Twilight at Niagara Falls

I'd like to make myself believe that planet earth turns slowly

-Owl City (Fireflies)

  • anete bauere 5y

    whoa, it sure looks 10 times better on that dark background
    such a beautiful capture!
  • brandenharvey.com 5y

    Incredible. Very well done.
  • Oksana 5y

    Aaaah, this is incredible. Are those stars at the top? Love them; love the smoothness of the water; love the fading golden light; love the red and green tones on the waterfall. So brilliant in so many ways. And the lyrics fits perfectly.
  • Meriam 5y

    oh my goodness, this leaves me breathless
  • pumpkinoodle 5y

    oh, the stars!!!
  • Yusuf Alioğlu 5y

    fantastic. great shot.
  • Kjersti Andreassen 5y

    Thank you!!

    porteous The main Photoshop work here was to mix in HDR effects, essentially making the trees in the foreground lighter. I also darkened the sky a little, and gave it a slight contrast/color boost. The challenge was keeping everything correctly exposed, from the illuminated waterfall to the artificial lights along the rim and by the boat. Also, I sharpened it and corrected some of the distortion from the wide angle.

    I'm not sure where the date comes from; it must have been taken at some point between 8.30 and 9.30, most likely around 9:20.. I've changed it now though.
  • Kjersti Andreassen 5y

    Oksana Yes they are. Thank you! The coolest part of Ontario is still you though - with the falls on a reasonably close second place. ;)
  • Torfinn Berset 5y

    Wow! This is a very unique picture of the Niagara Falls, and that's saying a lot :)
  • Stephen.James 5y

    Beautiful shot!!!!! SO glad you upped this!
  • Megan Mulder 5y

    i got rid of my flickr when i got rid of facebook, and when facebook came back from the dead, flickr did too =). still, i think i'll let all the old uploads just sit on my computer...

    your photos are amazing, my norwegian friend =). perhaps my stream will one day look like yours? i can aspire, i suppose =)

    upload more from the trip!
  • Kjersti Andreassen 5y

    Megan Mulder that is sad. ;) thanks megan! <3 i'll definitely try to upload more eventually, from top of the rock and such. stay tuned is all i can say.. ;)
  • MaxTPhoto 5y

    That looks absolutely amazing
  • SteveClick-Photography 5y

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    This shot is wonderful!!!

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  • Chris Hondo 5y

    Super
  • afc07 5y

    Very nice!
  • Urška Majer 5y

    gorgeous!
  • Frans den Oudsten 5y

    amazing shot,wonderful place
  • miriam~ 5y

    wow the colors and view here are just amazing
  • Marlies H. 5y

    wow amazing view!
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Taken on July 6, 2010
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