Blue Santa Fe Window

Uploaded: June 15, 2005 23:30:29


aperture f 5.6, shutter 1/125, lens 50mm, location - Santa Fe, New Mexico.

The elements of design is the simplicity of knowing what you're seeing without really getting the whole picture. Driving down the streets in old town Santa Fe this is the feel you get looking out of your car window. Stark shapes and bold bursts of color pop out at you for only a moment. You recognize what you see even though you wonder what is behind the wall.


S J June 16, 2005

Truly an excellent find and capture, Gunther!! Love the vertical framing, color tones and your fine perspective on this!! I expect to see this again... #264032

Gunther Allen June 16, 2005

Thank you for that Sanjay! I appreciate you taking the time to comment! -G #1476788

Cathy Barrows July 22, 2005

Congrats on your the pop of blue #1623234

Gunther Allen July 22, 2005

Thank you Cathy. I love the stark contrast of color with the desert muted colors. There is a magic quality about it. The blues seem bluer and have more meaning. It is like seeing a rainbow for the first time. You gaze in amazement and then it fades away until you see it appear again when you least expect it! - :-) -G #1623853

Marie Fields July 23, 2005

This is fantastic, Gunther! Congratulations!!! #1625315

Susana Ms Heide July 23, 2005

Such rich colors! Great eye Gunther!! Love the way you framed this, CONGRATS! #1628429

Gunther Allen July 23, 2005

Thank you Susana and Marie! :-) #1628574

S J July 23, 2005

It's so very good to see it back, Gunther!!! CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding Finalist!! #1629795

Kathy Shogren level-classic July 24, 2005

WooHoo! Congrats Gunther on this wonderful finalist. Wonderful composition and color. Good luck with this one. #1631860

Gunther Allen July 24, 2005

Thanks again Sanjay and thank you Kathy! I've got my fingers crossed! -G #1631958

Jill Odice level-classic September 18, 2005

I spent a wintrer in Sante Fe and fell in love with the doors and windows that had this beautiful blue color. Now everywhere I live I want to paint my doorways and windows like that :-) This is such a great shot, it really IS Sante Fe :-) #1853240

Sandra Freyler September 23, 2005

Beautiful image! Great shot! #1872035

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