Taxi

Janice Mezzacappa Student 11/2/2009 9:44:01 PM

Awesome action capture in New York Deborah, I really enjoyed all your work!! #1200007

Liz Bullock 11/2/2009 11:10:13 PM

Great capture and selective focus! #8098728

Jeff W. Robinson 11/3/2009 4:03:52 AM

Outstanding panning capture Debby!! Jeff #8099455

Deborah C. Lewinson 11/3/2009 4:55:58 AM

Thank you Janice, Liz, and Jeff. This was taken at the NYC BP Photo Shoot on Sunday. The inspiration and assignment came from Jim Miotke.

Debby #8099617

Mary K. Robison 11/8/2009 12:20:05 AM

Excellent image, Deborah!
Congratulations on your POTD! #8112840

Karen Engelbreth 11/8/2009 12:32:40 AM

A big congrats on your wonderful POTD, Debby... #8112863

Salim Al-Harthy 11/8/2009 12:42:53 AM

Congrats on POTD, well deserved #8112873

Robert K. Bemus 11/8/2009 1:00:39 AM

Great panning, comp and colors-- congratulations on your POTD, Debby!! #8112891

Usman Bajwa 11/8/2009 1:19:17 AM

Wonderful panning and subject Deborah. CONGRATZ on the POTD Award!!

UB. #8112905

Donna R. Moratelli 11/8/2009 1:39:06 AM

Great panning, Deb! I wish that I could have been there. It must have been soo much fun! #8112921

Susie Peek-Swint 11/8/2009 2:01:04 AM

Terrific panning and capture Deb ~ many congrats on POTD! #8112946

Karol Grace 11/8/2009 2:07:07 AM

How great that you could go to the BP NY Summit. This time you got a city in flight! Very nice shot. #8112947

Katarina Mansson 11/8/2009 2:23:32 AM

Excellent panning picture with beautiful colors and so much atmosphere! Copngratulations on your POTD Deb! #8112955

Melinda F. Schneider 11/8/2009 3:07:56 AM

Awesome photo, Deborah! Many congratulations!! #8113008

Cindy Hamilton 11/8/2009 3:43:34 AM

Fantastic, and it's flying just like your birds! Wish I could have been there! #8113095

Vicki Hunt 11/8/2009 4:18:15 AM

This is absolutely awesome! Congrats! #8113199

Joy Rector 11/8/2009 4:39:43 AM

congrats on the POTD #8113249

Anthony L. Mancuso 11/8/2009 4:50:19 AM

Very cool image Deborah..congrats on the POTD.. #8113270

Cathy Barrows 11/8/2009 5:14:36 AM

congrats on your POTD...great job with the panning #8113321

Claudia Kuhn 11/8/2009 5:27:20 AM

That was quick! Congrats Debby on your terrific taxi panning and potd. #8113347

Rick Clark 11/8/2009 5:50:08 AM

Great feeling of movement and color, cngrats! #8113386

Leland N. Saunders 11/8/2009 6:02:19 AM

Well done, Debbie ... congratulations on POTD ... !!

Lee #8113393

Linda D. Lester 11/8/2009 6:53:38 AM

Love this.....congratulations on your POTD!!! #8113492

Casey A. Hanson 11/8/2009 7:11:52 AM

Very well done, Deborah! Awesome! #8113533

Debra R. Harder 11/8/2009 7:19:34 AM

This is an AWESOME panning imge, Deborah! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your OUTSTANDING POTD!!! Deb #8113563

Sabrina Ryan 11/8/2009 7:54:27 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful motion photo, POTD, Deborah! #8113666

Ed Heaton 11/8/2009 8:19:01 AM

Well done Deborah and Congrats!!! #8113716

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 11/8/2009 8:23:50 AM

Awesome POTD Debby. Great panning and colors, wonderful comp! Congratulations!!! #8113730

Terri Beloit 11/8/2009 8:40:49 AM

GREAT photo, Deborah! Love the colors and excellent job with the panning! Congrats on your POTD....well deserved!! #8113770

Margie R. Kirby 11/8/2009 9:36:53 AM

Congratulations on your POTD! Wonderful panning! #8113889

Anne McKinnell 11/8/2009 9:47:18 AM

Wish I could have been there! Congrats on your fabulous POTD!! #8113900

Jeff W. Robinson 11/8/2009 10:08:44 AM

Congrats Debby on your Fantastic POTD! Jeff #8113933

Colleen Farrell 11/8/2009 12:44:32 PM

Terrific capture, Debby! Big congrats on your POTD! #8114237

Roger S. Moore 11/8/2009 12:55:39 PM

Deborah, Great shot! Panning is one of my favorite techniques. Keep up the great work. #8114265

Michael Lynch 11/8/2009 1:13:27 PM

Debby, CONGRATULATIONS on a well-deserved POTD ! #8114346

Guy D. Biechele 11/8/2009 3:01:34 PM

Big Congrats on your POTD, Debby!! #8114561

Deborah C. Lewinson 11/8/2009 3:53:15 PM

Thank you Mary, Karen, Salim, Robert, Usman, Donna M, Susie, Karol, Katarina, Melinda, Cindy, Vicki, Joy, Anthony, Cathy, Claudia, Rick, Lee, Linda, Casey, Debra, Sabrina, Ed, Donna P, Terri, Margie, Anne, Jeff, Colleen, Roger, Michael, and Guy! I really appreciate these congratulations from such an amazing group of talented and creative photographers!

