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Couldn't Sleep...
Posted By: justuspr, 03-30-2007, 08:59 AM

Well I woke up this morning at 5:30 and could get back to sleep so I got up and took my camera downtown. Unfortunately it was still pretty overcast so I never got great light. All shots at ISO 200.

The Salt Lake Temple - FL=21mm / Exp = 1/20 / A=f16


Another of the Temple - FL=18mm / Exp = 1/10 / A=f16


Dancing - FL=40mm / Exp = 1/45 / A=f8


The Statue - FL=148mm / Exp = 1/30 / A=f16

I kept waiting for the bird on the statues hand to fly away but he wouldn't leave. (was there for almost 2 hours)

All in all a very pleasant way to spend a morning, was a little on the cold side though. There are more in my picassa albums.
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I remember seeing this temple in a wedding video somewhere on the net. I like the statue shot even with the bird on it!
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Nothing beats the early morning or evening light, in any situation.
Thanks for posting.
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Wow, nice pictures! It's a good thing you couldn't sleep because you couldn't have captured those pictures had you been sleeping.

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Overcast is my favorite light. If I want more contrast I can always add it in PS/LR, it is tough to go the other way. Nice shots. I love Temple Square.
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The 4th shot impresses me. Love the soft cherry foreground (or the pink flowers ) with the statue looking into a distance.
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Thanks for all the nice comments.
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great pics man... i especialy like the last two... lots of color, highly creative, and i just love the angles in which you took them at. Looks great man... keep it up

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I just love the tones in the first one- great B&W.
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My favourite is the first, the B&W...
I should start thinking about getting up earlier
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