Starry Night

© Nikki McDonald

Starry Night

Uploaded: February 12, 2013


This is a detail from one of the ceilings in John and Mabel Ringling's palatial mansion, Ca' d'Zan, which means "House of John" in Venetian dialect. Built in 1924-25 in the style of Venetian Gothic architecture, the house is in Sarasota Florida, the winter home of the Ringlings.
Category: Elements of Design

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 16667/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1600,1600, FocalLength: 45.00 mm, Model: DSLR-A580


Jeana Clark February 12, 2013

Hi Nikki my neighbor!
This is so lovely!!! Bright and cheery painting! Wonderful details as well!!
I'd have this on my ceiling!!

~J~ #1514283

Carol Quina level-classic February 12, 2013

Beautiful! Love the design. Nice colors & comp. #10565187

Joy Rector February 12, 2013

beautiful shot #10565322

Kathryn (Love) Scheet February 12, 2013

wonderful find! perfect category entry :) #10565499

Rony Sagy February 12, 2013

Beautiful detail and color, Nikki. #10565588

Susan Williams level-classic February 13, 2013

What a great capture, Nikki. Details, colors and comp are so well done. Beautiful. #10566455

Lucy Abrao level-classic February 13, 2013

Great detail and colors here, Nikki.
Lucy #10566574

Priscilla J. Burgers March 27, 2013

Great capture, Nikki. Congratulations on your Finalist! #10627408

Virginia Kickle March 27, 2013

This is so pretty, Nikki. Congratulations! #10627965

Renee Doyle level-classic March 27, 2013

Great find and wonderfully presented!! Congratulations Nikki!! #10628157

March 28, 2013

it's a beauty Nikki... congratulations!!! #10630314

Lindley Johnson level-classic March 28, 2013

What a great image, Nikki! Perfect symmetry, terrific color and details - congratulations on your finalist! #10630487

Nancy L. Green level-classic March 28, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS Nikki on this wonderful finalist, WTG!!! <>< #10630764

Lucy Abrao level-classic March 28, 2013

Finalist. Congratulations, Nikki.
Lucy #10631409

Carol Quina level-classic March 29, 2013

So glad to see this one again! Congratulations! #10633117

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 02, 2013

Congratulations on this awesome finalist

jo ann c. #10638966

Merna L. Nobile April 14, 2013

Dear Photo Friend: I feel that something has changed at Better Photo but cannot tell you just what has happened. I have been here since 2003 and most every month I have written to all the winners telling them how their work touches me. I have witnessed photographs that bring tears to my eyes and colors that are unbelievable, now I am worried that like all good things that it will not be here the next time I look.
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CONGRATULATIONS to all of you for the month of February, 2013, I send my very best to you always, Merna Nobile

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