Uploaded: February 14, 2010


Chevron Tower,Houston, Texas

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1600 seconds, Flash: reserved, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 14.00 mm, Model: E-3


Liz blahh February 14, 2010

Great capture & POV! #1238845

Michelle Alton February 15, 2010

A winner, I believe! This is stunning work, Valentin. #8382841

Tania Bounader February 15, 2010

Beautiful #8385415

Debra R. Harder February 17, 2010

WOW, Valentin! You are the master when it comes to architectural design. This is so perfectly composed...and the colors and details are excellent. Outstanding as always my friend!! Deb #8389184

Daniel Ruf February 19, 2010

This is a dandy, Valentin. Great use of that sweeping curve as a frame for a very modern subject. #8394801

Carol L. Fowler February 25, 2010

Fantastic colors and framing! #8416417

Katarina Mansson February 26, 2010

Superb composition and framing. COngratulations on your POTD! #8417380

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic February 26, 2010

The composition alone will win you gold here. CONGRATZ on the terrific capture and POTD Award, Val!

UB. #8417414

Stefania Barbier level-addict February 26, 2010

gorgeous POTD congrats! #8417416

Donna McMillan February 26, 2010

Awesome capture Valentin! I love how you included the draws the eyes up and frames the tower perfectly. Love the reflections in the tower too. Congrats! #8417462

Joy Rector February 26, 2010

congrats on the POTD #8417624

Courtenay Vanderbilt February 26, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on your POTD, Valentin! #8417653

Nikki McDonald level-classic February 26, 2010

Wonderful architectural capture, Valentin. Congratulations on the POTD #8417660

Christine Lobsinger level-classic February 26, 2010

WOW Valentin, this is OUTSTANDING - and you made such a beautiful crisp clean wonderful arch. photo..
Fantastic POV...



Valentin M. Armianu February 26, 2010

WOW!!! Nice surprise!Thank you all for your comments. #8417740

Cathy Barrows February 26, 2010

Congrats on your POTD...i love all the curves and you comp is perfect #8417745

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic February 26, 2010

on your very deserving POTD! 8o)

Awesome image of curves and design... awesome! 8o) #8417753

Patricia Seidler February 26, 2010

Congratulations on this well deserved POTD Valentin! #8417788

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe February 26, 2010

Congratulation on this gorgeous POTD Valentin. #8417884

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict February 26, 2010

WOW, this is truly an outstanding and gorgeous architectural image, Valentin! Hardy congrats on your POTD!
Debby #8418054

Denise Saldana February 26, 2010

I have seen many reflection images but the framing makes this one unique. #8418074

Sheri Camarda level-deluxe February 26, 2010

Really a great capture. Very creative angles! Congratulations!!!! #8418143

Val Feldman level-deluxe February 26, 2010

Excellent use of curves, lines and color! What an eye - you do that so well, Valentin - Congratulations on this fine POTD!! #8418152

Amy M. Wilson February 26, 2010

Just beautiful... love the pov, framing and light... big CONGRATULATIONS on your fantastic POTD, Valentin!!! #8418189

Rona L. Schwarz February 26, 2010

Wonderful architectural composition, Valentin!! I love the POV and how you included the curve as a frame. CONGRATULATIONS on a terrific POTD! #8418430

Maria Coulson February 26, 2010

Love the POV. Congratulations on your POTD! #8418832

Cindy Bendush level-classic February 26, 2010

Killer! Congrats on your POTD! #8418837

anonymous February 26, 2010

Beautiful and great comp!!!!! #8419125

Richard D. Love March 01, 2010

Congratulations, Valentin. Wonderful comp, lines, and shapes. Well done.

Rick #8423782

Ivan Chacon March 01, 2010

Congratulations on your POTD ! Excellent photo, Valentin!!! :) #8423848

Dianna Murphy March 02, 2010

Congratulations on your wonderful POTD! #8427748

Guy D. Biechele level-classic March 08, 2010

Wonderful composition! Congrats on your POTD, Valentin. #8440175

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict April 18, 2010

Congratulations on your finalist, Valentin, for this exceptional image!

Debby #8544410

Joseph T. Pilonero level-addict April 18, 2010

Congratulations again on another Finalist. TED #8544882

Rona L. Schwarz April 18, 2010

Congratulations on another Finalist, Valentin! Your architectural work is so fantastic - good luck in the next round! #8546082

Sherran Andersen level-classic April 18, 2010

Congrats again. #8546322

Karen Celella level-deluxe April 19, 2010

This shot just keeps on giving and getting those special awards. Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Valentin! #8548623

Tiia Vissak April 19, 2010

Congratulations! #8549585

Amy M. Wilson April 19, 2010

Big congrats on another superb Finalist, Valentin!! #8549950

Courtenay Vanderbilt April 19, 2010

Congrats again, Valentin!! #8550049

Guy D. Biechele level-classic April 19, 2010

Not a surprise that this image is a Finalist. Congratulations, Valentin! #8550340

April 19, 2010

Love the framing! #8550816

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe April 19, 2010

WTG Valentin. This is a fantastic Finalist and I hope to see it with the gold. Congratulations! #8552035

Carol L. Fowler April 20, 2010

Congrats on the win! #8555386

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict April 20, 2010

Hardy congrats on your win, Valentin!

Debby #8555400

Amy M. Wilson April 20, 2010

Big congratulations on your fantastic win, Valentin!!! #8555880

Val Feldman level-deluxe April 20, 2010

As always, excellent work, Valentin! Huge Congratulations on this magnificent Gold Winner!! #8556119

ROLAN NARMAN April 20, 2010

Huge Congrats on this fantastic winner Valentin! #8556152

Christine Lobsinger level-classic April 20, 2010

A huge Congrats to you on your POTD and WINNER!!!!!


Stefania Barbier level-addict April 20, 2010

congratulations on your gorgeous win! #8556723

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 21, 2010

Glad to see this win Gold. CONGRATZ, Valentin!

UB. #8557017

Karen Celella level-deluxe April 21, 2010

Huge Congratulations on your outstanding winner Valentin! #8557388

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe April 21, 2010

A big Congratulations to you on your outstanding win. #8557546

Tiia Vissak April 21, 2010

Congratulations! #8558066

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 21, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on your Double Award for this amazing photo, Valentin! WTG! #8558118

Rona L. Schwarz April 21, 2010

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS for this outstanding Winner, Valentin! One of my favorites! #8558137

Debra R. Harder April 21, 2010

WHOOOO-HOOOO!! WTG, Valentin! Huge congratulations on your outstanding GOLD WINNER! Deb #8558921

Anne McKinnell April 24, 2010

Beautiful! Congratulations on your win! #8566574

Annette Carr level-classic February 22, 2011

Fascinating image. Love your pov. Congratulations on the gold. And Photo of the Day. You earned it! #9255120

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