Victoria Street lights at night, Old town, Edinburgh, Scotland

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    Around the bend on Victoria St. in Old Town Edinburgh.

    It was snowing/sleeting quite heavily when I took this photo. I forgot to pack my lens hood on this trip, so I had to DIY one out of business cards and duct tape (never leave home without it!). Even with this extremely solid contraption I was still getting water drops all over my lens, so I had to continually go into coffee shops to wipe my lens off, resulting in an extreme caffeine overload :P I stood in this spot for about 30 minutes waiting for the right car to pass by... It's definitely a waiting game to get great light trails.

    Canon 5DMK3+16-35mm, 8s at f/16, ISO 200.

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    1. LEXPIX_ 27 months ago | reply

      Nicely done. Love the colors on the wet bricks.

    2. Maritza_V 27 months ago | reply

      Wooow, Beautiful!

    3. mikegavin 27 months ago | reply

      beautiful shot, great post work

    4. blueteeth 27 months ago | reply

      Lovely quality.

    5. rmaspero 27 months ago | reply

      The best of the set!

    6. Henry Hay 27 months ago | reply

      amazing image, I have been Planning on taking a few frames here

    7. ROB HARTLEY 1 27 months ago | reply

      Awesome detail of the stone!!

    8. im_apatel 27 months ago | reply

      I love Edinburgh and especially this area...awesome job!

    9. FZ 7 26 months ago | reply

      Excellent Work

    10. Drewmax 26 months ago | reply

      Awesome image

    11. elementalPaul 25 months ago | reply

      This is great. It's interesting to see the city I live in through the eyes of a visitor. Also Victoria Street is much easier to photograph when people aren't wandering into shot (obliging vehicles with tail lights for trails are always welcome though!).

    12. Claire Cloudchaser 24 months ago | reply

      I like the perspective, nice colours and sharpness!

    13. hug n angels 24 months ago | reply

      Brilliant shot.

    14. Buzzard2001 24 months ago | reply

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    15. MARIO NARANJO MOLINA 13 months ago | reply

      It´s a lovely place . Very cozy little shops and a pork sandwich vendor in this street. You can check my photos of this place in my photo stream here in flickr

    16. pkefali (On/Off) 13 months ago | reply

      Really great 'evening' shot!! The starburst lights, and streaking car lights, all perfectly done... You've got a great gallery!!

    17. Tony Reynes 2 months ago | reply

      Just plain wonderful!

    18. JdJ Photography (www.jdj-photography.nl) 6 weeks ago | reply

      Cool nocturnal shot with that wet street!

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