Sydney Harbour - Before New Year's Eve Fireworks by Bryan Freeman

Sydney Harbour - Before New Year's Eve Fireworks by 

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There was low cloud scudding across the sky from north to south and higher, darker clouds above these. Photos taken when it was completely dark. Well, as dark as it gets in a big city.

Tonemapped then adjusted colours contrast, offset, saturation in PS

Canon EOS 400D
Canon Lens 18-55mm

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I live in Sydney, Australia and love to travel. I enjoy creating landscapes scenes using my Canon DSLR cameras and lenses.

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  • KristopherK
    KristopherKover 5 years ago

    amazing photo – electric atmosphere – wishing you a Happy New Year and all the best for 2010 :)

  • Kristopher, thanks for all your comments. I wish you all the best for 2010.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • CLiPiCs
    CLiPiCsover 5 years ago

    much as I like fireworks Bryan this is awesome !

    fabulous sky and so well shot too

    Love ‘N’ Laughter Kriss

  • Thanks Kriss, I appreciate your somments. All the best for 2010.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • I meant to type ‘comments’ not somments, which is a word that only exists on my keyboard!

    – Bryan Freeman

  • terezadelpilar~ art & architecture
    terezadelpilar...over 5 years ago


  • Thanks Tereza, I appreciate your comments, Sydney is a great place to live, as are many places in this fantastic little blue-green globe we live on. ;-)

    – Bryan Freeman

  • Pat Yager
    Pat Yagerover 5 years ago

    A remarkable photo, Bryan! Just beautiful!!

  • Hi Pat, thanks for stopping by, I appreciate you taking the time to post your comments. All the best for 2010.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • Paul Kavsak
    Paul Kavsakover 5 years ago

    Beautiful shot and night – Happy New Year!

  • Thanks Paul – HNY 2 u 2

    – Bryan Freeman

  • Jon Staniland
    Jon Stanilandover 5 years ago

    Fantastic capture Bryan!

  • Thank you Jon

    – Bryan Freeman

  • flexigav
    flexigavover 5 years ago

    Beautiful work of art—hot off the press too.

  • Thanks Gavin, yes it was straight back home after the fireworks, crank up the pc, transfer from card to pc, then upload to RB.

    – Bryan Freeman

  • MischaC
    MischaCover 5 years ago

    Fantastic! Happy, Healthy, Prosperous New Year!

  • Thanks Mischa, Happy New Year to you as well

    – Bryan Freeman

  • inkedsandra
    inkedsandraover 5 years ago

    Lovely colours

  • Thanks Sandra

    – Bryan Freeman

  • indi09
    indi09over 5 years ago

    Fabulous!! The sky looks incredible and the city lights just add so much more!

  • Thansk indi, appreciate your comment

    – Bryan Freeman

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