Raise your head

© Renata Gusciora

Raise your head

Uploaded: August 27, 2008 00:25:13


When I left Park Guell it was already afternoon and I thought I still could see something on my first day in Barcelona. I decided that I would see Sagrada Familia Cathedral,the one I saw from the distance going up to Tibidabo. But this time I needed to find a red sign "M" which stands for the metro station. I was a bit too tired to reach it on foot this time. When I was walking down the streets trying to find it I just couldn't resist:-) every street was nice,every building interesting! I was walking with my head up admiring this wonderful architecture. I didn't think that when I reach Sagrada Familia I will have to raise my head so high that it will hurt!:-)


Maria Warren level-classic August 27, 2008

wow wow wow this is so awesome and so beautiful #987043

Brett Dolsen August 27, 2008

Stunning composition and details Renata!!Brett #6373920

Raymond Pauly August 27, 2008

Great angle and treatment, Renata. #6373955

Jean B. Hall August 27, 2008

Love this. The perspective is just amazing! #6373971

Yulianto Soeroso August 27, 2008

love love I needed is love hehehe beateles maybe like this foto #6374049

Avril Young August 27, 2008

Excellent POV...wow! heavens you must be having such a great holiday...wow!!
the architecture is awesome...thanks for the info too Renata! STUNNING! #6374083

Lynn M. Whitt August 27, 2008

Wonderful image Renata, great work!!! #6374108

Paul E. Earl August 27, 2008

WONDERFUL! Lovely pov! #6374126

Michelle Alton August 27, 2008

Well worth the temporary "pain in your neck," Renata. This is absolutely gorgeous! #6374145

Mike Clime August 27, 2008

Awesome POV and great detail, Renata! #6374167

Laurence Saliba level-classic August 27, 2008

Another winner in my books Renata!!! This is spectacularrrrr!!!!!!!!!! #6374219

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe August 27, 2008

I agree! It's a winner! #6374220

MELODIE C. ROBERTS August 27, 2008

I Just Tipped Over!!!
Incredible Renata!!
Winner!! #6374248

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict August 27, 2008

Great image textures and effects, Renata.

Dominick #6374254

Carol Sawyer August 27, 2008

Excellent POV, Details, effects and capture, Renata!! #6374316

Renata Gusciora August 27, 2008

Wow,i have never thought you would like it that much!:-)Thank you!:-) #6374329

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 27, 2008

Excellent perspective, lighting and capture! Jeff #6374361

Robyn A. Terrell August 27, 2008

Do we have another winner here? #6374382

Linda M. Walker August 27, 2008

Excellent image and perspective...again thanks for sharing #6374443

Anna M. Halasz August 27, 2008

Love This Renata !!!! Anna #6374450

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic August 27, 2008

Terrific angle and a wonderful capture,Renata! #6374478

Margaret R. Barry August 27, 2008

Fantastic POV, lighting and details, Renata! #6374493

Vladan D. Djordjevic August 27, 2008

Amazing details, textures, colors and pov! Great image, Renata! #6374574

Mukesh Srivastava August 27, 2008

Stunning POV, depth, details and textures, Renata!!! Great shot.... #6374600

Barbara Waldoch level-classic August 27, 2008

Terrific pov, Renata! #6374671

Kate Baumgartner August 27, 2008

Wow, Renata this is absolutely stunning. Fantastic pov, clarity, composition, and color. #6374690

Kumiko Parkinson August 27, 2008

Incredible angle and composition, my neck hurts! Very nice shot with just a little of blue added, Renata! #6375048

Jessica Jenney August 27, 2008

Amazing perspective, tones, textures and architectural details, Renata! It must have been paradise for you! #6375153

Tarun Bose August 27, 2008

Excellent angle of capture. Lovely colour tones. Well done Renata. #6375161

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 27, 2008

Ohhh what a beautiful capture Renata! Believe you have another winner here girl!

jo ann c. #6375386

Cyn Valentine August 27, 2008

Oustanding POV and effect Renata..great work! #6375407

Jennifer L. Taranto August 27, 2008

love your pov - it seems like this building could go on forever!! amazing details too!! #6375588

