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Old 05-03-2017, 11:26 PM   #541
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Re: Aerials

Love the last photo (the 9th one) and the 5th one as well. Both are dark, bright and surreal.
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Old 05-04-2017, 11:26 AM   #542
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KentXie, that last one is great. Did you use a filter on it?
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Old 05-04-2017, 01:47 PM   #543
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KentXie, that last one is great. Did you use a filter on it?
No filter. I think I just got lucky at the angle so that the sun is still low in the sky and casting shadows in the direction directly back at me. I believe this is taken around 7:15 am.

The cool thing is that you can see exactly how much shadow the Millennium Tower is casting on the Common in picture 5. I'm assuming 115 Winthrop is going to cast just about as much to the right of it.
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Old 05-04-2017, 05:49 PM   #544
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Those are some great pictures. I noticed them on flickr a couple weeks ago, as I regularly search by upload date for terms such as "Boston aerial" and "Boston skyline." It's a shame about all the glare, although as was pointed out, it added to the epicness of a couple of the pics.

Did you manage to capture any aerials of Seattle?
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Old 05-04-2017, 08:16 PM   #545
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Those are some great pictures. I noticed them on flickr a couple weeks ago, as I regularly search by upload date for terms such as "Boston aerial" and "Boston skyline." It's a shame about all the glare, although as was pointed out, it added to the epicness of a couple of the pics.

Did you manage to capture any aerials of Seattle?
Yup. Didn't get the chance to swap out my regular lens with my zoom lens though as I was unfamiliar with the flight path the plane would take entering Sea-Tac.

DSC02134 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02135 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02136 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02137 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02138 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02139 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02140 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02141 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

Bonus shots of Honolulu:

DSC02685 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02687 by Kent Xie, on Flickr

DSC02688 by Kent Xie, on Flickr
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Old 05-04-2017, 09:47 PM   #546
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Great pics thanks for posting!
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Old 05-04-2017, 11:03 PM   #547
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Well done, Kent!

(I gotta get back to that town)
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Old 05-05-2017, 11:39 AM   #548
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Actually, I like the last ones the best, even if they show less buildings.
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Old 05-08-2017, 09:31 PM   #549
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Found this on Reddit which shows the new north side lighting


deserves an encore i think.
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Old 05-09-2017, 11:15 AM   #550
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Wow. It looks like the West End and the Back Bay have been smushed together becuase you can't see the river.
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Old 05-15-2017, 07:09 PM   #551
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april aerials

seaport http://lesvants.com/stock/BOSTON/Bos...2017/index.htm

cbd http://lesvants.com/stock/BOSTON/Bos...2017/index.htm
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Old 05-18-2017, 05:10 PM   #552
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flickr find aerials, I can only post the links to these

https://flic.kr/p/UV58NP


https://flic.kr/p/UJrDLV
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