Auschwitz

© Davy Davis

Auschwitz

Laura Clay-Ballard January 03, 2006

Like this one! super work on that sky! #368418

Ellen L. Zaslaw January 03, 2006

Very effective ! I agree with Laura, nice work on the sky. Not that easy to do and look natural ! #2247623

Karen Slagle January 03, 2006

Great work and so moody. I like this. #2247683

Bishop Bastien January 03, 2006

Nicely composed and the sky really makes the mood for your shot...well done!

Regards -- Bishop #2247728

Guy D. Biechele level-classic January 03, 2006

Graphic, moody, and superbly framed. This image is both beautiful and disturbing. Well done!! #2249503

Davy Davis January 03, 2006

Thanks all for your comments. This was taken last February 2 on my birthday. I took about a 100 pictures at Auschwitz that day and it has become my most memorable birthday ever.
Thanks again for the comments.
Davy #2249648

Cynthia M. Wiles level-deluxe February 21, 2006

Great job on this...Congratulations!
Cindy #2444333

Margie Hurwich February 21, 2006

Congratulations on a wonderful finalist! #2445546

Guy D. Biechele level-classic February 21, 2006

Congratulations on this finalist!! #2445831

Lorri Shank February 21, 2006

Davy--congrats on this wonderful shot.
The history of this place is dramatized so well in the stark nature of this cold-looking B&W. Good luck in the next round. #2449558

Davy Davis February 21, 2006

Wow, I certainly didn't expect this. Thank you Cynthia, Margie, Guy, and Lorri.
It's an image that has haunted me since I took it. Looking out of this cold barn toward what should be freedom only shows a gaurd tower and barbed wire. If I hadn't taken the time to think about and frame this shot my emotional response might have been a lot less.
Thanks again for the comments.
Davy #2449682

Mick Burkey level-classic February 22, 2006

Very moving image, Davy. It will stay with me as well.
Congrats on the finals. #2453585

February 22, 2006

Somber mood to this - very effective for the subject. #2454562

Chris Budny level-deluxe February 22, 2006

Perfectly thought out and framed. An excellent take on the subject; congratulations on your Finalist! #2455212

Susana Ms Heide February 23, 2006

Skillfully composed and exposed! Powerful image! Congrats on this well deserved finalist! #2460510

Karen Rahlf February 25, 2006

Congratulations on your win! This photo really captures the depressing mood of Auschwitz. I was there in 2002 and still remember it very clearly. Your picture is very moving. #2466829

Susana Ms Heide February 25, 2006

A well deserved winner!!! You've managed create an image which tells more than a thousand words! A hearty CONGRATS to you! #2467054

Mick Burkey level-classic February 25, 2006

Agree with Susana. Such an image! Congrats on the 2nd place win. #2467120

Siete Meeter February 26, 2006

Congratulations on this wonderful 2nd place winner, I was olso there, and thook a lot of photo`s,
but this one say`s it all!!!! #2469462

Donna W. Neal February 26, 2006

Congratulations on this outstanding winner Davy

Perfect in B/W #2470053

Kerry Drager February 26, 2006

Hi Davy,
Congrats on this terrific winner!!
Kerry #2472064

Joy E. Cobb level-classic February 27, 2006

Very powerful shot. Congratulations on your well-deserved win! #2474916

donnalee cataldo February 27, 2006

What a shot! It made me feel despair and lonliness. Very moving.

Donna #2475477

Wendy Stevenson February 27, 2006

Congrats on your win with this very moody B&W image! #2476991

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Flat grey sky replaced in Photoshop

Uploaded on January 03, 2006


BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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