Framed Steeple

© Ronald Balthazor

Framed Steeple

Uploaded: June 30, 2005 04:12:23


Island of Santorini


Colette M. Metcalf June 30, 2005

Very nice, Ron!!! #271298

Beverley A. Daniels June 30, 2005

Great shot Ronald--well framed! #1538299

Serena Pierce level-classic June 30, 2005

Nice capture Ron! Great frame and good colors! #1541001

Laura E. OConnor June 30, 2005

Beautiful framing. LOOK at those colors and contrast!!! Stunning! #1541020

Ronald Balthazor June 30, 2005

Thank you very much, Colette, Beverley, Serena, and Laura. #1541121

Cora Miller level-classic June 30, 2005

The repeating curves and lines of the window framing the similar curves and lines in the steeple is very effective!!! Great colors too! #1541637

Ronald Balthazor July 01, 2005

Thank you for the feedback, Cora. It is greatly appreciated. #1542931

Barbara Helgason July 22, 2005

Congratulations Ronald, awesome capture, good luck in the next round! #1622946

Dale Ann Cubbage July 22, 2005

Ron, congrats on this great finalist!! Good luck in the next round!

da #1622991

Serena Pierce level-classic July 22, 2005

Congrats Ron on your finalists!! #1623360

Jim Kinnunen level-classic July 22, 2005

This is very nice, Ron!!!!! Congratulations!!!! #1623478

Dominique Declerck July 22, 2005

Congratulations Ronald!!! #1623860

Willem van Altena July 23, 2005

What a beautiful shot Ron. I hope it wins, it's really gorgeous. #1624376

July 23, 2005

Nicely framed detail. #1624432

Ronald Balthazor July 23, 2005

Thank you very much, Barbara, DA, Serena, Jim, Dominique, Willem, and Judges. #1624755

Deborah Sandidge July 23, 2005

Beautifully composed, Ron - outstanding image, congratulations! #1625466

KHAWLA Haddad July 23, 2005

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!! #1625731

Ronald Balthazor July 23, 2005

Thank you kindly, Deborah and Kelly. #1626003

Kasia Elser July 23, 2005

Congrats! Great shot! #1626822

Lori Carlson July 23, 2005

Congratulations Ron!! I love it when I see a thumbnail photo and think oh that looks cool and then in the next second realize it's you and that makes it even cooler!! :0) LOVE your framing and colors!! :0) #1626853

Ronald Balthazor July 23, 2005

Thank you for the very gracious comments, Kasia and Lori (you're too funny). #1627245

Jeffrey D. Ziebell July 23, 2005

Fantastic Ron well done on being selected for the finals and good luck, wonderful image.; :) #1629278

Cora Miller level-classic July 23, 2005

Congratulations, Ron! Well deserving of its finalist spot. #1629850

Ronald Balthazor July 23, 2005

Thank you very much, Jeffrey and Cora. #1629948

Patrick Campbell July 24, 2005

Nice work, Ron, glad to see this in the finals! Looks you had some decent weather on your trip.... :-) #1631658

Sharon E. Lowe level-addict July 24, 2005

Very nice Ron - congrats on your finalist - you were supposed to take me on that trip however.... #1631934

Ronald Balthazor July 24, 2005

Wow! Great to hear from you, Patrick and Sharon. Thanks for the nice feedback. The weather was perfect. I could have used a few clouds in the sky but it's hard to complain about the small stuff. Sharon, I waited in Minneapolis, Amsterdam, and Athens for hours for you. Why didn't you show? #1632203

Judy A. Lawhon July 24, 2005

Great composition, Ronald and beautiful colors! Congratulations! #1632337

S J July 24, 2005

Congratulations on this excellent Finalist, Ronald!! #1633433

Ronald Balthazor July 25, 2005

Thank you very much, Judy and Sanjay. #1637536

Claudette Foote July 28, 2005

Congratulations on this excellent Finalist, Ronald!! #1649753

Ronald Balthazor July 28, 2005

Thank you kindly, Claudette. #1650283

LJ Corliss level-classic July 29, 2005

Excellent photo. Congrats, Ron :) #1653371

Ronald Balthazor July 29, 2005

Thanks, LJ. And, congratulations to you as well. #1653625

Donna W. Neal August 05, 2005

Wow Love the colors and what great framing! See how far behind I
Congratulations Ron on this finalist #1683021

