Locks of love

© Tiia Vissak

Locks of love

Barbara Waldoch Student 6/28/2011 12:08:42 AM

Cool custom and capture, Tiia! #1388605

Avril Young 6/28/2011 2:40:47 AM

wow, what a great idea, cool capture Tiia and find!! #9491109

Tammy M. Anderson 6/28/2011 2:50:48 AM

Great custom and capture, Tiia. #9491138

Michelle Alton 6/28/2011 2:53:58 AM

What a wonderful tradition and a great composition and presentation, Tiia. #9491146

Doug Pignet 6/28/2011 2:54:14 AM

great story and capture #9491147

Gord MacEachern 6/28/2011 3:11:32 AM

What a great find and capture Tiia, well done!! #9491172

Jeff W. Robinson 6/28/2011 3:25:23 AM

Cool close-up capture Tiia!! #9491213

Tiia Vissak 6/28/2011 4:04:58 AM

Thanks!

Tiia #9491290

Jack Gaskin 6/28/2011 4:33:12 AM

Cool Find & Custom.
So hows the DIVORCE rate in Riga ???

Happy Shooting
JAck #9491399

Alan L. Borror 6/28/2011 4:37:41 AM

Wonderful image and custom, Tiia! Jack is funny this morning. #9491418

Douglas Perry 6/28/2011 6:29:49 AM

Bolt cutters Jack. Good eye Tiia. #9491749

Heather Loewenhardt 6/28/2011 6:38:41 AM

Wow what a neat tradition and a great closeup view of the locks Tila. #9491770

Tiia Vissak 6/28/2011 6:46:11 AM

Thanks a lot!

I don't know the exact divorce rate, but all couples don't follow this tradition, either. I also don't know if couples following this tradition divorce more or less frequently than others... it would be an interesting research topic.

Tiia #9491795

Martha R. Mazon 6/28/2011 8:05:50 AM

What an interesting tradition! You captured it perfectly. #9491975

Ellen Hodges 6/28/2011 9:19:06 AM

Love the dof in this outstanding capture, Tiia!! #9492106

Bojan Bencic 6/28/2011 10:00:27 AM

Great capture, Tiia. Excellent use of shallow DOF. #9492177

Tiia Vissak 6/28/2011 10:24:37 AM

Thanks!

Tiia #9492222

Mike Clime 6/28/2011 12:58:07 PM

A cool find, Tiia! #9492424

Rony Sagy 6/28/2011 1:21:10 PM

S0 beautiful. #9492450

Millie A. Talarico 6/28/2011 2:25:36 PM

Great capture and info, Tiia! #9492559

Ann Coates 6/28/2011 3:52:42 PM

What a fantastic custom. I hope it works. Excellent image here Tiia. #9492730

Tammy Espino 6/28/2011 4:37:07 PM

A great tradition and fantastic capture!! :) #9492812

Ron McEwan 6/28/2011 5:07:50 PM

Great find, great shot, interesting and a great tradition. #9492905

David Phalen 6/28/2011 6:28:33 PM

Cool find and capture!! Love the back story!! #9493134

Patrick Rouzes 6/28/2011 6:44:09 PM

Was hoping this was not the door to your house, Tiia! LOL
A fantastic find & superb capture of it, my friend!
I like it! #9493183

Robert K. Bemus 6/28/2011 10:21:52 PM

Great tradition...wonderful comp, Tiia!! #9493554

Tiia Vissak 6/28/2011 10:53:14 PM

Thanks a lot!

Tiia #9493574

Mary Dimitriw 6/29/2011 7:06:24 PM

Cool comp Tiia! What a really neat tradition. #9495708

Tiia Vissak 6/29/2011 11:55:09 PM

Thanks!

Tiia #9496000


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Description

I took it last week in Riga, Latvia, cropped & adjusted curves.

In Riga, just married couples have a custom to secure a lock & throw the key away, so they'll also stay together forever.

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 500, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 77.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 6/28/2011 12:03:59 AM

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