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Collection: Black & White
Camera: Fujifilm FinePix S5200Z
Location: Auburn, Indiana
Date: Sep 1, 2007
Aperture: F/6.5
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/550
Galleries: Black and White, Children
Date Uploaded: Sep 1, 2007

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These boys were selling newspapers / programs at the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival Parade. Dressed in period costume, and holding up a newspaper featuring a Duesenberg was just too cute to pass up.

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09/18/2007 08:08:37 PM
nice candid, love the old clothing and paper
09/05/2007 01:31:52 PM
nice! i like that they look like newsys. would have been nice to just see the boy and not the woman.
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09/04/2007 06:49:56 PM
Interesting photo, but 21.gif routerguy666 commented already a lot. Think the overlightning and the (not complete) head are the most distracting things here.
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09/04/2007 03:31:36 PM
How cute! I love his outfit & that hat is perfect, great choice for b&w!
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09/02/2007 12:47:13 PM
Interesting subjects, nice tones. Focus is a bit off. The white shirt is overexposed. Something to consider is that in black and white photography it is generaly better to UNDERexpose the shot a bit. You are after as much detail as possible in dark and middle gray tones. This is the oppossite of what you read about 'exposing to the right' and trying to capture as much highlight detail as you can. Also looks like some feet and head amputation going on here. Would like to see the kid on the right completely. The one in the background is hidden behind the paper anyway so no big loss there. Overall a nice shot.
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09/02/2007 08:23:18 AM
Nice crisp focus and tones.

Message edited by author 2007-09-02 08:23:47.
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09/02/2007 04:21:58 AM
Very cool shot!
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09/02/2007 03:35:16 AM
I like this candid very miuch.....
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09/02/2007 02:23:38 AM
well one boy is dressed in costume. shame about the other boy.
some grain would've been good. I know of a way to get that really old look in PS, would've fitted quite nice here :)
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09/01/2007 11:43:48 PM
Perfect shot for B/W. Might even toss in some grain to go with the time period these boys represent. Great eye to see this and capture it! :)
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