The Light In The Dark

The lights of the city illuminates the clouds in this shot that was made in the middle of the night.


The lights from the city create a false sunset.

  • Nancy King 3y

    What a cool image.
  • Jeremiah Leipold PRO 3y

    WOW! this is great.
  • beautythief PRO 3y

    Love the color gradient in the sky here, Gary. Its strange and wonderful to see this sunset-looking shot with the dark sky and stars above
  • Mike 3y

    Thats a great image!
  • jpeder55 PRO 3y

    look at those soft pillows floating lazily in the sky! those are killer!!!
  • Padmacara PRO 3y

    Stunning, fairytale shot!
  • William Erickson PRO 3y

    Quite an achievement...
  • Richard PRO 3y

    so how's that, err, noise problem?? :)
  • Walter Bruj 3y

    Really nice Gary - kool shot!
  • Alene Davis PRO 3y

    Gorgeous. The blue set against the yellow is terrific.

  • Gregory Pepion 3y

    This is so good, it's epic insanity! :)
  • John A Hemmingsen PRO 3y

    excellent nightsshot, marvellous light and colors
  • Sal Virji 3y

    Wow this is stunning Gary, love the tones and sky.
  • Mike Berenson PRO 3y

    A beautiful combination of elements Gary!
  • Arnie Rose PRO 3y

    Ah - the beauty of light pollution. You've managed to capture the magnificence of humanity's ugly intrusion into nature.
  • 建峰 戴 3y

  • nate parker 3y

    feels as amazing as a composite!
  • GeorgeOfTheGorge PRO 3y

    Great concept and execution. Nice to be on the edge of the clouds.
  • Horst Mall PRO 3y

    False sunset or not, the light seems to be just about right.
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Taken on April 23, 2012
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