Spooky Latte

By woolybill1
The Film Noir treatment given to a shadow mug of milky coffee, Exeter, October 2012.

Thanks to Pascal (pascalg) for the U.A. on yesterday's upload.

Tags: Photo journalism Black and white Specialist and abstract Saturday shadows

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frz67 7 10 32 Italy
17 Nov 2012 8:15AM
I thought it was some magic potion! Smile
great treatment and well seen


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franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
17 Nov 2012 8:18AM
Wonderful work here Bill.

nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
17 Nov 2012 8:28AM
I like the title and the treatment, great work!
RobboB Plus
9 112 United Kingdom
17 Nov 2012 8:33AM
You have pulled off the film noir treatment really well. Absorbing shot well done
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
17 Nov 2012 9:04AM
Nice one Bill - love the treatment. I was expecting it to be a cafe in Paris, so Exeter was a bit of a let down WinkWink
Good work Bill I'm liking that shadow something stronger than latte comes to mind.

cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
17 Nov 2012 9:46AM
that's what you call `bouncebackability' GrinGrin
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
17 Nov 2012 9:55AM
Hitchcock-esque, Bill. (Looks more like black coffee than milky though Grin)

SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
17 Nov 2012 10:12AM
I'm trying to work out why I immediately thought of France when looking at this. I still can't think why, it might be the dress, but I love it.
gary_d 8 576 13 Wales
17 Nov 2012 10:47AM
The treatment works well. - gary
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
17 Nov 2012 1:13PM
I love what shadows do Smile Noir-ish

A friend in Norway is making it a hobby to shoot just the shadows of people.

Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
17 Nov 2012 1:41PM
Cleverly taken.....it has such wonderful sense of mystery.....looking all innocent.
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
17 Nov 2012 2:24PM
I love this, mysterious and a touch of evil with that hand reaching out.......Sandy
17 Nov 2012 2:30PM
Very cleverly done. Somewhat sinister and mysterious. Like it.

Up close and personal. amazing what shadowy characters frequent these Northumberland cafés.

TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
17 Nov 2012 3:26PM
Yes, looks more like a black coffee! Wink But definitely spooky, and a very well seen image Bill Smile
Trev Smile
carper123 Plus
4 927 8 United Kingdom
17 Nov 2012 4:36PM
Superbly creative, Bill, and brilliant choice of processing and presentation.
Well done.
Darryl. SmileSmile
saltireblue Plus
6 6.0k 33 Norway
17 Nov 2012 7:27PM
Very Hitchcock, Bill, mixed with a touch of Coward, I feel. By that I mean the classic profile image of Coward smoking a cigarette, only here drinking a latte. Would he do such a thing? I wonder...

Dark and gritty (the image, not the latte) as only a film-noir image should be.

pdcche 6 4 United Kingdom
17 Nov 2012 10:33PM
Dark and devious shot Bill, well thought out composition, Peter..
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
18 Nov 2012 1:13AM
Dark and moody this one Bill !!
Good processing.
Good shot.
bliba Plus
10 2 Austria
18 Nov 2012 9:14AM
mystery,excellentz and very well taken Wink
Hop-A-Long 9 52 England
18 Nov 2012 11:18AM
Brilliant Bill, the processing is superb.

annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
18 Nov 2012 11:21PM

Quote:That's what you call `bouncebackability' GrinGrin

I just learnt something.
thought it was wine Smile
excellent spooky treatment, a bit like our wall after some blow-back
19 Nov 2012 11:47AM
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
22 Nov 2012 5:23PM
Better latte than never, I've finally found time to catch up with your recent uploads!

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