Pig Roast

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© Cathy Immordino
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UploadedApril 29, 2009
TakenDecember 18, 2008
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 5D
Exposure1/60 sec at f/4
FlashCompulsory Flash
Focal Length32 mm
ISO1600
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Q: First Time Wedding Photographer

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Late one night in the Dominican Republic, we went for a walk down the neighborhood because we smelt a roasting pig. I stumbled upon these two guys who where roasting a pig for a Christmas fiesta the next day. Now they only spoke Spanish and I only spoke English so the information I gathered was from the little amount of Spanish I picked up living in Los Angeles.

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  • Archie Fresco

    Archie Fresco (Deleted) gave props (30 Apr 2009):

    In the Philippines, we call this type of roasting pig as "Lechon". I like the way you shot this. Feels like I am actually watching it. Great angle and composition.

  • Andy Rabsatt

    Andy Rabsatt gave props (22 May 2009):

    Yes, in the Dominican Republic we also call it "Lechon" and I agree with Archie it feels like I was in the scene

  • Andre Werleman

    Andre Werleman gave props (26 May 2009):

    I held the flash for this one!

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