My Shadow in the Light of Mckinley

© Donald K. Cherry

My Shadow in the Light of Mckinley

Uploaded: May 03, 2005 01:55:37


On March 4, 1911, a special Act of Congress created the National Mckinley Memorial Association. The Association's purpose was to design and construct a structure to mark the birthplace of President William McKinley, the 25th President of the United States. The National McKinley Birthplace Memorial is the direct result of that effort.


Ivan Clife May 03, 2005

great shoot donald.

Ivan Clife #244176

Donna Roberts May 03, 2005

Love the way your silhoutte has been captured within this image.
Outstanding work Don......I can't wait for tomorrows installment!!!
:-) from 'downunder' #1313857

Colleen Braun May 03, 2005

great image... #1313861

Paul Michko May 03, 2005

Great composition, Donald. #1313869

S J May 03, 2005

Great framing of the scene, Dan!! I must admit that my attention was directly drawn onto your shadow rather than the main subject...can it be corrected?? #1313889

Donald K. Cherry level-classic May 03, 2005

I'd be amiss if I didn't offer a special thank you to Cindy P for the creative title!

Thanks everyone for the comments! #1313947

Carla Metzler May 03, 2005

Beautiful shot, Don! #1313985

Donald K. Cherry level-classic May 03, 2005

BTW..Sanjay, while perhaps not being technically correct, I intentionally left the shadow in the image because I felt it gave the shot my personal touch. As for your question, yes it can be corrected, but I have enough different shots w/out the shadow, so I think i'll leave this one as is! #1313986

Judy S. Fung May 03, 2005

Wonderful composition and shot, Donald!! #1314008

S J May 03, 2005

Sorry about the typing error, Don!! And many thanks for all the explanation about this shot. I'll now look forward to the upcoming shots of this series!! #1314013

Dolores Neilson May 03, 2005

THe shadow gives this a mysterious quality that I like. If I didn't "know" the photographer, I would be trying to figure that out. I like this creative touch! #1314078

Cathy Gregor May 03, 2005

Nice perspective, Donald! #1314177

Colette M. Metcalf May 03, 2005

Fantastic image, Don!!! #1314195

Wally Orlowsky May 03, 2005

The point-of-view creates a three-dimensional feel ... nice shot, Don. #1314227

Cindy Paquette May 03, 2005

I absolutely LOVE you perspective, lighting and composition on this one Donald! The addition of your shadow adds a bit of dimension and mystery to the entire image!! Fantastic job!!! #1314304

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic May 03, 2005

Wonderful image of this majestic building. Nice capture. Excellent lighting.

Kerby #1314377

KHAWLA Haddad May 03, 2005

Beautiful shot, Don!!! Love the personal touch of your shadow, look forward seeing more of these building images.


Roger Bernabo May 03, 2005

Great shot and composition Don #1314456

Claudia Kuhn level-classic May 03, 2005

Cool composition Donald! #1314481

Charlene Bayerle May 03, 2005

This is awesome Donald!!!!!! #1314543

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 03, 2005

Great shot, Donald! #1314869

Laurence Saliba level-classic May 03, 2005

The shadow is everything in this image Donald!!! I agree with you by leaving it there on purpose!! Brilliant!! #1315062

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic May 03, 2005

Great shot!!!! Love the shadow!

Danilo Piccioni May 03, 2005

Another outstandin night shot, this time with a self portrait as a bonus! #1315371

Cathy Barrows May 03, 2005

great self portrait...we always knew you should be cast in #1315538

Tammy Scott level-classic May 03, 2005

Very cool shot, Donald! #1315638

Kathryn (Love) Scheet May 03, 2005

now this is too cool! I love the drama in the structure! and the shadow is a great little "extra'! #1315651

Dan Holm level-classic May 03, 2005

OUTSTANDING shot, Donald!! Love the depth and dimension to this EXCELLENT capture! #1315788

Mata Patan May 03, 2005

Your shadow is better than the statue! lol!
Coooooooool!!!!!!!!! #1315797

Goshka G. May 03, 2005

I love the shadow in there too, Donald! It is a nice human touch among all the artifice, and makes for a great self-portrait with the President!;-) #1316039

Marsha S. Smith May 03, 2005

Beautiful shot of a really wonderful and artistic place, but the icing on the cake is your shadow there among the pillars. #1316281

Stephen Zacker May 03, 2005

Super composition and shadow #1316321

Sharon L. Wack level-classic May 03, 2005

Donald, Very nice photo! composition great nice work. #1316527

May 03, 2005

Fabulous photo!

Kim #1316533

Darren K. Fisher level-classic May 03, 2005

So very well composed and captured Donald. #1316871

Jordi Delgado May 04, 2005

Outstanding composition, Don!!

:-)) #1318062

Colleen Braun June 21, 2005

Congratulations... #1499169

Cindy Paquette June 21, 2005

WHOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!! SO GLAD to see this one here Don!!! Never doubt...A HUGE congratulations on this image!! #1499855

Tammy Scott level-classic June 21, 2005

Congratulations, Donald! #1499920

Judy S. Fung June 21, 2005

Congrats, Donald! #1499979

KHAWLA Haddad June 21, 2005

Congratulations Donald !!! #1501731

Danilo Piccioni June 22, 2005

Big Congrats on all your finalists1! #1502509

Mata Patan June 22, 2005

Congratulations Don!!! #1503169

Alan L. Borror June 22, 2005

Congratulations again, Don! #1503435

S J June 22, 2005

Okay Don, Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist win!! #1503815

Jennifer Rennison June 22, 2005

Cool shot, Donald, Congratulations on your finalist! #1505399

Sandra Freyler May 01, 2006

Awesome comp! Congratulations on this awesome finalist Donald! #2712993

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