lennartkoopsen
lennartkoopsen

Reitdiephaven, Groningen, The Netherlands



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Contest Finalist in Rule of Thirds Photo Contest vol5
Contest Finalist in Covers Photo Contest Vol 49
Contest Finalist in Colorful And Bright Photo Contest
Contest Finalist in My City Photo Contest
People's Choice in Architecture And Reflections Photo Contest
Contest Finalist in Architecture And Reflections Photo Contest
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Submitted to Photo Contests

Top ClassTM

All About Water Photo ContestTop 10 class
Pink Photo ContestTop 20 class
Pink Photo ContestTop 20 class week 2
Pink Photo ContestTop 20 class week 1
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 6Top 20 class
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 6Top 20 class week 1
The Colors Photo ContestTop 10 class
Rule of Thirds Photo Contest vol5Top 10 class
The Colors Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Rule of Thirds Photo Contest vol5Top 10 class week 1
Covers Photo Contest Vol 49Top 10 class
Playing With Water Photo ContestTop 20 class
Covers Photo Contest Vol 49Top 10 class week 2
Covers Photo Contest Vol 49Top 10 class week 1
Simple Architecture Photo ContestTop 30 class
Lakes And Reflections Photo ContestTop 10 class
Simple Architecture Photo ContestTop 20 class week 1
Lakes And Reflections Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Colorful And Bright Photo ContestTop 10 class
Colorful And Bright Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Shutter Speed Experiments Photo ContestTop 20 class
Shutter Speed Experiments Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Spectacular Lakes Photo ContestTop 20 class
Spectacular Lakes Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Geometry And Architecture Photo ContestTop 20 class
Geometry And Architecture Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
My City Photo ContestTop 10 class
Composition And Leading Lines Photo ContestTop 10 class
My City Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Composition And Leading Lines Photo ContestTop 20 class week 2
Composition And Leading Lines Photo ContestTop 20 class week 1
Europe Photo ContestTop 10 class
Europe Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Our World At Night Photo ContestTop 10 class
Fill The Frame Photo ContestTop 20 class
Gorgeous Rivers Photo ContestTop 10 class
Architecture And Reflections Photo ContestTop 10 class
Architecture And Reflections Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
The Emerging Talent AwardsTop 10 class
Cloudy Nights Photo ContestTop 10 class
Cloudy Nights Photo ContestTop 10 class week 2
Cloudy Nights Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
ViewBug Photography AwardsTop 10 class
ViewBug Photography AwardsTop 10 class week 1
City In The Night Photo ContestTop 10 class
City In The Night Photo ContestTop 10 class week 2
City In The Night Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
Artificial Light Photo Contest 2017Top 10 class
Artificial Light Photo Contest 2017Top 10 class week 1

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11 Comments | Report
lancellotti
 
lancellotti October 01, 2017
Beautiful
AngelLappmarkSe PRO
 
AngelLappmarkSe October 02, 2017
Looks very norwagian! Well done this capture. Love it.
jameyraymurray PRO
 
jameyraymurray October 05, 2017
Beautiful , beautiful capture.
janicejh PRO+
 
janicejh October 22, 2017
I think I want to live here! ?
lisagallant
 
lisagallant April 09, 2018
Great picture-love the reflection on the water and the houses-colorful-thumbs up!
janvanpoortvliet PRO+
 
janvanpoortvliet April 18, 2018
Er gaat niets boven Groningen
John256 PRO
 
John256 April 18, 2018
Beautiful image.
JM18Photography PRO+
 
JM18Photography April 18, 2018
Congratulations!
dahliasloan
 
dahliasloan April 19, 2018
Beautiful!
kimbauersbidwell PRO
 
kimbauersbidwell August 17, 2018
So powerful!!!
korinna PRO
 
korinna September 26, 2018
Voted on lakes and reflections

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Behind The Lens

Location
This photo was taken in the suburb of Groningen, The Netherlands.
Time
I took this photograph during the beginning of the evening, and used a 10-stop ND filter to get smooth water and a clear reflection of the colorful houses in the water.
Lighting
The lighting in this picture is very soft because the sun was almost gone. This helped to get a very even light on the houses, what makes their colors look even better.
Equipment
I used a Canon 750D, a Samyang 24mm 1.4 lens with an 10-stop ND filter attached to it. The tripod I used consists of a Genesis A3 base and a BH-34 ballhead. To prevent the camera from shaking I also used a wireless remote controller from Hahnel.
Inspiration
I live near Groningen, where this place called “Reitdiephaven” can be found. Even though I live nearby, this was the first time I went here to take a picture. The light was just perfect and the sky was very minimalistic, and I like minimalistic.
Editing
The only thing I did in post was adjust the brightness, highlights and shadows as well as some color tones.
In my camera bag
I always have a sturdy tripod with me, as well as my Canon 750D and a wide angle lens. Most of the time I also have my DJI Mavic Pro drone with me.
Feedback
This is a pretty popular photo-location in the Netherlands, what means you have to be unique to be seen. Make sure you do something different than most photographers in your composition or lighting.

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