Canberra's Nightfest 2012

© John Connolly

Canberra's Nightfest 2012

Tiia Vissak 12/29/2012 10:54:35 AM

a cool night shot! #1505910

David Phalen 12/29/2012 10:57:10 AM

OMG John, the light and colors are stunning!! Beautiful!! #10487059

Stan Kwasniowski 12/29/2012 11:58:43 AM

John, what a fun night that must have been, well done #10487280

Mike Clime 12/29/2012 12:32:01 PM

Beautiful capture, love the light on the flowers, John! #10487374

Katherine Kuhn 12/29/2012 12:43:43 PM

Cool night capture, John! #10487417

Tammy M. Anderson 12/29/2012 12:53:55 PM

Beautiful night capture, JOhn. Well done. #10487472

Marijana Fajgl 12/29/2012 1:00:28 PM

Outstanding light and colours, John! How beautiful! #10487507

Carol L. Fowler 12/29/2012 1:01:39 PM

That's beautiful! Love the lighting and colors in the night #10487515

Jeff Robinson 12/29/2012 1:14:43 PM

Great job capturing this John!! #10487558

Emile Abbott 12/29/2012 1:29:49 PM

Awesome night capture John. #10487617

Robert R. Goodman 12/29/2012 1:41:43 PM

Hi John,WOW!!Beautiful lighting my friend.Something I would enjoy shooting!!! #10487664

Ellen Hodges 12/29/2012 3:20:03 PM

Very cool light and color, John!!! #10487958

Monnie Ryan 12/29/2012 3:35:07 PM

Oh wow - just look at all those tulips! Beautiful, John! #10487999

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 12/29/2012 5:13:25 PM

Magnificently beautiful, John! :-) k #10488243

Thomas E. Hinds 12/29/2012 5:42:54 PM

Nice night capture, John! #10488302

Nadia Paul 12/29/2012 7:00:06 PM

It looks quite magical John - beautiful capture! #10488410

Barbara Waldoch 12/29/2012 9:49:10 PM

Fantastic shot, John! #10488554

Ann Coates 12/29/2012 10:51:04 PM

This is so beautiful John. #10488603

Mariann Kovats 12/29/2012 11:52:04 PM

Very cool night time shot, John! #10488640

Colette M. Metcalf 12/30/2012 5:22:00 AM

Wow! This is outstanding!!!! #10488948

Lynn M. Whitt 12/30/2012 6:29:08 AM

Beautiful night capture. Love the colors and light. #10489081

Joy Rector 12/30/2012 7:24:08 AM

gorgeous #10489198

Martha R. Mazon 12/30/2012 8:27:52 AM

I just love the lighting and mood in this image, John! Fantastic!


John Connolly 12/30/2012 11:03:55 AM

Thank you for your kind comments, I do appreciate them! #10489607

Douglas Perry 12/30/2012 11:36:13 AM

Very nicely done! #10489669

Wm Nosal 12/30/2012 12:10:31 PM

Awesome Capture John! #10489754

John Connolly 12/31/2012 12:58:16 PM

Thanks a lot Douglas and Wm! #10492499

Lyn Darlington 1/4/2013 12:46:44 AM

Beautiful night capture! #10498395

John Connolly 1/4/2013 12:27:44 PM

Thanks Lyn! #10499290

Marilyn K. Lincecum 1/8/2013 4:31:09 PM

Beautifully seen and captured..fantastic light and color. #10505710

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/23/2013 6:21:09 PM

A gorgeous scene and beautiful finalist John, congratulations! #10530232

Tammy M. Anderson 1/23/2013 6:36:42 PM

Congrats on a beautiful finalist. #10530288

Tamara K. Walker 1/23/2013 6:42:29 PM

Not often you see flowers done at night, simply gorgeous. Congratulations. #10530321

Ellen Hodges 1/23/2013 6:53:34 PM

Huge congrats and very best luck with your awesome finalist, John!! #10530371

Lyn Darlington 1/23/2013 6:56:53 PM

Huge congrats John! #10530383

Robert R. Goodman 1/23/2013 7:03:10 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist,my friend!!! #10530416

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/23/2013 7:36:24 PM

Way to go John...I love this!

