Shot taken at Palazzo Vecchio, Firenze. I was amazed by the its golden roofs...hypnotic indeed!
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siolaw (38292) 2007-12-08 4:04
Nice symmetric POV giving a strong graphism helped also by good sharp details. The golden tones are well rendered too.
Flavia (10352) 2007-12-08 4:09
Such an interesting pattern! Looking long at it really makes you dizzy! Well seem and done.
Sanderson-Brown (6) 2007-12-08 4:12
amazing shot! Very symetric and great sharpness. Fantastic!
cfreire (11741) 2007-12-08 5:25
Linda esta composição com grandes simetria e grafismos. Eu gostei muito, as cores estão muito harmônicas e os contrastes bem equilibrados. Ótimo trabalho, um abraço, Consuelo
batalay (38821) 2007-12-08 7:47
Since I am writing a book entitled, "Leonardo's Universe," I found the image of the Palazzo Vecchio fascinating. The tile pattern of octagons and squares with astonishing Renaissance era embellishment is beautifully photographed — no distortion in perspective, rich in colors and details. Thanks for letting us all into the Palazzo Vecchio to enjoy this view vicariously.
In 1503-1504 Leonardo and Michelangelo received commissions to compete, each to paint a colossal mural in the Palazzo Vecchio. Leonardo was to paint the Battle of Anghiari, and Michelangelo the Battle of Cascina. The project fell through, ending what would have been the greatest clash of the two titans of the High Renaissance — and perhaps the masterpieces to end all masterpieces.
Warm regards from Virginia, USA
jmdias (64384) 2007-12-08 7:58
magnífico detalhe desta peça de arte, imagino quantos zilhões de coisas semelhantes estejam espalhadas por toda itália. Aqui a nitidez, a luz e as cores estão perfeitas
starky (1616) 2007-12-08 8:01
Hi Carlos.Beautiful golden ornamentico.
Best regards, Bosko.
jusninasirun (17162) 2007-12-08 8:03
Indeed hypnotic Carlos. Superb clarity and perfectly exposed golden roof. Looks real - are they?
paura (47186) 2007-12-08 8:10
Uma interessante composição, com incríveis resultados óticos. Incrível a trabalheira que deve ter dado construir isso.
Beleza de foto, amigo.
Cretense (68703) 2007-12-08 8:34
My god what a photo! it is really hypnotizing! Excellent composition and paterns, I am amazed by the lack of any perspective distortion and of the great light managment. Pretty clear for ISO 1600! Congratulations!
lucasgalodoido (22304) 2007-12-08 9:51
lembra muito aquelas imagens daqueles livros 3D antigos, hehe. Agora impresisoante mesmo é a sensibilidade do sensor da Rebel, ISO 1600 e sem ruído nenhum, que maravilha!
Parabéns e Abraço!
Silvio1953 (143049) 2007-12-08 10:15
Hola Carlos, splendid symmetric composition with superb graphic effect, very well done, have a good week end, ciao Silvio
Bluejeans (64251) 2007-12-08 14:51
Oi amigo ,
A tua foto pareçe um tapete persa , que ricos detalhes tem este tecto e um belo trabalho de arte , bom enquadramento da foto gostei das cores , parabens!!!
Um abraço Gonçalo
Photo65Net (43120) 2007-12-09 3:13
Amlazing graphics,beautiful geometrics, your POV works perfectly.
Gold colors are beautiful too, nice job.
cunejo200 (7281) 2007-12-09 6:33
Superb details and clarity of the golden roof. The thumbnail looked like it could be a close up of a fabric design. Impressive. Greetings from a rainy Wash D.C. Danilo
Scharan (14144) 2007-12-09 7:37
Bela foto, ótimo enquadramento.
Cores e formas criativas, meus parabéns, bom olhar fotográfico Carlos.
molla (7129) 2007-12-09 10:50
psykedelic renaissance, would be my description of this fantastic ceiling.
a very good capture to get everything squard am good exposed.
John_F_Kennedy (43665) 2007-12-09 23:22
Very good point of view, beautiful visual. I like it texture.
jlbrthnn (76037) 2007-12-10 2:31
These very fine and very complicated shapes, are captured perfectly. The colors are well made and pleasant. It is an excellent work.
vincz (19113) 2007-12-10 3:32
Really nice and hynotic patterns. I like the blue and gold. Very well seen.
evanrizo (456) 2007-12-10 3:38
Woooooohhhhh the designs are very very good to see and they work as a think to calm the one it looks at this!-:))
Excellent ideal framed it.
