Today's the eve of Chinese New Year so here's the picture from Victoria Harbor in Hong Kong to mark the occasion. Though pretty mediocre in quality (shot through the hotel room's window) still it's a very colorful and bright memory for me. Best wishes to everybody.
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danos (85187) 2014-01-30 8:15
colourful the lights of the scene from this section of Hong Kong with the reflections to complete perfect the whole scenery.The beams of the floodlights adds a beautiful optical effect in the scene.
COSTANTINO (53715) 2014-01-30 8:18
this shot is great miracle and explosion of
lights a shot with beauty and originality
dedicated to the eve of Chinese New Year
taken from Victoria Harbor in Hong Kong
a nocturne shot is a difficult shot
but this one has been perfectly executed
have a nice evening
adidas5nb (4971) 2014-01-30 8:22
well love this pic.this is so hongkong.really like the pov and the glamor.
ikeharel (55332) 2014-01-30 9:16
Good evening Marina,
Every evening on 20:00 sharp, the HK skylines on Victoria side's, is illuminated with a marvelous lights display.
Crowds always gathering on the bay promenade on the Kwaloon side to watc. So you did, and very well taken the night shot.
Fine light management on a great sight.
cornejo (30089) 2014-01-30 10:05
Hi Marina, as you say is not very good quality, but it is a very colorful and striking image, interesting work, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this interesting work.
Good night and happy rest of the week.
Warm greetings from southern Spain.
willperrett (6632) 2014-01-30 10:09
Well at this distance it looks fine: the static elements are all OK and in one place. Maybe a tad of sharpening could help, but I'm happy as it is. You obviously used some form of camera support. I love the laser lights and the predominantly orange cast. Did you get to the top of the Peak at night? That view is pretty impressive too!
Noel_Byrne (22787) 2014-01-30 10:33
Whooooooo :) This caught me eye the second I opened the gallery, a blaze of light and color and excitement. Looking at this, I can almost feel a sense of excitement for the impending festivities in the air. This is a fantastic capture of the mood thorugh light and color, and of course that skyline is magnificent!
Lovely work on the frame too, really suits this image.
All the best
Miguel82 (22431) 2014-01-30 10:38
Dobryi vetcher, this is a fantastic shot of Hk by night, your light management is excellent with orange and red hues, a big density of buildings and population is clearly visible Marina, spasiba, udachi i khoroshego nastroeniya! Spokoïnoï notchi!
nikkitta (14354) 2014-01-30 12:06
Good to remember Chinese new Year 4712, like this celebration, must be great to be in HK with all this impresive sparkling lights and their reflections of the water
Like composition and frame
Well done, congrats
Kamilutka (8095) 2014-01-30 12:07
I haven't managed to get to Hong Kong on my trip to China and your photo makes me regret it very much. It is very good cityscape and the POV you chose allows wide panorama. The lights of the buildings contrast with the dark sky and cast some reflections on the water in the bay.
Have a nice evening
Gigidusud (14705) 2014-01-30 13:31
Beautiful view on the city with splendid light and nice reflections. I find it successful despite the difficulty.
fabbs99 (16151) 2014-01-30 23:13
Truly a spectacular view of Chinese New Year from Victoria Harbor in Hong Kong . Nice image, sharp with good details, well saturated colors and nice composition. Well done. TFS.
Subhogen (4065) 2014-01-31 1:34
Wow! now that's what I call dazzling. Is there a huge cut diamond on the rooftop of that building:-) Love the bright spots of light illuminating the cityscape. I am fond of natural landscapes, but here I like your capture of the bright cityscape. Thanks for sharing a good photo.
abmdsudi (41998) 2014-01-31 7:22
Gong Xi Fa Cai, An appropriate dominating red - colour of good luck - in the night sky and nothing with the power of this! The beams of light perhaps symbolizing an illuminated dragon! What a joyous shot befitting the yearly celebration with your seamless photo works. Congrats
annjackman (18983) 2014-02-01 2:00
It is lovely to see this as I know the area where you took this picture from. The illuminations are fantastic and a great way to celebrate The red line in the frame works very well.
Kind Regards, Ann
krzychu30 (15442) 2014-02-05 3:05
this is a view I could watch all the time!
I´ve been there also once to enjoy the light show(wasn´t easy to get a good place-so many people were there).
And You could enjoy it for yourself from your hotel window-honestly could you fall asleep there having such views outside?
Amazing city and superb composition!
Have a nice day
mirosu (13174) 2014-02-10 5:30
Excellent night photo, superb lights and colors. Excellent overall composition. Well done.
siudzi (33005) 2014-03-08 23:53
Wow! What a stunning night view on this impressive modern city! Its colors and lights created a very beautiful visual effect for your presentation. Well seen and done. Like it!