Winners of the "Brightest Lights” GigaPan Photo Competition are:
1st Place: Jason Buchheim - The Green Flash at the last moment of the setting sun
2nd Place: Issam Kanafani - Kaaba
3rd Place: Jim Trotter - City garden with parts
Thank you to everyone who participated. View all the submissions below!
voting ends February 19, 2013, 12:00AM
This is #5, the last in my Manhattan Beach Pier Christmas Gigapan series. The view is South to Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, Palos Verdes Peninsula and Catalina Island. The new moon shined above the ocean while the Christmas lights on the pier glowed. By time the scene was complete it was dark, making for a few long ...
The elusive 'Green Flash' is not really a flash but a moment right before the setting sun disappears when its color turns to green. The atmospheric conditions need to be just right (such as no clouds on the horizon) and it helps to have a beer or glass of wine in hand, but it is real, although most people that say the...
The Jay Pritzker Pavilion stands 120-feet high, with a billowing headdress of brushed stainless steel ribbons that frame the stage opening and connect to an overhead trellis of crisscrossing steel pipes. The trellis supports the sound system, which spans the 4,000 fixed seats and the Great Lawn, which accommodates ...
This residence near Burgess, Virginia on State highway #200 is famous in the region for its colourful and bright light display. The lights are a collection of every Yuletide theme imaginable and seems to grow larger every passing year.