Ronald Balthazor August 06, 2005

Thanks, Donna. I'm glad you're catching-up. #1683588

Paulette Plakidas August 07, 2005

This is gorgeous! Well-deserved recognition on your finalist! #1689285

Ronald Balthazor August 07, 2005

Thank you very much, Paulette. #1689393

Roxanne M. Bubar August 09, 2005

Congrats. This is beautiful. #1695234

Brian Cassar August 16, 2005

Wonderful capture. Well done and congratulations! #1722019

Brian Cassar August 16, 2005

Wonderful capture. Well done and congratulations! #1722020

Ronald Balthazor August 16, 2005

Thank you very much, Roxanne and Brian. #1722364

Shari Travison August 18, 2005

I really like this. Beautiful colors and great composition! #1732923

Ronald Balthazor August 18, 2005

I appreciate the comments, Shari. #1733122

Mary N C. Taitt August 24, 2005

Excelelnt shot, beautiful brilliant colors! COngratualtions! Mary #1761799

Ronald Balthazor August 24, 2005

Thanks, again, Mary. #1763080

Bill Houghton August 25, 2005

Nice shot Ronald. Beautiful work. #1765813

Ronald Balthazor August 25, 2005

Thank you very much, Bill. #1765881

Uyen August 27, 2005

Wonderful composition, Ronald. The colors and framing are gorgeous! #1774910

Ronald Balthazor August 28, 2005

Thanks, Uyen. I enjoy your creativity. #1775434

Lori L. Thomas September 29, 2005

Love these colors. They give such a feeling of peace and beauty. Great job and congratualations. #1900773

Ronald Balthazor September 29, 2005

Thank you kindly, Lori. #1901137

Bianca B. Steinfeldt October 02, 2005

Congratulation on this beautiful shot!!! Love the colors and your framing! #1908955

Ronald Balthazor October 02, 2005

Thank you very much, Bianca. #1909402

Jill Odice level-classic October 02, 2005

Beautiful sky as BG, and perfect framing with the window!!! :-) #1909880

Katherine K October 02, 2005

INCREDIBLE!!! You have soooo many glorious winners in your gallery-- sooooo spectacular. Thanks for sharing with us! #1910120

Ronald Balthazor October 03, 2005

Thanks. I'm humbled by your kind words, Jill and Katherine. #1910326

Sergio La Spina October 29, 2005

The your gallery is fantastic!!!! great color and image wowwww #2012849

Ronald Balthazor October 29, 2005

Thank you very much, Sergio. #2013146

Kristi A. Howson November 06, 2005

Perfect framing and gorgeous colors Roger. Congratulations on your Finalist! #2041959

Ronald Balthazor November 06, 2005

Thanks, Kristi. #2041989

Luis Louro November 10, 2005

Congratulations, Ronald!!! #2057040

Ronald Balthazor November 10, 2005

Thank you, Luis. #2057701

Stan J. Bendkowski November 19, 2005

Congratulations, Ronald! Beautiful photograph. I enjoy your gallery. #2094015

Ronald Balthazor November 19, 2005

Thank you very much, Stan. #2094042

Johnny Santoso November 23, 2005

Wow... excellent capture Ronald.! stunning color, composition, perfect angle.. You have lots of stunning photos really enjoy looking your gallery..Big Congratulations on Finalist.. regards, #2113241

Ronald Balthazor November 24, 2005

Thank you for the generous comments, Johnny. #2116335

Boris Kirpichnikov level-classic April 27, 2006

exellent colors and framing!
the pictires I found in your gallery
are really great works!
congratulations,Ronald! #2697906

Ronald Balthazor April 27, 2006

Thanks, Boris. Your own gallery is most impressive. #2698842

Kay Beausoleil May 03, 2006

Congratulations on this finalist, Ronald -- the colours and the composition are both wonderful! #2721584

Ronald Balthazor May 03, 2006

Thanks, Kay. I appreciate your comments. #2722003

Akhilesh Sharma May 08, 2006

Perfect... and congratulatoins! #2737132

Ronald Balthazor May 08, 2006

Thank you very much, Akhilesh. #2739260

Stan Kwasniowski June 09, 2006

Ron, this is so beautiful to look at #2874304

Ronald Balthazor June 10, 2006

Thank you for commenting, Stan. #2877578

Jill Odice level-classic June 11, 2006

After seeing this and Jill's photos of Santorini, it makes me want to go there! I can see why the judges loved this! A really beautiful image, well done in every way! #2883131

Ronald Balthazor June 12, 2006

Thanks, Jill, I must have taken 5,000 images while in Crete, Athens, and Santorini. If you are looking to expand your library the trip would be a dream. #2884921

Zenon Toczek June 26, 2006

Wow! Ronald, what an impressive gallery you have!
zenon #2953140

Ronald Balthazor June 26, 2006

Thanks, Zenon. Now if I could only ride a bike... #2954337

Wojtek Dziedzic July 05, 2006

Ooooh my....I haven't seen so many finalists in one portfolio yet!

Ronald, I have looked at your portfolio and believe me, it was a real pleasure watching it. Thank you for visiting my folio. Best regards!

Wojtek #2988709

Ronald Balthazor July 05, 2006

Thanks, Wojtek. #2989147

Lorri Shane July 25, 2006

Congrats, Ron. It is so well framed!
Good luck! Lorri #3080774

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