Not often, but more and more often in the last few years.
This is using regular camera mode on my phone. The scene is lit from the amber streetlight, blue LEDs on the roof, & white LEDs on shrubs beneath the snow.
The phone takes interesting (if unrealistic) night shots. Here’s one of Nat’l Harbor, taken from Alexandria VA a couple of weeks ago:
did you serve it in the Hello Kitty travel cup? seems somehow fitting!
BTW, big fan of H K. no shame there! bring out the Man Baby beer in the Kitty mug!
Nah, he would never drink beer out of a straw and the 5 year old owner of said cup would be incensed if anyone else used it! Now, he would totally drink it out of a glass pint with H.K. on it, if he could convince the kid that cup wasn’t her’s as well.
Magma plume under Helsinki?
The International Space Station racing accross the sky.
I used this site to find the Station:
The “Heavens Above” app is pretty decent too
This app is even more complete, showing a lot of info on the objects.
“Haunted Dolls” takes me right to Seinfeld. Even more creepy than Chucky or his bride!
Round of contests.
View from my porch this morning:
It only started snowing about an hour ago. I’m so glad I don’t have to go out driving in this!
Have fun! It’s been years since I’ve seen snow in person, and what I wouldn’t give to enjoy a snow day!
Almost a Black and white Photo without the help of Photoshop.