8 Responses to “Elgin Theater”

  1. I’ve enjoyed your elegant images of the Elgin; and many shots of the less elegant brick works, both here and on other photoblogs.
    Now, I think I’ve seen the Brick Works in quite a different way. By posting “The Office” right after “The Balconies of the Elgin”, you have pointed out, to me, the remarkable parallel and the drama in the lives of these two buildings.

    Here are two hushed and empty venues; the performers have packed up and gone, the audience has departed; in the stillness that follows, two locations await the excitement of preparation and of performance of what is to come next. Let’s hope the Brick Works is afforded the respect it deserves from its past performances, just as I’m sure the Elgin and the Winter Garden will.

    Is your recent work a strong political statement, Charles; or am I, once again, reading more than is intended into your excellent work?

    Posted by Ron on April 1st, 2006 at 1:20 PM
  2. Bravo! Encore, Charles, Encore.

    Posted by Ron on April 1st, 2006 at 1:25 PM
  3. Is this HDR Charles? It’s magnificently exposed, awesome stuff!! I love it!

    Posted by Dean [Captured4Life] on April 1st, 2006 at 4:32 PM
  4. i can’t begin to imagine how magnificent this image must look as a large scale print.

    Posted by Joe[y] on April 2nd, 2006 at 6:19 PM
  5. I agree with Dean…great job on the exposure. It does look like an HDR.

    -Marcelo

    Posted by 3 Horizons on April 2nd, 2006 at 8:35 PM
  6. Another beauty Charles!

    Posted by Dave MacIntyre on April 3rd, 2006 at 12:06 AM
  7. Thanks guys. ::: ::: ::: ::: Hey Ron, I guess interpretation is up to the viewer. I will post more pics of this theater in the future but for now I’ll interrupt the regular programming to bring you the Hearn. ::: ::: ::: ::: Hey Dean, yes, a combination of three different exposures.

    Posted by Charles on April 3rd, 2006 at 8:53 AM
  8. Excellent shot, I’ve seen a lot of these the last few days but this is one of the best, easy.

    Posted by miles on April 4th, 2006 at 8:20 PM

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