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Old Town Office Supply
Old Town Office Supply

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Technology (Classic Editing)
Camera: Kodak DC4800
Location: Downtown Fort Pierce, Fl
Date: Nov 17, 2002
Aperture: automatic
ISO: 100
Galleries: Vintage, Black and White
Date Uploaded: Nov 17, 2002

In the old part of town is an office supply store that's been serving the community of Fort Pierce for generations. In their windows are displays of office technology through the years of change.
On a bone-chillin' day I hand-held my camera flush against the window and fired away. The challenge was to keep the street reflections out of the pictures.
This one is my favorite because it is somewhat abstract, and it sort of draws you in.

Place: 22 out of 179
Avg (all users): 6.0179
Avg (commenters): 7.3684
Avg (participants): 5.9449
Avg (non-participants): 6.0784
Views since voting: 1102
Votes: 280
Comments: 23
Favorites: 2 (view)

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07/12/2003 06:28:09 PM
Bad composition...a bit blurry on the left. Should have taken shot from a different angle
 Comments Made During the Challenge
11/24/2002 03:04:00 PM
The contrast on this one is excellent, the perspective is great, a tad more DOF would have been nicer IMO 9- zadore
11/24/2002 12:23:00 PM
Cool shot, interesting composition, and I like the coloring you chose. Very nice. lhall
11/22/2002 09:16:00 PM
Neat idea.
11/22/2002 03:50:00 PM
Very good composition, nice sepia
11/22/2002 11:50:00 AM
I really like how this looks like a genuinely old photograph. I'm glad that it looks grainy, and of course the sepia was an excellent touch.
11/21/2002 11:07:00 PM
Good subject
11/21/2002 10:03:00 PM
Good subject but should have pulled out and let us see more of the old machine. Great sepia - works well here. Meets challenge well. Good focus. Like I said crop too tight. Otherwise great pic. PTL
11/21/2002 06:36:00 PM
11/21/2002 10:18:00 AM
Nice shot good angle. Intresting picture. :-)
11/21/2002 10:03:00 AM
A bit too sharp and grainy, but otherwise great.
11/21/2002 07:38:00 AM
What a relic!!
11/20/2002 09:05:00 PM
very good composition and good choice of color..good dof.
11/19/2002 10:47:00 PM
I love it! The grainy aspect really adds to the "tintype" feel of the photo. Great colorizing and composition.
11/18/2002 11:34:00 PM
This is GREAT ! I do wish I could see the first row better. However ....it has great leading lines, color, DOF and meets the challenge...best of all...it's so pleasing to the eye. = 9 Shiizzzam
11/18/2002 09:06:00 PM
yes! a classic. I think your choice of black and white is appropriate. Jacko. 8
11/18/2002 08:42:00 PM
I wish the three keys closest to me were in focus. But nice image.
11/18/2002 05:10:00 PM
Love the tones, love the perspective. Job well done. Justine
11/18/2002 02:57:00 PM
Excellent, love the grainy 'old' look! -8-CreativeDotCom
11/18/2002 10:27:00 AM
It feels grainy, but I can't tell if it's because of the camera, or because it's actually gritty. Pretty cool though. I like the sepia colouring.
11/18/2002 08:31:00 AM
Nice idea and I like the composition. The near keys should have been in focus though.
11/18/2002 07:34:00 AM
Make a mistake and you're fired!!!
11/18/2002 01:30:00 AM
great use of black and white

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