Congrats on this great finalist!

jo ann c. #10530610

Ann Coates 1/23/2013 7:53:01 PM

What a beauty John, congratulations on your finalist. #10530714

Patrick Rouzes 1/23/2013 8:09:48 PM

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

Stan Kwasniowski 1/23/2013 8:38:57 PM

John, congratulations #10530967

Kathy Salerni 1/23/2013 8:50:22 PM

Huge congrats on this beautiful Finalist and good luck in the next round, John! #10531012

Mariann Kovats 1/23/2013 9:16:14 PM

Huge Congrats on your finalist, John! #10531102

Phyllis A. Houghton 1/23/2013 9:42:46 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, John! #10531186

Heather Loewenhardt 1/23/2013 10:38:47 PM

Love the lighting and mood created here John. Congrats on your finalist award. #10531313

Stefania Barbier 1/24/2013 12:21:00 AM

wonderful finalist, congratulations John!!! #10531416

Avril Young 1/24/2013 1:14:44 AM

congrats on your wonderful finalist John.. #10531569

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 1/24/2013 2:43:27 AM

WOW! This is magical, John. How DID I miss this one. A winner for sure. Congratulations!! #10531808

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 1/24/2013 4:46:24 AM

Woooo Hoooo

Congratulations My Friend!! #10532079

Wm Nosal 1/24/2013 6:41:15 AM

Congratulations John! #10532465

Martha R. Mazon 1/24/2013 7:17:35 AM

Congratulations, John! I'm glad to see this beauty again! #10532557

isabel C. Zepeda 1/24/2013 7:41:53 AM


wow CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful finalist

Ysa... #10532640

Ujjwal Mukherjee 1/24/2013 7:51:38 AM

What a beauty! Congratulations,John!! #10532679

Colette M. Metcalf 1/24/2013 8:00:07 AM

Beautiful! Congratulations!!! #10532720

Marijana Fajgl 1/24/2013 12:30:57 PM

Another fantastic finalist, John! Big congratulations! #10533844

Douglas Perry 1/24/2013 12:48:59 PM

Congrats on your silvers John! #10533900

Nadia Paul 1/24/2013 1:03:31 PM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist John! #10533961

Tammy Espino 1/24/2013 1:30:35 PM

Congrats on your awesome silver win!,John! beautiful :) #10534069

Barbara Mason 1/24/2013 2:02:31 PM

Congratulations again John - well done on your two Finalists #10534205

Lydia Williams 1/24/2013 2:32:06 PM

Yay, a great night shot...Congratulations, John! #10534314

Nancyj E. Hovey 1/24/2013 3:08:45 PM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10534454

Emile Abbott 1/24/2013 4:02:23 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist, John. #10534623

Renee Doyle 1/24/2013 5:55:07 PM

Big congratulations to you John on this beautiful finalist! #10535018

Thomas E. Hinds 1/24/2013 6:23:44 PM

Terrific Finalist, John! Congratulations, again! #10535204

Carol L. Fowler 1/24/2013 10:34:12 PM

Wonderful Finalists! Congrats!! #10535677

Ann H. Belus 1/25/2013 11:24:32 PM

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.) #10537716

John Connolly 1/27/2013 1:28:55 PM

Thank you all so much for your kind comments, they are appreciated! #10540236

Katherine Kuhn 1/28/2013 5:53:23 PM

So glad to see this one again, John! Congratulations on your well-deserved finalist! #10543080

ALLEN O. HOWARD 1/30/2013 12:43:38 PM

WOW! An amazing image John! Very, VERY nice! #10546260

Irene Colling 2/1/2013 11:15:15 AM

A lovley and colorful place to visit.

Great photography John, congratulations on your finalist award. #10549231

John Connolly 2/1/2013 11:36:02 AM

Thanks a lot Katherine, Allen and Irene for your kind remarks, I do appreciate them! #10549270

Daniel Ruf 2/4/2013 2:13:17 PM

Congrats on this winner. #10553691

Merna L. Nobile 2/7/2013 9:43:04 AM

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!

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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.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 3200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90

Uploaded on 12/29/2012 10:47:50 AM

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Camera: Nikon D90 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist

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