Christmas Season At The Distillery District ,Toronto. In Full Swing.

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John Basso
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Christmas Season At The Distillery District ,Toronto. In Full Swing.
Dec 10, 2013

Hallo There.

I visited the early Christmas season at the Toronto Distillery District.It appeared to be in full swing.It would be to busy and crowed in the evenings and on weekends  for a good shot. So here is my early version. Thanks for looking: John Basso.

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The Carol Singers

The Carousel.

The Christmas Tree.

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In reply to John Basso, Dec 11, 2013

Hi John,

Thanks for posting these,they're great.  I love the detail and the wide images.

Are these shot fully wide open?

Mike

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Mike Ranfft wrote:

Hi John,

Thanks for posting these,they're great. I love the detail and the wide images.

Are these shot fully wide open?

Mike

Hallo Mike.

Thank you for your comment.I shoot most of the time in my 6:9 format since my camera goes from 24mm WA to 98 mm .Greetings: John Basso.

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The 6:9 is great for covering a lot, so were these shot at 24mm?

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Mike

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Mike Ranfft wrote:

The 6:9 is great for covering a lot, so were these shot at 24mm?

Thanks,

Mike

Hallo Mike.

Indeed .These were shot at 24 mm WA. The DL6 zooms from 24 mm to 90mm.I like the fact that living in a city the WA is an advantage as I can take shots not possible other wise .I correct WA distortion wit PT Lens,which  I have as a plug in with the Apple software, Aperture 3 .

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Interesting, I guess that correction is fairly subtle?

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In reply to John Basso, Dec 11, 2013

Lovely series.

My youngest daughter was looking over my shoulder while I viewed these and asked "Where's that?"

"Canada" I replied.

"Why is there no snow?" she asked.

Are you expecting any snow soon?

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David

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In reply to John Basso, Dec 11, 2013

John, I really very much like this set of low light shots but with great details and fine colors; without mentioning the joyful mood!

Very warm regards,

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A dark and brooding Christmas. but fine images nice

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DavidGBK wrote:

Lovely series.

My youngest daughter was looking over my shoulder while I viewed these and asked "Where's that?"

"Canada" I replied.

"Why is there no snow?" she asked.

Are you expecting any snow soon?

Regards

David

You must be joking! It's -12°C at present, with about 10 cm of snow on the ground, and apparently we are expecting 15 to 20 cms on Sunday.

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John Basso wrote:

Hallo There.

I visited the early Christmas season at the Toronto Distillery District.It appeared to be in full swing.It would be to busy and crowed in the evenings and on weekends for a good shot. So here is my early version. Thanks for looking: John Basso.

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The Carol Singers

The Carousel.

The Christmas Tree.

Hi John,

The festive season comes across clearly in these colorful images.  Nicely done.

Cheers,

-raaj

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Mike Ranfft wrote:

Interesting, I guess that correction is fairly subtle?

M

Yes Mike : It is. Look at the PT Lens Web Site .It describes how to correct WA distortion etc.

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DavidGBK wrote:

Lovely series.

My youngest daughter was looking over my shoulder while I viewed these and asked "Where's that?"

"Canada" I replied.

"Why is there no snow?" she asked.

Are you expecting any snow soon?

Regards

David

Hallo David. So sorry in your daughter's disappointment re: no snow in the picture.The white stuff will arrive soon enough.When I have a snowy scene I shall post it. Regards: John Basso.

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l_objectif wrote:

John, I really very much like this set of low light shots but with great details and fine colors; without mentioning the joyful mood!

Very warm regards,

Thank you ,Louis ever so much for your very welcome comment. Greetings: John Basso.

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Thank you John  ever so much for your comment.Greetings: John Basso.

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Looks like a great tool, very clear website. Thanks John!

Any reason you use Aperture 3 as opposed to the Lightroom that is included with the camera?

Mike

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Good set John.

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RaajS wrote:

John Basso wrote:

Hallo There.

I visited the early Christmas season at the Toronto Distillery District.It appeared to be in full swing.It would be to busy and crowed in the evenings and on weekends for a good shot. So here is my early version. Thanks for looking: John Basso.

SVP: Look In Larger Format.

The Carol Singers

The Carousel.

The Christmas Tree.

Hi John,

The festive season comes across clearly in these colorful images. Nicely done.

Cheers,

-raaj

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Thank you Raaj, for your comment which is very much appreciated.Greetings: John Basso.

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Hallo Jim, for your comment .This is always appreciated. Greetings: John Basso

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