Images & Observations

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Street Life

Nikon D7000 18-200mm @ 200mm ISO 1600 1/25 f/16 Lr4

Captured at the outdoor shopping plaza The Shoppes in Chino Hills, California.

Hanging Out With Dad

Nikon D7000 10-24mm @ 14mm ISO 800 3-bkts f/20 Lr3, HEP1, TpzSim; PsCS

The scene is the South Lake Avenue shopping district in Pasadena, California.  Life couldn’t be better for a young girl than a leisurely afternoon window shopping ride with the family dog and dad towing us in a red wagon.

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Each In Their Own World

Street Life

Nikon D7000 28-300mm @ 150mm ISO 640 1/100 f/5.6 Lr3; SEP2

At the same time that Judy and I were taking a break from a photo walk in Riverside, California I captured a series of images of this trio also taking a break in the shade.  The father had been trying to interact with his son, which I had captured in earlier frames, but the son seemed to have a very short attention span, and in this image the father has finally given up his efforts to engage his son, it would seem in frustration.  (Which is only my interpretation, yours may differ.)

Father & Son

Nikon D80 18-135mm 70mm ISO 320 1/125 f/5.3 Lr3

Just for a change of pace, my nephew Anthony and his son Nathan.  Taken in open shade, I used Viveza to fine tune the exposure, including lightening up the eyes, and to blow out and de-saturate the background, a little spot removal and adjustment brush with Lightroom.  Noise reduction and sharpening with Dfine and Sharpener Pro.