canal at night

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  1. ernie

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    not particularly an interesting subject but pretty lights!

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    wow! the lights are beautifully illuminating the peaceful canal.

    very nice.
     
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    It sure helps this "vanishing point"-photo that there was not a ripple on the water of the canal. The additional element of repetition (street lights) is thus doubled by the reflections.
     
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    thanks.

    i think there was some ripple on the water, otherwise the lights in the water would have been nice round stars as well instead of those stretched out ones.
     
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    Nice lead in lines and reflections here!

    David
     
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    Yep there where, the long exposure you used smooths them out giving the water a flat motionless appearance. Looks good
     
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    ah! nice thinking. feel stupid for not thinking of that myself.
    thanks for the comment.
     
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    I've done a lot of long exposures over a river, I've seen it in my own shots, Not as smooth looking but then again this river never sits even remotely flat surfaced either.
     

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