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Inside the Dali Dome

Posted by
Viewfinder (Bradenton, FL, United States) on 1 August 2011 in Architecture and Portfolio.

In addition to last week's snails and black Rolls Royce, the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg incorporates all kinds of cool stuff, including their architecture, to reflect Salvador Dali's eclectic interests. One of those interests is geometry, and so there is this geodesic dome design built in. This is a shot from inside, in the lobby...

Canon PowerShot A2000 IS 1/500 second F/4.5 ISO 80 17 mm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

This sure is an inspirational location . . Dali's work is so difficult to 'contain' anywhere - even in the places he left it !

1 Aug 2011 9:35am

Siepi from Perk, Belgium

Nice graphical compo. The different textures are well captured within this photo.

1 Aug 2011 10:19am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

I love the strong curve against all the triangles ... good shot, Glenn!

1 Aug 2011 11:16am

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

das ist sehr gut geworden.

1 Aug 2011 11:55am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful lines and angles in this shot Glenn! I think I agree with Ronnie that Dali is too big to capture in any one place! Well done! ;-)

1 Aug 2011 1:59pm

Photographs by M.E. from San Francisco, United States

Stupendous display of shapes, lines and curves!

1 Aug 2011 2:03pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Wow! What a view! Nicely shot and shared.

1 Aug 2011 4:37pm

Gary from Cochise County, United States

Interesting teaser. I hope there is more, it looks to be very abstract.

1 Aug 2011 11:17pm

Sandy Weston from Madison, Maine, United States

Crazy view....lovely lines :) Glad to be back!

2 Aug 2011 1:01am

Nance E from Cary, United States

Great POV, lines, texture, light, etc.

2 Aug 2011 1:06am

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Excellent study in lines and curves. A place I think I might like to visit some day.

2 Aug 2011 1:38am

janina from Melbourne, Australia

Nice graphic point of view. Abstract. stars. ^)^

2 Aug 2011 10:24am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A very cool curling structure inside the dome.

3 Aug 2011 2:50am

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Geometrix, Patterns & Abstractions by Viewfinder

Canon PowerShot A2000 IS
1/500 second
ISO 80
17 mm