Welcome to Panachallenge!
If you are already a member, Click Here to Log In.

 
     
t t rss cal
    Home   ·   Rules   ·   Mugshots   ·   Challenges   ·   Stats   ·   Forums   ·   Help Register    

  #152 View From the Window
Entry 27 of 28
   
 
night lights       ©2015 dk
Olympus E-M5       27th place, 12 points
6s, f5, ISO 800, 24mm, Aperture Priority, Pattern, no flash
 
Post-Processing: slight sharpen ACR
adjust shadows
clone noise
crop
      Extra Info: View from my favorite spot in room loaded with windows. The home down across the woods and ravine keeps many lights on, and yet, on some nights, I can still see the stars.
 
11 comments on this entry
Log in to
add a comment

    Comments During Voting    

Lo
Jan 26, 2015
    When you really look into this photo, there is a wonderful amount of detail, but it's just a bit too dark for my liking.

BarbroS
Jan 26, 2015
    I must admit I like this though I needed 2 pair of glasses on top of each other to really see it .. Would not hurt to open up the dark areas a little for easier access to what's there.

Zhaark
Jan 26, 2015
    Love this photo, and how you manage to include the frame of the window without it taking attention away from the view. Love the yellow fire-like glow with the reddish shadows. Slight noise at ISO800. Maybe an even longer exposure at ISO100?

aoc46
Jan 25, 2015
    While I'm sure you intended this to be dark, but on my monitor, it's too dark to see. A little fill light could bring up some shadow detail without wiping out the stars.

Phil99
Jan 25, 2015
    My first reaction was this is way too dark but it's a very pleasing image and I like the subtle colours.

Mepo
Jan 24, 2015
    I can see the stars but that was only after I realised there wasn't a fire in the background. Love the delicate details and play of light in the trees. Understated is good here I think. This reminds me of what forest actually look like when seen in the night. Almost missed the window frame and it perspective took a bit to grow on me. Shame to see such a waste of electricity but it's certainly served you well :-)

Jade O.
Jan 24, 2015
    I can sense the wonder of this place but the image looks a little off tone; maybe it just needs a longer shutter at a lower ISO.

johncomyn
Jan 24, 2015
    Really, this is just too dark. With a better exposure maybe I could see better what is going on. I do see that it could have a nice mood.

SteveBee
Jan 23, 2015
    This appears extremely dark on my screen, to the point of being unreadable, yet your PP info says you adjusted shadows. Maybe a problem with your screen brightness setting.

forkcandles
Jan 23, 2015
    matches the title despite the lack of a "window" element

Edward
Jan 23, 2015
    Just too dark; can't see any details, except the yellow of a light or small campfire.
Entry Navigation
First       Prev       Entry
27 of 28
      Next       Last      

Entry
Navigation



First



Prev


Entry
27 of 28


Next


Last

Vote Stats
3 total votes:

1st  (1): |
2nd  ():  
3rd  ():  
4th  ():  
5th  ():  
6th  (0):  
7th  (0):  
8th  (0):  
9th  (0):  
10th  (2): ||

[Votes]


By dk


United States

74 Challenge
entries:

#152 21st
#153 4th
#154 6th
#155 4th
#156 4th
#157 5th
#158 30th
#159 18th
#160 2nd
#161 21st
#162 4th
#163 3rd
#164 1st
#165 4th
#166 9th
#167 5th
#168 3rd
#169 9th
#170 13th
#171 19th
#172 11th
#173 2nd
#174 6th
#175 2nd
#176 4th
#177 3rd
#178 25th
#179 10th
#180 19th
#181 27th
#182 17th
#183 12th
#184 12th
#185 17th
#186 7th
#187 28th
#188 14th
#189 16th
#190 13th
#191 5th
#192 32nd
#193 6th
#194 6th
#195 12th
#196 29th
#197 13th
#198 37th
#199 4th
#200 17th
#201 11th
#202 17th
#203 4th
#204 21st
#205 21st
#206 7th
#207 5th
#208 9th
#209 21st
#210 20th
#211 14th
#212 6th
#213 20th
#214 6th
#215 13th
#216 31st
#217 13th
#218 5th
#219 12th
#220 4th
#221 7th
#222 5th
#223 26th
#224 12th
#225 23rd

Avg rank:
12th




Entry
Navigation



First



Prev


Entry
27 of 28


Next


Last
    Comments? Suggestions? Problems? Click here!       Disclaimer