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Canberra's Nightfest 2012
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Canberra's Nightfest 2012
Canberra's Nightfest 2012
I am revisiting our spring trip to Canberra and the lazer illuminated Floriade Nightfest!
This scene was captured around 7.30 at night, using 1/10th of a second exposure, F4.0 and ISO-3200.

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Tiia Vissak
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    a cool night shot!

12/29/2012 10:54:35 AM

 
David Phalen
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OMG John, the light and colors are stunning!! Beautiful!!

12/29/2012 10:57:10 AM

 
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John, what a fun night that must have been, well done

12/29/2012 11:58:43 AM

 
Mike Clime
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Beautiful capture, love the light on the flowers, John!

12/29/2012 12:32:01 PM

 
Katherine Kuhn
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Cool night capture, John!

12/29/2012 12:43:43 PM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Beautiful night capture, JOhn. Well done.

12/29/2012 12:53:55 PM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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Outstanding light and colours, John! How beautiful!

12/29/2012 1:00:28 PM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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That's beautiful! Love the lighting and colors in the night

12/29/2012 1:01:39 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Great job capturing this John!!

12/29/2012 1:14:43 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Awesome night capture John.

12/29/2012 1:29:49 PM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Hi John,WOW!!Beautiful lighting my friend.Something I would enjoy shooting!!!

12/29/2012 1:41:43 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Very cool light and color, John!!!

12/29/2012 3:20:03 PM

 
Monnie Ryan
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Oh wow - just look at all those tulips! Beautiful, John!

12/29/2012 3:35:07 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Magnificently beautiful, John! :-) k

12/29/2012 5:13:25 PM

 
Thomas E. Hinds
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Nice night capture, John!

12/29/2012 5:42:54 PM

 
Nadia Paul
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It looks quite magical John - beautiful capture!

12/29/2012 7:00:06 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Fantastic shot, John!

12/29/2012 9:49:10 PM

 
Ann Coates
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This is so beautiful John.

12/29/2012 10:51:04 PM

 
Mariann Kovats
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Very cool night time shot, John!

12/29/2012 11:52:04 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Wow! This is outstanding!!!!

12/30/2012 5:22:00 AM

 
Lynn M. Whitt
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Beautiful night capture. Love the colors and light.

12/30/2012 6:29:08 AM

 
Joy Rector
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gorgeous

12/30/2012 7:24:08 AM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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I just love the lighting and mood in this image, John! Fantastic!

12/30/2012 8:27:52 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you for your kind comments, I do appreciate them!

12/30/2012 11:03:55 AM

 
Douglas Perry
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Very nicely done!

12/30/2012 11:36:13 AM

 
Wm Nosal
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Awesome Capture John!

12/30/2012 12:10:31 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Douglas and Wm!

12/31/2012 12:58:16 PM

 
Lyn Darlington
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Beautiful night capture!

1/4/2013 12:46:44 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks Lyn!

1/4/2013 12:27:44 PM

 
Marilyn K. Lincecum
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Beautifully seen and captured..fantastic light and color.

1/8/2013 4:31:09 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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A gorgeous scene and beautiful finalist John, congratulations!

1/23/2013 6:21:09 PM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Congrats on a beautiful finalist.

1/23/2013 6:36:42 PM

 
Tamara K. Walker
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Not often you see flowers done at night, simply gorgeous. Congratulations.

1/23/2013 6:42:29 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Huge congrats and very best luck with your awesome finalist, John!!

1/23/2013 6:53:34 PM

 
Lyn Darlington
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Huge congrats John!

1/23/2013 6:56:53 PM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Congratulations on this beautiful finalist,my friend!!!

1/23/2013 7:03:10 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Way to go John...I love this!

Congrats on this great finalist!

jo ann c.

1/23/2013 7:36:24 PM

 
Ann Coates
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What a beauty John, congratulations on your finalist.

1/23/2013 7:53:01 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Heyyyyyy, John. Hope to see this back, my friend! CONGRATS!

1/23/2013 8:09:48 PM

 
Stan Kwasniowski
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John, congratulations

1/23/2013 8:38:57 PM

 
Kathy Salerni
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Huge congrats on this beautiful Finalist and good luck in the next round, John!

1/23/2013 8:50:22 PM

 
Mariann Kovats
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Huge Congrats on your finalist, John!

1/23/2013 9:16:14 PM

 
Phyllis A. Houghton
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Congratulations on your finalist, John!

1/23/2013 9:42:46 PM

 
Heather Loewenhardt
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Love the lighting and mood created here John. Congrats on your finalist award.

1/23/2013 10:38:47 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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wonderful finalist, congratulations John!!!

1/24/2013 12:21:00 AM

 
Avril Young
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congrats on your wonderful finalist John..

1/24/2013 1:14:44 AM

 
Kirsten (Kiki) Kjaer
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WOW! This is magical, John. How DID I miss this one. A winner for sure. Congratulations!!

1/24/2013 2:43:27 AM

 
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Woooo Hoooo

Congratulations My Friend!!

1/24/2013 4:46:24 AM

 
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Congratulations John!

1/24/2013 6:41:15 AM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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Congratulations, John! I'm glad to see this beauty again!

1/24/2013 7:17:35 AM

 
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John

wow CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful finalist

Ysa...

1/24/2013 7:41:53 AM

 
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What a beauty! Congratulations,John!!

1/24/2013 7:51:38 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Beautiful! Congratulations!!!

1/24/2013 8:00:07 AM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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Another fantastic finalist, John! Big congratulations!

1/24/2013 12:30:57 PM

 
Douglas Perry
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Congrats on your silvers John!

1/24/2013 12:48:59 PM

 
Nadia Paul
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Congrats on your wonderful finalist John!

1/24/2013 1:03:31 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats on your awesome silver win!,John! beautiful :)

1/24/2013 1:30:35 PM

 
Barbara Mason
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Congratulations again John - well done on your two Finalists

1/24/2013 2:02:31 PM

 
Lydia Williams
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Yay, a great night shot...Congratulations, John!

1/24/2013 2:32:06 PM

 
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o)

1/24/2013 3:08:45 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congratulations on this well deserved finalist, John.

1/24/2013 4:02:23 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Big congratulations to you John on this beautiful finalist!

1/24/2013 5:55:07 PM

 
Thomas E. Hinds
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Terrific Finalist, John! Congratulations, again!

1/24/2013 6:23:44 PM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Wonderful Finalists! Congrats!!

1/24/2013 10:34:12 PM

 
Ann H. Belus
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Huge congratulations, John! Loved Canberra when we were there several years ago; friends from Canberra will be coming to visit us the first of February.)

1/25/2013 11:24:32 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you all so much for your kind comments, they are appreciated!

1/27/2013 1:28:55 PM

 
Katherine Kuhn
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So glad to see this one again, John! Congratulations on your well-deserved finalist!

1/28/2013 5:53:23 PM

 
Allen O. Howard
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WOW! An amazing image John! Very, VERY nice!

1/30/2013 12:43:38 PM

 
Irene Colling
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A lovley and colorful place to visit.

Great photography John, congratulations on your finalist award.

2/1/2013 11:15:15 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Katherine, Allen and Irene for your kind remarks, I do appreciate them!

2/1/2013 11:36:02 AM

 
Daniel Ruf
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Congrats on this winner.

2/4/2013 2:13:17 PM

 
Merna L. Nobile
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Are you amazed at the vivid colors, sharpness and composition of your photographs? Well the judges are, CONGRATULATIONS you are a winner for the month of December, 2012!
Merna

2/7/2013 9:43:04 AM

 
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