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    Daily Photo - Chihuly is Awesome

    I've always admired the artist Dale Chihuly. He makes the most outrageous and colorful art in the world. I'd love to learn to blow glass. I saw a great documentary on him in high def about a show he did in Venice... they made all sorts of beautiful things and hung them over the canals. I wish I was there to photograph it! Personally, I think the best way to properly capture the light in these images is with HDR techniques. Other methods of shooting these awesome pieces always come up a bit short, at least, to me.

    I shot this a few weeks ago at his new gallery in Las Vegas right in the middle of City Center, which you can see in the background. This is just one shot of many, and I have a lot more jewels from Chihuly to come!

    from the blog www.stuckincustoms.com

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    1. Xindaan 53 months ago | reply

      Very nice composition.
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    2. Dave DiCello 53 months ago | reply

      Amazing processing here

    3. KeyLimeSky 53 months ago | reply

      your photos are amazing!! the subject/scenery is always so interesting!

    4. GeeKee (formerly nobsresh) 53 months ago | reply

      So much details here!! Always a joy to view. Another great processed.

    5. K lmc 53 months ago | reply

      Wow Great shot.

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    6. susan_r4 53 months ago | reply

      Gorgeous colors Trey!

    7. Kris Kros 53 months ago | reply

      I love it.

      A Merry Christmas to you and your loved ones.

    8. rgallant_photography 53 months ago | reply

      His work is amazing and so is yours!

    9. Ola Vista Photography 53 months ago | reply

      awesome - very nice hdr. Thanks for the inspiration

    10. E Schumann Foto 53 months ago | reply

      Lovely! I love Chihuly, you should check out the Glass Muesum in Washington state whenever you're around there. Great picture as always :)

    11. Dj Poe 53 months ago | reply

      Popping!!

    12. Mohd Khomaini Bin Mohd Sidik 53 months ago | reply

      As always..Your HDR shot is lovely.

    13. Loralei1 53 months ago | reply

      Love the colors and the light! I can't wait to see more!


    14. XxJasonMichaelxX 53 months ago | reply

      I love your work!!!!

    15. whalenmdw 53 months ago | reply

      Fantastic Trey!

    16. atmtx 53 months ago | reply

      What a wonderful space. Dramatic HDR as usual.

    17. sempre_vivace 53 months ago | reply

      wow very cool,! would love to go check out his art - your pictures will have to suffice for now,. thanks! :-)

    18. nathan_copeland 53 months ago | reply

      Fantastic shot. Chihuly is awesome, he did a wonderful display at the Missouri Botanical Gardens a few years ago which I enjoyed.

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