Halloween Fireworks over Derry 2015 Part 2

A Long Exposure shot of the Halloween fireworks over Derry, Northern Ireland. This photo was taken from the famous "Walls" of the city, with this section of them overlooking Guildhall Square. The building with the clock tower in the centre of the frame is the Guildhall which presides over Guildhall Square. Derry was recently voted by the readers of USA Today as being the top Halloween destination in the world, beating off competition from the likes of Transylvania, Sleepy Hollow and Salem, Masaachusetts. This photo was taken using a Nikon D810 camera with a Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 wide angle lens. It was edited using DXO Pro Optics 10, Adobe Lightroom 5 and Adobe Photoshop CS6. I reduced the noise in the photo using Topaz Labs DeNoise 5. Thanks for looking! Nikon D810, Nikkor 16-35mm, 17mm, f/10, ISO 100, 8sec,

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A Long Exposure shot of the Halloween fireworks over Derry, Northern Ireland. This photo was taken from the famous “Walls” of the city, with this section of them overlooking Guildhall Square. The building with the clock tower in the centre of the frame is the Guildhall which presides over Guildhall Square.

Derry was recently voted by the readers of USA Today as being the top Halloween destination in the world, beating off competition from the likes of Transylvania, Sleepy Hollow and Salem, Masaachusetts.

This photo was taken using a Nikon D810 camera with a Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 wide angle lens. It was edited using DXO Pro Optics 10, Adobe Lightroom 5 and Adobe Photoshop CS6. I reduced the noise in the photo using Topaz Labs DeNoise 5.

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Nikon D810, Nikkor 16-35mm, 17mm, f/10, ISO 100, 8sec,

Halloween Fireworks over Derry Part 1

An HDR shot of the Halloween fireworks over Derry, Northern Ireland. This photo was taken from the famous "Walls" of the city, with this section of them overlooking Guildhall Square. The building with the clock tower in the centre of the frame is the Guildhall which presides over Guildhall Square. To the right of the building, you can see one of the angular arms of the Peace Bridge which spans the River Foyle. You can also see the lights coming from the funfair that was situated in Ebrington Square, in the Waterside part of the city. Derry was recently voted by the readers of USA Today as being the top Halloween destination in the world, beating off competition from the likes of Transylvania, Sleepy Hollow and Salem, Masaachusetts. This is an HDR photograph, merged from 3 different shots. It was taken with a Nikon D810 camera, using a Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 wide angle lens. The photos were cleaned up using DXO Pro Optics 10, merged using Photomatix Pro 5 and then edited using Adobe Lightroom 5 and Adobe Photoshop CS6. Thanks for looking! Nikon D810, Nikkor 16-35mm, 17mm, f/10, ISO 100, 4sec,

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An HDR shot of the Halloween fireworks over Derry, Northern Ireland. This photo was taken from the famous “Walls” of the city, with this section of them overlooking Guildhall Square. The building with the clock tower in the centre of the frame is the Guildhall which presides over Guildhall Square. To the right of the building, you can see one of the angular arms of the Peace Bridge which spans the River Foyle. You can also see the lights coming from the funfair that was situated in Ebrington Square, in the Waterside part of the city.

Derry was recently voted by the readers of USA Today as being the top Halloween destination in the world, beating off competition from the likes of Transylvania, Sleepy Hollow and Salem, Masaachusetts.

This is an HDR photograph, merged from 3 different shots. It was taken with a Nikon D810 camera, using a Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 wide angle lens. The photos were cleaned up using DXO Pro Optics 10, merged using Photomatix Pro 5 and then edited using Adobe Lightroom 5 and Adobe Photoshop CS6.

Thanks for looking!

Nikon D810, Nikkor 16-35mm, 17mm, f/10, ISO 100, 4sec,

Big Ben Overlooking River Thames

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A shot of Big Ben overlooking the River Thames in London, England. The shot was taken from the grounds of St Thomas’ hospital.

The shot was taken using a Nikon D810 camera with a Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 lens. It was edited using DXO Pro Optics 10, Adobe Lightroom 5 and Topaz Labs DeNoise 5.

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Nikon D810, Nikkor 16-35mm, ISO 100, f/16, 35mm, 1/100sec

Blue Hour in Dún Laoghaire

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A Long Exposure shot of the Blue Hour in Dún Laoghaire, located in Co. Dublin, Ireland. Clouds pass overhead as cars pass by the busy crossroads at the Court House.

The shot was taken using a Nikon D810 camera with a Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 lena. It was edited using DXO Pro Optics 10, Adobe Lightroom 5 and Topaz Labs DeNoise 5.

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Nikon D810, Nikkor 16-35mm, ISO 100, 22mm, f/16, 25secs

Zamość Town Hall

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Market Square and the Town Hall of Zamość in Poland.

Zamość was founded in 1580 on the trade route linking western and northern Europe with the Black Sea. In 1992 it was passed as a World Heritage Site based on “an outstanding example of a Renaissance planned town of the late 16th century, which retains its original layout and fortifications and a large number of buildings of particular interest, blending Italian and Central European architectural traditions”.

This shot was taken using a Sony A7r camera with a Carl Zeiss 35mm f/2.8 lens. It was edited using DXO Pro Optics 9, Lightroom 5.5, Photoshop CS6 with the Topaz Labs Clarity Plug In.

Sony A7r, Carl Zeiss 35mm f/2.8, ISO 100, f/8, 1/250sec

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An Old Graveyard

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An Old Graveyard

A shot of the round tower that stands in St. Kevin’s Graveyard in Glendalough, County Wicklow, Ireland.

This shot was taken with a Nikon D4 camera using a Nikon 24mm f/1.4 lens. It was edited using Photoshop CS6 with the Topaz Labs Clarity plug-in.

Nikon D4, Nikkor 24mm f/1.4, ISO 100, 1/500s, f/8,

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Under the Peace Bridge at Night HDR

Under Peace Bridge Night HDR

Under the Peace Bridge at Night HDR

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This is a shot taken from under the Peace Bridge in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland. The bridge spans across the River Foyle, linking the Cityside (which you can see in the photo) to the Waterside (the area the photo was taken from).

This photo was taken with a Sony NEX6 camera using a Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 lens. I edited the photo using DXO Pro Optics Elite 9, Lightroom 5, Adobe Photoshop CS6 using the Topaz Labs DeNoise 5 and Clarity plug in’s. I then created 5 different exposures of the photo (-2 through +2) within Photoshop and then merged them into 1 single HDR image using Photomatix Pro 5. I did some final tweaks to the balance within Lightroom 5.

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Sony NEX6, Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6, 32mm, f/18, ISO 100, 13secs