A perfect foggy night

When it’s a cold and foggy night in January, most people are cozy and warm indoors.  But for photographers, it’s the perfect opportunity to take photos!

 


There’s a pedestrian bridge over Central Expressway that I was first introduced to a few years ago for a photography class.  It’s a great spot to take photos using a slow shutter speed.

You can figure out which direction the traffic was moving based on the colors of the streaks of light.

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The photo above and below are the same area.  I moved the position of the camera a little and changed the shutter speed.

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I don’t generally change my photos to black and white but when I saw the photo below I knew it would be perfect. I think that’s my best black and white photo!

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Camera:  Rockalita Sunshine (Canon EOS 5D Mark IV)
Lens:  My beloved 100 mm macro lens (Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L macro IS)
Date:  January 2017
Notes:  I went to a museum today, got annoyed by the art and decided I needed to push my photography to a different direction (from my usual nature / mushroom / cemetery photos) just to prove it can be done.  Or put another way, I felt inspired!  😉