Every year the Currituck Beach Lighthouse is decorated for the holidays. This was taken at sunset on an overcast day in December 2010.
Corolla, North Carolina

Nikon D80, Quantaray 75-200 Manual, 2X teleconverter, 400mm, F/8, 1.6 sec., ISO 200

Reached 500 views on March 13, 2013
Placed in Top Ten in the December Avatar Challenge
Placed in Top Ten in the Christmas Challenge
Featured in Holidays and Special Occasions
Featured in Going Coastal
Featured in Light Up My Life


light, holiday, lighthouse, christmas, decoration, north carolina, outer banks, currituck


  • DonDavisUK
    DonDavisUKover 3 years ago

    A wonderful work John.

  • Thanks Don! Always appreciate the favorite :)

    – NikonJohn

  • Caitlin Dickman
    Caitlin Dickmanover 3 years ago

    Fantastic capture John!! Beautiful lights! :D Caitlin

  • Thank you Caitlin! I’m glad you think so :)

    – NikonJohn

  • Gail Bridger
    Gail Bridgerover 3 years ago


  • Thank you Gail! I really feel special :)

    – NikonJohn

  • E.R. Bazor
    E.R. Bazorover 3 years ago

    Love it! (December 19th, 2010)
    Merry Christmas!

  • Wow! Thanks E.R. :)

    – NikonJohn

  • Caitlin Dickman
    Caitlin Dickmanover 3 years ago

    TOP 10 WINNER in the Light Up My Life group “CHRISTMAS!!!” challenge!!
    :D Caitlin

  • Thanks Caitlin! This feels great :)

    – NikonJohn

  • PJS15204
    PJS15204over 3 years ago

    thats awesome that they do this Ill bet you especially enjoy this :)

  • Yeah, I’ve been taking lots of pictures of it :)

    – NikonJohn

  • Caitlin Dickman
    Caitlin Dickmanover 3 years ago

    Beautiful image!! Congratulations John! :D Caitlin

  • Thank you so much Caitlin!

    – NikonJohn

  • Victoria Jostes
    Victoria Jostesover 3 years ago

    superb image! well done!

  • Thanks Victoria!

    – NikonJohn

  • hjaynefoster
    hjaynefosterover 3 years ago

    How wonderful. So very festive…

  • Yes it is! Thank you Jayne and Happy New Year, too.

    – NikonJohn

    ANNABEL S. A...over 3 years ago

    W O W !!!,My fave

  • Thanks Annabel! It’s nice to hear from you.

    – NikonJohn

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