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Warm eveining and clear skies

Discussion in 'Photography' started by Sunburn, Apr 7, 2010.

  1. Sunburn

    Sunburn Active Member

    Well its been a warm evening here and the skies are also clear, so what better opportunity to take my new lens out for a spin.

    Planning on doing some very low light photography, and such thought id get a little practise in, be sure to checkout the set on flickR

    Facing Malvern & Malvern Hills from Pershore Worcestershire UK on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

    PS. im an amateur photographer at best! with in interest in low light / landscape / astro-photography. who is hoping h'll get better :)
  2. Renniks

    Renniks Senior Member

    Good pics :)
    Sadly can't give any advice on making them better, but I really like them either way :)
  3. Thewholehogg

    Thewholehogg Active Member

    I like the pics of the trees with the stars showing in the background.
    Your low light snaps a working well, I like 'em...

    With it being a cracking evening I took the dawg down to the Longsands at Tynemouth.

    He's called ALFie.

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  4. Sunburn

    Sunburn Active Member

    ha! hes a pooch and an half!! the warmer nights are great arnt they.
  5. Tom Sound

    Tom Sound Active Member

    nice pics Geoff, I would like to do some more low light shots myself, it's amazing the amount of light you can gain with a long exposure. There's some great scenery up near Malvern :up:

    cool dog typo :D
  6. Sunburn

    Sunburn Active Member

    cheers for the replies all, this is my first camera and have ony had it since june/jully last year, before that i had never used a camera other then a dispoable one for holidays snaps!! serious :) theres a lot of technical stuff to go through but think i have found my area of interest.

    as for Malvern yes its beautiful, however im planning a little one night camping trip to another hill near where i live which doesn't get as many walkers or tourists, will be taking the tent and doing some dead of night photography.

    should be good as thier is old ruins from a Iron Age fort, and a tower known locally as parsons foley, additionally the area was scene to a massacrer in Saxon times and is reportedly haunted. !!
  7. Tom Sound

    Tom Sound Active Member

    :eek: pack the oiuja board then!

    this is a pretty good book, a bit old as it's written for film cameras, the basics are the same though, covers filters, exposures etc as well as different environments landscapes and architecture.

    Night and Low-light Photography: The Complete Guide: Lee Frost: Books
  8. Sunburn

    Sunburn Active Member

    cheers for that tom, will add to my pay-day wish list :)
  9. allyally2k

    allyally2k Senior Member

    Nice photos. Did you use a tripod?
  10. Sunburn

    Sunburn Active Member

    Hi Ally, yes, i used a tripod, just to put the shots into context, the hills which i was photographing where over 12 miles away from the camera!
  11. Sunburn

    Sunburn Active Member

    just added a couple more from tonight's expedition to the local river!
  12. glenwheeler

    glenwheeler Senior Member

    Took holidays today for the gadget how, had a nice bevvie out in the sun and then saw my god daughter dead warm also. Was a lovely day

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