It was a warm summer day. Decided to drive down to Atlantic City not for gambling but for sightseeing. It was a 90 minute drive on Garden State Parkway and 15 minute drive on Atlantic City Expressway. Parked the car in the garage and with my camera came to the shore where you see these colorful buildings. There are a few casinos, lots of shops, eating places and other things on this boardwalk.
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JFS (32459) 2012-02-21 2:44
Atlantic city or Disney Land? What an explosion of colour! Peaplo must be very happy there! Nice shot my friend!
ChrisJ (113309) 2012-02-21 3:06
Surprisingly colorful for a US city. Good saturation & sharpness too with the people adding scale & animating the shot. The diagonal angle of the street adds dynamism & linear perspective. Tfs!
jacquest (18927) 2012-02-21 3:58
I like the straight line of the boardwalk leading the eye on those colorful buildings. Good animated view and summer mood. Looks like one of Donald's Trump casino at the rear.
Have a great day
npecanhuk (75144) 2012-02-21 3:59
Exotical architectural details... similar to Las Vegas', for sure!
Very nice and interesting picture!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, chosen pov and composition are all excellent features!
TFS - congrats,
bayno (18344) 2012-02-21 4:00
the photo is very beautiful soul, happy with all these colorful buildings, a scene full of movement and without cars, there is also a good sharp, your POV is very good and nice perspective created, the picture is a little crooked, hanging 1 degree to the left, and there's a bit of lens distortion, in my opinion is a little too bright, do not hate me for my comments, are lightness, is a great shot, I did a WS ... hope you do not mind, have a good day,
papagolf21 (101008) 2012-02-21 4:31
Je découvre cette ville avec grand plaisir. La période estivale est bien agréable pour circuler le long de cette promenade entourée d'immeubles colorés.
J'aime beaucoup l'ambiance générale.
krzychu30 (15512) 2012-02-21 5:00
I didn´t realize,that Atlantic City is so beautiful and colorful.Agree with Juan,it looks almost like Disneyland.Very nice captured scene,which shows us large part of this boardwalk with beautiful surrounding architecture.Excellent work!
Have a nice day
Noel_Byrne (31006) 2012-02-21 5:42
this is such a bright and colorful shot! I have heard about Atlantic City so many times, but never really seen much of it. This picture sums up exactly how I would picture this place.
Sergiom (78667) 2012-02-21 5:51
Je viens justement de me taper la saison un de Boardwalk Empire qui se situe justement à cet endroit mais à une autre époque. Toujours aussi coloré ce bord de mer.
Budapestman (82620) 2012-02-21 6:22
a very spectacular photo. I like the attractive architectural details and the vivid colours, the POV is excellent, great atmosphere, Tfs! Have a nice week! Kellemes hetet kívánok!
golus (2893) 2012-02-21 6:32
Splendid colors and great depth here. We see lots of people walking by and this gives the scene life and dynamism. Great composition with lots of details too. I have been there some 20 years ago and happy to see no significant change. Thanks for sharing. Best wishes,
sacimar (26205) 2012-02-21 7:32
this is a colorful boardwalk, I like the scene you show with the people walking around, the buildings are interesting,
nobuikehonda (3848) 2012-02-21 7:44
Hello Dear Lakshmi !
We rarely see a town as colourful as this one. The atmosphere of the town is also just as colourful as the photo itself. Is the pavement of this part of the town done in wood? I wonder what this town is like after dark. I can imagine it to be well illuminated and even livelier in ambience. This image reminds me of a photo from Miami. All the architecture is made of sugar. The cheerful atmosphere of the town is well presented in the photo. The image is well exposed and well saturated. Atlantic City in August, the summery scene is full of friendliness. The pedestrian street is very nice; we don’t have to watch out for cars. To be able to walk in the middle of the wide walkway must be a very pleasant experience.
With my very best and warm regards,
Have a very nice Tuesday morning, Lakshmi
patdeph (35748) 2012-02-21 9:50
the place seems to be very pleasant to live,I like the architecture, the colors and the sensation of space very much.
pajaran (60113) 2012-02-21 10:22
Lepo mesto bez automobila sa lepim zgradama i ljudima koji setaju, dobra kompozicija.
Dobar trenutak snimka, perspektiva i prikaz, lepe boje.
Tu su i klupe za umorne setace.
Imajte lep i uspesan dan, sve najbolje.
Nice place with beautiful car-free buildings and people walking, good composition.
Good time recording, and display perspective, beautiful colors.
There are also benches for tired walkers.
Have a nice and successful day, all the best.
dkmurphys (58072) 2012-02-21 10:39
Splendid colors of that well known city. Lately I've enjoyed the Boardwalk Empire series about the mobs in Atlantic City. Well catch, have a nice day.
annjackman (21895) 2012-02-21 11:20
The colours of the building are amazing and make a great photo. Well done.
Kind Regards, Ann
cornejo (41813) 2012-02-21 12:36
Hi Lakshmi, very nice photo of these buildings full of color and fantasy, with a good pov and spectacular color, sharpness and excellent quality. Very nice and charming work, congratulations friend of mine. Good night and happy week. Tfs.
PaulVDV (28843) 2012-02-21 13:32
I had no idea a city in the US could look so colourful and exotic!
With the relaxed atmosphere of the people in the pedestrian street this looks like a scene in a major film studio.
Or like a scene of a theme park.
Good perspective, composition and lovely colours.
Best regards, Paul
Gigidusud (20825) 2012-02-21 14:39
Beautiful composition with fantastic colors!Ilike it!
Thanks for sharing.
kordinator (20517) 2012-02-21 15:59
Lovely street life scene in places composition.
Photos full of various fantastic details and colors.
ikeharel (70753) 2012-02-22 7:29
Colorful image of "East-Vegas", Lakshmi.
Managed well with contrast and light to show each building on diff. tone, and people gave dynamic scale.
jusninasirun (17162) 2012-02-22 7:58
It must be a fun trip for you. This broadwalk capture is nice with activities against colorful building. I like the view and exposure control in the frame.
Thanks and kind regards,
axiotea (21651) 2012-02-22 9:12
The summer feel is well conveyed in that part of the city where the buildings are so colourful! A real pleasure for photographers ;) I like the blue clock tower!
Graal (102752) 2012-02-22 23:19
an interesting presentation from famous City. Amazing architecture. Fine palette of colours here. Good shot.
Have a nice day.
TopGeo (38216) 2012-02-23 11:57
A very pleasant and joyful view with composition of these colorful houses Amazing landscape photography, beautiful place! Excellent POV, framing and composition, amazing combinations with of BG Faultlessly light management, wonderful colours! Beautiful calm atmosphere! Congratulations!
cavli (1876) 2012-02-26 2:17
Good saturation and sharpness with the people adding scale and atmosphere. very good colors. nice pov and dof. tfs
claudeD (38418) 2012-02-28 6:40
very fine boardside picture with a fine composition and excellent fresh colrs. I like this scenery very much.TFS.
With regards from Luxembourg
sacavem (18620) 2012-02-28 8:31
Great photo, is a pretty postcard of this place. Good colours and contrast.
jmdias (63998) 2012-03-01 16:46
beautiful those colored façades ahead. I liked the way you framed this image showing people enjoying the time here.
Sonata11 (33795) 2012-03-24 18:38
what a lovely and charming snapshot of this colorful buildings in this place wonderfully executed with fantastic POV, DOF, beautiful vivid colors, sharpness, fantastic and marvellous picture. Perfectly well done. Awesome !!!
All the best and have a nice WE,