Then along came electricity

Uploaded: October 07, 2004 04:06:24

Description

Pondicherry was a French colony in India, and many of the French-built buildings remain. This one shows the effects of retrofitting, possibly for electricity and/or cable.
F4, 1/800, lens, Pondicherry, India, 9:30 A.M. Used Transform/Perspective in PSE to square up the windows.
Finalist

Comments

Colleen Braun October 07, 2004

what a shame to deface such fantastic buildings in the name of progress... #176264

Charlene Bayerle October 07, 2004

Wonderful image with great abstract feel to it Debra!!!!! #827870

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic October 07, 2004

Wonderful capture!!! Great composition and details!!! #827923

Colette M. Metcalf October 07, 2004

Nice image, Debra!! #827984

Darren K. Fisher October 07, 2004

I really like this Debra. Well seen and very well captured. #828050

S J October 07, 2004

Super image, Debra! Excellent capture! #828221

Cathy Gregor October 07, 2004

Good eye Debra! Very nicely composed.
-cathy #828474

Susan T. Parady October 07, 2004

Great image, Debra! #828630

Donna La Mattino Pagakis October 07, 2004

Great eye Debra. This is a very interesting image. #828765

Isabel L October 07, 2004

Great title and shot Debra.
I really like the composition of the shot and the green and white building!

#828792

Terry R. Hatfield October 07, 2004

Looks Like A Fire Hazard Debra!!I Like The Nice Colors And Your Comp:-) #828871

Debra Booth October 07, 2004

Thanks very much for all your comments, Colleen, Charlene, Adilson, Colette, Darren, Sanjay, Cathy, Susan, Donna, Isabel, and Terry!! #828982

Diane Addonizio October 07, 2004

Excellent composition and detail! #829145

Debra Booth October 08, 2004

Thanks much, Diane! #829312

Rui Filipe Rebelo Prego October 08, 2004

Great picture colors and composition ! #829523

Michael Khoury October 08, 2004

...wonderful sense of geometry...keeps the eye moving around :o)... #830234

Janet Detota October 08, 2004

A real 'handyman's' work. Love the colors #830649

Debra Booth October 08, 2004

Thanks so very much, Rui, Michael, and Janet!! #830678

Mary K. Robison October 11, 2004

Terrific eye to see the photographic appeal of this, Debra! Great composition ~ like the graphics and color a lot... #835759

Debra Booth October 12, 2004

Thanks, Mary! I thought it might be too cluttered, but it fit so well for this months' theme. I must visit your gallery and catch up on what you've been up to! #836278

Mary K. Robison November 15, 2004

So glad to see this among the finalists, Debra ~
Congratulations on this, and all your other plaque-earners this month! #912880

Terry R. Hatfield November 15, 2004

Congratulations On Your Finalist Debra:-) #913391

Debra Booth November 15, 2004

Thank you Mary and Terry! I appreciate it so much!! Best of luck to you!! #913676

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe November 15, 2004

Congrats on a great image Debra!! I love the lines, colors, composition and title!!! #914761

Debra Booth November 16, 2004

Thanks very much, Jim!! I appreciate it!! #915581

Cathy Gregor November 16, 2004

Congrats, Debra!
-cathy #915682

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe November 16, 2004

Congratulations, Debra, on your finalist!!
kathleen #916549

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict November 16, 2004

Congratulations on another great finalist!

#918327

William C. Raco level-classic November 16, 2004

This is beautiful, Debra
Excellent eye and composition.
Congratulations,

bill #918404

Debra Booth November 16, 2004

Thanks everyone! I really appreciate your great support and wonderful comments!! #918889

Janet Detota November 16, 2004

Way to go, Debra! #919024

Debra Booth November 17, 2004

Thanks, Janet! I appreciate all your comments very much!! #919848

Sharon Day level-classic November 19, 2004

Congratulations, Debra! #926890

Debra Booth November 20, 2004

Thank you very much, Sharon!! #927131

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