Here is something we can learn from WolfBird about the techniques and story behind this awarded photo. What WolfBird  likes about photography is not only the ability to preserve special moments but the challenge to put all that beauty and emotions of that single moment in one picture, or two, or three... The pictures on this website are impressions of my journey called life.

"If you are looking for perfect stylish photos... Go on, you won't find that here. I like to picture life and that ain't always perfect.."

1. WolfBird,where did you take this photo?

I took the photo in Raubling, Bavaria, Germany

2. What time of day?

I took the photo some time at night

3. Anything worth sharing about lighting?

I used long time exposure with multiple flash firings

4. What equipment did you use?

For this pictures, I used a Canon EOS 7D with a Sigma 10-20 f3.5 wide angle lens.
All mounted on my loyal Cullman tripod and controlled with a remote control.
Which was actually controlled by my Mom (THANKS) while I was running around firing the flash unit.

5. What inspired you to take this photo?

I just wanted to do something fun, took my Mom for a drive and thats when we came up with that idea.

6. Did you do any post-processing? if yes, tell us about it!

Minor adjustments, dodging, burning and composing the HDR Image using Photomatrix.

7. What equipment do you normally have in your bag?

a long list actually...
- Canon EOS 7D as main body ( 550D as spare)
- Sigma 10-20 f3.5
- Tamron 18-270
- Canon 70-200f2.8L
- Canon MarkIII Extender
- Canon Speedlite 430 EX
- Cable remote, various filters, towels, cloth, snack,....

8. Any advice for others trying to capture something similar?

Any advice... Yes, if you are going to capture an image at night, always have a flashlight and appropriate clothing with you.
Safety first, a good shot hopefully second.
Other advise? Just enjoy what you are doing and do not think too much.

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