Puyallup Fair Midway

© John Tubbs

Puyallup Fair Midway

Ric Henry 9/13/2005 6:38:01 AM

Great picture, John ... love all the colors. #309631

Stephanie A. Laird 9/13/2005 6:44:17 AM

Excellent image John! the colors against the sky are wonderful! #1831680

Christy L. Densmore 9/13/2005 6:50:27 AM

I love this image John, the colors are fantastic. #1831709

Susan L. Vasquez 9/13/2005 8:51:47 AM

Fantastic John! #1832281

John Tubbs 9/13/2005 9:39:26 AM

Thx, Ric, Stephanie, Christy and Susan! I went to the fair specifically looking to do some twilight, long-exposure shots. It proved harder than I thought ... LOL! I walked around for a couple of hours in the afternoon trying to find a good composition in a place where I could set up a tripod and not get trampled. I liked the colors here, but also the Ferris wheel framed by the other circular ride. I drew a lot of quizzical looks from fairgoers trying to figure out what I was doing. A couple of cops actually stopped to ask (just curious, not concerned about anything). Good learning experience! #1832366

Autumn Hernandez 9/17/2005 9:13:21 PM

That is an awesome shot! I have been wanting to get down there to do the same thing. (I live like 5 miles away!) So far I've only been able to get there during the day. :) Again, that is beautiful! #1850160

John Tubbs 9/17/2005 9:58:40 PM

Thx, Autumn. I'm hoping to get down for another session before the fair is over, but may not make it. My band is playing a festival in Oregon next weekend, and I don't know if I have the time (and energy) during the week! #1850217

Laura Clay-Ballard 10/18/2005 9:46:12 AM

I'm loving everything about this. I especially like the two circles (ferris wheel and smaller ride). I'm seeing winner all over this one! #1965494

John Tubbs 10/18/2005 1:30:13 PM

Thanks, Laura. Sure hope your prognostication is correct...! :^)
#1966233

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Description

ISO 100, f/16, 6 seconds, Canon 24-70 lens at 24, tripod. Taken late twilight, shot at slow ISO and small aperture to show the motion of the middle ferris wheel.

Uploaded on 9/13/2005 6:26:44 AM


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to John Tubbs. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact photographer via gallery.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.