Glass and Brick

© John Caruso

Glass and Brick

Uploaded: May 17, 2007 08:58:22


1/30 at f/11; Lens 17-85 f/4; Focal Length 17; ISO 100; Hand Held; Natural Light

While on a photo walk, I came across this building's wall with its mix of glass and brick. When I saw the illumination of the afternoon light, I simply couldn't resist making an exposure.


Susana Ms Heide May 17, 2007

Yes, I think the changes work extremely well!! The three different elements are composed perfectly! EXCELLENT clarity and sharpness and wonderful reflections!! Well done John!! #657122

Brinn MacDougall May 17, 2007

Great find with the different texture and reflection, excellent, John. #4293412

Joan Powell May 17, 2007

Wonderful comp , well done !! #4293416

Pat Gamwell May 17, 2007

I REALLY like this one...I agree it looks better without the sign. The designs are unique, dramatic....excellent work, John! #4293424

Joy Rector May 17, 2007

excellent #4293445

Dr Silly level-classic May 17, 2007

Love the POV. :O) #4293457

John Caruso May 17, 2007

Wow, thanks so much Susana, Brinn, Joan, Pat, Joy, and Doc! You make me smile with all your very kind words! #4293461

Les Rhoades level-classic May 17, 2007

I agree with the first comment made by Susana, plus I like it much better without the word/letters. Another fine example of skills, John #4293605

Marcie A. Fowler May 17, 2007

This is AWESOME John. Love the reflections and the abstract feel it has. Excellent eye. #4293615

John Caruso May 17, 2007

Thank you very much, Les and Marcie! #4293704

Michelle R. Kovach May 17, 2007

Wonderful POV, colors, textures & pattern John! I agree with Les & Susana its better without the words! #4293875

John Caruso May 17, 2007

Thanks Michelle. It's so great to have confirmation from all you wonderful people! #4294078

Bob Cournoyer level-classic May 17, 2007

Color/lines/texture/lack of major glare/leaving that little rectangle in the bottom right to start the movement....
Grand job!!

Bob #4294748

John Caruso May 18, 2007

Thank you very much, Bob! #4296124

Katarina Mansson May 20, 2007

Excellent POV, lighting, colors and detail (and I like it better w/o the text :-)! #4303049

John Caruso May 21, 2007

I always appreciate your comments, Katarina! #4308445

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 22, 2007

Never saw it with the text, but pretty sure I have seen this in EFP. No matter--I love the ripply glass bricks and the reflections in them. There's so much interesting texture here, John, and the POV is terrific. #4313630

John Caruso May 23, 2007

Thank you very much, Nikki! I'm so glad you liked it. #4315802

Nikki McDonald level-classic June 26, 2007

I did like it, I do like it! Congratulations on your finalist, John. Big number two!! #4440399

John Caruso June 26, 2007

Thank you very, very much, Nikki! #4440422

Dr Silly level-classic June 26, 2007

Congratulations again John. :O)

Susie Peek-Swint June 26, 2007

Great shot John ~ congrats again! #4440572

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic June 26, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4441112

Chris Budny level-deluxe June 26, 2007

Wow... how'd I miss leaving a comment on this? I love glass block, I recall the earlier draft of this...
ANYWAY, congratulations on this striking Finalist! #4442378

John Caruso June 26, 2007

Thanks Doc, Susie, Kay, and Chris. You support really means a lot to me! #4444222

Tonya R. Boles June 26, 2007

Congrats John. #4444361

John Caruso June 26, 2007

Thanks so much Tonya! #4444395

Jillian Danielson June 26, 2007

Yea John! Congrats!!! #4444658

Katarina Mansson June 27, 2007

Yepp - still think it is beautiful - congratulations on the finalist John! #4445764

John Caruso June 27, 2007

Thank you Jillian and Katarina! #4446542

Sylvia Rossler June 27, 2007

Big congrats again John :O) #4446792

John Caruso June 27, 2007

Thanks Sylvia! #4447999

Datha Y. Thompson June 27, 2007

Cogratulations Again!!! You are ROCK'N John!!! WTG :0) #4448021

John Caruso June 27, 2007

Right back at you, Datha! #4448155

Colleen Farrell June 27, 2007

Fantastic!! Congratulations on another very well-deserved finalist, John!! #4448337

John Caruso June 27, 2007

I appreciate it, Colleen! #4448588

Jennifer Rennison June 27, 2007

Very cool with the vanishing point, nicely executed! Congratulations on this fabulous finalist, John! #4451494

John Caruso June 28, 2007

Thanks so much, Jennifer! #4452943

Robert Baer July 01, 2007

congrats on this very fascinating capture. good eye my friend!! #4461871

John Caruso July 02, 2007

I really appreciate it, Justin! #4464980

Goh Muk Hsiung August 18, 2007

love the glass texture... #4665004

John Caruso August 18, 2007

Thanks very much, Goh! #4665730

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