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Taken while waiting for the lights to change at Piccadilly Circus.
I took the Canon 40mm (about 60mm equivalent) prime out for a spin yesterday; I liked it and on this occasion didn't really miss a zoom at all.

Camera:Canon EOS 400D
Lens:40.0 mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:18 Nov 2013 - 1:43 PM
Focal Length:40mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Shutter Speed:1/250sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Uptown Guy
Username:SlowSong SlowSong
Uploaded:19 Nov 2013 - 9:31 AM
Tags:Candid, General, Photo journalism, Portraits / people, Street


nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 9:51 AM

So very well taken, great DOF and posture. The title is well reflected by the way it is shot, Chris.

kuvailija e2 Member 3kuvailija vcard Finland
19 Nov 2013 - 10:02 AM

A great portrait!- Hope the"model" can find it somehow. Wink --- Jukka.Smile

ColleenA e2 Member 2201 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 10:52 AM

Great shot, he looks like a well paid young man...all dressed up for work...great use of dof

franken e2 Member 123197 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 11:17 AM

Excellent candid Chris.


bliba  8 Austria2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 11:18 AM

an excellent portrait

mrswoolybill Critique Team 8481 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1070 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 1:21 PM

Locked in his own interior world of sound.

ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 1:48 PM

Wow...top notch candid portraiture, Chris! The title matches the chap so well Smile

He didn't notice the lens right there pointed at him?? Now that's someone totally lost in his thoughts Grin

Actually, he does look rather stressed about something.


taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 3:20 PM

It gave you a wonderful blurred bg!!!

mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 3:31 PM

I am sure in 20 years time Chris,
we will be a nation plagued by an ear disease caused by all the things they stick in their ears now.
But I suppose that is me just waxing lyrical again !!

NDODS e2 Member 43500 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom104 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 4:56 PM

An interesting candid very well observed and captured from such a short distance...

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 5:20 PM

Great candid, Chris, and a nice lens too, lovely quality Wink
Trev Smile

AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 5:22 PM

Super sharp quality Chris - must think about getting one.... Smile A great candid.

prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 5:25 PM

I am with Trev

Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England210 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 6:42 PM

Well framed against the sky Chris

annettep38 e2 Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
25 Nov 2013 - 7:30 PM

excellent portrait, I like the OOF context.

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