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Night falls on Gandy Bridge

Posted by
Jerry (Tampa, United States) on 3 April 2007 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

I hung around after the sunset on Saturday night to see what the night would bring...

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Canon EOS 30D 15 second F/22.0 ISO 100 17 mm

dYe from Cambridge, United States

Wow, those lights look like little suns! Did you process them, or did they just come out like that?

3 Apr 2007 5:45am

@dYe: Thanks dYe! It was a long exposure and I sometimes get that in night images....

Prashanth M from Bangalore, India

amazing shot!

3 Apr 2007 6:30am

@Prashanth M: Always appreciate hearing from you Prashanth!

Sujit from India

As always, awesome shot.

3 Apr 2007 6:32am

@Sujit: Thank you Sujit and I always appreciate your visits!

Kheoh Yee Wei from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Fabulous ! Whoa....

3 Apr 2007 7:27am

@Kheoh Yee Wei: Thanks Kheoh! Your comments are always appreciated!

SPunkt from -, Germany


3 Apr 2007 10:02am

@SPunkt: Thanks SPinkt!

andre from Lisbon, Portugal


3 Apr 2007 1:02pm

@andre: Andre - thanks - I appreciate the encouragement!

Brandi Sims from Madison, AL, United States

stunning shot!

i love how i can see the city lights waaaay off in the distance!

3 Apr 2007 1:06pm

@Brandi Sims: Thanks for the kind remarks Brandi! Cheers!

Dan Meyers from Macomb, United States

Another great sunset on the pier. They just don't stop coming. Beautiful work Jerry!

3 Apr 2007 1:36pm

@Dan Meyers: Dan - appreciate the support!

Colour blind from Tokyo, Japan

Oh yeah you've done it again. This is a much better photo then the one you posted a few days ago and that one was unreal too!!

3 Apr 2007 1:59pm

@Colour blind: Thanks Kelly - appreciate the generous remarks!

shar from Regina, Canada

Lovely...I would love to go shooting with you...seems like you have so many opportunities at hand!

3 Apr 2007 2:38pm

@shar: thanks shar - come on down!

Duncan Galbraith from kyoto, Japan

lovely shot Jerry. gorgeous colours and compostion.

3 Apr 2007 3:53pm

@Duncan Galbraith: thanks Duncan - always appreciate your input!

Oz from Eugene, United States

very nice , the lighting is beautiful

3 Apr 2007 3:56pm

@Oz: Always great to hear from you Oz!

Scratchie from Jamaica

I like how the colours of the evening sky blend in with the colours of the lights on the bridge.

3 Apr 2007 4:13pm

@Scratchie: thanks Scratchie - always appreciate the encouragement!

Bahare from Kermanshah, Iran

briliant color-scheme.

3 Apr 2007 7:15pm

@Bahare: thanks Bahare - always appreciate your kind remarks!

seventhray from Wayland, United States

Awesome night photo Jerry! I love how the lights are stared! You did a wonderful job on this photo!

3 Apr 2007 8:21pm

@seventhray: I certainly appreciate the generous remarks!

Beatriz from Lima, Peru

Awesome shot...

3 Apr 2007 9:18pm

@Beatriz: thanks Beatriz!

DTW from Orlando, United States

Very cool!

3 Apr 2007 9:39pm

@DTW: Thanks DTW - this is one of the bridges that link Tampa ad St. Petersburg.

kaveh from TEHRAN, Iran

This is absolutely gorgeous! especially the lights!!

3 Apr 2007 10:25pm

@kaveh: Hey kaveh! Thanks for the encouragement!

Alfredo J. Martiz J. from Tokyo, Japan

Awesome shot Jerry, The lights caught my attention, and the colors are beautiful!

3 Apr 2007 10:43pm

@Alfredo J. Martiz J.: Thanks Alfredo - your kind remarks are always appreciated!

Sarah from Gainesville, United States

i LOVE the stars from the lights. Great shot of a beautiful scene. and GO GATORS!!! yeah, three Championships in two years!!!

4 Apr 2007 12:10am

@Sarah: Thanks Sarah!!


Dawn Sutherland from Phoenix, United States

Great sunset shot!!

4 Apr 2007 1:15am

@Dawn Sutherland: Thanks Dawn!

Art Monkey from Salt Spring Island, Canada

gorgeous shot - I love the lights

4 Apr 2007 3:21am

@Art Monkey: Thanks AM - appreciate the input!

Zing from Hamilton, New Zealand

Great night shot, nice colours!

4 Apr 2007 5:10am

@Zing: Thanks Zing! :-)

Craig from Reading, United Kingdom

Absolutely awesome Jerry! What more can I say. This is a fantastic shot. I think you are going to have to share your secret of how to capture an amazing photograph

4 Apr 2007 7:18am

@Craig: Craig - I really appreciate the generous compliment! My secret - I love shooting, do it a lot, work with other photographers, read, study and every once in a while, I get a few images I am happy with! Mainly, I just have fun!

Nick Passantino from Bronx, United States

Stunning colors here.. The long exposure is fantastic

4 Apr 2007 2:41pm

@Nick Passantino: Nick - I thank you! I love the lighting you can get from the long exposures for the 1st 20-30 minutes after the sun has set - I'll be shooting more of these - thanks again!

Wayne from Melbourne, Australia

I don't know how you do what you do...but do more of it =D
Fantastic =D

5 Apr 2007 1:35am

@Wayne: Thanks again Wayne - I have a lot of fun - I will do more...:-)

Alicia from Singapore, Singapore

wow, great exposure! (: really love this picture.

5 Apr 2007 12:39pm

@Alicia: Thanks Alicia - always appreciate the encouragement!

agathe from pau, France

I see you have a lot of messages for each picture! You deserve it! your shots are just wonderful!
I love this one! I love the tone, I love the shadow, the mood is great and I just love the little sunshine on the lights of the bridge...I hope you understand!!
great job!

5 Apr 2007 3:13pm

@agathe: Agathe - I certainly appreciate these generous remarks! Your encouragement is inspiring - thanks!

Streetlights from TN, United States

I was waiting for this photo! Perfectly exposed. Super sharpness. Well done!

6 Apr 2007 6:53am

@Streetlights: Thanks friend - I certainly appreciate the encouragement!

zecarlos from Portugal


28 Aug 2007 9:27pm

@zecarlos: I appreciate the kind review zecarlos!

Canon EOS 30D
15 second
ISO 100
17 mm