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J-Blake
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Jul 28, 2015 21:28 |  #1

Not sure why there's no night landscape thread here, I personally can't get enough of them. Here's a few of mine, feel free to share yours. Let's get this party started!

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/wjjV​hX] (external link)Needles in a Haystack (external link) by Jon Blake (external link), on Flickr

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/thtM​gE] (external link)The Garden (external link) by Jon Blake (external link), on Flickr

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/oydx​ob] (external link)Fire and Rain (external link) by Jon Blake (external link), on Flickr

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Jul 28, 2015 22:46 |  #2

Awesome work. You did a great job balancing the exposures properly. The only thing that is off is the reflection in the water in #1 which would be pretty difficult to fix.


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Jul 28, 2015 23:06 |  #3

try here:
http://photography-on-the.net .../showthread.php?t=1​106101


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Jul 29, 2015 05:24 |  #4

Awesome night shots. Good job


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Jul 29, 2015 07:23 |  #5

IShootThings wrote in post #17648176 (external link)
Awesome work. You did a great job balancing the exposures properly. The only thing that is off is the reflection in the water in #1 which would be pretty difficult to fix.

Thanks for your comments IShootThings. What specifically is off about the water?


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Jul 29, 2015 07:33 |  #6

Great shots. Don't understand the comment about the water reflection in #1. It looks fine to me.




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Jul 29, 2015 07:39 |  #7

Thanks BamPhoto. Yes, I've posted in that thread many times, but the focus on that thread is the Milky Way. Landscape photography is about shooting nature or the world around you, so night landscapes (to me) is doing so at night. It certainly could include the Milky Way but is not limited to doing so and certainly is not a shot of just the Milky Way which is abundant in that thread. Case in point: two of the three shots I posted are not appropriate to that thread.

There are many night related threads on POTN, but I couldn't find one dedicated to night landscapes. Since there are many threads dedicated to specific aspects of photography, I'm hoping others feel that one dedicated to night landscapes is desirable.


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Jul 29, 2015 07:39 |  #8

Golden Hunter wrote in post #17648414 (external link)
Awesome night shots. Good job

Thanks Golden Hunter!


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Jul 29, 2015 09:10 |  #9

Here are a couple from a recent trip to the West Elk Wilderness (near Crested Butte, CO):


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Jul 29, 2015 09:52 |  #10

Love the idea of sitting around the camp fire in the first one.

Like the images ... all these seem to be taken on nice windless nights. I can only dream.


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Jul 29, 2015 21:44 as a reply to KoalaCowboy's post |  #11

Hi Pete. These are pretty good Milky Way shots, but because the fore ground is black they're not what I consider night landscapes. Do you have any night shots where the ground is well lit?

Somewhere I saw you're in/near the Denver Metro area? We should hook up some time and shoot something.


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Jul 29, 2015 21:47 |  #12

Nobody besides Pete and I want to play? Come on people!

Here's one from last year to get you thinking about it:

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/o4Fj​2a] (external link)The Edge of Time (external link) by Jon Blake (external link), on Flickr

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Jul 30, 2015 07:24 |  #13

I'll play! Here's a few from a trip I took to Crater Lake, OR. The moon was bright that night and lit the landscape nicely:

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/tNJs​n2] (external link)When the Stars Align (external link) by Danial Sturge (external link), on Flickr

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/tJcY​WW] (external link)Crater Lake Way (external link) by Danial Sturge (external link), on Flickr

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/t4X7​ae] (external link)Milky Reflections (external link) by Danial Sturge (external link), on Flickr

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[IMAGE'S LINK: https://flic.kr/p/vr4J​VG] (external link)1x1 (external link) by Danial Sturge (external link), on Flickr

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Jul 30, 2015 08:59 |  #14

I have a ton of them. Here are a couple of the more recent ones:


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Jul 30, 2015 09:06 |  #15

Lights from Springdale, UT compete with the Milky Way

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