A merry-go-round or carousel spins at twilight photographed with a long exposure. Captured this at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina in the summer of 2011 with the following settings…. Canon EOS 7D, EF18-135mm lens, f/22 @ 18 mm, 5s, ISO 100.


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Kenneth Keifer is a photographer and media producer living in Mooresville, Indiana. He will photograph just about anything beautiful or interesting but dramatic landscapes, national parks, lighthouses, floral, and wildlife are some of his favorite subjects. You can learn more about Ken here or here

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  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Pattenalmost 3 years ago

    Nice work Kenneth.

  • Thank you. I appreciate it!

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • Sharon Brown
    Sharon Brownalmost 3 years ago

    Great shot…Close Encounters of the Third Kind springs to mind!

  • Thanks, I had that kinda feeling when I look down at the LCD just after shooting! : )

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • kevin chippindall
    kevin chippindallalmost 3 years ago
    just sensational …. cheers kev
  • Thank you, Kevin!

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • piong
    piongalmost 3 years ago

    so impressive!

  • Thank you so much!

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • zaffokioko
    zaffokiokoalmost 3 years ago

    this is extremely cool!

  • Thank you so much!

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • Susan  Kimball
    Susan Kimballalmost 3 years ago

    great image and big congrats on your HP feature!

  • Much appreciated! Thanks!

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • vampvamp
    vampvampalmost 3 years ago

    congrats on hp!

  • Thank you very much!

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • KathyT
    KathyTalmost 3 years ago

    Fantastic long exposure. Congrats on Home Page feature.

  • Thank you so very much!

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • Elfriede Fulda
    Elfriede Fuldaalmost 3 years ago

    Congratulations, great work

  • Thank you….really appreciate it!

    – Kenneth Keifer

  • Kenneth Keifer
    Kenneth Keiferalmost 3 years ago

    Thanks everyone on the Home Page remarks and to RedBubble for putting my image there. I am extremely humbled and honored. My 98 year old grandmother passed away last night and I have been extremely saddened by this…I love her so much. This has been a bright spot today and I am very grateful!

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