© Michelle Alton


Uploaded: April 12, 2015 | Entered: April 12, 2015 02:51:14


I was a passenger as we came off the Ben Franklin Bridge (Camden, New Jersey to Philadelphia) after having been soaked to the bone in a torrential storm during a photo shoot. This is an interesting view of the Philly skyline. The little man that seems to be walking on the roof of the building on the left is really the gigantic statue of William Penn that sits on top of the City Hall tower. And the Comcast Center (2nd from right), now the tallest building in Philadelphia, will lose that status in 2017, as Comcast's second building is completed. It has just begun to rise above a large hole just one block from its amazing Dad.

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/320 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III


Candace M. Cleveland level-classic April 12, 2015

I like the statue and the clouds floating across the buildings. #1614272

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 12, 2015

Like they say "If you are going to get wet you might as well get soaked" - Very dramatic - Great capture Michelle! #11283955

Gord MacEachern April 12, 2015

This has a very cold wet feel to it Michelle, great capture, and info!! #11283972

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe April 12, 2015

Wonderful capture, Michelle!!! #11284023

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe April 12, 2015

Wonderful MT, capture, Michele. #11284121

Susan D. Royce level-classic April 12, 2015

Great photo and description, Michelle. #11284142

John Connolly April 12, 2015

This image has a foreboding mood to it Michelle! The sky adds to the drama of this wonderful image! #11284253

Evy Johansen level-classic April 12, 2015

Wonderful shot, Michelle! #11284357

Terry Cervi level-classic April 12, 2015

Looks pretty ominous, Michelle! A fantastic shot although it's too bad you got soaked! #11284398

Carol L. Fowler April 13, 2015

Very interesting and dramatic skyline #11284806

Karen E. Michaels level-deluxe April 14, 2015

Excellent timing and fast shooting, Michelle. A talent in and of itself. #11285019

frank w. degenhardt level-classic April 14, 2015

Love the dramatic look of the picture with that sky. Love the design work of the buildings and the little man. Gorgeous work Michelle. #11285334

Emile Abbott level-deluxe April 15, 2015

What drama in the sky. Interesting skyline. #11286424

Nancy L. Green level-classic April 17, 2015

We need some of that here Michell, VERY well done!!! <>< #11287406

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic April 18, 2015

Looks very wet and cold. Perfect for the Monthly Theme. Ditto with Nancy. #11288232

Anita Bower July 18, 2015

Excellent. I like this different point of view of the city. I'm enjoying your photos. Your love of life comes through. #11332872

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