Post some night photos!

Started Jul 1, 2013 | Photos thread
LincolnB
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Re: Without a tripod?
In reply to David Kieltyka, Jul 2, 2013

David Kieltyka wrote:

LincolnB wrote:

I've got nothing without a tripod. If I'm shooting at night, I'm bringing a tripod. Period.

That's okay. What I'm aiming at is a spontaneous approach. Imagine Winogrand roaming around with his Leica...at 3am.

-Dave-

A tripod does not preclude spontaneity. But the lack of a even a small tripod at night usually precludes shooting anything at all.

If you really insist on walking around at night shooting without a tripod, you should invest in a camera with serious, serious low light performance. You'll need something like a Nikon D4 or Canon 1-DX. But they're $6,000 and nearly as big as a small tripod anyway.

Cormorant in the middle of the night - 13 second exposure.

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