Great seen Carlos and done.
Have a nice week.
wishlist (4133) 2007-12-10 3:40
Hi Carlos, beautiful pattern with excellent clarity and well visible details. The gold tone here is beautiful to see and the compo is truly hypnotic!!
Floydian (30970) 2007-12-10 4:34
A very artistic photo, not something i would expect from you. But if you also see these kind of things than you have really a good eye for detail and compositions.
The symmetry here is wonderful, doesn't look like a picture all, more like a kind of painting...very nice.
patdeph (35748) 2007-12-10 9:39
when I saw your photo,I thought that it was an oriental carpet.The blue and golden colours are superb,and the sharpness is so good that we can see every detail of the patterns!The quality is excellent for 166 iso.Very well done!
Have a nice evening.
Benedict (7076) 2007-12-10 19:56
i wished my ceiling be like this!...:-) dream on ben, dream on!
lovely capture of this one with all those geometric patterns clearly seen. hypnotizing look indeed! i feel lighheadedness coming into me the more i stare at it!
axiotea (21651) 2007-12-11 1:33
I've never been to Firenze, but I know that it is a city I always wanted to visit...
Excellent details of the roof providing nice graphism and symmetry with good DOF and colors.
vascao (192) 2007-12-14 15:13
Putz, Carlos, que coisa linda! Belíssimas cores e um componente gráfico fantástico. Bravo!
pboehringer (770) 2007-12-14 18:20
ate parece o teto do meu quarto de dormir ... hahaha! Bem que eu gostaria. Tecnica simples com registro de um lugar magnifico.
thor68 (5586) 2007-12-16 10:46
ok, this is amazing and i do not know where to look, the golden patterns are so beautiful with
all their wonderful and sharp details. superb job & always a good idea to look up, thor.
Charo (51212) 2007-12-20 17:07
Muy buena toma bien encuadrada y con muy buenos detalles y color.
clio (27961) 2008-01-13 6:07
Magnificent recording of this ceiling of Palazzo vecchio. Colors and neatness are fantastic and the perfect centring.
A great realization.
mpdre (1611) 2008-01-29 19:49
Hi Carlos! I like very much this golden photo. It is true that the pattern has an hypnotic effect. Difficult to say why. Probaly the amalgam of points and bars, and the strong colors. It remind me also a persian carpet with interesting patterns. Excellent!!!
bruce_wayne (1507) 2008-02-01 13:16
wonderful picture, this texture has a great clearness and right color...very very well done!
Stepan (27210) 2008-02-22 23:00
Hypnotic, you're right with such a close crop. An interesting macro compo, with a pertinent title. Well done.
pablominto (53746) 2008-11-05 23:14
Seems like you've hit exactly the right angle, resulting in correct lines and fine symmetry!
Super sharp details and the colours are well reproduced....
Amazing to see how much work they put into decoration details in the architecture, also to our pleasure!
danos (97779) 2009-03-01 2:30
really impressive this roof of the interior of Palazzo Veccio.I like the details and the sharpness of the scene as the good management of the lighting conditions.Well done.
COSTANTINO (65198) 2009-03-02 11:47
Fantastic symmetry work in the palazzio
I like the whole presentation,the gold tones who give the particular beauty ..the symmetry
Very well composed
Amaz (11475) 2009-08-11 1:10
Extraordninária composição, Carlos!!!
Excelente grafismo e bom enquadramento!!!
diomed (13926) 2010-01-25 13:56
fantastico dettaglio di Palazzo Vecchio. Grande gioco di simmetrie, ottima cornice, gioco veramejnte ipnotico. Bravissimo!!
subhendu_bagchi (26089) 2010-04-20 18:08
it is really nice to see the beautiful texture with gold tone. Simple but effective composition with the nice tone and outstanding sharpness. Very well framed also. An excellent work from your oldies.
Have a nice day.
- Copyright: Carlos CB (belido) (19934)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-10-13
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Canon 350D (Digital Rebel XT), 18-55mm/f3.5-5.6, Digital ISO 1600, Hoya Pro1 Digital 58mm PL-C
- Exposure: f/3.5, 1/40 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2007-12-08 3:58