The Way, The Truth, and The Light ...  by Lois  Bryan

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Top Ten in the “Lanterns” challenge in This & That September 7, 2011.
Placed 2nd in the “Challenge for May Avatar” in Light Up My Life May 2, 2009.
Featured in Light Up My Life April 24, 2009.

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Lamps lining the courtyard of the Mission San Xavier del Bac just south of Tucson, Arizona. The present church was built from 1783 – 1797 by the Franciscan Fathers Juan Bautista Velderrain and Juan Bautista Llorenz.

Image taken with the Nikon D40x with the 18-200mm vr Nikon lens, and the cp filter. Post processing included light removal of distractions in Photoshop.


lamps, architecture, arizona, tucson, lois bryan

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  • Tomas Abreu
    Tomas Abreuover 5 years ago

    Very nice picture, love the composition.

  • thank you, Tomas!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • David Murphy
    David Murphyover 5 years ago

    Great narrative……..beautiful image!!
    Love the use of dof!!

  • Thank you, David!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • andreisky
    andreiskyover 5 years ago

    Great photo, wonderful DOF ;)

  • thanks so much, Andrei!!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • kalaryder
    kalaryderover 5 years ago

    Just delightful Lois
    Good description too

  • Thanks Kala, hon!!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Kathy Reid
    Kathy Reidover 5 years ago

    Beautiful image…. such charm!!!

  • Hi Kathy!!! Thank you!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • sunshine0
    sunshine0over 5 years ago

    Great title and comp. Love it Lois!

  • Thanks, Marie, hon!!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • vadim19
    vadim19over 5 years ago

    Beautiful work, Lois! Wonderful angle and DOF!

  • Hi Vadim!!! Thank you so much!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Clive
    Cliveover 5 years ago

    Love the angle on this Lois, great work but once again my good friend. Perfect title and great narrative xx

  • Clive, thank you so very much … the angle was like divine inspiration … I’d been snapping the lamp head on, then suddenly something whispered: :go over to the side!!!" LOL!!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • Mitchell Tillison
    Mitchell Tillisonover 5 years ago

    This image and title express a beautiful sentiment, Lois.

  • Thank you so much … I’m such a fan of your work … honored by your visit and kind note!!!!

    – Lois Bryan

  • chijude
    chijudeover 5 years ago

    So very well done Lois. Creative and thoughtful … as always.

  • thank you, sweetie!!!! What a lovely, lovely thing to say!!!!! Hugzz!!

    – Lois Bryan

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