Clouds On Glass

Uploaded: August 29, 2014 23:50:45 | Entered: August 29, 2014 23:50:45


From the archives. A broader view than the photo I posted in 2012. It shows Christ Cathedral in California, which was constructed with glass panels.

Exif: F Number: 4.2, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 10/3400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 8.30 mm, Model: FinePix F500EXR


Jill Odice level-classic August 30, 2014

Love the golden light and lovely reflection! #1584895

Barbara Waldoch level-classic August 30, 2014

Beautiful colours, Mary! #11120876

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 30, 2014

Nice reflections and capture Mary! #11120910

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe August 30, 2014

Beautiful reflection, light and comp. Mary. #11120977

Joy Rector August 30, 2014

beautiful shot #11121026

David Phalen August 30, 2014

WOWZA!! Spectacular light, colors and reflections!! Beautiful! #11121076

Tiia Vissak August 30, 2014

a wonderful capture! #11121117

Mary K. Robison August 30, 2014

Thanks for commenting, Jill, Barbara, Jeff, Tammy, Joy, David, and Tiia. #11121156

John Connolly August 30, 2014

Marvelous reflections and a great capture Mary! What a rare sight! #11121257

Robert R. Goodman level-addict August 30, 2014

Hi Mary,That reflection is amazing my friend.Beautiful capture,All we have is clear sky here in the valley!!!! #11121342

Bill Whala level-classic August 30, 2014

Wow, Mary this is great!! Great light and reflection. #11121362

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic August 30, 2014

Excellent work here Mary, the reflections are simply astounding. Thanks for predicting the win on my Pulling away image. It's a first for me to get a double gold. What a joyous feeling. #11121737

Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 30, 2014

Gorgeous golden tones, lighting, reflections & design, Mary.

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic August 31, 2014

MYOHMY - the light and reflections here are phenomenal, Mary. I totally love it.

And I love the framing with those gorgeous branches that balances the image perfectly.

P.S. I see your new entries of beautiful flowers and I have enjoyed each of them very much.

More P.S. I'm starting a new job on Tuesday. Good for our finances but not so good for my health. And I won't be visiting as much as I would like to.

I hope you enjoy the meeting with our very special friend next month. I so wish I could be there with you.

Kiki #11121868

Mary K. Robison August 31, 2014

Thanks for your supportive comments, John, Bobby, Bill, Rey, and Patrick. I appreciate them.
And Congrats again, Rey, on your double gold awards. You deserve them! #11121960

Mary K. Robison August 31, 2014

Sorry, Kiki ~ I was off-line for a couple of hours, and didn't see your comment before hand...You can read my comments and P.S. about your new job, etc. on my flower bouquet photo.
I forgot about your health issues. So sorry that your new work position will add to the stress, which you don't need for the next three months! Fingers crossed and prayers, too. Hope they help! #11122120

