There are times when identifying the city, state and country where a photo is taken is rather unnecessary. Seattle is the only city on earth with a skyline like this, featuring a well-known structure which is so easy to identify.
The Space Needle was built in the early 1960's as the centerpiece for the 1962 World's Fair. A man named Edward Carlson originally sketched the tower on a napkin while visiting a coffee shop in 1959. The rest, as they say, is history.
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federico (2179) 2014-06-30 18:11
hi gregory, blue hour is one of my favourite themes, here you developed it greatly, perfect sharpness and vividness, good POV and timing
vjmite (3772) 2014-06-30 21:05
A nice sharp photo of this pleasant skyline. The golden lights go well with the deep blue sky. A good point of view that puts the Space Needle front and off-centre.
jemaflor (83014) 2014-06-30 23:18
Great nightshot perfectly managed, good pov and perfect light capture, sharpness is top, congratulations.
siudzi (33005) 2014-07-10 12:23
Wow! What a superb blue hour scene! These modern buildings look extremely attractive with so many lights on presented on the clear blue background. Amazing capture! Well done.
- Copyright: Gregory Wagner (fotoguy22) (4792)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-06-11
- Categories: Daily Life, Architecture
- Camera: Canon 1D MKII N, Canon 70-200mm/2.8, Compact Flash 4 GB
- Exposure: f/18.0
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-06-30 14:46