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Old 02-02-2006, 10:37 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by BNSF_SD40-2B
What I'm wondering is what was he doing out at 1:15 AM photographing trees?

Have you ever been outside in the winter in the pitch dark? Ever notice how the snow seems luminescent, especially if the moon is out? Or if there is a distant source of ambient light? Such as the lights from a city skyline or in this case Minneapolis.

With about a 2 or 3 minute exposure on about F5 you can make a very dramatic nightime image, especially if it's composed well.

There's alot more to photography than trains and sunny days.

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