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Philadelphia, PA

Posted by
Anita (West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States) on 5 December 2011 in Cityscape & Urban.

A first attempt at photographing the city at night. A bit grainy.

NIKON D300 2 seconds F/8.0 ISO 320 125 mm


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DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

A beautiful endeavor...striking and dramatic. A lovely departure for you, Anita. Bravo.

5 Dec 2011 5:33am

@DULCIE: Thanks, Dulcie. I appreciate your encouragement. You are a great example of experimentation!

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

Hooray for you! The light is terrific and engaging.

5 Dec 2011 6:39am

@GJC: Thanks for the encouragement! Photography is a journey of exploration and seeing.

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I can see you have been out without your texture, again ! Fascinating how much happens in those 2 seconds, huh ?

5 Dec 2011 8:26am

@Ronnie 2¢: Oh, yes, textures! I will use one on my next night scene. :-)

Arnd from Basel, Switzerland

Congrats – you did well! I like the display detail you have chosen here.

5 Dec 2011 8:28am

Chantal from Netherlands

gorgeous night shot Anita

5 Dec 2011 9:50am

@Chantal: Thank you.

Jim Wilson from Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States

Nice, Anita. Looks like a successful trip for you.

5 Dec 2011 1:58pm

@Jim Wilson: Thanks to you, Jim, for organizing the outing.

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

I've heard Philly is a good city for photography. This is beautiful!

5 Dec 2011 2:18pm

@Barbara Kile: Yes it is. Thanks. How are Dallas and Fort Worth for photography? I wasn't a photographer when I ived in Arlington many years ago.

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

A very nice night shot. Well done and choosed high format

5 Dec 2011 6:49pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Beautiful night shot!

6 Dec 2011 2:56am

rian from Vestavia Hills, United States

looks perfectly fine to me.. love the colors you captured here too.. :)

6 Dec 2011 3:54am

Kala from United States

Fantastic lighting in this night image of the city.

6 Dec 2011 8:23am

Anita from Bretagne, France

Une ville la nuit qui laisse de jolies traces et de belles lumières.

6 Dec 2011 12:03pm

Trina from Pennsylvania, United States

Great night shot Anita! Good to see you!

8 Dec 2011 12:42pm

mary from exton, United States


8 Dec 2011 1:30pm

Betsy Barron from Philadelphia, PA, United States

well done! Get out of the road! :)

8 Dec 2011 3:07pm

@Betsy Barron: Thanks, Betsy. Re. the road, I do get a bit depressed during the winter, and it seemed like a good opportunity, but............ CCCC buddies wouldn't let it happen. :-)

Marcie from Newton, United States

FUN!! Love these images!

9 Dec 2011 12:34pm

John Maslowski from Dallas, PA, United States

Great night shot Anita. Philadelphia is a beautiful city for photography.

10 Dec 2011 2:33am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

The motion blur in the foreground is a nice element.

14 Dec 2011 10:56am

2 seconds
ISO 320
125 mm