Something to Shoot (for Nelson)

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© John Linton
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UploadedJuly 18, 2009
TakenJuly 18, 2009
Exposure1/10 sec at f/5
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Focal Length51 mm
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I was taking photos during my ride back from NYC on Amtrak's Regional to Boston when a girl watching something on her computer obviously felt my roving lens might bring her into focus so she moved over one seat.

Canon EOS 350D camera with a Sigma AF 18-200mm DC OS Zoom lens


27 responses

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (18 Jul 2009):

    Such a clever entry JL,,and a lovely Tribute to Nelson.,.

  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (18 Jul 2009):

    LOL!!! Awesome! Thank you!!! At least she didn't flip you off!

  • claudia luthi

    claudia luthi gave props (18 Jul 2009):

    John, you rascal, haha!

  • Penny Nannini

    Penny Nannini   gave props (18 Jul 2009):

    ha! got her anyway.

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (18 Jul 2009):

    She forgot about her feet! LOL! Great entry, John.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (18 Jul 2009):

    LOL. You got her anyway! Great entry.

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (18 Jul 2009):

    LOL... very clever shot........

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (19 Jul 2009):

    Ha! Creative.

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (19 Jul 2009):

    You got the girl John, great composition, love it..

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (19 Jul 2009):

    Fantastic entry!! Nice of her to move for this shot! :)

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (19 Jul 2009):

    Very clever and I love this shot.


    JOE FAILK gave props (19 Jul 2009):

    Great entry! Very well done!

  • Gail Anderson

    Gail Anderson gave props (19 Jul 2009):

    great entry!

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (19 Jul 2009):

    LOL... sick ! i meant cool! awesome entry!

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond gave props (19 Jul 2009):

    I'm glad she at least shared her toes with us. This is really going to cater to the foot fetish in us isn't it? R

  • Thad Zajdowicz

    Thad Zajdowicz gave props (19 Jul 2009):


  • J. Harris Blacklist

    J. Harris Blacklist gave props (20 Jul 2009):


  • s w

    s w gave props (20 Jul 2009):

    I agree...creative shot, making do with what you have. nice

  • Natalie S

    Natalie S gave props (20 Jul 2009):

    And you got her anyway! Maybe even the more for it :)

  • Al Gieryna

    Al Gieryna gave props (20 Jul 2009):

    Funny stuff...great!

  • Martie Last

    Martie Last gave props (21 Jul 2009):

    Perfect or the theme! How did you enjoy my fair city? I love Boston!

  • Melvin Caraan

    Melvin Caraan gave props (21 Jul 2009):

    wonderful entry! nice story nelson...

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (22 Jul 2009):

    Sasxinating shot(I'm tired - just got back from Little Italy) - perfect for the theme!

  • herman vandecauter

    herman vandecauter (Deleted) gave props (23 Jul 2009):

    haha, the fast traveler!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (28 Jul 2009):

    Well you still got a great shot!

  • Chris Blackhurst

    Chris Blackhurst (Deleted) gave props (16 Aug 2009):

    lol Great story - makes the photo all the better.

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