Science World

© Dan Hutchinson

Science World

Uploaded: February 08, 2002

Description

Night shot of Science World, Vancouver,B.C. Canada

Comments

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe February 08, 2002

WOW!! Awesome shot..I love it.. #3425

Dan Hutchinson February 08, 2002

Thanks for your kind comments. #5365

Beverly Joanne Hoover February 27, 2002

Dan:
I have looked at this strikingly beautiful photograph several times.
It just takes my breath away.
Definitely a WINNER!!
What Camera/Film,. tech's did you
use for this photo??
Thanks very much.
Beverly J. #5785

Dan Hutchinson February 27, 2002

Thanks for your comment Beverly. This was taken with a Canon G2 Digital camera shortly after sunset with a one second exposure, F2.8 if I remember correctly. This area is one of my favorite areas to shoot.

Dan #5804

March 08, 2002

I am surprised to see you used an F2.8 for this? Don't get me wrong, I love the picture, but what made you choose this apeture instead of a smaller one (and longer shutter speed)?

Clay #5953

Dan Hutchinson March 08, 2002

Actually this was one of many shots I took. I was experimenting with a lot of different settings and this one turned out the best. #5963

March 19, 2002

Excellent shot. Vancouver is a beautiful city, but this is a complement to it. Well Done! #6129

Carl March 20, 2002

Awesome shot! Great colors, contrast, saturation and all! Makes you wish you were there. Although f/2.8 sounds odd, smaller apertures really help for DOF. Great work! #6143

Dan Hutchinson March 20, 2002

Thanks Jim & Carl for your comments & kind words. #6156

Cheryl Meisel April 04, 2002

Dan this is an awesome SHOT! Wow! Congrats it is a winner! Cherylm #6536

Bryan F. Peterson April 13, 2002

Dan-
Ditto! And just to add, that the use of a smaller aperture would not have made a depth of field difference since all of your subject is at 'infinity' or to put it simply the same focused distance-These kinds of compositions fall into the category of 'who cares what aperture I use'-Ironically, when shooting 'who cares' compositions I often use f/8 or f/11 since these are what are known as 'critical apertures'-Critical apertures often produce the sharpest/most contrast images.
I wanted to also add, that if you've never tried the FLW filter(not to be confusd with the FLD) give it a go next time out-It imparts a really nice magenta cast and it also does some minor color correcting with mercury/sodium vapor lighting.
Again, just a really nice shot and, like your other, its great to see you out shooting 'night scenes' before its really night!
Bryan Peterson #6871

donnalee cataldo July 31, 2006

Wow Dan, that shot gives the dictionary definition of flawless. What a spectacular shot. Well deserved win.

Donna #3107215

June 05, 2007

Curious? Did you use photoshop or Corel with this? Nice effect. #4367851

Remi Trepanier February 25, 2009

I feel I can almost see the skytrain passing on the back of the picture. Outsanding capture. #7215128

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