Have you ever wanted to create beautiful night photos but it was completely dark when you found the right spot and subject? Well the bluehoursite.com web site will help you by calculating the best time frame for taking stunning blue hour pictures. If you don't know what is "blue hour" then you're in the right place. It refers to the time after the sun goes below the horizon and the sky goes into deep blue for a while. This is the best timing to take photos. You can learn more about this in the articles section by reading the tutorials.

Random Flickr photos from the group Blue Hour Group

Same evening, different angle. The Aa-church is nicely lightened.

© Koos de Wit, All rights reservedtiong bahru 13.06.14Tsing Yi, Hong KongThe dramatic clouds after the storm were definitely worth shooting. We waited for the full moon rise but it was hidden behind the heavy cloud cover.From out of the blueSingapore 
Taken May 2014.

Hello, everyone - am now back online. I'm in the midst of processing the photographs from my recent Canadian trip and will post this series soon. For the next few posts, I will continue with images from Singapore.

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DSC_1478Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi., at sunset. 

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After I posted this solution to my blog I get several responses so this method works on Canon EOS 400D / Digital Rebel XTi, Canon EOS 500D, Canon EOS 50D and Canon EOS 5D Mark II too.

If we had enough luck and good weather conditions the photo already nice but I'm sure it is also contains a lot of possibilities.

Taking good blue hour or night photos is easier than you think. Read below if you want to find out the basics of this beautiful part of photography.