The Bird's Nest


terje-l

Link Posted 30/05/2011 - 12:58
During a recent visit to Beijing, I visited the Olympic Stadium at night time. This is the result




K20D with 18-55mm kit lens, 2.5 s at f/6.3
Best regards
Terry

K20D, Optio I10, DA 18-55 1:3.5-5.6 AL II, A 1:1.7/50, D FA 1:2.8/100 Macro, Sigma 70-300 1:4-5.6 APO DG Macro, Pentax AF 360FGZ

stub

Link Posted 30/05/2011 - 14:48
Glad to see its still in use, Or are they still awaiting the GB athletes to finish.. Great image too..
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Stuart..
Last Edited by stub on 30/05/2011 - 14:49

snappychappy

Link Posted 30/05/2011 - 16:01
That's a beautiful image, love the tones of color and light.
My piccies.

Frogfish

Link Posted 30/05/2011 - 20:08
Lovely. I do love reflections.
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terje-l

Link Posted 30/05/2011 - 22:22
Thank you all for kind comments. It is a spectacular construction, and it was nice to see where the Norwegian javelin champion did a very good performance.
Best regards
Terry

K20D, Optio I10, DA 18-55 1:3.5-5.6 AL II, A 1:1.7/50, D FA 1:2.8/100 Macro, Sigma 70-300 1:4-5.6 APO DG Macro, Pentax AF 360FGZ

Stuey

Link Posted 30/05/2011 - 22:34
Lovely
K10D, K5 plus plenty of clueless enthusiasm.

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i-Berg

Link Posted 31/05/2011 - 09:01
snappychappy wrote:
That's a beautiful image, love the tones of color and light.

Yes indeed... +1.
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thoughton

Link Posted 31/05/2011 - 13:43
Postcard perfect
Tim
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terje-l

Link Posted 31/05/2011 - 16:24
Thanks, all! To be honest, I'm quite pleased myself with the image.
Best regards
Terry

K20D, Optio I10, DA 18-55 1:3.5-5.6 AL II, A 1:1.7/50, D FA 1:2.8/100 Macro, Sigma 70-300 1:4-5.6 APO DG Macro, Pentax AF 360FGZ

terje-l

Link Posted 14/06/2011 - 22:08
Sorry to bump this - just had to tell its been accepted in PPG
Best regards
Terry

K20D, Optio I10, DA 18-55 1:3.5-5.6 AL II, A 1:1.7/50, D FA 1:2.8/100 Macro, Sigma 70-300 1:4-5.6 APO DG Macro, Pentax AF 360FGZ

paulyrichard

Link Posted 14/06/2011 - 23:38
Great result, those trees lit from underneath present a nice contrast of colour in the scene.
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Last Edited by paulyrichard on 14/06/2011 - 23:38

Smeggypants

Link Posted 15/06/2011 - 00:49
Excellent shot and superb location!!!
[i]Bodies: 1x K-5IIs, 2x K-5, Sony TX-5, Nokia 808
Lenses: Pentax DA 10-17mm ED(IF) Fish Eye, Pentax DA 14mm f/2.8, Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8, Pentax-A 28mm f/2.8, Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC, Pentax-A 50mm f/1.2, Pentax-A 50mm f/1.4, Pentax-FA 50mm f/1.4, Pentax-A 50mm f/1.7, Pentax DA* 50-135mm f/2.8, Sigma 135-400mm APO DG, and more ..
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i-Berg

Link Posted 15/06/2011 - 08:41
Deserved that one Terry - well done.
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