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20080604 - Go-Juice
04-JUN-2008

20080604 - Go-Juice

Had to call this one go-juice 'cos in all the excitement of getting him to agree, I forgot to ask his name - D'oh!
And it's go-juice because he runs the petrol station where I filled up this morning. Petrol's not cheap, but this garage is always as-cheap or cheaper than the immediate competition and they do the 'attendant' bit, so you get to say "fill 'er up"! That's got to be worth a couple of pence per litre at least :)

Canon EOS 5D ,Canon EF 135mm f/2L USM
1/500s f/2.8 at 135.0mm iso100 full exif

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Johnny JAG04-Jun-2008 21:01
Service like that is priceless.
Steve Morris04-Jun-2008 18:36
That's a great capture and I really liked the 'fill'er up' part - Lol!!!V
beverley harrison04-Jun-2008 18:11
this ones a keeper phillip...love it, love the treatment and the comp...excellent take!!
Mairéad04-Jun-2008 17:57
Really like this one. We're used to queues of 'Northerners' coming here to fill up
on 'cheap petrol' this side of the Border.
Ray :)04-Jun-2008 17:56
It's been a while since I've seen a petrol pimp attendant. Sorry I meant to type pump.
Pat Shawyer04-Jun-2008 17:55
Long time since I last said "filler up" !! My goodness, at our prices its awful !
Great portrait, and give me their address if its cheaper !! haha
faye white04-Jun-2008 17:47
superb b&w tones... excellent portrait!
"Fill 'er up!" :))