Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Low Evening Sun


Low Evening Sun, originally uploaded by susanvg.
The sun sets early; it cast its light almost horizontally and created strongly contrasted lighting. I'm not thrilled with this photograph. It doesn't do justice to what I saw. My photography course starts at the end of January. Hopefully, it will help me to better understand the settings on my camera to get just what I want.

3 comments:

  1. Well, I hope when you understand, you'll share with me! Actually, I think the setting sun cast quite a golden glow on that cityscape and your photo does it justice.

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  2. Nice linear aspects to this photograph and like the lighting, too! I can imagine how much more intense it was in 'real life' - sometimes difficult to capture...then again, sometimes the captures are more amazing than what was noticed in 'real life'! The photography class will only enhance your knowledge and product!

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  3. Yes, the sun and it's power is not an easy thing to capture. I like this shot. I have yet to attempt such a shot. Congrats on the class. What an exciting venture! Where are you taking it? I've been considering starting one in the fall.

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