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Nightfall...

By WhiteRose1  
The light is pink
And the air is still
And the sun is slinking behind the hill.
And when finally it sets,
As finally it must,
When finally it lets the moon and stars adjust,
When finally we greet the dark
................... A Little Night Music

Bled Castle overlooking Lake Bled in Slovenia at dusk.

Iso 100, f11, 1.3secs, @70mm. Tripod and remote.

Dave

Tags: Castle Night Slovenia Low light Landscape and travel Lake bled

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Comments


woolybill1 Plus
9 22 67 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:19AM
Superb recession in the peaks against which the warm tones of the castle stand out.
Regards
Bill

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andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:25AM
brilliant colour dave a stunner top shot Wink
andy
nonur Plus
7 17 10 Turkey
24 Jan 2014 8:25AM
WOW! Love this miraculous shot and the poem that matches so well with the image. The image is like a night music, indeed. PERFECT!
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:26AM
Super, atmospheric shot Dave.

Ray
24 Jan 2014 8:29AM
That's a corker, Dave. Great colour and light, lovely shapes on the skyline.

Alan
gss 2 1 Romania
24 Jan 2014 8:40AM
All is very poetic, and Bled Lake & Castle are a wonderful place! Great shot!
Silviu
Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:41AM
So full of atmosphere really loving this series
from Slovenia Dave...
Lillian
User_Removed 12 386 2 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:46AM
A beautiful capture, I think it deserves the famous Deefer Award. Smile
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
24 Jan 2014 8:47AM
Stunning image Dave!! Compositionand exposure are spot on!! Love it!!
cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
24 Jan 2014 8:52AM
Outstanding GrinGrinGrin


(had a wonderful holiday in Bled some years ago...never saw this side of it)
moiral 6 12 Scotland
24 Jan 2014 8:53AM
Superb image DAve Did you meet the Count then??? Tongue Moira
24 Jan 2014 9:00AM
A well thought out composition, Dave.
I particularly like the way details can be seen throughout the image.

Richard
24 Jan 2014 9:11AM
Superb Dave,
Fred.
ColleenA Plus
4 318 4 Australia
24 Jan 2014 9:48AM
Stunning Dave....what beautiful colours, excellent photography
User_Removed 3 4 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 10:01AM
so much to see in the detail, sky is superb and I do like the light on the side of the mountain under the castle. excellent
jdinne 13 16 England
24 Jan 2014 10:01AM
Nice one Dave love the composition and the light on the cliff face.

John
franken Plus
13 3.9k 4 Wales
24 Jan 2014 10:18AM
Beautiful scene, Dave.

Ken
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
24 Jan 2014 10:18AM
A beautiful low light image, Dave. Carol
marktc Plus
5 86 14 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 10:26AM
Simply gorgeous Dave
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 10:48AM
In a word. Magnificent. You deserve those awards, so here's another. Peter.
SlowSong Plus
8 6.3k 29 England
24 Jan 2014 11:07AM
Mysterious. We can only imagine what's going on in that beautifully isolated castle.
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Nikonuser1 Plus
4 56 14 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 11:12AM
Excellent Dave, like the dittySmile

Cliff
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 12:15PM
Magical is the only appropriate word IMHO.
24 Jan 2014 12:41PM
Beautiful picture. I love the subtle colours and the light dots of light.
24 Jan 2014 1:31PM
beautiful and a full scape of the place..
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
24 Jan 2014 1:55PM
There must be a great view from that castle any time of day-- this night shot is fabulous!
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
24 Jan 2014 2:23PM
Beautifully composed image with lovely subtle tones.

Albert
24 Jan 2014 2:35PM
All your fantastic shots from Slovenia make me want to go back there again. This ones a cracker.
Sandra
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
24 Jan 2014 2:47PM
A wonderful low light shot Dave.
Well coloured.
Mick.
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
24 Jan 2014 2:54PM
Just love that light in the distance and the lights of the castle itself Smile

Beautiful shot, Dave.

Andrew
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
24 Jan 2014 4:01PM
Wonderful light and a fairy tale castle in a perfect composition
Joan.
EileenH 3 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 4:24PM
Beautiful imageSmile

Eileen
24 Jan 2014 4:30PM
So many wonderful scenes in this World of ours Dave, and you've captured a gorgeous one here. I can imagine standing looking at this for the first Time and simply thinking , WOW!

John Smile
NDODS Plus
5 5.0k 125 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 4:56PM
A wonderfully romanticised image...

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Irishkate Plus
6 38 98 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 5:28PM
That's a stunner Dave and sorry no UA to offer!
You'll need to upload more often with images like this hidden away.
Beautiful composition.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
24 Jan 2014 5:54PM
Wow, imagine living on the top of that hill! Wink A beautiful evening capture, Dave Smile
Trev Smile
24 Jan 2014 6:01PM
Lovely light, Dave.

P.
Stunning, atmospheric image, Dave. Beautiful capture and poem to match too.
Fred
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
24 Jan 2014 7:04PM
Awesome. I like the light on the castle.
Ty
netta1234 Plus
4 355 2 Wales
24 Jan 2014 7:36PM
This is a brilliant image Smile
nettaSmile
24 Jan 2014 8:26PM
Wonderful for all aspects!
Regards,
George
HELANA 6 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 10:45PM
What a view, what a composition, what a light Dave. Simply brilliant.
ElenaSmileSmileGrin
phillG Plus
10 139 United Kingdom
25 Jan 2014 7:36AM
A beautiful scene captured to perfection.
Phil
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
25 Jan 2014 8:14AM
Lovely tones

Peter
25 Jan 2014 8:39AM
Awesome shot Dave, I like it very much Smile
Jan
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
25 Jan 2014 6:03PM
Magically lit Dave! Did I see this image in the collection you sent?
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
25 Jan 2014 8:04PM
Yes indeed, Ann, they're all there.
BIGRY1 Plus
4 3 7 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 3:21PM
You keep digging these fantastic Slovenian images out. Another superb effort!Grin
Ryan
26 Jan 2014 3:25PM
full of atmosphere with excellent light
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
26 Jan 2014 3:48PM
Beautiful light and tones Dave; very atmospheric!
Rende
26 Jan 2014 9:33PM
Wow! This is such a beautiful image! Well deserved all these UA!
Johanna
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2014 10:48PM
Magical view Dave...... beautiful light!
Diane
29 Jan 2014 11:34AM
An outstanding image Dave. I do love the sky colour, the warm light in the castle and the light on the side of the mountain. An image full of atmosphere!!!
Effrossini
29 Jan 2014 4:26PM
An excellent scenery , Dave !GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.Smile
DixClix 7 2 United Kingdom
29 Jan 2014 5:42PM
Beautiful! A simply superb image in every way!
Richard
1 Feb 2014 7:53PM
A wonderful setting! We had a meal up there, in my other life!! Very atmospheric Dave

Maggie
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2014 2:24PM
WOW! Magical scenery and a stunning night shot on show! Grin
IB
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
7 Feb 2014 4:40PM
A magical scene as darkness falls across the land, I like the castle illuminated on the clifftop, it looks like something out of a fairtytale
derekhansen Plus
7 210 24 United Kingdom
16 Feb 2014 7:37AM
Took me a while to catch up with this one Dave but glad I did. Its a beautiful photo.
Derek
xwang 7 55 8
17 Feb 2014 11:34AM
Beautiful night scene.
28 Apr 2014 11:33AM
Dave, Wow almost missed this one just super that sky.....so cool. I did a little crop of this taking out bottom third and looks creepy, just super.........

Paul.

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