Traffic on New Years Day

© Deri C. Dority

Traffic on New Years Day

Uploaded: January 02, 2013 06:23:34


Happy New Year! Don't worry, I didn't drink and drive. The rough roads and keeping the shutter open for 30 seconds helped create this abstract. I then added in a moon that I took a photo of a few days ago. It was an amazing orange moon. I used my OlympusE-M5 with a 300 mm lens (equivalent to 600mm with crop factor). I didn't have a tripod with me and was able to hand hold the camera. Settings:1/30s at f 6.3 ISO 400

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 25/1 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D X


Carol Quina level-classic January 02, 2013

An interesting & colorful creation! #1506718

Diane M. Dority January 02, 2013

Thanks Carol! It is for a low light photography class with Jim Zuckerman (a really good class).
Deri #10496617

Irene Colling level-classic February 25, 2013

Dramatic and energetic image. Wonderful work Deri.

Congratulations on your fine Finalist. #10583464

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 02, 2013

Fabulous! Congratulations on your wonderful 2nd Place GOLD Winner
jo ann c. #10593513

Deri C. Dority March 03, 2013

Thanks all! This was a fun image to make. #10594742

Carmody Baker March 06, 2013

Very creative. Congratulations Deri! #10598468

Chris Budny level-deluxe March 21, 2013

Fantastic results! Congratulations on this eye-catching win! #10618265

Merna L. Nobile March 22, 2013

What a great way to start a new year! Your award winning photographs go from Editor’s Pick to Finalist and hopefully to Gold.
CONGRATULATIONS for the month of January, 2013!

Deri C. Dority March 23, 2013

Thanks so much all! #10621248

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