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Night is the New Day by alexandre-deschaumes Night is the New Day by alexandre-deschaumes
The title of the forthcoming Katatonia Album :D

An experimentation at night with a quite long exposure .. Approx 25 mn ... The fog was gathering in the valleys.

Shadow white balance ( which explain the color ) ..

Quite bad quality , because of the long exposure and I had to lighten Up the Raw file ... sorry .
Moreover this is a panoramic Crop from the original ... I still don't know If the entire shot is better or not .. it contains the trees underneath.

This crop of the landscape is more or less like an abstract painting , and I like this Idea.
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Critique by codonnell Oct 31, 2009, 9:29:58 PM
Well I've had plenty of :beer: so I now feel qualified to write a crit on this stunning work.

You're instantly drawn to the high-contrast island on the left-hand side of the photo; it stands out slightly and is the focal point of this strong image. The gradual tones of red, orange, and yellow work harmoniously to create an otherworldly ambiance. Combined with the seamless fog, this photo appears to be from a movie on the terrain of Mars or the like, but most certainly does not reflect anything I have seen on earth.

Beautifully done and wonderfully executed. An example of a long exposure at it's best.
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BDStudio Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2013  Professional Photographer
You should sell this for D.A. points in a higher resolution, I'd buy it!
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thanksthatisenough Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2012
ahh si beaux
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hannahvickers12 Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
fallen in love with this
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:iconminimeany:
minimeany Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2010
I have featured this picture in my journal [link] :clap:
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GraphiteColours Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Very nice! I like the colours and how the fog looks like the sea... where is this?
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CarriedByTheWInd Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2010
aff its fantastic!
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:iconmountaininspirations:
MountainInspirations Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
it's truly beautiful.
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:iconzulima:
zulima Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2010  Student Interface Designer
:heart:
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:icondominique-merot:
dominique-merot Featured By Owner May 8, 2010
Vraiment une super ambiance.
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner May 8, 2010  Professional Photographer
:)
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:iconcartim:
cartim Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2010
Beautiful
Great colours
:wow:
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:iconbloody-ball:
Bloody-Ball Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2009
just amazing
:thumbsup:
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:iconcrossfire322:
Crossfire322 Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This wonderful piece has been featured in my news article [link] :wave:
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2009  Professional Photographer
thank you!!
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:iconcrossfire322:
Crossfire322 Featured By Owner Nov 3, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You're welcome :)
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:icondanuk86:
danUK86 Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2009   General Artist
stunning!
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:iconsolperuibe:
SolPeruibe Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2009   Photographer
Fantastic work :dalove:
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:icondb-imagery:
db-imagery Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2009  Student Photographer
most amazing!..i'm just speechless:)
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2009  Professional Photographer
thank you very much.
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db-imagery Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2009  Student Photographer
you're very welcome:)
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MistwoodSage Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2009
I am not missing the trees, this is great without them.
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:icontolgagonulluleroglu:
tolgagonulluleroglu Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
i loved this one, scenery and colors and the effect of fog . . .
beautiful . . . :clap:
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2009  Professional Photographer
thank you!
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:icondrewhopper:
DrewHopper Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2009  Professional Photographer
Wonderful.
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:icondwth:
dwth Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2009  Student Artist
This photo have been featured on Thumbs of the Week 91st/92nd.:wave:
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:iconlithwood:
Lithwood Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2009   Photographer
simply amazing, it feels completely unreal :clap:
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:iconrichsii:
Richsii Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2009  Professional Photographer
This is a great shot!
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:iconaingail:
Aingail Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
This is a very nice picture - it comprises warmth and dreamlike situations...very soothing I think.
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2009  Professional Photographer
:) :):)
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:iconmohain:
Mohain Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2009
Beautiful :)
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:icondolore:
Dolore Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2009
Wow, this is magical. Superb!
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2009  Professional Photographer
:) !!
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pridebowl666 Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2009
OMG!si un jour je pouvais voir des endroits aussi é;poustouflants! incroyable!
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2009  Professional Photographer
:D Oui !

Merci beaucoup
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:iconandreupardales:
andreupardales Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2009   Photographer
impressive long exposure!
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2009  Professional Photographer
:D
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:iconporbital:
porbital Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2009   Photographer
Your great work is featured here [link]
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2009  Professional Photographer
:D thank you
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:iconhexc0de:
hexC0DE Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
wow!
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:iconcschoeps:
cschoeps Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009
Interesting atmosphere ... Looks quite unreal, but good ;-)
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2009  Professional Photographer
:)
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lazysummerday Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009
:wow:
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2009  Professional Photographer
:frog:
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AlinaKurbiel Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009  Professional Photographer
wow, wow, wow !!!
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2009  Professional Photographer
thank you very much
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Buszujacy-w-zbozu Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
feeds up imagination
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009  Professional Photographer
!!
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Nazareanu Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2009  Professional Photographer
''infernal'' colors :D
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Gwendolynn-W Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2009
wouaw c'est magnifique. je te jalouse
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:iconalexandre-deschaumes:
alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009  Professional Photographer
Mh!

merci ! lol
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