I love it Tom. I see this as well as the many photos Jose has shot from his home high in the air and I marvel at living in such an environment. I think I lived in a third floor apartment for a short while in my twenties but for most of my life I've been very close to the ground. The cottage I've lived in for the last 23 years doesn't even have a foundation... it is built on a concrete slab on the ground. (Florida style... ) Of course, I don't get vistas like this unless I...Show more →
Glad you liked it. I hate the boring view out my window. If I looked out east I would see the city of Shanghai. But instead I have a western view which looks out to the suburbs. Not much to look at, except on days when the sunrise is beautiful, which is at best 20% of the time. Back in Chicago we have a townhouse so no view at all. A few houses before that we had a 16th floor apartment that looked into Wrigley Field in Chicago. That was a nice view, again westerly which gave great sunsets.
Leighton asked if I used a filter (I didnt) but I need to get an orange and yellow one for sunrises when I shoot black and white. I am curious to see the results.