“Lorraine’s View” – Aventura, Florida

Aventura, FL
This image, “Lorraine’s View” was commissioned for Lorraine Struhl and photographed on July 14, 2012. Lorraine will be moving from her condominium in Aventura, FL later this year and desired a memory of the expansive view from her 16th floor condominium. Lorraine has enjoyed this view for decades and the image will decorate her new home in Atlanta, GA. The weather was a little cloudy as is common in south Florida during the summer months.

During our discussion about the view, Lorraine remarked how she liked the lake with the sail boats to the right, the sliver of ocean far in the distance, the trail with benches around the pond to the left, and the open space all around. I decided the best way to capture this was with a panoramic composition that would retain the visual perspective rather than shooting a wide angle lens that would render a fish eye perspective and dwarf the horizon between the sky and rooftops. The image is a panoramic composition of 13 individual photographs stitched together and post processed for an artistic effect. The 1×5 format creates a five foot wide image at 12″ of height.

Be sure to click the image for a zoom view.

This entry was posted in HDR Impressionism. Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Post a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

  • ADVISORY: NSFW

    This site contains nude and figurative art which may be inappropriate for young children or viewing at your place of work. Viewer discretion is advised.

  • This Site Best Viewed with FLASH

    Most of the slide shows on the site use a Flash-based gallery. The pictures can be viewed without Flash but Flash enhances the experience.

  • Welcome

    Hi! I'm Sam Dobrow and you have found my personal blog. This site is where I organize and share my thoughts, hobbies, opinions, travels and photography.

    Send email to Sam Dobrow

    Copyright Notice: all content
    © 2009-2017 Sam Dobrow

  • Fine Art Photography

    If you would like to own limited edition prints from my Fine Art Photography Collections, please visit:

    samdobrowphotography.com

    My best works will always be in the Gallery.

  • Similar Articles