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This guy, under a hot sun, was taking a "Smoke-Break" outside of the Dallas Auto Show.

Tamron 28-300 - Mid-Day. Adjustments with PS Elements and NIK SIlver Efex.
© Jeff W. Robinson
Canon EOS Rebel 20...

Kevin P. Kreischer
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    Excellent B&W jeff!

7/25/2012 3:21:00 AM

Tammy M. Anderson
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Great tones and treatment. Cool shot.

7/25/2012 3:28:43 AM

Paul E. Earl
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What a great shot. Excellent work.

7/25/2012 3:37:10 AM

Gord MacEachern
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Very well seen and captured Jeff!

7/25/2012 3:42:33 AM

Mary K. Robison
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Excellent capture of the essence of COOL on a hot day, Jeff! Great use of "negative space" in your composition.

7/25/2012 3:55:24 AM

Danny B. Head
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Great capture...bad habit. :)

7/25/2012 3:55:36 AM

Ken Smith
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Your effects take this over the top, Jeff. Super work...excellent portrait!

7/25/2012 3:57:30 AM

Jack Gaskin
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Wonderful B&W


7/25/2012 4:06:59 AM

Ujjwal Mukherjee
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Outstanding presentation and B&W,Jeff!!

7/25/2012 4:28:01 AM

Carolyn  M. Fletcher
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Great catch! I love this!!

7/25/2012 4:32:36 AM

Lynn M. Whitt
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cool capture.

7/25/2012 4:37:30 AM

Lorna Shutter
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Now THIS is cool!!! Love the lighting and shadows and the B&W presentation! Very eye-catching! AWESOME photo op and capture, Jeff! A FAVE for me! :)

7/25/2012 5:04:25 AM

Bobby Ray Goodman
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Hi Jeff,That is a awesome B&W my friend.Excellent capture!!!!

7/25/2012 5:15:58 AM

Tiia Vissak
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well done!

7/25/2012 5:25:34 AM

Monnie Ryan
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Outstanding, Jeff!

7/25/2012 6:30:39 AM

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Fantastic capture, Jeff.

7/25/2012 7:49:01 AM

Ann H. Belus
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Great eye to catch this candid scene, Jeff! Excellently captured!

7/25/2012 8:47:22 AM

Katherine Kuhn
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Great capture! Love the stark black & white!

7/25/2012 8:57:48 AM

Dave Montero
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Interesting shadow. I like it. Nicely done Jeff!

7/25/2012 10:11:12 AM

Stephen Zacker
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I agree, makes for a really interesting image

7/25/2012 10:53:54 AM

Anita N. Hogue
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Outstanding capture, Jeff!

7/25/2012 11:00:18 AM

David Phalen
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Excellent B&W image with outstanding light, shadows tones and contrast!!

7/25/2012 11:34:18 AM

Claudia Kuhn
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Wonderful portrait Jeff, looks like he'll be napping soon

7/25/2012 11:40:55 AM

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I think you got a winner here my friend. I love that you took advantage of the intense sun light which gave the picture a high key look. The black and white is awesome and the pose with the hat down is fantastic. A work of art my friend. Way to go.

7/25/2012 1:09:21 PM

Carol L. Fowler
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Looks cool in B+W

7/25/2012 2:27:28 PM

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7/25/2012 2:54:34 PM

Ann Coates
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This is awesome Jeff. Love the feeling of mystery that you get from his face being covered.

7/25/2012 3:09:59 PM

John Connolly
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An excellent candid capture Jeff! Your lighting here is fantastic!

7/25/2012 3:23:03 PM

Lori Carlson
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Well seen, Jeff!! Love the b/w!...especially for this neat portrait! =)

7/25/2012 4:11:11 PM

Shelly A. Van Camp
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Great capture in B&W!!

7/25/2012 5:56:01 PM

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7/25/2012 6:18:24 PM

Randy D. Dinkins
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Pretty talented, taking a nap and smoke at the same tim :); great capture and B&W treatment.

7/25/2012 6:42:36 PM

Terry Cervi
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Fantastic composition in black and white, Jeff!

7/25/2012 8:23:05 PM

Robert K. Bemus
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Great black and white portrait, Jeff!!

7/25/2012 10:47:12 PM

Renee Doyle
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Very cool b&w Jeff!!!

7/26/2012 1:17:52 AM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Thanks Everyone!! Jeff

7/26/2012 3:01:04 AM

Lorraine A. Cook
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LOVE the pose and the HAT, Jeff! I think he may be a 'Jim Morrison' fan...

Excellent B+W image, My Friend!!<:))

7/26/2012 3:42:38 AM

Doug Pignet
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very nicely done Jeff

7/26/2012 4:34:21 AM

Marijana Fajgl
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Great capture and treatment, Jeff!

7/26/2012 10:47:48 AM

Bojan Bencic
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Cool portrait, Jeff. Fantastic use of B&W.

7/26/2012 11:26:58 AM

Nancy L. Green
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I absolutely love the B+W presentation and the plain BG, this is just too cool!!! <><

7/26/2012 2:57:08 PM

Tammy Espino
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Bad habit, awesome work and capture :)

7/26/2012 7:00:59 PM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Thank You! Jeff

7/27/2012 2:59:24 AM

Ellen Hodges
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Super hot capture, Jeff!!!

7/27/2012 7:32:04 AM

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What a great find Jeff! I too think you have a winner here...hey Ken...what effects? The stark simplicity does not appear to be effects to me

jo ann c.

7/27/2012 10:19:40 AM

Patrick Rouzes
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That's one exceptional image & work, Jeff! Good luck with this, indeed!

7/27/2012 12:00:12 PM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Thank You - No effects other than turning it B&W! Jeff

7/28/2012 2:57:24 AM

Rona L. Schwarz
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Fabulous composition, Jeff! Great eye to see this and wonderful photographic skill to present this so artistically. Love the graphic simplicity and the high key effect. Bet we see him again!

7/28/2012 10:08:44 PM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Thank You Rona! Jeff

7/29/2012 2:38:15 AM

Gail P. Sullivan
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Lots of impact in this fantastic b/ it, Jeff!

7/29/2012 6:23:02 AM

Gail Vitikacs
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Love this Jeff! This is wonderful! Have a wonderful Sunday!

7/29/2012 10:58:55 AM

Julianne Bradford
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This is terrific Jeff...couldn't ask for a better pose!

7/29/2012 10:06:34 PM

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Fantastic work Jeff.

7/29/2012 11:10:24 PM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Thank You! Jeff

7/30/2012 3:18:51 AM

Max Aureli
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Great portrait, Jeff!!

7/31/2012 8:08:03 AM

Jeff W. Robinson
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Thank You Max! Jeff

7/31/2012 4:17:51 PM

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