Wm Nosal August 31, 2014

Beautiful Capture, Mary!
Cool! #11122210

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic August 31, 2014

Thank you so much, Mary. I need your prayers. #11122871

Jayne Martin September 01, 2014

Wonderful reflections! Cool capture #11122880

Nadia Paul September 01, 2014

Gorgeous light and wonderful reflections Mary - a fave! #11122949

Mary K. Robison September 01, 2014

Thanks for commenting, Wm, Kiki, Jayne, and Nadia. I appreciate it! #11123243

Mary K. Robison September 01, 2014

Thanks for commenting, Wm, Kiki, Jayne, and Nadia. I appreciate it! #11123244

John Rivera level-deluxe September 02, 2014

Fantastic capture! Love it! #11124011

Mary K. Robison September 02, 2014

Thank you, John. Glad you like it! #11124030

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic September 06, 2014

Wonderful light, reflections and capture, Mary!! #11127092

Mary K. Robison September 06, 2014

Thanks very much, Ujjwal! #11127099

Colette M. Metcalf September 07, 2014

Outstanding capture, Mary!!! #11127945

Mary K. Robison September 07, 2014

Thank you, Colette! #11128279

Cindy Bendush level-classic September 09, 2014

Super line, reflections, and light Mary! #11130322

Mary K. Robison September 10, 2014

Thank you, Cindy! #11130548

Marijana Fajgl level-classic September 21, 2014

Another great finalist, Mary! Big congratulations! #11139291

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe September 21, 2014

Beautiful! Congrats again. #11139581

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 21, 2014

Oh Mary, I love this! Congrats on your beautiful Finalist! #11139702

Liz blahh September 21, 2014

Congrats on your beautifully captured finalist! #11140212

Robert R. Goodman level-addict September 21, 2014

Hi Mary,A big Congratulations my friend!!! #11140282

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic September 21, 2014

A big Congratulations Mary on this Award worthy finalist. Great going…Rey #11140384

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic September 21, 2014

Hi Mary, seeing this as a finalist created a huuuge smile on my face. I am SO glad to see this. It is SO well deserved.
Also congratulations on your other finalist and staff fav.
Well, I guess that was my BP-time for today :) Off to work I go. #11140389

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic September 21, 2014

P.S. Crossed fingers that we will see this beauty at the top of the winner's page in a few days. #11140391

Mary K. Robison September 22, 2014

Thanks, Marijana,Tammy, Jo Ann, Liz, Bobby, Rey,and Kiki. I really appreciate your comments and Congrats!
And, Kiki: thanks for the crossed fingers! :-D
Don't work too hard this week! #11140586

Patrick Rouzes level-classic September 22, 2014

CONGRATS on this incredible finalist, Mary.

Wm Nosal September 22, 2014

Congratulations, Mary! #11140886

Bill Whala level-classic September 22, 2014

Congratulations on this terrific Finalist, Mary!! #11141493

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe September 23, 2014

Huge congrats on a gorgeous finalist, Mary! Very best luck on this beauty!! #11141577

Mary K. Robison September 23, 2014

Thanks, Patrick, Wm, Bill, and Ellen, for your nice comments and Congrats. #11141779

Barbara Waldoch level-classic September 24, 2014

Congratulations Mary! #11142600

Nadia Paul September 24, 2014

So glad to see this beauty as finalist Mary - congrats! #11142644

Debbie Bray September 24, 2014

A very beautiful finalist, Mary, congratulations! #11142717

Mary K. Robison September 24, 2014

Thanks for your Congrats and kind comments, Barbara, Nadia, and Debbie. I appreciate them! #11142728

Carol Eade level-addict September 25, 2014

Lovely warm light and reflections. Congratulations on your finalist! #11143907

Terry Cervi level-classic September 25, 2014

Congrats on your stunning win, Mary! #11144136

Robert R. Goodman level-addict September 25, 2014

WTG My friend.A big Congratulations on this beautiful win Mary!!! #11144314

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 25, 2014

Wow, awesome winner, Mary!

Congratulations! #11144326

Marijana Fajgl level-classic September 25, 2014

Big congratulations on your gold, Mary! #11144337

Bill Whala level-classic September 25, 2014

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Mary!! #11144434

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe September 25, 2014

Beautiful winner. Congrats, Mary. #11144484

Patrick Rouzes level-classic September 25, 2014

BIG Congrats, Mary.

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe September 25, 2014

Huge congrats on a very fabulous and stunning winner, Mary!!! #11144628

Mary K. Robison September 26, 2014

Thank you, everyone, for your comments and Congrats. I appreciate them all. This capture was the beginning of a unique late-summer sunset at the Cathedral, and I'm delighted that the judges thought it deserved a Gold badge. Thank you, BP judges! #11144940

Anita Hogue September 26, 2014

Congratulations on your beautiful winner! #11145023

Mary K. Robison September 26, 2014

Thank you, Anita! #11145045

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 26, 2014

So glad to see this won the Gold Mary! #11145550

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe September 26, 2014

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Mary!! #11145626

Nadia Paul September 26, 2014

WTG my friend - congrats on your wonderful winner! #11145822

Colette M. Metcalf September 27, 2014

WTG! Congrats!!!! #11145927

Mary K. Robison September 27, 2014

Thank you for your Congrats and comments, Jo Ann, Teresa, Nadia, and Colette! #11145984

