulations Bill!!!!! #3994027

Tamara K. Walker level-classic February 25, 2007


Sam Britt February 25, 2007

Congratulations, Bill! #3994843

Tarun Bose February 25, 2007

Big, big congrats Bill, for this outstanding finalist. Looks a sure winner. #3994931

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett February 26, 2007

Congrats Bill , on this fabulous Finalist ... NICE EORK!! Steve #3995678

Robert Baer February 26, 2007

love the strong diagonal lines and the wonderful colors! congrats #3997204

Raymond Pauly February 26, 2007

Big congrats on this beautiful finalist, Bill! #3997212

Emile Abbott level-deluxe February 26, 2007

Outstanding capture of Atlanta landmark and congratulation on finalist, Bill #3997699

Mick Burkey February 26, 2007

Beautiful work, Bill. congratulations on a well-deserved finalist! #3998233

ALLEN O. HOWARD February 26, 2007

I knew this the moment I* saw the thumbnail, my friend. Like so much of your work, PURE WINNER! Congratulations, Bill! #3998408

Anita Hogue February 26, 2007

Oh, WOW, excellent image Bill! Congratulations!!!!!!!!1 #3998595

RC Fritz February 26, 2007

Congratulations, Bill. Excellent Finalist! Good luck! #3998864

Rakesh Syal level-classic February 26, 2007

Congratulations on this well deserving finalist!! #3999516

Roger Fry February 27, 2007

Nice idea Bill, and well shot.! Amazing that Cathy Barrows has a finalist too on this very page , or was it a group photo shoot ?

Roger #4002508

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett February 27, 2007

Nice repeating patterns, Bill .... congrats on this finalist award .... steve #4003586

Glenn E. Urquhart March 04, 2007

A late Big Congratulations on your award, Bill!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4020007

Aimee S. McMaster March 07, 2007

...congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Bill...Aimee


Susie Peek-Swint March 09, 2007

Congrats Bill ~ this is a fantastic shot with excellent lighting ~ well done! #4039499

Stephen Zacker August 16, 2007

Great exposure and cool image #4658443

Steven E. Ray August 22, 2007

This is a very cool photo Bill! Just outstanding! Your whole gallery is a mark of excellence! #4681647

Rich Helmer June 29, 2009

Great catch Bill! Love this one! #7691509

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