Boston at night

Discussion in 'Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes' started by mikey v, Jul 5, 2007.

  1. Heres is a picture I took recently while working in Cambridge Mass. I was there for a week and finally on the last night I had decent weather to get this shot. I hope you like it.:wink:
  2. Looks good!! Did you get a chance to do any touring while up here? :smile:
  3. DBrim


    May 30, 2007
    Boston, MA
    Makes me "home"sick! Can't wait to be back there :smile:
  4. Thanks!

    I was covering for a technician on vacation so I got to drive into the city once. Once was enough, I took the T in for the rest of the week. The hotel I was at was only a couple of blocks from Calumet Camera store in Cambridge. I had a good time there, picked up my D200. I did a little walking around Cambridge and Downtown Boston. Went into the Science center for a little while. Cities are not really my thing. I volunteered so I could go up to Acadia National Park over the weekend. Leaving from Boston gives me a 10 hour head start.
  5. Looks Great

    Nice Shot. Great color and composition. I love the dock in the foreground.
  6. Agreed, I'm not a city person either and know painfully little about touring Boston. :redface: As a medic, I know all the hospitals and all the DD's......otherwise, I gotta get out books and maps to see any touristy stuff! :tongue: You were smart to take the T, Boston is definitely NOT a driving city. :smile:

    Acadia is in incredible, I hope you made it up there!
  7. gerryblake


    Jan 29, 2007
    Raleigh, NC
    Great shot!! I was just up there 2 weeks ago for a wedding. Took over 900 pics by the time I returned home. What a fun city to visit, can't wait to go back.
  8. Good work but the brown sky doesnt leave much hope for future generations.
    Not trying to be a party pooper but it gives cause for concern.:frown:
  9. DBrim


    May 30, 2007
    Boston, MA
    I wouldn't be suprised if the brown was just long-exposure clouds. I've seen it in my own Boston photos as well (here), when in reality it was just city lights bouncing off of fog.
  10. You're right there was a low cloud layer. All the light is reflected from the city, it was about 9:30pm when I took this shot. This was taken with a D200, 18-55 f/3.5-5.6 lens, exposure was 30 seconds at f/22. The whole rest of the week it was raining so this was the only decent night I had to get the shot.:smile:
Similar Threads Forum Date
Many (15) images of the Zakim Bridge in Boston Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes Sep 16, 2017
Boston Greenway Artwork at Night Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes Jul 28, 2015
Boston - Rowe's Wharf at night Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes Apr 24, 2009
Boston At Night Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes Apr 12, 2009
Boston at Night Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes Jan 27, 2009