DSC09904n Infrared Moonset from Dikili 01/25/08 - W view

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Volkan Yuksel on February 2, 2008

Thanks Kamaly, as you can guess this is moonset early in the morning. Taken from Turkey near Dikili but the hills in the picture are from Greek Island Midilli. May be I should chance the location accordingly. I have more shots like this showing the moon all the way down. However seeing the moon is getting harder behind the clouds and near horizon ;)

I am about to fly back to Chicago. Cheers from Istanbul Ataturk Airport. Volkan

Volkan Yuksel on February 6, 2008

Hi Kamaly, yes I am back in town :) However I got many involvements at the moment and sorry I couldn't replied to some comments yet.

To be able to penetrate through moisture in the sky and obtain high contrast image, yes I think I only used IR for this scene. It is interesting that even though some of the land based features are sharp and in focus, moon has nearly no details due to atmospheric distortions. Of course for the obvious reasons it would get worse when closer to horizon. Cheers, Volkan

Volkan Yuksel on September 28, 2008

Umit, uyarin icin tesekkurler. Gerekli duzeltmeyi yaptim. Selamlar, Volkan

Volkan Yuksel on May 2, 2009

Merhaba Aycan Hanim, farketmissinizdir belki bu da gunduz cekilmis bir kizilotesi fotograf. Ilginize cok tesekkurler. Springfield MO'dan selam ve sevgiler. Volkan

Tivadar Preisz on October 1, 2011

Hi, My friend and one of my favorite photographers!Volkan Yuksel:))!

This is very Amazing B/W-Landscape.

Fantastic shot.Very nice photo,congratulations

Like 3 ☜ ☟ ! My Favorites 1 ✌ ✔

-------------Üdv: Tiv@d@r = Theodor

Volkan Yuksel on October 8, 2011

Hello dear Tivadar. I am glad you've found this one and liked it. (I like it too) Thank you so much for your comment. Best wishes from Taipei, Taiwan. Volkan

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