Bill Knaps August 27, 2008

Wow Renata, What a beautiful capture. Great POV. Bill #6375707

Bojan Bencic level-classic August 27, 2008

Fantastic shot, Renata. And a very amusing narration, too. #6375782

Melissa G. Meiselman August 27, 2008

Fantastic perspective and wonderful shot of this beautiful building taken with sharp detail, great color and terrific lighting, Renata!!! #6375896

Renata Gusciora August 27, 2008

Wow,thank you everybody for such great comments!Glad you like it!:-) #6375936

Dianna Murphy August 27, 2008

Love the detail and POV. #6376003

Debra R. Harder August 27, 2008

WOW, Renata!! This is AMAZING!! GREAT POV, details, DOF, lighting, colors...a masterpiece!! Deb #6376160

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe August 27, 2008

Exquisite and well worth the effort! Fabulous!

ccc #6376646

Karen Engelbreth August 27, 2008

WOW - wonderful perspective - great shot, Renata! #6376668

David Phalen August 27, 2008

Love the POV, repeating elements, colors and textures!! Very well done!! #6376791

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic August 27, 2008

Wonderful perspective and details Renata!,
Amalia #6376825

Nancy (Peaches) Harker August 27, 2008

WOW AWSOME Renanta!!! Was worth looking up! #6376847

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic August 27, 2008


Hello, well this is another wonderful photo,i cant wait to see the next one.

Ysa #6376901

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap August 27, 2008

Great Find & Nice POV Renata! Well Done! #6376965

Heidi Knight August 27, 2008

Very cool shot here Renata. Lovely colors, details and pov ;0) #6377064

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. August 27, 2008


KARU. #6377113

Nadya Johnson August 27, 2008

This is amazing point of view! The details are terrific here, Renata! #6377306

Renata Gusciora August 27, 2008

Thank you everybody a lot for your super comments!:-) #6377326

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna August 27, 2008

DAZZLING in every way, Renata!!!!! AWESOME POV!!!!! ♫ k #6377576

Jean-Pierre Ducondi August 27, 2008

Beautiful perspective Renata. The tones are wonderful and the architecture full of details. What a beautiful place.
JP #6377760

John Connolly August 27, 2008

Fabulous composition and a superb architectural capture, Renata! Perfect lighting, and I am impressed with the window reflections! #6377826

Claudia Kuhn level-classic August 27, 2008

Wonderful patterns and textures Renata! #6377910

Sam Britt August 27, 2008

Fantastic perspective, patterns & details & textures, Renata. #6378090

Deb Koskovich August 27, 2008

Fabulous detail and pov, Renata. #6378091

Bonnie C. Lackey August 27, 2008

Marvelous image, Renata! #6378131

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe August 27, 2008

Wonderful image Renata!! Love the architectural detail, tones, textures and pov!!! #6378499

Lorna Shutter August 27, 2008

Wow! That's a cathedral?!! Love all the intricate details! What an amazing POV! Can't believe how many windows and balconies there are! Would love to see the entire building! :) #6378533

David Van Camp August 27, 2008

Cool architectural, Renata, excellent pov! #6378813

Joan Powell August 27, 2008

Great perspective , I feel like Im walking up the side of the building ! #6378857

Robert K. Bemus level-classic August 27, 2008

Great POV and comp, Renata #6379013

Renata Gusciora August 28, 2008

Thank you a lot for your great comments!Glad you like it!:-) #6379369

Eugenio Diaz August 28, 2008

Magnificent image and great details and texture to it!!!
EXCELLENT POV....Well done! #6380637

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton August 28, 2008

1 million peoples shot this place everyday, but you can't find more than 10 photo of this quality per year!
WELL DONE, Renata!!! #6380801