I can't say ths was a lucky shot. Under Jim Miotke's direction with the neon signs as background, and a history of skill building from many hours spent panning birds, panning a taxi was actually easier than hailing a taxi in NYC.

Thanks again!
Debby #8114621

Lynn Sapadin 11/8/2009 5:10:17 PM

Debby

I am a huge fan of your photography and this is well deserved...Congratulations!
Lynn #8114772

carla t. saunders 11/8/2009 6:01:51 PM

Debby Congratulations! I tried panning an automobile race yesterday. It was HARD. I didn't get a thing I was pleased with. I salute you!
Carla #8114878

Lindley Johnson 11/8/2009 6:33:04 PM

Fantastic panning, Debby! You captured the vibrancy of the city and the movement of the taxi so well! Congratulations on your terrific POTD. #8114950

Deborah C. Lewinson 11/8/2009 8:01:22 PM

Lynn, Carla, Lindley - thank you so much!!!

Debby #8115034

Tommy E. Burgess 11/8/2009 9:39:21 PM

Huge congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved POTD Deborah!! #8115143

Raymond Pauly 11/8/2009 10:13:41 PM

Truly an outstanding image with awesome colors and in-camera work, Debby! Huge congratulations on an awesome POTD! Right into my favs! WOW! #8115181

Deborah C. Lewinson 11/9/2009 3:08:26 AM

Thanks Tommy and Raymond! I truly appreciate your comments!

Debby #8115556

Nancy J. Locke 11/9/2009 3:53:54 AM

Totally AWESOME!!! Love the difference in speeds. Very cool.

Cheers! Nancy J L #8115737

Mark Dodge 11/9/2009 10:51:21 AM

Congratulations, Deborah! Way to go!!! #8117034

Dianna Murphy 11/9/2009 2:17:26 PM

Congratulations on your POTD!! #8117455

Lori Carlson 11/10/2009 6:52:43 AM

Great bright colorful panned shot, Deborah!! Big congrats on your big day!! =) #8119651

Nancy de Flon 11/11/2009 6:59:43 AM

Hey Debbie, great panning work! Love it! #8122404

Janice Mezzacappa 11/11/2009 11:45:42 AM

Huge Congrats Deborah on your POTD!!!! Fantastic!! #8123039

Richard D. Love 11/15/2009 8:52:12 AM

Congratulations, Deborah. Outstanding sense of motion. Well done.

Rick #8133041

Mark Dodge 12/15/2009 3:01:32 PM

Ha! I knew it! Way to go, again! Great shot! #8218534

Mark Dodge 12/15/2009 6:39:04 PM

A very Big CONGRATS to you Deb for your Finalist Pick and POTD Award. A Very Well deserved Picture you have here. I wish you the very best in the next round.

Brian
#8220002

Sabrina Ryan 12/15/2009 7:36:57 PM

Congratulations on this Wonderful Finalist, Deborah! #8220381

Valentin M. Armianu 12/15/2009 9:35:47 PM

Congratulations, very well done Deborah!! #8220933

Anne McKinnell 12/15/2009 9:43:39 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Deborah! #8220977

Usman Bajwa 12/15/2009 10:37:03 PM

Beautiful image, Deborah. Congratulations on the Finalist Award!!!

UB. #8221234

Anne M. Young 12/15/2009 10:38:59 PM

CONGRATULATIONS - a fantastic finalist! #8221243

Tommy E. Burgess 12/15/2009 10:46:33 PM

Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist Deborah!!! #8221270

Stefania Barbier 12/16/2009 12:31:28 AM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Debby!!! #8221570

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/16/2009 3:30:22 AM

Thank you Nancy L, Mark, Dianna,Lori, Nancy G, Janice, Richard, Brian, Spabrina, Valentin, Anne M, Anne Y, Usman, Tommy and Stef. I truly appreciate your congratulations and kind words!

Debby #8221809

Lynn Sapadin 12/16/2009 8:10:57 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Debbie!
#8222872

Karen Celella 12/16/2009 8:45:59 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Debbie. #8223025

Melissa Gurdus 12/16/2009 1:21:07 PM

Fantastic panning job with a great sense of motion, Deborah!! Congrats on this wonderful finalist!! #8223893

Kristi A. Howson 12/17/2009 9:51:23 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist and best of luck in the next round! Great seeing this as a Finalist Debbie! #8226728

Guy D. Biechele 12/17/2009 11:13:39 AM

Terrific catch, Debbie. Congrats on your Finalist! #8226922

Jeff W. Robinson 12/17/2009 2:51:14 PM

Congrats Debby on this Fantastic Finalist!! Jeff #8227374

Patrick Rouzes 12/17/2009 6:21:45 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on both awards, Deborah! WTG,my friend! #8227861

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/19/2009 2:21:23 PM

Thanks so much for your congratulations:
Loynn, Karen, Melissa, Kristi, Guy, Jeff, and Patrick!

Debby #8233759

Dianna Murphy 1/18/2010 5:49:02 PM

Great work, congrats on all three awards, best to you in the next round too. #8308337

Rod Partington 7/21/2010 5:43:36 PM

Fantastic image Deborah! Love your gallery! #8779113

Deborah C. Lewinson 7/22/2010 5:25:31 PM

Thanks so much Dianna and Rod!

Debby #8781015


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Subject is Motion. This was taken Sunday, Nov. 1, at the BP Photoshoot in NYC. It was early morning near Times Square. Panning the traffic to get the blur from the neon was suggested by Jim Miotke. Results- a few hits, many misses, and lots of fun!

Exif: F Number: 9.5, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/8 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 11/2/2009 8:58:42 PM

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