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Lights Ahoy!

Discussion in 'Past Entries' started by Kevo, Feb 13, 2012.

  1. Kevo

    Kevo Active Member

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    Lights Ahoy!

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    Thats just darn cheating......!

    Great shot
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  3. Bagger

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    Personally I would have cropped or removed the front of the boat from the picture, just a little distracting.

    Never the less its still a nice shot. :smashin:
  4. Kevo

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    Thanks, I had many shots without the front of the ship in so with thought it'd add something to it with having something in the foreground, like in a typical landscape shot.
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    Great shot..:smashin:
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  6. Kevo

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    I must have took over 200+ photos of the Aurora Borealis over 2 nights.
    The moving ship wasn't ideal for long exposure (10-20secs) shots, but was the best way to see it live, away from artificial lights, a warm cabin when it got too cold and able to experience it with a few hundred people.
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    It's a great shot but I do have to say that (not having sen the Northern Lights myself) it doesn't make me think of stopped motion...

    Jim
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    Yeah, I thought that might be the problem. Having seen them multiple times, myself, I can see how this would be stopped motion. But I can also understand if someone doesn't see it :)
    Cracker of a shot, though :) Nice shapes!

    p.s. they DO move, constantly, like a silk curtains in the wind.
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    Kev

    exif states this was taken in January and as such isn't valid for entry!

    All pictures MUST be taken in the month of February!
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    Sorry, didn't know that, first time entry. I should have read the rules more thoroughly :rolleyes:
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    Nice shot, but doesn't say "stopped motion" to me. Shame it's invalid though, it's always nice to get a lot of varied entries in.

    Darren
  13. Kevo

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    I think I missed the 'stopped motion' subject along the way in my haste.
    It was my first entry. I'l pay more attention next time :blush:
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    No worries Kev - live and learn - still time to get a valid entry in ;)
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    What he said :lesson: :thumbsup:

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