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rainy day outside the parking lot mf.jpg

rainy day outside the parking lot mf.jpg

The rain still comes tumblin' down - day after day after day. Most of the state is in flood. People are
evacuating. The dams are overflowing ... and I have been stuck inside for about as long as I can take!
Went out to shop for a few things. The unloved looking parking area under K-Mart and Coles is a
gritty, film noir kinda place. It looks like there should be drug deals going on in the more
shadowy recesses. I felt like getting a gritty, grimy, seedy kinda picture for a change. :o)

Nikon D80 ,Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 DC Macro
1/30s f/4.0 at 10.0mm iso100 full exif

other sizes: small medium large original
Phillip Normanton02-Mar-2012 19:41
Yeah, blood always did look more sinister in b&w :o)
Stephanie02-Mar-2012 13:58
Love this rainy day feeling that you've captured here David! Superb, eerie feeling! V
Guess it's time to break out the scotch, eh?
teachpeace02-Mar-2012 10:52
Excellent lines and play with light and shadow.
Paolo Peggi (aka Bracciodiferro)02-Mar-2012 10:24
Lovely mono compo and nice idea,David...BV
René Gysi02-Mar-2012 08:21
Superb b&w composition. V
rousselziak02-Mar-2012 07:45
Excellent shot ! -V-
Bill Miller02-Mar-2012 07:39
You captured it well David.
Any more thoughts on the D800, great for those high contrast scenes!
January Grey02-Mar-2012 07:34
great B&W composition, David. Dark & definitely gritty! Well done! V~
Kay02-Mar-2012 06:42
Great interpretation, David. The pic really conveys the mood you've described. V
Simon Chandler02-Mar-2012 06:22
Excellent composition and exposure. Artistic work. v