Saturday, March 6, 2010

Shadow Shot Sunday / San Gabriel Mission, San Gabriel, California USA

 
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The outside walkway at the San Gabriel Mission, San Gabriel, California USA.
Founded in 1771, only two years after the discovery of the San Gabriel Valley.
San Gabriel Mission is rich in California history.

  

19 comments:

Sylvia K said...

It is a beautiful place, Carolyn, and your shadow shot is marvelous! Hope your weekend is going well and that you have sun to enjoy!

Sylvia

Ralph said...

The exterior of the mission as it sat stately in sepia. However, the interior is so rich looking in color and the lovely shadows. This Mission is a treasure!

MyMaracas said...

What a wonderful, unique place. Nice shot!

Sweet Repose said...

I'm warming my hands next to your Californian sun in the photo...47 degrees isn't very warm...but it's sunny!

kbear said...

Great shot! love it!

Cheryl Ann said...

Beautiful photo! My class actually visited the San Gabriel mission when I was in 4th grade. I grew up not far from there!

Cassie said...

Nice Shadow Shot. Looks like a cool place to visit.

Hey Harriet said...

What a beautiful walkway. I adore the splashes of bright colour throughout it! Have a great week!

BLOGitse said...

Interesting place, great SS!
Happy Sunday!

BLOGitsePHOTOS

Johnny Nutcase said...

Carolyn, I reallly love this one! Seems to take you to a whole different world, awesome!

SquirrelQueen said...

What a beautiful walkway, I love all the different colors and textures. Great shadows on those beams.

Serendipity said...

Lovely colours - and shadows!

sarayutouched said...

great shot- full of color and shadows...

Rosebud Collection said...

What a beautiful shot..
Happy SSS.

Evelyn Howard said...

Carolyn, I like this shot a lot - great colours and love the perspective. Very nice.

Dianne said...

incredible perspective!

happilyretired said...

Marvelous shot from a great perspective! Loved the colors in your carnival post too.
Hugs and blessings,

sunnymama said...

Wonderful shot and the shadows are great. :)

KMOYMAMA said...

I like the composition, especially the perspective, and the colors.Great shot!