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Brand:Sony
Camera:Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX7V
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:24 Jul 2012 - 9:37 PM
Focal Length:4.2mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.5
Aperture:f/3.5
Shutter Speed:1/15sec
Exposure Comp:0.000000
ISO:800
Exposure Mode:Program AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Auto, Fired, Return not detected
White Balance:Auto
Title:The White Swan at NIght
Username:Mags100 Mags100
Uploaded:20 Sep 2012 - 8:02 AM
Tags:General
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Andrew_Hurley
20 Sep 2012 - 1:31 PM

Try taking the shot a little earlier 10-25 minutes after sunset when there is still a little light/colour in the sky, this will add detail to the brickwork of the building and the roof and roof tiles.

Use a tripod (you really need one for night photography), switch to manual and set your ISO to 100, F8 and an exposure time of 1 second, increase your shutter speed as it gets darker and check your results after each shot. Use a cable release, a self timer or a remote control during your exposure as pressing any buttons on your camera may cause camera shake.

Here is a shot taken in Buxton which illustrates the results you can get if you follow the above guidelines:-
Buxton Opera House

I hope this helps.

Andrew.

Last Modified By Andrew_Hurley at 20 Sep 2012 - 1:34 PM

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