[WINNER CHOSEN] 38th SC Challenge: Night Scene

Discussion in 'Photo Challenges' started by kyteflyer, Jul 3, 2017.

  1. kyteflyer

    kyteflyer ~@¿@~

    Jan 31, 2011
    Newcastle, Australia
    Sue
    I looked back in past challenges and could not find a "Night" topic after 2012, so its time to do it again, I think.

    Here's an example. Hours of darkness only, please :)

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    The challenge will run for two weeks (approximately) and I'll close it on Monday 17th July, around 6am, Australian Eastern Standard Time. I'll give warning of closure on AEST Sunday night. Requesting advance forgiveness for my inability to meaningfully crit submissions, I just don't think that way.

    1. Either take pictures that match the nominated theme or select some from your portfolio. You must be the photographer that created the images in order to enter it.

    2. Only one entry per salon, please. If you want to withdraw an entry and replace it with another, that is OK, but you must make it clear in the post containing your replacement pictures that this is what you've done. You can add or change the title and add to the edit line to let everyone know.

    3. The decision of the curator at the end of the challenge is final - don't give him/her a hard time about it: this is just a friendly photo-challenge, after all!

    4. The winner will assume the responsibility of curator for the next Salon Challenge, and as soon as possible post a message in a new thread in the SC Photo Challenges forum, with details of the new theme. Don't forget - that opening message must include a copy of these instructions, which also double as the rules.

    5. The curator cannot enter his or her own salon
     
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  2. Jock Elliott

    Jock Elliott SC All-Pro

    Jan 3, 2012
    Troy, NY
    birdfeeder and starry night 011 copy.
    Cheers, Jock
     
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  3. serhan

    serhan SC All-Pro

    May 7, 2011
    NYC
    original.
     
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  4. Les Klein

    Les Klein SC Regular

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  5. christilou

    christilou SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    Italy, Florence.

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  6. Petach

    Petach SC All-Pro

    Oct 22, 2011
    UK, Essex
    Peter Tachauer
    competition is hotting up!
     
  7. Petach

    Petach SC All-Pro

    Oct 22, 2011
    UK, Essex
    Peter Tachauer
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  8. MiguelATF

    MiguelATF SC Top Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Aug 27, 2013
    Talent, Oregon (far from the madding crowd)
    Miguel Tejada-Flores
    One of my favorite night shots, taken slightly after midnight, in Ladd's Addition, one of the oldest residential sections of Portland, Oregon, where labyrinthine small streets circle ancient tiny plazas each of which is graced by a very, very old rose garden. It rains often in the 'Northwest' and even when it's not raining, there can be some moisture in the air, not quite fog but almost, which creates a diffusion effect on the street lighting. Taken with a diminutive Panasonic LX7 compact camera at relatively high ISO's, which further enhanced the grainy feel of the image. Being alone in this beautiful old garden, in the middle of the night, felt almost magical - and the photo captured some of that feeling for me.

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    Rose Garden at night
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  9. One of my favorites
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  10. theoldsmithy

    theoldsmithy SC All-Pro Subscribing Member

    Jan 7, 2013
    Herefordshire, England
    Martin Connolly
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  11. ricks

    ricks SC Veteran

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    Nov 23, 2010
    After the game July 4, 2017 DSCF8991-copy.
     
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  12. donlaw

    donlaw SC All-Pro Subscribing Member

    Sep 14, 2012
    Texas
    Don
    From Single in January 2017, one my all time favorite night images. Coolidge Corner, Brookline MA

    31900267840_2382b239e5_c. SIJ2017 Day4 by donlaw200, on Flickr
     
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  13. michealj

    michealj SC Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Feb 8, 2015
    Twin Cites, MN
    Micheal
    Wow! You hit a home run withe topic Sue. Looks like you are going to be challenged to pick a winner from this outstanding group.
     
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  14. kyteflyer

    kyteflyer ~@¿@~

    Jan 31, 2011
    Newcastle, Australia
    Sue
    Yep, its going to be very difficult!
     
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  15. Covey22

    Covey22 SC Top Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Feb 3, 2012
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  16. NoSeconds

    NoSeconds SC Veteran

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    Jan 1, 2017
    Troy
    My lovely assistant held a couple of thousand lumens underneath Bon for a quick and dirty handheld shot, on a frigid Freo night...

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  17. rayvonn

    rayvonn SC Top Veteran

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    Jan 19, 2015
    Well this was definitely taken in the hours of darkness at Charing Cross Station, London after a night out, I can just about remember when I was young enough to be perfectly happy in this position too.

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  18. muzee

    muzee SC Veteran

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    Apr 30, 2013
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  19. Aushiker

    Aushiker SC Regular

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    May 20, 2017
    Fremantle, Western Australia
    Andrew
  20. MiguelATF

    MiguelATF SC Top Veteran Subscribing Member

    999
    Aug 27, 2013
    Talent, Oregon (far from the madding crowd)
    Miguel Tejada-Flores
    Very very cool, this image ;)
     
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