Contra Dancers

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Photo Info
UploadedJune 13, 2010
TakenAugust 7, 2005
MakeFujifilm
ModelFinePix S7000
Exposure1 sec at f/8
FlashCompulsory Flash
Focal Length7.8 mm
ISO200
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Q: How do you take a long exposure picture with people?

A: Do you know?

Photo license: © All rights reserved

'And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music' Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

From Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contra_danceYouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rlZ9QnDRjaM&feature=PlayList&p=4D466CD52D28C732&playnext_from=PL&playnext=1&index=1

87 responses

  • ina:botao

    ina:botao (Deleted) said (13 Jun 2010):

    voted!

  • Kathleen Mercado

    Kathleen Mercado (Deleted) said (13 Jun 2010):

    Gorgeous! I love the movement and tones, dp. My vote!:)

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (13 Jun 2010):

    Fabulous....voted ~ !!!

  • christine kiebert-boss

    christine kiebert-boss gave props (13 Jun 2010):

    love this!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (13 Jun 2010):

    Amazing and well-done!

  • Debrah Leonard

    Debrah Leonard (Deleted) gave props (13 Jun 2010):

    circle to the left.... circle to the right... swing your partner ... my vote!!!! fabulous

  • JojoH

    JojoH (Deleted) gave props (13 Jun 2010):

    fantastic! yes!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (13 Jun 2010):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!

  • Margherita Bettinelli

    Margherita Bettinelli gave props (14 Jun 2010):

    simply movement! =)

  • Margherita Bettinelli

    Margherita Bettinelli gave props (14 Jun 2010):

    voted ;)

  • Kevin House

    Kevin House gave props (14 Jun 2010):

    Wonderful! voted!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (14 Jun 2010):

    Outstanding dp!! RAD for sure!!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (14 Jun 2010):

    Wonderful, you have my vote!

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (14 Jun 2010):

    This is a winner!

  • Penny Nannini

    Penny Nannini   gave props (14 Jun 2010):

    wow! what a great photo!!!

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (14 Jun 2010):

    Love the motion..... VOTED!

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (15 Jun 2010):

    Wow David, you captured the movement, mood and excitement of the dance, wonderful..

  • Allen Freeman

    Allen Freeman gave props (15 Jun 2010):

    Who needs video. You captured it all!

  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (15 Jun 2010):

    super - my vote!

  • Catherine Hadler

    Catherine Hadler gave props (15 Jun 2010):

    woah! outstanding

  • Digital Incline

    Digital Incline   said (15 Jun 2010):

    This is soooo good!! I love it!!!

  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (15 Jun 2010):

    Very nice.

  • Danielle

    Danielle said (15 Jun 2010):

    This is awesome!

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (16 Jun 2010):

    Great, voted

  • Lise Utne

    Lise Utne gave props (16 Jun 2010):

    Great fit for the theme: vtd.

  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (16 Jun 2010):

    Excellent entry. GREAT energy in this shot. Love the tone too!

  • Markus Ertl

    Markus Ertl gave props (16 Jun 2010):

    Great idea! Voted!

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (17 Jun 2010):

    Vertigo +++ What an amazing image - voted!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (17 Jun 2010):

    awesome! oh yeah.

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (17 Jun 2010):

    The balance of movement and still is creative and quite unique--the greenish mono makes me feel like I'm seeing this on TV

  • Andrew May

    Andrew May (Deleted) said (18 Jun 2010):

    great shot

  • Frank Summers

    Frank Summers gave props (18 Jun 2010):

    Movement is great... gmv

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (18 Jun 2010):

    Bravo!!! I'm caught up in the movement and excitement. For sure my vote.

  • Marela

    Marela gave props (21 Jun 2010):

    very cool image! love the blur. voted

  • Zapata Juan P

    Zapata Juan P   gave props (21 Jun 2010):

    My vote .... this is so great !

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (22 Jun 2010):

    Fantastic!! Voted!!

  • Meggie Schwendemann

    Meggie Schwendemann gave props (23 Jun 2010):

    GREAT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (25 Jun 2010):

    Fantabulous,,great entry

  • Elyseo

    Elyseo gave props (27 Jun 2010):

    very beautiful!great movement!

  • peter

    peter (Deleted) said (27 Jun 2010):

    great

  • Mykola Swarnyk

    Mykola Swarnyk gave props (27 Jun 2010):

    Funny, and so good for the theme!

  • Camil Seisanu

    Camil Seisanu gave props (28 Jun 2010):

    now that I call a perfect entry and a certain winner ! V+++

  • Paul Lavallee

    Paul Lavallee gave props (28 Jun 2010):

    very cool

  • Ed Hebert

    Ed Hebert gave props (29 Jun 2010):

    really allows us to visualize the dynamics of contra dancing

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (30 Jun 2010):

    Nice Job! My Vote!

