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This is one of my favourite night shots..The detail, texture, colour and subject really caught my eye.

Since this photo portrays one of my best shots at long exposure work, I thought the title was most fitting..

A yard stick was the early form of portable measuring device as used by the medieval stone masons to check the accuracy/quality of their work, hence the link.. but If you look closely, a stick can be seen in the yard.. although I did not notice this until I edited the photo :)

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Whitby, England

Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 21, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Jim Evans (AXOTA)
    • Camera: PENTAX PENTAX K-7
    • Taken on 2011/03/18 21:32:48
    • Exposure: 30.000s
    • Focal Length: 16.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash