Aarschot 1489 - Night Fire Show 2011 (2/11)

Posted by
Tamara (Aarschot, Belgium) on 6 August 2012 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

Each year in August this international event attracts a lot of people.
For more information see here : (all languages)
I've posted several series of this event in the past (see my portfolio) this is the evening part.

Canon EOS 7D 1/15 second F/5.6 ISO 3200 119 mm

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PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent 5****
bisous a+

6 Aug 2012 6:05am

João Mourão from Lisboa, Portugal

Nice nocturnal shot of people in historical costumes. I'd love to see the festival.

6 Aug 2012 6:25am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Lovely atmospheric shot

6 Aug 2012 6:31am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Yes, really atmospheric

6 Aug 2012 6:38am

cathy from liege, Belgium

Promenade nocturne aux flambeaux.

6 Aug 2012 6:52am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

En ce temps là pas besoin de centrale nucléaire!!! Splendide image. Belle journée.

6 Aug 2012 7:14am

Vert Pomme from Montreuil Sous Bois, France

On dirait un tableau flamand.....très beau rendu. Bonne semaine. Bisous.

6 Aug 2012 7:30am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

ça devient mystérieux ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée

6 Aug 2012 8:16am

Hossein Saharnaz from Ahvaz, Iran

very good idea.your serious work is perfect Tamara...hava good time

6 Aug 2012 8:51am

@Hossein Saharnaz: Thank you very much for your kind words Hossein, have a lovely day :)

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

This is a fabulous night portrait......looks like a famous Dutch masters painting.

6 Aug 2012 9:10am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A frame of a movie ... fantastic! A hug, Adela

6 Aug 2012 9:36am

VISU...ELLE PHOTOGRAPHY from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Excellent ! une photo de nuit très réussie qui véhicule une ambiance très sympa. Bonne journée Tamara

6 Aug 2012 9:43am

Laurette from Fourways - Johannesburg, South Africa

Excellent shot and perfect exposure ! The atmosphere is simply wonderful. Well done !

6 Aug 2012 10:19am

Yonatan from New York, United States

Awesome mood captured in this scene and you've managed to keep things quite sharp with the long shutter.

6 Aug 2012 10:28am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Superb capture of the light and full of atmosphere!

6 Aug 2012 10:54am

rem_la from Villiers, France

joli jeu de lumiere

6 Aug 2012 11:12am

Navin Harish from Noida, India

Nice capture

6 Aug 2012 11:32am

Calusarus from ST SORLIN EN VALLOIRE, France

Very nice with this lighting

6 Aug 2012 11:42am

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Très belle capture !!! j'aime++++

6 Aug 2012 1:02pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Belle photo de la scène .

6 Aug 2012 1:03pm

Denise from granby, québec, Canada

Une scène superbement composée, un éclairage sublime...On est transportés dans le temps, une fois de plus! Une petite aura de mystère flotte ici...que se passe-t-il au juste?

6 Aug 2012 1:08pm

@Denise: C'est un spectacle féérique, mais aucune explication n'est vraiment donnée... Ici c'est juste une marche aux flambeaux. Merci pour ta visite Denise, bonne journée :)

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Une très jolie scène nocturne. Tu as bien gardé l'ambiance de ce défilé aux flambeaux, c'est superbe. Une très belle photo.
Bonne semaine.

6 Aug 2012 1:35pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Avec les flambeaux quelle compo et ces costumes sueprbe.

6 Aug 2012 1:45pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

une machine a retourner dans le temps, superbe ambiance...

6 Aug 2012 3:18pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Very nice use of the natural light.

6 Aug 2012 4:04pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

a wonderful capture of this night scene ,good light and framing !

6 Aug 2012 4:04pm

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

Excellentissime et pourtant pas facile: bravo!

6 Aug 2012 5:04pm

l'Angevine from France

oh là ça me fait penser au secte

6 Aug 2012 5:21pm

Sahar from Tehran, Iran

A beautiful atmospher ... nice lights

6 Aug 2012 6:51pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Good capture of the people holding their candles.

6 Aug 2012 8:02pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Lovely low light shooting.

6 Aug 2012 9:18pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Fantastic night shot! Especially with the costumes and the lighted torches. Have a great day!

6 Aug 2012 9:53pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Excellent lighting captured by these lit torches! This evokes a somewhat somber mood.

7 Aug 2012 12:27am

Ari from Turku, Finland

beautiful smooth, I like it!

7 Aug 2012 7:54am

Canon EOS 7D
1/15 second
ISO 3200
119 mm