Your Lucky Day

Uploaded: May 07, 2009 03:20:07 | Entered: July 25, 2019 04:48:13


I found this sign at a Resort Hotel in Tucson. They have reserved parking spots for their Employee of The Month awards and then they have one extra that is open to whoever arrives first. It is in the shade and that is very important in the summer in this area! As photographers it is sometimes amazing what meaningless items that we find interesting to shoot!

Canon 70-200L IS at 200mm. Late afternoon, ISO 400, 1/160th @ f5.6, EC 0 (MT)

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, red-eye reduction mode, ISO: 400, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D


Tammy Scott May 07, 2009

LOL...wonder what kind of car a duck drives! Very cool find and shot! #1124530

Colette M. Metcalf May 07, 2009

Terrific find:) #7494785

Janet McNeil level-classic May 07, 2009

Great fine and great incentive to get people to work on time or even early!! #7494797

Tiia Vissak May 07, 2009

a cool find & beautiful capture! #7494861

May 07, 2009

Great find! #7494874

Carla Metzler May 07, 2009

LOL...Great find and capture, Jeff! #7494884

Claudia Kuhn level-classic May 07, 2009

Terrific find Jeff, love the bg colors as well. #7494895

Ray Thoms May 07, 2009

What a great idea...and certain to bring people to work early......great shot Jeff! #7494938

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe May 07, 2009

A nice find; quite a motivational tool LOL #7495050

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 07, 2009

HA! what a find... great capture! #7495067

Karen E. Michaels level-deluxe May 07, 2009

It's a red letter day to find a parking spot like that. Keen eye to spy Jeff! #7495106

Monnie Ryan May 07, 2009

Hey, it's finding this kind of thing that keeps photography fun for me, Jeff! Nice find -- love it! #7495153

Patricia A. Stalter May 07, 2009

I love your sense of humor here! That kind of luck doesn't follow me enough. Great lighting here. :D #7495215

Jyri Vissak May 07, 2009

Cool find! Well done. #7495217


lol Love it, and bet you got the parking place too Jeff

jo ann c. #7495235

Lynn M. Whitt May 07, 2009

cool capture... #7495288

Vitor Dias May 07, 2009

Coool, great pic here Jeff, I like the BG, congts.

rgds Vitor #7495388

Cathy Barrows May 07, 2009

great story to go with the image #7495405

Eugenio Diaz May 07, 2009

Awesome image...great find, beautiful colors and well presented! #7495425

Ray Clarke May 07, 2009

Great find and wonderful capture Jeff #7495468

Melissa Olsen May 07, 2009

LOL...great find!
Love it! #7495767

Ellen Hodges May 07, 2009

Love the sign and the lighting!! #7495780

Melissa G. Meiselman May 07, 2009

Eye catching photo taken with fine detail, terrific composition and great DOF, Jeff!!! #7495796

Mitch Spence level-classic May 07, 2009

I'd have shot it too, Jeff, because we are all "odd" ducks. :) #7495980

Murry Grigsby May 07, 2009

Lucky you :0) What a fun photo Jeff! It really pops off my monitor with such good depth!! #7496141

Stephen Zacker May 07, 2009

It is fun. Like the bg also #7496218

Cassie L. Woodlee May 07, 2009

Well seen Jeff!!! #7496360

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna May 07, 2009

Coool shot, Jeff!!! Unique, wonderful DOF, lighting, details and find!!! :-) k #7496366

Mike Clime May 07, 2009

Neat find and capture! #7496548

Nadine A. Lewis May 07, 2009

GREAT capture, Jeff!!! LOVE the bg!!! <>< #7496622

Nancy L. Green level-classic May 07, 2009

COOL find Jeff,wonderful captpure!!! So were you the Lucky duck?? <>< #7496865

John Connolly May 07, 2009

A great find, and thanks for sharing Jeff! I love the tones of the cloud in the background! #7496875

Stan Kwasniowski May 07, 2009

Jeff, perfect #7497011

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 07, 2009

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Laurie Daily

member since: 6/3/2006

Morning Jeff! Weren't you the lucky one to find this cool the looks of your bg lighting it appears to be a sizzler of a day....great find!
5/7/2009 3:22:30 AM

Carol Sawyer
member since: 7/3/2006

Fantastic find, clarity and capture, Jeff!!

5/7/2009 3:34:10 AM

Gord MacEachern
member since: 12/21/2007

LOL.. great find and capture Jeff,some times you do feel like a lucky duck when you find a parking spot.Photographers will shoot anything, I often think we see things just a little bit diffrently. Well seen and well presented!!

5/7/2009 3:35:09 AM

Tammy M. Anderson

member since: 8/13/2007

Fantastic clarity and capture, Jeff. Terrific find.

5/7/2009 3:35:20 AM

Alan L. Borror

member since: 3/12/2004

Great find and presentation, Jeff! Wonderful humor in this image!

5/7/2009 3:41:33 AM


Ken Jarvis May 07, 2009

Cool capture, Jeff! #7497059

Jim Huffield May 07, 2009

There seems to be a photograph in just about everything. Very nice, Jeff. Jim #7497341

Patrick Rouzes May 07, 2009

Incredible clarity, detail, b/g, dof & presentation here, Jeff!!! #7497788

Brett Dolsen May 08, 2009

Beautifull captured and presented Jeff!!Brett #7498629

Derek D. Dafoe May 08, 2009

Great find and shot Jeff! LOL! #7498667

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 08, 2009

Thanks Everyone!! Jeff #7498838

Kaye Burazin May 08, 2009

What a fun and unique capture Jeff. #7501032

Sheila D. Robertson May 08, 2009

Love this Jeff. I've often thought that BP should have a signs category. I have attached a favorite of mine. #7501121

Rhonda Burger May 09, 2009

Hey Jeff, beautiful lighting details and I love the colors in the background. Rhonda #7502823

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 11, 2009

Thank You! Jeff #7507903

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe May 11, 2010

Great find, Jeff... beautifully done. #8604291

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 11, 2010

Thank You JudyAnn! Jeff #8604801

Oscar J. Pung level-classic July 25, 2019

Great sign, Jeff and very nicely photographed! #11772154

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 26, 2019

Thanks Oscar! #11772247

John Koepfer @PresentPleasures July 26, 2019

What a great image for the theme Jeff, I love the time if day you captured this as well, really adds so much!! #11772300

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