The Night isn't just a veil of darkness. Night changes everything. The mood and atmosphere are different, people have different habits, and only the glow of artificial light punctuates the blackness.

The following images were taken from the balcony of our apartment in Sarajevo, and show various views of the city at night. I took these last winter, while the snow was still holding on to the ground, and heavy clouds drifted on the horizon, promising that more snow would come. The city lights lit the clouds from underneath, coloring them in dark purple colors, while the ground was merely shining away...

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I have often found myself standing on this place and gazing upon the lights in the distance, and wondering who flipped them on...


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