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Leeds Night Panorama

By TrevBatWCC    
Good morning all Ė if you can call it good with all this snow about Sad. After a second fall of snow on Monday night, itís coming down again thick & fast this morning and currently about 6 inches deep.
ĎLeeds Night Panoramaí is another image taken from the LGI helipad Ė though itís actually a stitch of 2 images. I didnít think about shooting a panorama at the time as we were limited to Ĺ hour up there, so by the time Iíd set up the camera on the tripod, groped about with the camera/lens settings (I really must take a torch on these night shoots!), 10 minutes had already elapsed. Looking through my processed images, two overlapping shots looked like they would stitch, so gave it a go. My first two uploads were taken looking south from the helipad, and this is looking east, showing the Civic Hall in the centre (just below the two bright lights) with its two familiar towers to the right, which overlook Millennium Square.
Glad to say the rash has greatly improved; the redness, swelling and soreness have all decreased, but think it will be a few days yet before Iím fighting fit, but thanks to all for your thoughts whilst Iím feeling a bit down. Anyway, the weather being as it is, Iím happy to stay in hibernation at the moment!

Both images shot on manual exposure & focus + tripod at: 15 secs, F8, 35mm, ISO 100
Really must be seen large + F11 if you have the time!

Single Raw images processed in Adobe Camera Raw, tweaked in Elements 6, with some assistance from Topaz Adjust.

Thanks again to everyone for your votes & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging.
Trev Smile

Tags: Digital manipulation Panorama Stitch Leeds Digitally manipulated Landscape and travel Night-time Night and low light

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LesF 10 182 9
1 Dec 2010 11:26AM
Good job done with this pano Trevor, looks great, sorry I could not make that evening


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CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
1 Dec 2010 11:34AM
A fantastic panorama, Trev, you do these so well. Glad to hear you are on the mend, don't run before you can walk, though! Carol
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 11:37AM
Another fine image Trev, well done! Glad to hear you are making progress with your health.
LeighRebecca 9 267 10 England
1 Dec 2010 11:45AM
A lovely busy night city scene.
1 Dec 2010 11:53AM
Another excellent shot Trev - well taken !

Glad to hear you are on the mend - keep warm !
1 Dec 2010 11:56AM
This is a cracker of my home city well done Trevor

Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 12:29PM
Trev, you have excelled here!! what a beautifully presented shot the light you have captured is stunning...a truely wonderful image to see.
glad that you are beginning to feel better
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
1 Dec 2010 1:04PM

Quote:Trev, you have excelled here!! what a beautifully presented shot the light you have captured is stunning...a truely wonderful image to see.
glad that you are beginning to feel better

Total agreement!


Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
1 Dec 2010 1:13PM
Well worth viewing large Trevor, excellent details and tones too.
Well processed.
Regards Richard
1 Dec 2010 1:22PM
Never has Leeds looked as good as these you have taken
You arent missing anything being in hibernation
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 1:30PM
clever work, I tried stitching two shots together and made a right hash of it - hopefully your on the mend Trev
baclark 7 3.7k 24 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 3:17PM
Another superb shot here Trev. Glad to hear that you are improving.
a stunner of a lovely city Ju
Sue_R 10 11 6 Scotland
1 Dec 2010 5:39PM
Works really well as a pano. So clear and beautifully processed as always. Glad you're feeling a bit better, Trev, and, you're right, indoors is definitely the best place to be at the moment Smile

Sue Smile
Mynett 8 142 6 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 5:40PM
they are not easy to do in the dark, I have just got a head torch to help out with the setting up.... you have done a marvelous job on this.

Glad you are feeling a bit better

RockArea 10 18 3 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 6:06PM
A super panorama, Trev. I love the colours that you've got here.

VivienO 6 1 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 6:34PM
Another great panoramic shot of Leeds at night
cassiecat 8 39 46 England
1 Dec 2010 7:41PM
another good un. hope you are better soon. lesley
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1832 United Kingdom
1 Dec 2010 8:10PM
Amazing view and excellent stitching. Sorry to hear you've been unwell, but I'm sure you can stand staying indoors a little longer.
Some great night time Leeds images Trevor. Sorry you have been poorly, keep thinking of Venice..

SashaB 7 Northern Ireland
1 Dec 2010 9:38PM
The detail is fantastic especially when viewed large. Well worth stitching together to get the panorama.
fatherpie 8 18 12 England
1 Dec 2010 9:51PM
Has GOT to be viewed large! Trust you are well Sir
davidhu 11 19 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2010 8:45PM
Excellent work Trev, the colours are so clear and crisp.
Suehh 9 39 6 England
2 Dec 2010 9:02PM
So good Trevor, clear and sharp - marvellous!

Sorry sorry to read you have been so poorly but so glad you seem to be getting better now. Take good care of yourself Trevor

Sue x
Diana 9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
2 Dec 2010 10:24PM
you're just rocking in the night time Trev

so sharp this is ...amazing !

keep it up Wink

yeah keep a torch in you cam bag ..makes perfect sense, I have about 10 going on Wink

PaulLiley 7 2 13 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2010 10:32PM
Great pano Trev. Yes it's batten the hatches down. Paul
phil99 9 45 6 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2010 11:40AM
Another superb pano . Will have to pm you for details of how to do them as I seem to get variances from shot to shot even though I think I am doing them manually. Hope you are now feeling much better Trev . even though you are staying in doors in this horribly cold weather........Phil
excellent pano trev,well taken.ray
Gezina 10 3 6 United Kingdom
5 Dec 2010 8:53PM
A Lovely panoramic view well put together - sorry to see you've been under the weather - hope by now it is much improved - all the best - Ina

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