A welcome change to blue skies, after the dismal overcast conditions & rain of the fortnight before. The tourist crowds on the Great Wall of China, didn't bother me. This is China after all, the world's most populous country.
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knerkowski (1476) 2007-12-01 2:05
Nice shot of the Great Wall.
Colours are very good and the umbrella's team is perfect.
Thanks for sharing
snunney (103207) 2007-12-01 2:34
I like this image of the Great Wall; great perspective and wonderful vitality, the group with the umbrellas are a definite plus. Very good colours and clarity. Like it a lot.
jurek1951 (42196) 2007-12-01 2:43
What a great place in China,wonderful picture,colors, POV and composition, just lovely.
skellywag (887) 2007-12-01 3:06
Hi Chris, I am envious of this blue sky -our trip to the wall was a fantastic experience but alas the skies spoilt the shots. Not the memories though! Regards, Jean
fayeulle (27827) 2007-12-01 3:09
The tourist ribbon is always the same as it was when I went to this place. Stunning blue sky for China.
Gerrit (52099) 2007-12-01 3:32
good positioning of the people and excellent perspective in the vertical format.
barrufeto_77 (28886) 2007-12-01 3:51
Nice how you can visit the Great Wall due to the picture...
ribeiroantonio (22637) 2007-12-01 4:03
This is one of the best shots I have ever seen about the Great Wall. It is so clear and sharp that we do not get tired looking at. And the colours are also first class. Just looking at the white umbrella we can see how well you got the light under control. Very well done.
Gustaw (21670) 2007-12-01 4:11
Hi, my friend!
It is very good composition. It is very beautiful view from China. I like your colours and light. It must be very interesting place.
Partha_c (2029) 2007-12-01 4:56
Hi Chris. Great Wall with a great POV. Excellent. Very nicely composed. Never seen earlier. The winding wall under the blue sky and the greens on the sides with walkers going up -- gives a good treat to the eyes. Thanks for sharing in TE. Regards.
Fis2 (102276) 2007-12-01 5:33
Very curious place. Good vertical frame. I like the composition and colors. Very impressive picture. Well done.
carper (96) 2007-12-01 5:34
a fantastic shot Chris,
this is a very famous place the big wall, the composition is well taken and I like the perspective in the shot, very good photojob here, have a nice weekend.
cunejo200 (7281) 2007-12-01 6:08
This is one of the best Great Wall photos I have seen in a while. The blue sky, the green foliage flanking the Wall, and the inclusion of people - they are all appealing. Best regards, Danilo
Paolo (41222) 2007-12-01 6:14
Hi Chrs, a great view of the Great Wall, with a fantastic persepctive up to the tower on the top of the hill. excellent quality and wonderufl colours.
Budapestman (82620) 2007-12-01 6:17
Wonderful shot. I like the spectacular composition and the full of life atmosphere, details are splendid. Colours and lights are very fine, Very well done!
Have a nice weekend
asajernigan (21427) 2007-12-01 6:30
Outstanding shot of the great wall. Your composition is great using the wall itself to lead the eye through the photo. The people with umbrellas add a lot to the shot. The lighting and colors are outstanding with an excellent sky! The photo is clear and sharp through out!
riclopes (35577) 2007-12-01 8:36
Superb perspective of this famous place, Chris. The blue sky sure contributes to make this image appealing, but that's not all. Love the textures, the colors, the way the wall does a kind of knot effect on top and even the people add a nice busy atmosphere. Great shot.
have a nice weekend,
Muse (34962) 2007-12-01 8:51
This wall must be very impressive. A very good framing in against diving. Pretty colors and a good light
Have a good week end
timotey (119) 2007-12-01 10:53
A very nice view from this so famous place. The point of view gives a nice perspective ans shows you a part of the way you have to walk ;) Umbrellas are already usefull to protect from the sun now after rainy days. Very beautiful view indeed with great saturated colours. Very well done !
stego (24132) 2007-12-01 12:21
Gorgeous POV, light, colours and sharpness. The tourists also don't bother me, well at contrary, it's nice to see them.
pablominto (53746) 2007-12-02 1:36
Rich attractive colours, and the point of view gives a great feeling of depth!
The winding wall is a great subject, and you make the most of it here in this well balanced composition...
Sharp fine details on this beautiful sunny day!
Silvio1953 (148411) 2007-12-02 1:41
Hi Chris, superb POV for a beautifut view of Great Wall with splendid colors, good insertion of walking people, very well done, ciao Silvio
axiotea (21651) 2007-12-02 9:35
Excellent POv, which makes me think of the Russian mountains :) over this famous place with its green environment. There is a good sense of depth, nice colors and great choice of vertical framing.
andante (7092) 2007-12-02 14:54
Hi Chris, very sharp image of the Wall you are presenting today. The colors are postcard quality. The vertical format helps adding a sense of scale about the grandiosity of the monument.
jemaflor (100085) 2007-12-03 3:43
A good shot about this famous wall, great depth for your shot with this perspective, interesting and funny umbrellas to give life at your view.
jhm (156458) 2007-12-03 3:43
I missing the tempo of you placing, what a beautiful picture,very great class.
Perspective and depth are wonderful, one of your best pictures Chris, my compliments.
Thanks for sharing.
Have a nice day,
pasternak (15185) 2007-12-03 6:06
Nice panorama of the Great Wall, Chris, light is good and I like the curve of the wall on top... also the bright colours work well together...
keribar (43841) 2007-12-03 7:42
An excellent opportunity to see how the Great Wall looks at Badaling we were taken to Sumotai ( Or something which sounds similar ) The wall takes us to the top of the hill and the inclusion of colorful pedestrians is just perfect - Friendly regards - Izzet
ysabaner (1069) 2007-12-04 23:38
Very well historical built, wonderfull contrast and colors, well done.
Angshu (56760) 2007-12-06 0:43
Brilliant polarised blue sky, superb sharpness & a crisp shot. Like how with the perspective & the stairs our eyes move up right upto the top. Graphism of the stairs is also wonderful. Excellent, and perhaps one of the best shots Iíve seen of the Great wall in this site!
MLINES (12516) 2007-12-06 3:51
Hi Chris. As titled the blue skies is an ideal backdrop for this beyong imagination structure. The wet day photo shows how blessed you were on this fine day. TFS. Murray.
Emile (20352) 2007-12-08 8:12
Great shot of the Great Wall, this time captured under a beautiful day with lot of sunlight, you got a very good perspective from a high POV, good colors and sharpness. People add motion to your wonderful photo.
Wish you a nice a beautiful weekend.
maphoto (8082) 2007-12-11 16:01
Nice point of view Chris, the blue sky shines and the contrast with the green bushes is excellent. I like how the wall point to the sky, very well presented, good work !
Hellas (6983) 2009-02-20 1:39
Your photo is of a high quality! Very well exposed and framed! The light management is also very good! Fine details and saturated colours especially the green and blue!
Many thanks for sharing.