Renata Gusciora August 29, 2008

Thank you so much,Eugenio and Philippe!:-) #6383442

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe August 29, 2008

Totally awesome, Renatta! Keep looking up!!
kk #6384442

Rebecca K. Lefferts August 29, 2008

Awesome perspective- very nice photo! #6384821

Kathleen Rinker August 30, 2008

Awesome image Renata!! #6388099

Mitch Spence level-classic August 30, 2008

A most dramatic point of view, Renata, with great detail. #6388295

Renata Gusciora August 30, 2008

Thank you,Kathleen,Rebecca,Kathleen and Mitch for your nice words! #6389067

Kaye Burazin September 01, 2008

Beautiful details. Love traveling thru your eyes. #6395113

Renata Gusciora September 01, 2008

Thank you,Kaye! #6395485

Sarah G September 02, 2008

I think this fabulous angle could have been a neck buster (even with a tripod). It's such a fantastic image. What amazing detail on this building. It is stunning. #6400121

Renata Gusciora September 02, 2008

Thank you,Sarah!:-) #6400911

Laurence Saliba level-classic September 06, 2008

I was wondering how this hadnt an EP!!! :) congrats Renata. #6421887

Renata Gusciora September 07, 2008

Thank you,Laurence!:-) #6422154

Stefania Barbier level-addict September 22, 2008

huge congrats Renata!!! #6488732

Vladan D. Djordjevic September 22, 2008

Another terrific finalist! Big congratulations to you, Renata! #6488777

Tiia Vissak September 22, 2008

Congratulations! #6488797

Mitch Spence level-classic September 22, 2008

Great shot and great finalist, Renata. Congratulations. #6489086

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic September 22, 2008

Congratulations yet again,Renata on your outstanding Finalist! Good luck with this one!! #6489247

Inge S. Lasmana September 22, 2008

Congratulations Renata! #6489282

Laurence Saliba level-classic September 22, 2008

:)))) I knew it!!!!!!!! :))) Congratulations Renata!!!! #6489331

Margaret R. Barry September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Renata! #6489564

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna September 22, 2008

WTG!!!!!! Congratulations on your finalist!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!!!! :-) k #6489664

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your great Finalist, Renata! #6489915

Nancy (Peaches) Harker September 22, 2008

HUGE Congrats on your finalist!!!
Best of luck in the next round! #6490072

Jennifer L. Taranto September 22, 2008

I love this one - glad to see it made finalist!! #6490100

Sarah G September 22, 2008

My daughter, her friend from Barcelona and I strolled through your images of the city. My daughter really enjoyed learning about her friend's city and they both really loved your beautiful work.

Another wonderful Finalist...Congrats Renata! #6490124

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic September 22, 2008


CONGRATULATIONS on all your wonderful and well deserve finalist.

Ysa... #6490169

Eivor Kuchta September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Renata! #6490284

Hendrik Storme September 22, 2008

Congratulations Renata!!! #6490614

Renata Gusciora September 22, 2008

Wow,thank you everybody soooooo much!!!:-) #6490673

Kumiko Parkinson September 22, 2008

Big congratulations on your finalist(S)! #6490826

Jeana Clark September 22, 2008

Congratulations Renata!!!!

~J~ #6491020

Nadya Johnson September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Renata! #6491090

Lorna Shutter September 22, 2008

I knew this one was a winner! Congrats on your finalist award! :) #6491133

Christina N. Seuser September 22, 2008

Congratulations on another amazing finalist Renata! #6491265

Mike Clime September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Renata! #6491279

Brett Dolsen September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your great finalists Renata!!Brett #6491473

Carol Sawyer September 22, 2008

Congratulations on your finalists, Renata!! #6491670

A P September 22, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS Renata! #6492328

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 22, 2008

Wow, beautiful, congrats on this and your other finalists! #6492541

Anita Hogue September 22, 2008

I want to congratulate you on this and all your finalist! #6492909

Debra R. Harder September 22, 2008

This is a BEAUTY, Renata! CONGRATULATIONS on your EXCELLENT finalist! Deb #6493086

