The Listener #2 (b&w)

© Dennis Gay

The Listener #2 (b&w)

Michelle Alton level-classic 7/2/2012 4:27:38 AM

Beautiful work. I think that lens is under-promoted. You've made a superb image with it. #1472477

Arthur Bohlmann 7/2/2012 6:00:40 AM

Very very nice! You are the master #10210364

Dennis Gay 7/2/2012 6:01:21 AM

Mighty good MICHELLE!

So nice to have your company at the Crèma on such a cold winter day.

Massive thanks for your inspiring feedback for this coffee flavoured candid.

You are right about that lens. Because of my limited array I have been forced yo learn how to use this lens for many different situations and rarely has it let me down. Café candids indoors and out, close-ups, portraits, landscapes and sports shots. As a "kit lens" it has the goods. While the IS is a good selling point I feel it is the overall quality of the beast that makes it a winner.

GB
Dennis #10210365

Dennis Gay 7/2/2012 6:12:48 AM

How do ARTHUR!

Good to see in the Crèma again mate.

Maximum Aussie thanks for your most encouraging VVN Award and your very flattering "Master" reference. No, not a Master by any means, just a dead keen amateur. 8-)

GB
Dennis #10210381

Christina N. Seuser 7/2/2012 8:36:28 AM

I really like your title and the story this image conveys. Wonderful. #10210632

Dennis Gay 7/2/2012 9:00:26 AM

Bon jour CHRISTINA!

So nice to see you visit the Crèma. Take a seat and I'll get you a coffee.

Merci beaucoup for your stimulating and encouraging feedback for this "acrosss the room" candid.

GB
Dennis #10210670

Dennis Gay 7/3/2012 8:51:00 AM

Well I'll be a monkey's uncle Mr EDITOR!!!!!

You missed the colour version completely but you do have my warmest Aussie thanks for the PICK you gave this one.

GB
D! #10212324


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Description

The same day and the same table as 'The Listener' and another woman is giving her friend her full attention during a conversation while warming her hands on a cold and wet winter day.

Photographed '...from my usual (indoor) seat...' at the Crèma Espresso Bar in Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia.

Canon EOS 40D with Canon 28-135mm IS USM lens: RAW, f/5.6 @ 1/100sec, 115mm, ISO 400, High speed motor drive.
Lightroom4 & PhotoshopCS3.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 115.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 7/2/2012 1:03:41 AM

Made With

Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR

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