Silent night

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This is a 30 seconds photograph made ​​without tripod. Me and my camera, we were both lying on the floor of a floating dock and to prevent a blurred photo I only had to remain still and hold my breath during the period of exposure.

In the Upper Douro region, the nights are so calm that the silence is broken only when a fish jumps in the water.


Esta é uma fotografia de 30 segundos feita sem tripé. Eu e a minha máquina estávamos deitados no chão de um cais flutuante e para evitar uma fotografia tremida eu só tive que permanecer imóvel e suster a respiração durante o tempo de exposição.

Na região do Alto Douro, as noites são tão calmas que o silêncio só é interrompido quando um peixe salta na água.

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Comments (530)

Markus Kikike on August 11

Amazing night shot!F304+L504

bodidog on August 25

LIKE, beautiful colours, nicely taken given you didn't have a tripod, regards

andrew brown on August 31

Breathtaking colours, fairytale landscape! Perfect shot!
YSL
Best wishes, András

kanyafm on September 10

Seems like a dream

Filip Jurovatý on September 23

LIKE :)

pozri: ! VIEWS ? No, thanks ! a facebook panoramio group

S priateľským pozdravom zo Slovenska, Filip.

Sergey Kreps on September 24

Very beautiful landscape. Wonderful photo!

YSL

Best wishes, Sergey

oliviaer on September 25

So excellent photos, thank you very much.

Camisetas graciosas on September 25

Cielos una foto encantadora

62 Casa (CAMERON) 12 days ago

Wonderful! F+L.

The picture is very impressive.

That's very nice.

Daniel Michels 3 days ago

Hi dear Mário Eloi Castro,wonderful photo,great reflections and colors,YSL (308-512)!

Greetings,Dan.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on April 7, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Mário Eloi Castro
    • Camera: Canon EOS 600D
    • Taken on 2013/03/23 23:24:30
    • Exposure: 30.000s
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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