Photo a Day Challenge

Textured

This castle like building of roughly hewn stone in Appleton, WI. houses a collection of performance documents and paraphernalia relating to Harry Houdini, world renowned magician, who claimed Appleton as his home town.

 

16 responses

  1. Tammy

    I love how you made the various textures and shapes stand out! Topaz?? This is very cool!

    January 8, 2011 at 12:39 pm

  2. Tony

    very well done, I like it the fine castle.

    January 8, 2011 at 12:50 pm

  3. Very nice texture in this building. Good choice!

    January 8, 2011 at 12:50 pm

  4. Lovely shot, and I like the opacity of the frame that helps to bring the texture out and brings my eye back to the photo.

    January 8, 2011 at 1:44 pm

  5. magical and mysterious buildning with interesting shapes and textures. Absolutely suitable for a magician

    January 8, 2011 at 2:21 pm

  6. Steven

    Looking at this I never would have guessed Wisconsin! Great clarity and sharpness of this beautiful building.

    January 8, 2011 at 3:50 pm

  7. conor coen

    Oh wow, what an amazing building, brilliantly shot by you.

    January 8, 2011 at 4:10 pm

  8. Jo

    So gothic..like something in scotland! bet the inside is fascinating too!

    January 8, 2011 at 5:08 pm

  9. Very sharp capture!

    January 8, 2011 at 8:16 pm

  10. Bobbie

    That is JUST the place I can imagine his having lived in!

    January 8, 2011 at 9:10 pm

  11. Very well detailed and so interesting. Need to visit that one day.

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    January 9, 2011 at 11:32 am

  12. What a great building and shot! It does look like the perfect place for his stuff. Can you shoot inside?

    January 9, 2011 at 9:56 pm

  13. I love castles and yours doesn’t disappoint! The texture that is very visible in your shot makes me feel I’m there. Like seeing that light in the window…someone’s home! your frame is the perfect finishing touch.

    January 10, 2011 at 5:36 am

  14. This sounds like a very interesting place. Great photo!

    January 10, 2011 at 12:03 pm

  15. Definitely textured. Nice picture. I love the color of that brick.

    January 10, 2011 at 9:40 pm

  16. I never would have guessed this gorgeous building is in Wisconsin! Thanks for the background.

    January 13, 2011 at 3:50 pm

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