Taken from the Ali Kale (castle) restaurant, which offers this superb view of the city. The Phyrgian Rock tombs (2,500 years old) are floodlit in purple. The distinctive Ottoman houses along the river are all illuminated in red. Colours change every 10 minutes or so. Amasya is north east of Ankara. One of the prettiest towns in Turkey.
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mesutilgim (84284) 2014-06-29 12:01
Hello dear Chris,
Very niceblue hour capture -almost birdseye view- of this beautiful city along Yeşilırmak.
Those thombs on rocks out my thoughts back to sixties where I spent there two wonderfull nights in my sleeping bag. The only problem was the shits of bats which covered my face !
TFS and best regards
batalay (35563) 2014-06-29 12:41
Amazing view of a city I have not visited. By now you already have seen so much of Turkey than I have. Warm regards, Chris,
photographer_sg (4157) 2014-06-29 12:49
spectacular view of the city captured with perfect framing and exposure. The pov is superb and the lights make the picture really special. Superb blue hour shot.
Thanks for sharing and have a great new week.
seres76 (780) 2014-06-29 13:35
Very nice capture. Thank you for sharing beautiful capture...
jjcordier (76322) 2014-06-29 23:26
Belle vue nocturne sur la ville avec ces surprenantes illuminations de couleurs différentes pour distinguer les sites remarquables.
papagolf21 (86138) 2014-06-29 23:55
Bonjour, cher Chris,
Très heureux de revoir vos compositions. Il faut dire que la réussite est bien présente à travers cette présentation.
La réussite est bien présente.
dkmurphys (49254) 2014-06-30 1:23
Spectacular colors of the blue hour. I like this panorama of the urban valley. Well taken.
Nicou (121924) 2014-06-30 2:04
Quelle vue et imsge nocturne ces blles lumières dsnd tou9t la ville et ce ciel superbe captage
Bravo et amitié
snunney (83693) 2014-06-30 4:36
A well exposed blue hour composition with lots to retain the interest. An interesting blend of multi-coloured lights.
timecapturer (48668) 2014-06-30 4:54
glorious blue hour shot this. A real sense of the atmosphere and presence of this city nestled in the mountains. Beautiful!
Have a good week - B.
Sergiom (59986) 2014-06-30 7:58
J'aime beaucoup cette photo à l'heure bleue. J'aime beaucoup le mouvement dans la vallée qui donne de très belle traînées de lumière rouge . L'ensemble est d'une très belle netteté.
ikeharel (57144) 2014-07-01 7:33
Good afternoon Chris,
Beautiful lights of town situated along the valley.
The 30 sec. exp. was superbly collected as far as clarity and glare. Excelent photojob done, blue-hour par-excellence.
eldancer1 (27855) 2014-07-01 10:11
Good timed exposure and great capture of the blue hour. Love the colors and good pov with nice details for a 30 exposure. Well done, tfs.
Angshu (55665) 2014-07-02 21:32
A lovely blue hour shot with the streaks of red and yellow adding to the beauty. Good work with the layers in the BG mountains.
The lit up parts on the near slope - what are they?
mcmtanyel (13407) 2014-07-17 21:07
What a pretty blue hour photo! Sharp and well exposed, you must have laid your camera on something if you did not use a tripod. This is another Turkish town that i have not seen; good for you, you're getting around.
Miguel82 (23367) 2014-07-21 7:45
Remarkable light management Chris, a perfect evening shot with blue night tons, good pov, a town in that valley, bravo, have a good start of week