Friday, 12 June 2009

Sydney Olympic Park, fountain, sunset

Last weekend I was lucky enough to catch the sun setting behind the Northern Water Feature at Sydney Olympic Park, in the western suburb of Homebush Bay. I featured views of these fountains from a different position here.

41 comments:

  1. Good shot, Jim. Must have required some patience.

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  2. Yes Julie. Had to wait around for a while for the light to be 'just right' for the best shots.

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  3. Great shots, I love the first one especially, perfect lighting.

    Have a great weekend
    Guy
    Regina In Pictures

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  4. That is simply lovely. What a great catch.

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  5. perfect shots for sky watch! God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be..... Mine's up too hope you can drop by... Have a great weekend!

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  6. Oh my - does the fountain have liquid gold instead of water? That is simply amazing - and some incredibel shots!

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  7. Those are not just good but great pictures. I would be really happy if I took pictures like that.
    Great job!

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  8. Makes me wonder how the UK will compare. Marvellous creative use of light image.

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  9. Gorgeous pictures, I love the color and lighting transition between the two.

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  10. Well done!
    This is a beautiful view of Sydney, thank you for sharing this magical combination of light and water.

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  11. The colour in the first one is just great. Well done.

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  12. Wow, the sun was in a perfect position there. Great shots.

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  13. Wow, a really special picture here, love the first one, great, WELL DONE!!

    Have a nice Skywatch Friday!!

    Greetings from NL

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  14. Yes, very nice! :) I think I'll go and check out the other pictures from this place.

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  15. Wow, that is so beautiful and I love the first photo with the water that looks like stream of gold

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  16. Wow - very impressive. What a great fountain.

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  17. Stunning captures especially the one on left! Enjoy sky watching!

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  18. Beautiful skywatch shots. Captured the light wonderfully.

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  19. Wow..these are great photos....the light play in the first one is amazing...liquid gold....

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  20. Specially the first shot is truly amazing. Seems to be pure liquid gold. :-)
    Thanks for sharing and have a great weekend!

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  21. You have lot of Olympic park shots and they are very modern and enjoyable. These are the best, of course, as they have skywatching too!

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  22. love these photos! it made the sunset more interesting!

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  23. These are amazing! Very nicely done. Beautiful colors. Effect of the setting sun is great!

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  24. This would have been a great waterywednesday.blogspot.com post too.

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  25. Love the pastel sky colours and the angle of the fountain is tops. Great shots.

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  26. Your sunset hyperbolae are fabulous!!!

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  27. Wow that is one stunning shot. Looks like flaming hoops there. Great skywatch photo.

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  28. Love the colors! The glow that glistens looks like gold!

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  29. Very nice captured with the sunset! Interesting to look around on different stays, Fun that one with the ladder.

    /MB

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  30. That looks so cool ...wonderful shot !!

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  31. Hi Jim, it's taken a few years to catch up with this particular post of yours, but ..... that first, golden capture is just spectacular! Beautifully caught. Thanks for sharing this splendid scene and for dropping by my blog.

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