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31 of 52 - Part 6 - What a night.


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31 of 52 - Part 6 - What a night.

15 Feb 2014 10:17PM   Views : 617 Unique : 513

Well, it started a half hour before sunset and as the sky was clearing I noticed a cirrus cloud formation. Got the camera into play and took a shot of the clouds.

....wondered if they would work in a gasseous creation.

Got it into PS and did the usual thing and came up with this.....

..... not too good, I'll give this one a miss.

As the light of the day diminished I closed the curtains and got the gear set up and broke the last remaining glowsticks then got to work trying to create something with a little difference. Added a little water to the inside of the balloon before adding the lightsticks. After inflating the balloon, gave it a shake and managed to get some drops of water to adhere to the side of the balloon. Placed the pre-formed orb into the frame and took a shot or two

..... pleased with this one.

The night wouldn't be complete without a shot of the latest phase of the moon.......

.... the sky was not totally clear for this.

All the shots were taken with my SX50 bridge camera....... what a versatile bit of kit. Enough for tonight ...phew!

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