Monday, December 10, 2007

Night Light

Night reflections
It's the annual Celebration in the Oaks -- a magical lighting and musical celebration at City Park. This year has a special twist -- it's the new replantings in the Botanical Gardens (replanted after the damages from Hurricane Katrina) that makes it special. Here the Conservatory of the Two Sisters with its spectacular Glass Dome frames the popular Poinsettia Tree exhibit -- the reflecting pool adds an accent in the foreground.

--steve buser

Lagniappe (a little something extra)

They do what others do -- they shoot the photo to remember. They don't just shoot what's there. It's what's not there that makes the photo memorable... that's wha they come not to see.

Today on Pixel Eyed.


IamtheMom said...

That is a gorgeous picture!!! Almost makes me want to go to New Orleans, wait hmmmm.....

Anonymous said...

Very pretty! I love the lighting and the reflections. :)


Gwen said...

Beautiful photograph. The conservatory and dome detail really illuminates and frames the poinsettia tree. The reflections in the pool enhance the lighting too.

Lara said...

magic light!

Wayne said...

Very nice night shot Steve. Right down to the reflections, it is beautiful.

Wanda said...

Nothing quite as lovely as night light reflections...You did a great job with this one!

Daniel Chérouvrier said...

Féérique photo !
By the way
I plan to change my URL for the blog Brienne la Vieille previously and move it to blogspot which has more possibilities I think.
For several weeks I'll send posts on the two blogs.
The new one was launched this morning with

Thanks for taking note of this modification.

Daniel Chérouvrier alias Deslilas

Chica, Cienna, and Cali said...

that dome is really spectacular!!!!