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Salon de Embajadores take two

Posted by
grouser (Ludlow, United Kingdom) on 19 October 2009 in Art & Design and Portfolio.

Moving the viewpoint upwards from yesterday, this is the ceiling.

NIKON D70s 1/10 second F/3.5 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

k@ from Paris, France

Upwards for sure ! Like a golden sun in this beautiful architecture's sky !

19 Oct 2009 11:06am

@k@: I was pleased with my steadiness on this one. A tenth of a second hand held, although I did brace myself against a wall :)

Reno from Madrid, Spain

Wow, magnific(ly) scene/seen!! I like the geometric form of this structure.

19 Oct 2009 11:14am

Xerophytes from London, United Kingdom

amazing shot. The middle part somehow playing a trick in my eyes.

19 Oct 2009 11:28am

Michael Skorulski from Cigel, Slovakia

Wow. Stunning image of this amazing ceiling, Grouser. Unbelievable detail.

19 Oct 2009 11:32am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

You have to wonder about the construction of these places and man hours required to decorate. I'm sticking with two coats of white vinyl matt!

19 Oct 2009 12:12pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

An art piece!

19 Oct 2009 1:04pm

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

gorgeous color and detail!! beautiful!

19 Oct 2009 1:24pm

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

What a beautiful piece of work... great shot.

19 Oct 2009 1:47pm

don from United States

Fantastic! A remarkable ceiling of art work.

19 Oct 2009 2:35pm

Jeff from Pembroke Dock, Wales., United Kingdom

Do me a favour Grouse take the word "Snapshots" out of your heading,clickers like me take snapshots..Your on a higher level...!Damn it !.

19 Oct 2009 3:03pm

@Jeff: Flattery will get you everywhere Jeff ;)

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Cool, an optical illusion - is the dome going in or out?!

19 Oct 2009 3:04pm

@B. Thomas: It's a hollow within the building; concave.

Onlymehdi from Wayne, United States


19 Oct 2009 3:26pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

fantastic crop and details , great work !

19 Oct 2009 3:39pm

thami from Morocco

Quel faste et quelle magnificence dorée!
Bon début de semaine lumineux!

19 Oct 2009 3:59pm

dobbino from Cape Town, South Africa

Magical workmanship - the ceiling and the image!

19 Oct 2009 6:11pm

Mike from Shell village, United Kingdom

Not only artistic it's also a thing of great beauty. excellent shot grouse

19 Oct 2009 8:59pm

Anina from Auckland, New Zealand

WOW! Beautiful! Great lighting and detail.

19 Oct 2009 9:04pm

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good evening, Grouser,
ooohhh, I am amazed at so much gold. It looks brilliant. This work was very hard and prepared with lots of imagination. This recording is very nice. Dear greetings Christel

19 Oct 2009 10:24pm

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

The Alcázar is a great architecture and this photo transmit the luminous atmosphere of these rooms.

20 Oct 2009 3:54am

Linerberry from Sumner, Christchurch, New Zealand

WOW!!!! Superb!!

20 Oct 2009 4:54am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(an old West Wales boy), Germany

amazing work,great shot and fantastic colours !!!!

20 Oct 2009 8:56am

`Paul from Minneapolis, United States

wow! dramatic!

20 Oct 2009 2:57pm

Shahriar choobin from Mashhad, Iran


29 Nov 2011 3:50pm

1/10 second
27 mm (35mm equiv.)