Buffalo New York ~ Ellicott Square Building ~ Historic Building

Buffalo New York ~ Ellicott Square Building ~ Historic Building
The Ellicott Square Building was designed by Charles Atwood of D. H. Burnham & Company, and completed in May, 1896. At the time of its completion, it was the largest office building in the world.[2] In 1896 and 1897, the building was the site of Edisonia Hall and the Vitascope Theater, the earliest known dedicated motion picture theater in the world
By Onasill ~ Bill Badzo on 2003-01-30 13:42:00

113 replies
  1. marsider07
    marsider07 says:

    Amazing floor and such a beautiful and elaborate staircase!!! Wonderful light and colours and a perfectly balanced POV capture! Sheer beauty, my Dearest Bill :)))

  2. what i see2011
    what i see2011 says:

    Recognized the staircase as soon as it opened up large Bill had to climb it often to renew my driver’s license, what a beautiful shot of this interior a building the city has always been very proud of because of it’s status at the time it was built, thanks for sharing.

  3. Michèle/Hustelou
    Michèle/Hustelou says:

    A splendid staircase and a magnificent floor !!! Your shot is excellent, Bill , perfectly symmetrical. The banister in wrought iron is stunning ! Really a perfect shot ! Like too these two trees which bring a touch of green on this picture …

  4. BLEUnord
    BLEUnord says:

    Une très jolie composition: excellent cadrage (frame), couleurs…
    Félicitations! (compliments)
    My best wishes for 2016!
    Have a nice Tuesday!

  5. Robert...P/OFF for a few days
    Robert...P/OFF for a few days says:

    What a stunning staircase, WOW !!! Love the framing and PoV my friend, excellent capture have a great evening Bill !

  6. thomas390
    thomas390 says:

    What a delightful interior design pattern scene; Love the composition, fantastic detail and beautiful color. Thanks for sharing and many thanks for all your outstanding and encouraging support and comments and Happy and Blessed New Year, my friend Bill

  7. Polježičanin
    Polježičanin says:

    Spectacular photo, decorative staircase is so captivating.
    Very interesting floor decorations and other details.
    Keep doing splendid job of exploring historical buildings in your neighborhood state.
    Have a nice time Bill.

  8. statPaige
    statPaige says:

    did you have to get permission to shoot in this building? I had a guard tell me I couldn’t shoot photos in there without permission

  9. Lyutik966
    Lyutik966 says:

    Wow! What a fabulous elegant composition and details! excellent perspective! Superb photo!
    Have a nice day, Bill!

  10. cienne45
    cienne45 says:

    I have seen and appreciated this image from my contacts.
    Ho visto ed apprezzato questa immagine tra i miei contatti.

  11. Bingee
    Bingee says:

    stairway to the Stars ….. totally beautiful work, nicely composed and presented , have an enjoyable evening Bill

  12. jeffchartier57
    jeffchartier57 says:

    Wow what a grand stairway, fantastic colors and wonderful interior architecture and outstanding history of the building. Have a great Tuesday Bill

  13. Angel Moreno Orge
    Angel Moreno Orge says:

    Sencillamente magnífica,no puede ser más bella,perfecta simetria amigo,es un regalo para la vista.
    Un abrazo a la distancia Onasill.


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