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Good morning....
a cold foggy morning in Cape town...thank you for your continued support even though I have only had time to vote and not comment much. A huge thank you to Ali63 for her UA much appreciated
Our move is over, we are exhausted but relieved. We only leave Cape town for good on the 6th June so we are now staying in a furnished apartment on the canal at the Waterfront next to the harbour. I am totally out of my comfort zone with night photography but here is my attempt...its just so pretty at night. The versions are include some day time images of the canal complex.
Have a nice day .....I am chilling this weekend

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D5300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 G VR
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:30 May 2014 - 7:21 PM
Focal Length:23mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.7
Aperture:f/3.8
Shutter Speed:15sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Canal living
Username:ColleenA ColleenA
Uploaded:31 May 2014 - 8:57 AM
Tags:Cape town, Landscape / travel
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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2014 - 9:12 AM

Sounds like a well earned rest for you, Colleen!
Great pictures today.

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ade123
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31 May 2014 - 9:16 AM

A lovely collection of images Colleen i really love the night time versions

Have a nice weekend and stay chilled

Ade

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2014 - 9:18 AM

A fine set, Colleen, looks like a lovely place to be for the week before your major move. Carol

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2014 - 9:19 AM

It looks a delightful spot in which to have one's home, Colleen: hope you are happy there and the photo opportunities by day and night look endless.
R.

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helenlinda
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31 May 2014 - 9:23 AM

Lovely set of shots - enjoy your chill this w/end SmileSmileSmile
Helen

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barbarahirst
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31 May 2014 - 9:34 AM

Love those night images
Enjoy this while you can....

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Jocelia
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31 May 2014 - 9:51 AM

A supurb set, love the night shot though V1 and V2…...WinkWinkWink

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DicksPics
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31 May 2014 - 10:04 AM

Six of the best, Colleen!
Have a restful weekend!

Richard

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Maiwand
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31 May 2014 - 10:11 AM

Great series Colleen. The evening time shots are looking particularly good.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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Drighlynne
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31 May 2014 - 10:12 AM

Super shots Colleen, hope you enjoying chilling there.
Lynne

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mistere
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31 May 2014 - 10:51 AM

Nice relaxing images Colleen, Lights reflecting in water always has that effect and what
a smashing place to chill out with a camera. Have a great week.

Dave.

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Franko59
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31 May 2014 - 10:54 AM

Great shots for the memory album!

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digital_boi
31 May 2014 - 11:06 AM

the night time images are the winners Coleen

Graham

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Irishkate
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31 May 2014 - 12:38 PM

I'm no expert on night photography either Colleen but you've certainly done a love job with these.
White Rose1 is the one to follow for advice on night shots.
I do like the reflected blue lights in V1 and the windows in V2 (imaginging the lives within)
and the last glimmer of sky in V5.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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Nikonuser1
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31 May 2014 - 1:10 PM

Nice set Colleen, prefer the night images Smile

Cliff

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SlowSong
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31 May 2014 - 1:26 PM

A very upmarket canal. Smile

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Mollycat
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31 May 2014 - 1:43 PM

Looks like a great place to unwind Colleen. Chill out over a nice cold drink
Peter GrinGrinGrin

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31 May 2014 - 2:26 PM

VERY good attempts at low Light Photography Colleen, and good to see you taking advantage of your new environment. Good to hear that you're making time to chill, ENJOY!!!

JohnSmile

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pentaxpatty
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31 May 2014 - 3:04 PM

Wonderful views here Colleen, nothing the matter with your night time photos, I have sent a coffee and piece of cake to you as a user award. Hope you really are relaxing too

Patty GrinGrin

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Drighlynne
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31 May 2014 - 3:05 PM

Looks a great place to chill out.

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gwynn56
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31 May 2014 - 3:17 PM

nice set of images SmileSmileSmile

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Sheddy
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31 May 2014 - 3:35 PM

I really like the night shots,as the reflections come to life.Great set.

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andylea
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31 May 2014 - 5:13 PM

GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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prabhusinha
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31 May 2014 - 5:14 PM

Very well maintained places. Superb presentation

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TrevBatWCC
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31 May 2014 - 5:16 PM

Looks a delightful spot to stop off at in between moves, Colleen - love the night shots, so they have to be my faves here SmileSmile
Trev Smile

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BIGRY1
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31 May 2014 - 5:38 PM

I am not an expert on night shots either but these look pretty good to meGrin
Ryan

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LynneJoyce
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31 May 2014 - 5:57 PM

Excellent night shots as part of a lovely 'farewell' series.

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HarrietH
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31 May 2014 - 5:58 PM

A really beautiful night shot.

Maureen

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Lillian
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31 May 2014 - 7:20 PM

luxurious and beautifully captured
Lillian

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bobsblues
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31 May 2014 - 7:54 PM

Me thinks you are going to miss that place Colleen, wonderful night shots looks so idyllic and peaceful SmileSmile
Rob

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Fred263
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31 May 2014 - 7:58 PM

Stunning set of LL images, Colleen. Looks like an idyllic location before leaving CT. EnjoySmileSmile

Fred

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ChristineD
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31 May 2014 - 8:00 PM

A lovely collection of images, v2 for me

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kuvailija
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31 May 2014 - 8:21 PM

A very good lowlight image , Colleen , though out of your Comfort zone ! - Love especially those lila or blue little lights in the canal being nice details.- Ok ,V1 is my fav.--- Jukka.

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31 May 2014 - 8:34 PM

Look a lovely place to live Colleen..Lin

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31 May 2014 - 9:42 PM

Fab set Colleen. Absolutely love V1 and 2. Great reflections GrinGrin

Kathryn

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31 May 2014 - 10:11 PM

That looks a lovely place to stay Colleen. Love the night shots. Cathy

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31 May 2014 - 10:42 PM

Colleen, looking good, the colours and tones look vibrant and the clarity is working well for being out the box. Safe journey on the 6th.......

Paul.

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1 Jun 2014 - 1:47 AM

Some wonderful night images here, lucky you to have time to practice and practice!

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2 Jun 2014 - 10:28 PM

An excellent collection of night and low light images Colleen, I think you should try these more often in the future if you can get results as good as thisSmile

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7 Jun 2014 - 11:30 PM

V1 and V3 are favorites Colleen. What a great place! Grin
Well documented...
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