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic September 27, 2014

I guess I can un-cross my fingers now? HEHE.
This made me very happy to see, Mary. Huuge congratulations on the gold badge.
P.S. Monday is the last day at work. It ended 2 months before and I have my life back :) :) :) #11146065

Mary K. Robison September 27, 2014

Hi, Kiki! Thanks for your friendly words and Congrats. Yes, let your fingers go uncrossed, and let your brain go on "cruise control" when Monday is in your rear-view mirror... ;-D #11146412

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic September 28, 2014

Everything is so golden on this image. It's such a wonderful feeling bagging the gold isn't it. A big Congrats on this amazing winning image Mary. #11147235

Mary K. Robison September 30, 2014

Thanks so much for your Congrats and comments, Rey. I'm really glad you like this.
And, yes, it feels great when the gold is under an entry. :-) #11149108

Julie Burnett October 26, 2014

Huge congratulations on this stunning winner, Mary!! #11168334

Mary K. Robison October 26, 2014

Thanks for the comments and Congrats, Brenda and Julie. #11168700

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 01, 2014

Congrats on your 2nd Place Gold Mary, it is fantastic! #11198331

Mary K. Robison December 02, 2014

Thank you very much, Jo Ann! #11199314

Mary K. Robison December 03, 2014

Thanks so much for your friendly words on my winners, Jo Ann! Glad you like them! #11200018

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 11, 2016


Mary K. Robison March 13, 2016

Thanks once again, Emile! #11446579

Nadia Paul March 25, 2016

Congrats again Mary on a wonderful ATEP - I'm sure we'll see them all again in the next round! #11451325

Laura E. Swan level-classic March 25, 2016 1

This place is so massive and beautiful. You did it such justice. I think HEAVEN is even in it's reflection?? :D Big congrats on your DBL GOLD and for being among the cream that has risen to the BP top for the big 20th celebration! :D I'm so happy for you, Mare! So many of us are feeling pretty tickled about this! BP has given is a fun shot in the arm! Congrats again for all of yours! -Little Pommy #11451782

Mary K. Robison March 30, 2016 1

Me too, in reverse, Pom, on everything you said!
Congratulations, again, and best of luck in the rounds to follow for ALL your AT awards! #11453949

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe April 04, 2016

Huge congrats on your gorgeous All time EP, Mary!!!! Soooo pretty and best luck! #11457086

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic April 05, 2016

WOW, I just looked at your winner page, Mary. And what a thrill that is.
I love this new feature on BP.
All of these here are favs of mine for sure. This one could even be used again in the monthly theme - and this time be grand prize winner. #11457241

Mary K. Robison April 08, 2016

Thanks, Ellen and Kiki!
Kiki~ thanks for the vote of confidence. Let's see what the judges decide. ;-) #11458739

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic June 16, 2016

Hi sweet Mary. Congratulations on all your All Time Staff Favs. I knew it was only a matter of time before the judges got round to your images. I think they take one gallery at a time and they're finally done now - according to Jim on Facebook. This one will always be a fav of mine. #11485640

Laura E. Swan level-classic June 17, 2016

Well, what have we hear? I think there is GOLD in them-thar hills and windows and GALLERY! :D Big congratulations on the All Time Staff Fav and your Second Place Win! #11486065

Mary K. Robison June 18, 2016

Thanks so much for all your friendly words, Kiki and Pom.I get a warm feeling reading them.(Or maybe it's the beginning of the heat wave the weather people have warned us all is sweeping in this weekend.... Boo...)
Hope you both are cool where you are, and Pom, I hope you and Dale have a grand time on your camping trip. Suck up all that clean, fresh air for Scott and me ~ our air will be from the A/C. :-) #11486215

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