Vanderbilt Style

Uploaded: July 10, 2011 02:49:03


...of course, helped by architect Richard Hunt, landscape designer Frederick Olmstead, and the beautiful NC mountains behind Biltmore Estate.
I opted to try this out printed on 16x20 canvas and am really happy with how it turned out!
07/11 Finalist - T&P

Exif: F Number: 14, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 64.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D


Katarina Mansson July 10, 2011

Love the POV and colors. Beautiful view, capture, details and composition! #1391832

Jack Gaskin July 10, 2011

JUST A BIT OPULENT = Typical Vanderbilt Style

Happy Shooting
Jack #9519473

Marcie A. Fowler July 10, 2011

Love the way you framed this with the trees on either side. Love the mist in the background as well. So well done. #9519520

Joy Rector July 10, 2011

love this shot #9519545

Leslie McLain level-deluxe July 10, 2011

Stunning capture and perspective, Chris. #9519688

Cathy Barrows July 10, 2011 the low clouds #9519959

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 10, 2011

Stunning light and color and I love the framing of this beautiful place. Have a great time in Chicago! #9519984

Patti Coblentz July 10, 2011

Spectacular, Chris!
Have fun in're w/a great group :) #9520977

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic July 10, 2011

Beautiful capture Chris!!! I love the mountains and fog too! #9520986

Renee Doyle July 11, 2011

We will definitely see this beauty again Chris!!! #9521450

Jane Holestine July 11, 2011

Beautifully captured, Chris. #9521716

Chris Budny level-deluxe July 11, 2011

Many thanks, folks! I love visiting Biltmore, and it seems there's always plenty to photograph each visit! #9522153

Terry Cervi level-classic July 12, 2011

It looks like a beautiful post card, Chris! Just gorgeous! #9526119

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 13, 2011

Fantastic framing and beautiful pov, Chris. The clarity, light and background are all fabulous too!!!

UB. #9526400

Chris Budny level-deluxe July 13, 2011

Thank you both! #9526742

Ken Smith level-classic August 19, 2011

That's perfect, Chris! I like the distant mountain and clouds. I used to live in Asheville, many years ago! :-) #9613978

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 19, 2011

Thanks, Ken... I could easily see myself retiring there---Asheville's fantastic---though I'd probably have to become a docent at the estate, to make up for leaving the cathedral in DC ;) #9613985

Linda Boehme level-classic August 19, 2011

Just beautiful Chris. I love everything about it! #9614646

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 19, 2011

Thank you, Linda! #9615150

Lindley Johnson level-classic August 25, 2011

Stunning finalist, Chris! Outstanding color, clarity, and composition. Congratulations! #9628442

Phyllis H. Burchett August 25, 2011

Congrats Chris on this oustanding finalist! #9629158

Cathy Barrows August 25, 2011

Congrats on your finalist...gorgeous #9629254

Gina Cormier level-classic August 25, 2011

Congrats!!!! Yes.....this was a great place to shoot!!! #9629310

Leslie McLain level-deluxe August 25, 2011

Congrats on a terrific finalist, Chris. #9629712

August 25, 2011

Beautiful #9630027

Tammy Espino August 25, 2011

A huge congrats on your finalist!!!! :) #9630468

Donna La Mattino Pagakis August 25, 2011

Congratulations on your finalist Chris, remarkable work! #9630827

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 25, 2011

CONGRATZ Chris on this and your other 2 wonderful Finalists, Good luck up next!!!

UB. #9630998

Gina Cormier level-classic August 25, 2011

Congrats on this beautiful image! #9631575

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 26, 2011

Thank you all very much! #9632093

Mitch Spence level-classic August 27, 2011

There is majesty in the structure, the environs, and your view of it all, Chris. I'd love to see that canvas. Congratulations. #9637096

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 27, 2011

Thank you Mitch! Come out to DC sometime! #9637433

Merna L. Nobile August 27, 2011

Great photographers are not great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.
Congratulations for your achievement, August, 25, 2011. Merna


Chris Budny level-deluxe August 28, 2011

Thanks! #9638226

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 28, 2011

Huge congrats on this awesome finalist Chris!

jo ann c. #9638374

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 28, 2011

Thank you Jo Ann! #9639022

Linda Blair August 29, 2011

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist!! #9640477

Chris Budny level-deluxe August 29, 2011

Thanks, Linda! #9640831

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