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El Alamo

El Alamo
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Copyright: Pedro Montes (Periko) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 700 W: 129 N: 1121] (7483)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2017-09-24
Categories: Architecture
Exposure: f/2.4, 1/636 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2017-10-01 1:14
Viewed: 878
Points: 14
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This is a restaurant whose roof has the shape of a hat.
It was opened in 1940 and is famous in the region.
Located in El Alamo, a small town in the state of Nuevo Leon.
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Bonjour, cher Pedro,
Voilà une composition peu ordinaire avec la présence d'un bâtiment ayant pour toiture un sombrero !
De plus, l'architecte qui a conçu ce chapeau a su réaliser une fantaisie et une terrasse.
Bravo !

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 11751 W: 126 N: 21138] (108849)
  • [2017-10-01 1:39]

Hi Pedro,the architecht of this restaurant is a genius...ehehe...what a lovely roof,made in the typical mexican hat form! A perfect choice of point of view from above to show us this strange and lovely thing,i like it! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

Hello Pedro,
Designed to attract the attention of the passing motorist and it seems to work:-) I like the downward oblique point of view. The sombrero roof sort of mimics the background mountain peaks. Good colours and clarity despite the rather dull light.

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  • Tue Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 9138 W: 57 N: 15347] (56868)
  • [2017-10-01 3:11]

Hello Pedro,
A very nice piece of architecture with this large hat on top of the corner of the restaurant. I like the high POV you found which includes a nice view of the mountains in the background.

Ciao Pedro, great view of fantastic and original restaurant, fine details and splendid clarity, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

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  • Cricri Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 15437 W: 159 N: 26991] (141698)
  • [2017-11-03 0:59]

Hola Pedro
Superbe l'architecture du restaurant avec le toit en forme de chapeau, c'est original, et je trouve cela très beau,
Belle journée

A restaurant with a Sombrero... what a nice idea, Pedro, and of course - from Mexico.
Nicely presented and shown from a high point.
Buen tardes,

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