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An evening away from home, sometime, someplace. Herself reading the epz runes . .

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX100
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Username:woolybill1 woolybill1
Uploaded:21 Aug 2010 - 8:54 AM
Tags:Humour / fun, Photo journalism



An interesting candid. I see Moira is a traditionalist and prefers the mouse to the touch pad on the laptop.



I like the reflection of the togger in the mirror! Interesting image. A

bliba  9 Austria2 Constructive Critique Points
21 Aug 2010 - 9:15 AM

love it!!!
nice to see your feeds and your opposite hand Smile

a greaT CANDID . very well thought out ,taken and presented

VIKI  9 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
21 Aug 2010 - 9:21 AM

Was it a good breakfast? Great candid piccie Bill.


Big laugh here
We have all been there ... just never taken the piccy

jonwebber  7 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
21 Aug 2010 - 11:13 AM

Excellent candid. Runes are most certainly there to be read . . .

TelStar  10116 forum posts United Kingdom
21 Aug 2010 - 11:15 AM

Fascinating! It has a feeling and colours of Sickert's 'Ennui'. Lovely.



No hotel room is complete without the wineSmile

imagio  9 England1 Constructive Critique Points
21 Aug 2010 - 12:25 PM

I always seem to take pics of the bathroom when in a hotel Bill, maybe there is something wrong with me? Excellent



Great candid



First you see Moira (with a look of resignation on her face), then we travel round the room via Bill's nicely-manicured toes and into the mirror. Good colour too; b&b/hotels always seem to have such dull lighting. What a fab shot.

mikbee  8 Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
21 Aug 2010 - 3:17 PM

''Herself'' has had a hairdo and a different colour rinse since we last met Bill. Suprised to find out it is a laptop here,it is bigger than my suitcase !! Not often you get away with leaving your feet in an image,but works a treat here !!

21 Aug 2010 - 3:52 PM

Excellent shot Bill, a great candid .


21 Aug 2010 - 4:01 PM

And doesn't look pleased at what she's seeing.

I love this Bill. A peek into the private little world of the Woolybills. Would have made a good Silly Sunday entry. It certainly made me laugh.

frz67  6 Italy32 Constructive Critique Points
21 Aug 2010 - 4:16 PM

what a fun, Bill!
the three layers (your feet, Moira's face and you in the mirror) make you enter in the picture, ending this indoor journey with the author of this great idea.

PS was she looking at some beautiful sunset or at a great robin shot?


Struggling for a bon mot? I hope it wasn't my picture. A great shot and a wonderful glimpse into your travels.



Quote: PS was she looking at some beautiful sunset or at a great robin shot?

Quote: Struggling for a bon mot? I hope it wasn't my picture.

Nothing so grand, Gentlemen - she was undoubtedly looking at one of my efforts!


Now this one REALLY made me smile Smile

John Smile

21 Aug 2010 - 5:39 PM

So much to see here Bill. That juxtaposition of your toe with the camera bag for instance. Two cups on the dressing table (much like one I used to have in Norway), the still mostly full bottle of drink Smile a camera, reflection of the back of the room, and of you in the mirror. Wonderful cast shadow on the wall behind the dressing table.
And finally, Moira, intent on understanding why she likes a particular image, totally absorbed. The entire image is priceless! If this had been a painting, it could have been done by Normal Rockwell.

Last Modified By AnneWorner at 21 Aug 2010 - 5:39 PM
wyatturp  10 England
21 Aug 2010 - 9:17 PM

I like this fun picture of the moment, hope that mouse does not go up the trouser legSmile



Excellent composition. Love how you caught yourself in the mirror.


Moira looks a wee bit bored there, super shot, love the feet

Nicky x

22 Aug 2010 - 6:21 PM

Oh well, Bill, I love this - so very similar to when my husband and I are away from home... do I see there a bottle of red wine??? Ah!

Roly  8 Wales
22 Aug 2010 - 7:55 PM

Thanks for sharing this one Bill.


A familiar sight as my sister-in law's been Skyping us from their various hotel rooms on their Boston holiday. I spotted that bottle of red wine, too. Love it.

23 Aug 2010 - 8:14 PM

one of these scenes which are so nice to view... makes you immediately feel the touch of everything: a good rest after a day's walk, the warmth and tidiness of a temporary "home" which is far from Home, the silence, the playfulness and the thankfulness...
I've just seen Moira's latest upload (the not-mushy one Smile ) and the truth is these two shots just match so well... happy anniversary and happy yourselves for as long as possible!


Such an interesting image Bill. Moira looks as if not quite sure what to say on what she is viewing. Love her hairdo Wink Good to see you relaxing, that bottle looks interesting and you reflected in the mirror. A well thought out shotat the end of the day xxx

Dave87  842 forum posts England5 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2010 - 9:43 PM

Iíve been looking at this people picture containing two photographers / EPZ drug takers in a hotel room for a few evenings since it was first uploaded and now ready to comment.

No hesitation sticking my weekly award on his one. Love it.


Last Modified By Dave87 at 25 Aug 2010 - 9:43 PM
pennyspike  122068 forum posts United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
26 Aug 2010 - 3:14 PM

Takes a lot of looking at and I'm pleased you haven't 'corrected' the lighting as it gives such a good sence of time & place.
One to bring a smile to the lips.

29 Aug 2010 - 7:29 PM

Another swig of the wine on the dressing table might provide Moira with a bit of inspiration. John

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