© Nikki McDonald


Uploaded: December 28, 2013 20:45:51 | Entered: October 07, 2015 20:49:26


2nd place Winner, October 2015
This is part of the facade of the Fannie May flag store in Chicago - the varied shapes and sizes of the windows in this art deco building remind me, appropriately, I thought, of a box of assorted chocolates, hence the title. I took some liberties with the saturation :) but this really is a very eye-catching building.
Resubmitted October 7, 2015 (no EP)
Category: Man-Made

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 12500/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250,250, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: DSLR-A350


Laura L. Gonzales level-classic December 28, 2013

How Perfect! The comp, reflections and assortment are fantastic!!! A wonderful image and title! Hope to see this again! #1557459

Joy Rector December 29, 2013

wow, beautiful capture #10931333

Daniella Puente January 03, 2014

Great capture Nikki, very well seen! #10936277

shamsa Rashid Alsuwaidi January 07, 2014

very nice #10939446

Birgit Tyrrell January 11, 2014

This is stunning Nikki! #10942951

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic October 30, 2015

Great find and capture, and love the reflections. #11393425

Sylvia Rourke level-classic October 31, 2015

What a fab find, Nikki! #11393846

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic November 29, 2015

Fantastic capture of shapes and reflections Nikki. Congrats on another beautiful finalist. #11404600

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 29, 2015

WOW what a stunning finalist, Nikki #11404646

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic November 29, 2015

Gorgeous Finalist! Hope it goes higher! #11404822

Beatriz Rocha level-classic November 29, 2015

Congratulations on this great finalist Nikki! #11404864

Peggy Pfister level-classic November 29, 2015

Very intriguing, Nikki ... Congrats! #11405223

Jessica Jenney November 30, 2015

Congrats on your beautiful win, Nikki! #11405518

Nikki McDonald level-classic November 30, 2015

Thank you all for the congratulations. Nice surprise to see this go from overlooked for an EP to a 2nd place win on a resub :) #11405520

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 30, 2015

Congratulations Nikki on your gold winner. #11405548

Harriet Feagin level-classic November 30, 2015

I meant to post something earlier but got distracted. I think this is my favorite photo this month. Congratulations, Nikki. #11405561

Nikki McDonald level-classic November 30, 2015

Thank you, Emile, and what a very nice thing to say, Harriet. So glad you like it that much. #11405573

Michele Peterson level-classic November 30, 2015

This is so neat! What a great building and fun reflections. Congratulations on the win, this certainly deserves that gold badge!! #11405583

Jayne Martin December 01, 2015

Congrats on this wonderful, eye-catching scene!! wtg, Nikki! #11406261

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic December 01, 2015

And a very attractive assortment indeed, Well seen, Nikki. CONGRATZ on the Gold Winner.

UB. #11406295

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict December 01, 2015

Awesome image, Nikki! Congrats on your win! #11406323

Ray level-classic December 01, 2015

Congratulations on your superb Gold-Badge Winner, Nikki! #11406723

Evy Johansen level-classic December 02, 2015

Awesome image,Nikki! Big congratulations on your win! #11407205

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 03, 2015

This is totally fascinating Nikki! Congrats on your Gold Winner! #11407538

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 11, 2016


Katarina Mansson March 23, 2016

Great find, superb reflections - congratulations Nikki! #11450591

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic March 25, 2016

Love this Nikki, and congratulations on a nice new Gold Badge! #11451605

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