The Listener b&w

© Dennis Gay

The Listener b&w

Uploaded: June 15, 2012

Description

Looking warm and snug in her winter gear, this stylish woman sits listening intently to her friend over a coffee at the Crèma.

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.
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

Comments

Dennis Gay June 15, 2012

PS:
Some ceiling lighting may have been in play but the main light source was from windows over the woman's right shoulder and from left front. It is a great corner for these candid portraits. #1469356

Carla Capra level-classic June 16, 2012

What a lovely woman and a wonderful portrait. #10182467

David Resnikoff level-deluxe June 16, 2012

Dennis,

Great BW conversion.

The portrait has a retro feeling,
Maybe adding a bit of Sepia or using an old looking scent software ?


David R #10182724

Michelle Alton June 16, 2012

I find this to be perfectly exquisite, Dannis. #10183173

Arthur Bohlmann June 16, 2012

Awsome portrait! I like everything about this image #10183250

Dennis Gay June 18, 2012

Mon Dieu Monsieur EDITOR!!!!!

Madame and I thank you kindly for awarding her candid portrait a PICK!

GB
D! #10186595

Dennis Gay June 18, 2012

Hola CARLA, DAVID, MICHELLE & ARTHUR!!!!

So good to see familiar faces back at the Crèma checking out the customers.

Muchos gracias amigos for the encouragement of your combined feedback.

David: Yes, I thought of that retro lok myself and I will be experimenting with split toning in Lightroom to see how that looks too.

GB
Dennis #10186610


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