Villandry 3

© Nikki McDonald

Villandry 3

Claudia Kuhn level-classic February 19, 2010

Beautiful view of this castle Nikki! Nice framing too. #1240470

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe February 19, 2010

Excellent framing and beautiful capture of this castle, Nikki. #8393674

Amy M. Wilson February 19, 2010

Beautiful capture, colors, details and love the framing, Nikki! #8393676

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe February 19, 2010

Well, you did a great job on it! #8393684

MELODIE C. ROBERTS February 19, 2010

Teacher Gets an A For this Assignment!!
I LOVE these kinds of shots NiK
Fantastic Colors and Details!!
Nice Castle too ;0) #8393721

Douglas Pignet February 19, 2010

Beautiful framming on this lovely capture, great comp & pov, well done. #8393759

William C. Raco level-addict February 19, 2010

Beautiful scene with great detail and color.
Excellent natural framing, Nikki #8393808

Graham Robards level-classic February 19, 2010

Wonderful natural framing Nikki. Lucky you being able to visit there! Pat #8393962

Bonnie C. Lackey February 19, 2010

Your framing gives this a fairy tale feeling! What a beauty! #8394093

Monnie Ryan February 19, 2010

Just perfect, Nikki! You've done a terrific job! #8394248

Daniel Ruf February 19, 2010

You may have been on a framing assignment, but you gave us a lovely center of interest along with. #8394860

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna February 19, 2010

Beautifully framed with wonderful colors and clarity, Nikki!!! :-) k #8398111

Leslie McLain level-deluxe February 20, 2010

Terrific capture and frame, Nikki. #8400191

Renata Gusciora February 20, 2010

Wonderful image with superb framing and lovely colors,Nikki! #8400417

Keith P. Wagner February 20, 2010

Very nicely done Nikki; love the framing!

Keith #8400763

Mitch Spence level-classic February 23, 2010

Yeah, the framing is very nice. Also very nice is the exposure on the foreground elements of the wall while getting such a nice exposure of the larger scene. #8409747

Anna Krukowska March 26, 2010

Beautiful framing and nice processing!
Looks like from fairy tale :) #8483057

Mitch Spence level-classic March 26, 2010

Good for you. It's a pretty, and assignments are good, making us do "stuff," right? #8483129

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 26, 2010

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist! #8483752

Gord MacEachern March 26, 2010

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist Nikki!! #8484600

Michelle Alton March 26, 2010

This is thrilling in so many ways, Nikki.
Congratulations! #8484850

Amy M. Wilson March 26, 2010

Simply stunning and so well-deserved... big congratulations on this fantastic Finalist, Nikki!!! #8484947

William C. Raco level-addict March 26, 2010

Beautiful photo, Nikki
Congratulations #8485049

Keith P. Wagner March 26, 2010

Congrats on being picked as a finalist Nikki!

Keith #8485367

Jeana Clark March 26, 2010


HUGE CONGRATULATIONS NIKKI!!!!!
Excellent color and details!!!
OUTSTANDING WORK!!!!!!!!!
Good Luck In The Next Round!!!!

~J~ #8485458

Angie M. Davis March 26, 2010

This is gorgeous!! Congrats Nikki!!!
#8485588

Tamara K. Walker level-classic March 26, 2010

Congratullations! #8485619

Lynne S. Fried March 26, 2010

Congratulations Nikki - awesome picture! #8485632

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic March 26, 2010

Awesome image...wonderful colors. Congratulations on a well deserved finalist and good luck in the next round. #8486111

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic March 26, 2010

You did it beautifully well,Nikki! Congratulations !! #8486166

Christine Czernin level-classic March 27, 2010

Beautiful shot, Nikki, with perfect DOF.Big congrats.
How I look forward to our trip to France, even more so when I see your beautiful pictures from that aerea. #8486191

Thomas E. Hinds March 27, 2010

Wonderful image! You get an A on the framing assignment! Congratulations, Nikki! #8486264

MELODIE C. ROBERTS March 27, 2010

Congratulations NiK on your 3 finalists!
If I had to pick one........;0) #8486424

Douglas Pignet March 27, 2010

Congrats on your finalist, well done #8486454

Courtenay Vanderbilt March 27, 2010

Big Congratulations, Nikki!!! #8486634

Stan J. Bendkowski March 27, 2010

Congratulations on your finalist, Nikki! #8487016

Debra R. Harder March 27, 2010

Ohhh...I love how you framed this Nikki! Absolutely GORGEOUS! Huge congratulations on your magnificent finalist!! Deb #8487255

Patrick Rouzes level-classic March 27, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist,Nikki! WTG! #8487347

Susan M. Campbell March 27, 2010

Congrats Nikki....a fabulous finalist. #8487374

Jean E. Hildebrant March 27, 2010

Beautiful shot, Nikki! Love the framing too. Hope you do great in the next round!
Congrat's! #8487517

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 27, 2010

This is GORGEOUS Nikki ! Huge congratulations on your BEAUTIFUL finalist!!

joann c. #8487655

Marcel J. Fernandez March 27, 2010

Nikki, mega congratulations to you on your three beautiful Finalist. #8487772

Renata Gusciora March 27, 2010

Huge congratualtions on this amazing finalist,Nikki!!!:-) #8488288

Leslie McLain level-deluxe March 27, 2010

Congrats on your terrific finalist, Nikki. #8488394

Ken Smith level-classic March 27, 2010

You went to town this month...awesome finalists, Nikki! #8488574

Elida Gutierrez March 27, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS DEAR NIKKI ON YOUR WONDERFUL FINALIST!!!
#8488670

Carol L. Fowler March 27, 2010

Congrats on this FInalist! #8489021

Renee Doyle level-classic March 27, 2010

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Nikki!!! #8489197

Jayne Martin March 28, 2010

Totally missed this fabulous capture!!! WONDERFUL! Congratulations on the finalist! #8489260

Tammy L. Newcomb March 28, 2010

I just loved the way you framed this shot and the colors are simply amazing.

Again Congratulations on a wonderful finalist. #8490179

Rona L. Schwarz March 28, 2010

A simply terrific Finalist, Nikki! I love the framing and the colors just pop! Congratulations and good luck in the next round! #8490218

a2o akmal aini othman level-classic March 28, 2010

huge Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Nikki!
truly amazing with great framing..love it! #8492079

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic March 31, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS on another beautiful Finalist Award!!!

UB. #8499565

Bunny Snow level-classic May 23, 2010

Beautiful composition inside and outside with the frame. Your DOF is fantastic!
I always have difficulty getting my background sharp and yet, keeping my frame sharp as well. But, I guess that's the beauty of a point and shoot.

Wonderful POV and capture, Nikki. Framing images is something I've always enjoyed!

Congratulations on another beautiful finalist. ~Bunny #8629969


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Description

As you can see, I was on a "framing" assignment when I visited this lovely ch√Ęteau in the Loire Valley of France.
Category: Travel and Place

Taken with Kodak P712

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 2000/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 64,64, FocalLength: 7.10 mm, Model: KODAK P712 ZOOM DIGITAL CAMERA

Uploaded on February 19, 2010


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