Second Home

© Michelle Alton

Second Home

Uploaded: October 10, 2008 02:28:45


This is where I work...where I "lived" yesterday until near midnight...and then the harrowing drive home... Got to bed at 1:30 am...after having crawled out of bed at 4 am...was VERY happy to reach home!!!
An IR shot, with my converted EOS 10D SLR--one of my first, slightly reworked with newer knowledge.
F5.6, 1/90s, ISO:100, 24mm.
~~ Catch All ~~

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 2.00, ExposureTime: 1/90 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 24.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 10D


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict October 10, 2008

Lovely image here, Michelle, lovely conversion and details.

Dominick #1013730

Tiia Vissak October 10, 2008

cool tones & pov! #6578617

Alan L. Borror October 10, 2008

Stunning image, Michelle! Beautiful B&W conversion! #6578618

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 10, 2008

Great IR image, Michelle. Love the tones and details here. #6578648

Brett Dolsen October 10, 2008

Wonderfull composition and awesome effects and tones Michelle!!Great to see so many trees!!Brett #6578652

Dr. Harmeet Singh October 10, 2008

Wonderful effects ,tones and place.. #6578674

Arlene Krassner October 10, 2008

What a day you had Michelle. Hopefully that does not happen too often.

The photo is gorgeous. #6578713

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 10, 2008

A fantastic IR image Michelle! Jeff #6578791

Bill Wyatt October 10, 2008

Beautiful almost sureal look. Terrific lines and tones #6578797

Paul E. Earl October 10, 2008

A terrific image. Sounds like too much work and not enough play for Michelle! #6578857

Mike Clime October 10, 2008

Love the tones and excellent composition, Michelle! Hope you catch up on sleep today. #6578891

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe October 10, 2008

At least you found time for a photo break! Nice!! #6578971

Wally Orlowsky October 10, 2008

Dramatic and crisp treatment on this scene, Michelle! In your state everything would be blurry to me ;) #6579123

Aimee S. McMaster October 10, 2008

.....very cool image Michelle...sorry for the awful long it an 1 and a half each way every day?? Wow....all the best and get some rest...Aimee #6579153

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic October 10, 2008

Love this image,Michelle! Wonderful work!

have a great weekend,away from 2nd home ... :-) #6579175

Kaye Burazin October 10, 2008

Is this building part of the hospital or a medical complex? So how soon before retirement????!!! Nicely done. #6579776

Kimi A. Phillips October 10, 2008

Super cool image, Michelle.
Go to sleep.:) #6580444

Pat Gamwell October 10, 2008

AWESOME! Terrific re-work! From ordinary to EXTRAordinary! (Didn't go to broke down! Willie took his wife.) #6580794

Joseph N. DiGilio October 10, 2008

Sounds like you packed a week into a day, Michelle. I guess it's crunch time for your project. You really should have stayed at a hotel for the night.
This is a very cool color. I don't think I have ever seen an IR image treated this way. Nice work.
Were you seeing this in addition to seeing double after your marathon? #6580869

Daniella Puente October 10, 2008

A very good tonal range and composition Michelle! #6581761

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. October 10, 2008


KARU. #6581932

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic October 10, 2008

Spectacular view and capture, Michelle. SUPER comp and clarity. #6583066

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 10, 2008

you're a hero Michelle... I wonder how you manage to sleep so little... spectacular IR capture and tones! #6583138

Manuel Barrera October 11, 2008

I was looking forward to today, three nights this week I had to go to meetings, and like you an early riser, 3-4 in the morning. This is a superb image, crisp, excellent vertical lines, and great composition, Michelle. #6583543

Deb Koskovich October 11, 2008

This is awesome, looks positively space age! #6583912

Sandy Powers October 11, 2008

Omygoodness! The other day you said you were crazy busy at work, but I had no idea! What do you do?

I hope you are resting now tho! This is another captivating take on an urban scene with your magical touch and style! I LOVE it! #6584081

William C. Raco level-classic October 11, 2008

Beautiful photo and treatment, Michelle
Best wishes for a relaxing weekend #6584239

Murry Grigsby October 11, 2008

I'll bet the architect would love to see this :0) What a nice CLEAN architectural shot Michelle! I love the IR/sepia tone also. Since you are working your life away I should tell what is going on in the world? Nah, just keep you head down and keep working because you don't want to know!! #6585819

Wanda B. Anderson October 11, 2008

Awesome image, Michelle!!! Love the effects! #6586086

Bill Knaps October 15, 2008

What a beautiful IR Michelle. Wow...Bill #6605259

Pat Gamwell November 25, 2008

Yeahhhhhh! WTG, girl! #6805474

A P November 25, 2008

Wonderful Michelle CONGRATULATIONS on your finalist!! #6805655

frank w. degenhardt level-classic November 25, 2008

Michelle- A golden beauty and am so happy you got finalist for it. Congratulations and best of luck in the next round. #6806434

Nadya Johnson November 25, 2008

Congratulations on your stunning finalist, Michelle! #6806436

Lester A. Garcia November 25, 2008

Congrats and Good Luck on this one, Michelle #6806551

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic November 25, 2008

WTG, Michelle!
Big congratulations!
`Lisa #6806721

Deb Koskovich November 25, 2008

Huge congrats on this fabulous finalist!! #6806749

Stefania Barbier level-addict November 25, 2008

CONGRATS on your spectacular finalist! #6806913

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic November 25, 2008

WTG...Congrats. and good luck in the next round.

UB. #6807303

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe November 25, 2008

Huge congratulations on this wonderful finalist Michelle!! Best of luck in the next round!! #6807460

Tiia Vissak November 26, 2008

Congratulations! #6807984

Bojan Bencic level-classic November 26, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Michelle. #6810300

Sam Britt November 26, 2008

Congratulations Michelle! #6810374

Debra R. Harder November 26, 2008

WTG, Michelle! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your EXCELLENT finalist! This is AWESOME!! Deb #6810854

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton November 26, 2008

Fantastic comp and tone!! Congratulations on your finalist, Michelle! #6811547

Mitch Spence level-classic November 26, 2008

Congratulations, Michelle! #6811581

Joseph N. DiGilio November 26, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Michelle. You earned it many times over. #6811811

Mike Clime November 26, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Michelle! #6812307

Patricia Ronan November 26, 2008

Beautiful image, congrats Michelle:) #6812488

Michael Umbreit November 26, 2008

Michelle - Congratulations!! - Mike #6812545

Barbara Waldoch level-classic November 26, 2008

Congratulations on making Finalists, Michelle! #6812851

Marijana Fajgl level-classic November 26, 2008

Big congratulations for your fantastic finalist, Michelle! #6812880

Jessica Jenney November 26, 2008

Congrats, Michelle on your terrific finalist! #6813040

Kristi A. Howson November 26, 2008

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist Michelle. Great IR work! #6813243

Bill Wyatt November 26, 2008

Congratulation on your fantastic Finalist! #6813544

Angie Sidles level-classic November 26, 2008

Big congrats on this amazing and well deserved Finalist Michelle! #6813835

Colleen Farrell November 26, 2008

Fantastic IR shot, Michelle!! Big congrats on your finalist! #6814101

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 28, 2008

Congrats Michelle on this Excellent Finalist! Jeff #6819641

Renee Doyle level-classic November 29, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Michelle!! #6826625

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