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Tag: night photography

Toronto Skyline

I have been living in Toronto for over 20 years, and I’ve never shoot Toronto skyline. Yeah, I know… So last Friday, I finally took ferry to Centre island, and shoot the sunset/blue hour of Toronto’s skyline. Here they are…

Unique Experiences in Lisbon

I have tried some special activities during my solo trip in Portugal: baking class with Cooking Lisbon, and a night photography tour with Lisbon Photo. First up, the baking class with Cooking Lisbon. Small group, friendly chef, great space, clear instructions, hands-on experiences. If you […]

2 1/2 days in London UK

One’s destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things. – Henry Miller I am back from my third solo trip! It was a short stay in London, because I decided to spend most of my time in Portugal. But […]

Toronto Christmas Market

因为我比较喜欢室外的landscape摄影,在冬天,我对摄影的热情如同气温一样,降到了0度。 今年决定不要再懒惰,一定要练习一下冬天夜景摄影。 多伦多酿酒区每年12月份都会举办圣诞集市, 有圣诞舞台, 圣诞树, 各种传统工艺, 色彩缤纷的灯光。 想练习让灯光虚幻的照片, 研究了好久, 终于拍出来了, 但是不知道做得是否正确: 寒冷的夜晚, 三脚架不小心设置低了: Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

多伦多夜景

一直想学夜晚摄影,一直懒。 前段时间在meetup.com上看到了这个workshop,正合我意,于是报名参加了。 三脚架和广角镜头是必需的。 去年参加过一次这个老师的workshop,觉得质量不错,没有什么废话,他真的是把自己知道的知识都告诉你,然后让你一边练习,一边在旁指导。 对于我这种拿着三角架在街头独自摆弄有心理障碍的人来说,有另外15个人和我一起拿着三角架在街边摆弄可要好多了。 整个workshop两个小时,我们只在king street west附近,没有走很远。 最搞笑的是,整个晚上,因为我们15个人都拿着三角架和单反相机站在街边,路过的人们以为有什么明星到来,纷纷过来询问。 我们只能很遗憾的回一句,不是哩,我们只是在上摄影课。