Monday, July 17, 2006

Little Sacré Coeur

Eric in Paris and Edwin in Kuala Lumpur inspired me to try more night shots. My "tripod" for this photo was a mailbox across the street from Sacred Heart Catholic church in Ocean Beach.


Blogger Aaron G said...


You might get a similar shot of the bell tower at La Mesa First United Methodist next time you're at Marios.

Mon Jul 17, 03:39:00 PM PDT  
Anonymous MarkDM said...

Just found your blog by following a comment you made at Heather Balagh's blog. I like your photos, and this one's definitely a keeper. Even with a handy mailbox tripod, it took an awfully steady hand. Very nice shot.

Mon Jul 17, 07:22:00 PM PDT  
Anonymous anne said...

Beautiful shot! I lov it!

Tue Jul 18, 12:09:00 AM PDT  
Blogger ~tanty~ said...

Wonderful shot!

Tue Jul 18, 02:26:00 AM PDT  
Blogger Kris said...

looking good! now i'm tempted to try as well :)

Tue Jul 18, 04:09:00 AM PDT  
Blogger edwin s said...

you have taken the night shot of night shots! the colour and composition is stunning (to say the least) And what is that spherical light? a falling moon? a street lamp? whatever. This is fab! And all you needed was a mailbox ;)

Tue Jul 18, 08:13:00 AM PDT  
Blogger rickemmanuel said...

nice shot. i like how you have the moon in the background

Tue Jul 18, 01:14:00 PM PDT  
Blogger Sarah said...

Good thing that mail box was strategically placed for you to capture this beautiful church and the moon in the background! Stunning.

Tue Jul 18, 06:33:00 PM PDT  
Blogger Jane said...

This is really beautiful! you got the right composition there..

Tue Jul 18, 09:01:00 PM PDT  
Blogger Kim said...

A very nice effect, Felicia! I love the black, golds, and sepias. I hope you'll shoot more of these nightscapes. There are so many lovely places in SD that are lighted at night. You really captured the flavor of the region in this one. Edwin mentioned he's shooting in RAW now. I think I'd like to try that, too, as well as a night shot.

Tue Jul 18, 10:33:00 PM PDT  
Anonymous Heather said...

That is a great shot.... I should try this more my self

Wed Jul 19, 09:50:00 AM PDT  
Blogger Kate said...

Night shots are so special, and this one is a keeper!

Wed Jul 19, 12:39:00 PM PDT  
Blogger Felicia said...

I very much appreciate your nice comments and continue to be inspired by all of the great photographers in our DP group!

Thu Jul 20, 09:59:00 PM PDT  

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