I truly enjoy Shadow Shot Sunday, from Tracy in beautiful Brisbane in the land of Oz. Shadows and reflections add a wonderful character to any scene.
And if the shadowy effects fall upon a material that is accented well, such as polished marble, al the better!
This is the marble clad lobby of the State of Connecticut Legislative Building in Hartford. Opened in 1988. it is the seat of legislative action in the state. I have posted about this building before, but I enjoy the look every time I enter the lobby of this grand edifice.
The shadows and reflections fall upon this intricate marble floor in its gorgeous 3-D style that emanates from the solar burst inside. Does the rest of the floor rotate around the sun, or is it the other way around?
The marble does extend upward as well as outward. The material is softer here, a nearly sepia marble monochrome.
Equally lovely, here the state seal and motto stand out so well. The motto is '