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Capturing the warm glow of candlelight in photographs can be quite challenging. Faster lenses, using tripods and slower shutter speeds is the trick here. Try using reflectors to throw in some extra light. But to throw a spanner in the works, we're going to disqualify the most obvious subject - children (big and small) blowing out their birthday cake candles.
Friday, 16th January, 2009 (GMT)
Friday, 23rd January, 2009 – Thursday, 29th January, 2009 (GMT)
Friday, 30th January, 2009 – Thursday, 5th February, 2009 (GMT)
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A moment captured while at a garden party during last summer evening.
|Submitted:||Thursday, 29th January, 2009 16:46 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Friday, 27th June, 2008|
|Focal length:||6.2 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/5 sec|
|Notes:||Handheld picture, no optical stabilization|
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