I've often gone past this illuminated covered bridge at night, and thought it was time I got a photo of it. The Wuxi train station is a few hundred meters to the left. I may have to try this again at blue hour. The bridge rail is too wide to use the eyepiece. Mini tripod may be required. There is another covered bridge on the other side too but I would have to figure out how to get across 4 lanes of heavy traffic behind me here. Will investigate further!
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mvdisco (17774) 2012-04-07 10:10
A very nice nocturne picture of this covered bridge,
Beautiful sharpness and details with great contrast and light,
nice reflection too.
Joyeux W/E. de Pâques..
rychem (24022) 2012-04-07 10:10
Excellent night photo, very attractive view, great colors and reflections
mohammad_H (9476) 2012-04-07 10:21
. Glitter and refulgence electric lights on a beautiful monument and its reflection in water above. Appropriate resolution in the night and light and color management. And great subject.
siudzi (33973) 2012-04-07 10:56
Lovely night shot taken with excellent exposure and high saturation. The reflected colourful lights make it attractive and interesting as well. Beautiful work. TFS.
Nicou (123272) 2012-04-07 11:10
Fantastique couleurs et reflets superbe compo e tiamge fnatastique quelle vue nocture avec toutes ces belles lumières grandisoe.
bravo et amitié
worldcitizen (7071) 2012-04-07 11:18
This photo is alive with color. Your exposure is wonderful; I like the sharp lines and details of the bridge, and the deep reflections in the water. Everything jumps out so boldly against the darkness of night.
PaulVDV (22737) 2012-04-07 11:53
The coloured lights align the shapes of the several typical roofs very sharply and get reflected nicely but thicker and blurred in the running water of the river.
Splendid nightshot of a cityscape in contemporary China.
Best regards, Paul
papagolf21 (86754) 2012-04-07 12:00
Bonsoir, cher Chris,
Admiration devant une telle image. Les couleurs ressortent délicatement, les détails sont présents.
La beauté d'ensemble est remarquable.
Félicitations (une fois de plus).
annjackman (19937) 2012-04-07 12:36
A very clean, crsip night time picture. The illuminations highlight the lines of the buildings giving some interesting shapes. The reflections are soft and lovely. Excellent work.
Kind Regards, Ann
Sonata11 (33283) 2012-04-07 12:41
another beautiful shot of blue hour. A very interesting picture with fabulous vivid colors, sharpness, clarity POV. Fantastic composition and fantastic framework of this place to showing us beautiful architecture and surroundings. Wonderfully flawlessly executed. Perfectly well done. Like it. Thanks for sharing.
All the best and the a Happy Easter,
pierrefonds (57531) 2012-04-07 13:12
The reflections on the water of the canal are assets to the composition. The canal is sending my eye toward the bridge which is giving depth to the picture. The point of vuew is showing the details and colors of the lighted covered bridge. I am wondering what shutter speed and ISO that you used for the picture ? Have a nice day.
Didi (57256) 2012-04-07 20:34
Another interesting view in the black sky.
Good shapeness in the background and weel done for the lights management; this is very good for a long pause speed.
You should try also with high speed at F/3.5.
Best regards and happy Easter
TopGeo (38204) 2012-04-07 22:34
another beautiful shot of blue hour. The reflections are soft effect and lovely night dynamic.Perfect composition and fantastic framework The canal is sending my eye toward the bridge which is giving depth to the picture. Beautiful sharpness and details with great contrast and light,Thanks for sharing.
All the best and the a Happy Easter, also
Cricri (107306) 2012-04-07 23:19
Une vue remarquable sur beaucoup d'éléments colorées et des reflets qui ajoute une agréable ambiance a la nuit tombé, belle réalisation
Bon weekend de Pâques
vjmite (3878) 2012-04-07 23:28
Pretty wild colors and reflections. Nice and sharp and perfectly exposed. Great job.
emka (79926) 2012-04-07 23:31
You have so many bridges in Wuxi! fantastic night shot. What colours! And the Chinese pagodas are so beautifully lit, like golden. I like it very much. Excellent composition.
dkmurphys (50030) 2012-04-07 23:39
Another spectacular scene from those urban canals. Perfect management of light, well done!
Have a Happy Easter!
jjcordier (76858) 2012-04-07 23:45
Cette photo nocturne est vraiment de qualité exceptionnelle. L'exposition est parfaite (superbe effet étoile), la netteté exceptionnelle et les couleurs splendides. Je ne parle même pas de la splendeur des reflets et de la beauté des lieux! Superbe.
ifege (10225) 2012-04-08 0:12
Great at the time you took it Chris - good colour and good bits of traditional architecture.
Miguel82 (24265) 2012-04-08 9:10
A beautiful night shot
A well sharpened picture
Good light management
have a nice day
Afsanehbagheri (3228) 2012-04-09 9:59
سلام دوست من
خیلی نور در شب زیبا است
Waylim (25360) 2012-04-09 19:06
Beautiful night shot, the essenc of Chinese landscape is well depicted due to the pavilion with the lanterns, and off course the Chinese writing. Beuatiful and festive colors and love the refelction on the water.
Angshu (55934) 2012-04-10 1:42
You do have an intersting collection of Wuxi bridges & there are certainly a lot of them. This one's quite unique, in being covered...any specific reason why? The design is also quite modern unlike the other ones you've shown. Exposure is good & the night illumination comes out sharp...like the star effect thanks to the narrow aperture
yquem46 (38746) 2012-04-10 2:57
away to italy for a week
Glad to catch up with this beautiful one
A splendid night shot with tack sharp colors throughout
have a nice day
patdeph (35748) 2012-04-10 12:51
spectacular night shot with numerous details,and wonderful colorful lightened graphisms.Splendid, and superbly done!
adores (37601) 2012-04-10 18:12
Another good one! The colourful lights, the reflection and the star effect of the lamp. Perfect exposure! I'm glad you had the idea of taking it, the place is really nice!
macjake (57074) 2012-04-11 13:50
this one may be my favorite of yours so far.
love the star effect on the yellow light, and the horizontal lines of brightly colored yellows and blues that attract the eye.
the reflections are great too.
whats not to like here!