Night on earth

The Crush
Pat KofahlA Palestinian Protest erupts in London after the Bombing of Gaza by Israeli forces in december 0f 2008. You can clearly see the police dog on top of a nearby car and the grimaces on the faces of the London Police force as the melee develops. Exposed at extreme close range with a 16mm wide angle lens ...

Concorde
Pat KofahlA view of The Place de la Concorde, taken from the steps of L'église de la Madeleine, with the Palais Bourbon, directly behind and the adjacent Dome of Les Invalides. ...

Oriental Pearl Tower–Shanghai
Pat KofahlThe Pearl Tower, which stands 468 metres (1,535 ft) tall, is a prominent structure of the Shanghai skyline. The tower has 15 obsevatory levels, including the "Space Module," which is located at a height of 350 meters (1148 ft). In addition to being a communications tower, it also houses a restaurant, a hotel, exhibition space, and a mall. ...

Cygnus
Patrick HochleitnerThis ia view from Thumersbach to Zell am See. In the middle of the sky you can see the star constellation "Cygnus" ...

Hasling by night
Patrick HochleitnerI made this image last winter in Zell am SEE! ...

Stony Sea
Patrick HochleitnerOne of my first nightshot with new Nikon D600 and 50mm F1.8G ...

Big City Glow
Marco StolleSingpore Marina Bay - one the best lit places I´ve ever been to ...

Dreamful night
Marco StolleShot from Hotel MIttagspitze in Damüls (Austria) ...

moonlight bathing
Mina TanakaSantorini reached the full moon. ...

Otaru Canal
Mina TanakaOtaru Canal was a central part of the city's busy port in the first half of the 20th century. Large vessels were unloaded by smaller ships, which then transported the goods to warehouses along the canal. The canal became obsolete when modern dock facilities allowed for direct unloading of larger vessels. Thanks to a citizens' movement, a part of the canal was beautifully restored in the 1980s instead of being landfilled, while the warehouses were transformed into museums, shops and restaurants. The canal makes for a pleasant stroll during the day, when artists present their works to passing tourists, and during the evenings when old fashioned gas lamps are lit and provide a romantic atmosphere. ※Quote from Japan-guide.com ...

Night skating
Tatiana Avdjiev The hardest part of skating is the ice. ...

Night clouds
Tatiana Avdjiev"You must not blame me if I do talk to the clouds." - Henry David Thoreau ...

Museum of Islamic Arts (MIA) - Dusk Extended
Santosh PrabhuThe Museum of Islamic Art is a museum located in the Qatari capital Doha and designed by architect I. M. Pei. Cheers. Santoshgpr ...