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 22, 2008

congratulations on this awesome finalist ~ go for the gold Renata

jo ann c. #6493097

Eugenio Diaz September 22, 2008

Congratulations Renata on your all FINALISTS!!!!!!!
Well done!!!!!!!! #6493168

Sam Britt September 22, 2008

Congratulations, terrific finalist, Renata! #6493408

Marcel J. Fernandez September 22, 2008

Congratulations Renata on a splendid Finalist. #6493881

Patrick Rouzes September 22, 2008

Renata, you sure are getting lots of medals this month!!! Well deserved & congratulations!!! #6494051

Terry L. Ellis level-classic September 22, 2008

A fabulous finalist, Renata! Congratualtions! #6494305

Erica Murphy level-deluxe September 22, 2008

Congratulations Renata!!! #6494786

Bill Knaps September 22, 2008

Congrats on a very well deserved Finalist Renata. Bill #6494830

David Van Camp September 22, 2008

A big, well deserved contrats, Renata!! :) #6495113

Ellen Hodges September 22, 2008

Congrats, Renata! #6495223

Sharon Sawyer September 22, 2008

Renata, congratulations on your fabulous finalist!!! #6495662

Renee Doyle September 22, 2008

Congratulations Renata!! #6496155

Barbara Waldoch level-classic September 23, 2008

Sincere congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Renata! #6496459

Evy Johansen level-classic September 23, 2008

Big congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Renata! #6496652

Rolando Rosito September 23, 2008

Congratulations Renata, you did it again!! #6496875

Manuel Barrera September 23, 2008

congratulations, Renata, on all your finalist, good luck in the next roung #6496908

Deb Koskovich September 23, 2008

Way to go, Renata!! #6497391

Dianna Hauf September 23, 2008

Just WAY TOO COOL, Renata! I so love the tratment you use on your images! Terrific POV! Congratulations!!!! #6497710

Tarun Bose September 23, 2008

Congrats, Renata. Well done. #6497806

Renata Gusciora September 23, 2008

Thank you everybody so much for your nice words and support!!!:-) #6498245

Sirsendu Gayen September 23, 2008

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist. #6498586

Donna La Mattino Pagakis September 23, 2008

Congratulations Renata, outstanding image! #6499469

Bojan Bencic level-classic September 23, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Renata. #6499818

Kathleen Rinker September 23, 2008

Congratulations Renata!! #6500374

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton September 23, 2008

Great work! Congratulations Renata!! #6501953

Renata Gusciora September 24, 2008

Thank you,Sirsendu,Donna,Bojan,Kathleen and Philippe!!!:-) #6505552

Riitta Kivi level-classic September 25, 2008

I missed this one Renata BUT better late than never, right? Anyway, I love your effects here and POV you chose. It is a very interesting take. CONGRATULATIONS on this Finalist!!!

Riitta #6513752

Renata Gusciora September 26, 2008

Thank you very much,Riita!!!:-) #6516069

Tommy E. Burgess September 26, 2008

WOW Renata!! Somehow I missed this gorgeous capture earlier. Simply Beautiful in every way. Congratulations on a well deserved finalist!!! #6516899

Renata Gusciora September 26, 2008

Thank you,Tommy!!!:-) #6518585

Linda Blair September 29, 2008

Congrats again!!!!!! #6527310

Renata Gusciora September 29, 2008

Thank you,Linda!!!:-) #6528888

John Connolly October 01, 2008

Huge congratulations on this deserving finalist image, Renata! Well done, my friend! #6539584

Max Aureli October 01, 2008

Congratulation for this Winner RENATA!!!:-) #6539955

Max Aureli October 01, 2008

Ops I got confuse FINALIST!!! #6539957

Kathy L. Clark October 01, 2008

Congrats Renata on a truly lovely finalist. #6540761

Renata Gusciora October 03, 2008

Thank you,John,Max and Kathy!!!:-) #6550791

Manos Peponas November 02, 2008

very well done #6695165

November 03, 2008

Congratulation !!!!! what a detailed photo this is. You are truly deserving to be a finalist!!

rgds Sanjay #6702483

Renata Gusciora November 10, 2008

Thank you,Manos and Sanjay!!!:-) #6735807

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