Magritte's Window

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© Paul Cloutier
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UploadedFebruary 20, 2007
TakenOctober 3, 2005
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL
Exposure1/160 sec at f/13
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length20 mm
ISO100
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44 responses

  • Jonpaul Douglass

    Jonpaul Douglass said (6 Aug 2007):

    nicely seen. lot's of sky in your photos... I like it.

  • Zack Huggins

    Zack Huggins said (9 Aug 2007):

    Very surreal shot, and I dig it very much. It reminds me a bit of a Storm Thorgerson photo, from his days shooting album covers for Pink Floyd.

  • Howard Seelig

    Howard Seelig gave props (29 Aug 2007):

    The only thing missing is a bowler hat and an apple.Great shot.

  • May Lattanzio

    May Lattanzio gave props (4 Sep 2007):

    I recognized your Route 66 pictures. We drove that whole thing in 1 968 enroute to California in an ancient VW bus. What a wonderful trip for two newly married. "California or Bust" written on the front. Next time you're thinking of a trip, do Highway 49 in California. It's the route the goldseekers took to find their fortune in the area around Coloma, CA. Bring a trout rod, too. It's magnificent, laced with foothills of gold and green, steeped in history, ghost towns, restored mining towns. Wonderful. I lived there for a year.

  • Patrick Flood

    Patrick Flood gave props (6 Sep 2007):

    nice view to a view, the clouds were perfect

  • melanie scott

    melanie scott gave props (16 Sep 2007):

    perfectly surreal!

  • Jim Hayes

    Jim Hayes said (3 Nov 2007):

    I know that window.
    See my take on it: http://jpgmag.com/photos/70184
    I like this version too.

  • Scott Anderson

    Scott Anderson said (3 Jan 2008):

    I saw this window once and got a VERY similar shot...I am going to go post it so you can see it!

  • Walburgis Meijers

    Walburgis Meijers said (3 Jan 2008):

    the same as Christo Ramirez: the belgium painter Margritte.

  • Gabe Maxson

    Gabe Maxson said (4 Jan 2008):

    There's a fun group of JPGers' pictures of that spot: see HERE, HERE, HERE and HERE.

  • Alyse Liebovich

    Alyse Liebovich said (14 Jan 2008):

    magritte is one of my favorite artists.
    i love this photo, so now you're one of my favorites too.

  • Melany Sacco

    Melany Sacco said (15 Jan 2008):

    this is neat

  • Travis Middleton

    Travis Middleton said (13 Feb 2008):

    wow....this is stunning.
    great job
    love how the clouds are only in the window

  • !~) Emelia Isaac

    !~) Emelia Isaac said (18 Feb 2008):

    hah! i love this! very clever.

  • Leslie Eagle

    Leslie Eagle said (22 Feb 2008):

    That is the trippiest thing I've seen in a while! The clouds were only on the horizon making it look like and odd painting on some awning or shade. Great job!

  • Samuele Paladini

    Samuele Paladini gave props (3 Apr 2008):

    this is really a great shot!

  • Clay Lipsky

    Clay Lipsky said (23 Apr 2008):

    such a trip

  • Alicia Aguirre

    Alicia Aguirre gave props (3 May 2008):

    This is such an awesome photo, I like it very much!

  • Thierry Lacasse

    Thierry Lacasse said (23 May 2008):

    Wow!

  • Jennifer Spelman

    Jennifer Spelman gave props (30 May 2008):

    Great capture. Magritte would be impressed. Perfect clouds and moment to snap it. Nicely done.

  • Eric Finster

    Eric Finster (Deleted) gave props (18 Jun 2008):

    I'm at a loss for words...Wow.

  • Brian Higbee

    Brian Higbee said (21 Jun 2008):

    Awsome, very Rene Magitte (Surrealist painter)

  • Gary Rittermeyer

    Gary Rittermeyer (Deleted) gave props (29 Jun 2008):

    great shot!!!

  • Katy Wimer

    Katy Wimer gave props (2 Aug 2008):

    This reminds me of a Dali painting. Rock on!

  • :) L P

    :) L P gave props (26 Oct 2008):

    what an amazing photo!! great work!

  • Michael Garrity

    Michael Garrity gave props (26 Nov 2008):

    Great concept--I always loved Magrite's artwork--incredible photos

  • Tim Narraway

    Tim Narraway said (12 Mar 2009):

    That is sooo magrite!

  • linda woods

    linda woods gave props (17 Mar 2009):

    So wonderful. I love Magritte! You're right. This image is tres Magritte.

  • Zach Hartzell

    Zach Hartzell (Deleted) gave props (6 Apr 2009):

    amazing image.

  • Simon Kossoff

    Simon Kossoff (Deleted) said (5 May 2009):

    This is a realy great shot of this place.. I was there recently. Good job!

  • Kevin House

    Kevin House gave props (26 Jun 2009):

    awesome

  • Jenny Roh

    Jenny Roh said (12 Aug 2009):

    this is exactly the kind of shot i love!!! the clouds are obviously perfectly in place!

  • Osa Mot

    Osa Mot gave props (14 Aug 2009):

    my props! compliments

  • Courtney

    Courtney gave props (15 Aug 2009):

    i love. i remember this from long ago. bueno job

  • Fontaine

    Fontaine gave props (17 Aug 2009):

    love it! i love magritte :)

  • Justin Sailor

    Justin Sailor said (18 Aug 2009):

    I have to ask, did you photoshop out clouds that were on top of the frame?

  • Paul Cloutier

    Paul Cloutier said (23 Aug 2009):

    Nope, that just happened to be how things lined up that day. A happy coincidence.

  • Malcolm Lawson

    Malcolm Lawson said (3 May 2010):

    iv been there, really is a cool idea and great view.

  • PabloHunny

    PabloHunny gave props (1 Mar 2011):

    awesome catch!

  • Barbara Socor

    Barbara Socor gave props (14 Jun 2011):

    Beautifully seen and shot....Magritte indeed! Fine, fine shot.

  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (8 Jan 2012):

    btv

  • Jenna Kim

    Jenna Kim gave props (10 Aug 2012):

    love it!

  • Endangered Arts

    Endangered Arts (Deleted) gave props (12 Sep 2012):

    a magnificent find

  • rory adityawan

    rory adityawan gave props (3 May 2013):

    sureally fantastic ! :)

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