Looking Up

© Allen Hughes

Looking Up

Renata Gusciora August 31, 2008

Super pov,great image,Allen! #989651

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe August 31, 2008

I used to work on the 25th floor (about halfway up) in the '70s..I'll never forget when we had a bomb threat (the FBI was just above us and this was during the Vietnam War) and they made us walk down. You never realize the muscles you don't use much until you have to walk down that many stairs. None of us could hardly walk the next day we were so sore. They also filmed a few movies with scenes in the building.(Dirty Harry and The Towering Inferno) so we got to see a movie star now and then. We had a great view, too. Interesting time and place to work. #6392254

Debra Booth August 31, 2008

Excellent capture!! #6392512

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe August 31, 2008

Great POV and clarity, Allen! It looks like a Winner. #6392675

Christina N. Seuser August 31, 2008

POV, lines and contrasts are all superb Allen! Looks like a winner to me as well :) #6392816

Joan Powell August 31, 2008

excellent geometric image , love the perspective . #6393329

Allen Hughes August 31, 2008

Thank you all so very much. #6393452

Janice Mezzacappa August 31, 2008

Excellent POV, love the B&W, I am sure we will see this in the winner's circle! #6393508

Mitch Spence level-classic September 02, 2008

I rather think that if you found "elements of design" in the encyclopedia, this would be the illustrative photo they'd have to use. #6402698

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 07, 2008

Outstanding Allen, superb contrasts and design elements! #6425194

Lorri Shank September 08, 2008

Very well captured. It looks like a spaceship! I love the B&W and the great design/lines. #6428233

Luigi Di Serio level-classic September 17, 2008

Very cool, looks like a stealth! #6466154

Merna L. Nobile August 17, 2013

To my photo friends:
On August 23, 2013 I will be 75 years old and I have decided to celebrate my birthday with all of you by going to the “Better Photo Gallery” and enjoy going through all the categories for the month of June and Congratulate you for the beautiful and elegant photographs that has made you a winner in a special group artists. I have had the honor and the privilege of doing this almost every month since 2003 and hope that I can continue for many more years.
My best to all of you, Merna Nobile
#10811840

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Description

Monthly Theme; Contrast
The Bank of America Building, San Francisco.
Resubmitted from an earlier submission years ago. Seemed to fit this theme.
I scanned this image from a photo in my San Jose State Photography class portfolio, 1972. Nikormat Camera; Kodak B&W film

Uploaded on August 31, 2008

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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