  • Luke Everett

    Luke Everett gave props (30 Jun 2010):

    AWESOME!!! Almost has a ghost like feel! I like this a lot!!!!! my vote

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight gave props (1 Jul 2010):

    Dang! Looks like the bobby soxers are having a real shivaree! Awesome shot. A pleasure to vote for this timeless classic.

  • Lynne Macgregor

    Lynne Macgregor (Deleted) gave props (1 Jul 2010):

    excellent, voted

  • Alexis - Now on Flickr

    Alexis - Now on Flickr gave props (1 Jul 2010):

    Really cool! Voted

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (3 Jul 2010):

    wild & cool! voted

  • Danny Monster

    Danny Monster gave props (3 Jul 2010):

    great motion and blur

  • HorseWithNoName

    HorseWithNoName   gave props (4 Jul 2010):

    Fantastic!! Voted!!

  • JOE FAILK

    JOE FAILK gave props (7 Jul 2010):

    Yea Rad Vote!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (7 Jul 2010):

    Amazing movement like many ghost spirits on the dance floor..Well done! You have my vote!

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt gave props (11 Jul 2010):

    Easy vote for a fantastic photo..rarely do I see your choice of color as well..

  • Camille Susak

    Camille Susak gave props (13 Jul 2010):

    Cool!

  • Judy and Wayne Wanamaker

    Judy and Wayne Wanamaker gave props (14 Jul 2010):

    A fabulous capture, and a very original entry! voted.

  • Dominic Kite

    Dominic Kite gave props (14 Jul 2010):

    Brilliant photo - nicely done.

  • Robert Sand

    Robert Sand said (15 Jul 2010):

    Nicely exposed.

  • Francesco Sisso

    Francesco Sisso gave props (16 Jul 2010):

    This one is outstanding.... you got my vote for sure!

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (17 Jul 2010):

    Wow this is awseome! Voted

  • Bermi Shutter

    Bermi Shutter gave props (18 Jul 2010):

    very cool shot....got my vote

  • Laurie Search

    Laurie Search gave props (18 Jul 2010):

    This is so, so cool!!!!

  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (20 Jul 2010):

    A Fantastic image, love the few non moving people in the background..the sense of movement and energy is fantastic, the colors of this photograph really work well, great entry...Voted

  • Marie Nouri

    Marie Nouri gave props (20 Jul 2010):

    Wonderful...reminded me the earth is spinin' so fast under my feet! hehe

  • Elyseo

    Elyseo gave props (20 Jul 2010):

    my vote! very creative!!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (21 Jul 2010):

    This is so cool but a bit freaky! I love it!!!!!!!

  • jan-louise haller

    jan-louise haller gave props (21 Jul 2010):

    Amazing !!! Voted !

  • Dilshad Aroos

    Dilshad Aroos (Deleted) gave props (24 Jul 2010):

    Yeah! Rad!!

  • christa masters

    christa masters said (27 Jul 2010):

    i voted yes...a great shot!

  • Zahra Askarzadeh

    Zahra Askarzadeh gave props (27 Jul 2010):

    yeah!

  • Valerie Rosen

    Valerie Rosen gave props (29 Jul 2010):

    this is excellent!

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) gave props (4 Aug 2010):

    Great entry for the theme! Voted!

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (6 Aug 2010):

    I vote YES!

  • Michele Clarke

    Michele Clarke gave props (28 Aug 2010):

    very cool

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton   gave props (2 Sep 2010):

    rad vote!!! cool shot

  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (3 Sep 2010):

    my vote

  • Nicolette de Joncaire

    Nicolette de Joncaire   gave props (6 Sep 2010):

    Great. My vote

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (6 Sep 2010):

    Totally amazing! Love it! Well done and great for the theme

  • Aelica

    Aelica (Deleted) gave props (15 Sep 2010):

    Amazing picture, my vote for sure!

  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (15 Sep 2010):

    Awesome!

  • Bianca Stewart

    Bianca Stewart (Deleted) gave props (25 Sep 2010):

    Otherworldly, this photograph. I want to forget these are living people and imagine ghosts, instead. Wonderful.

  • Chris Jennings

    Chris Jennings said (22 Jan 2011):

    I think this image captures beautifully the movement of the dance and the energy of the dancers. Congratulations.

  • Gada Putra

    Gada Putra gave props (26 Jun 2011):

    like the blurred movement for those who listen to the music and dance.....

  • Pedro Teixeira

    Pedro Teixeira gave props (6 Jul 2012):

    Magnifica!.. Well made!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (6 Jul 2012):

    Brilliant!

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley gave props (7 Jul 2012):

    What an outstanding motion capture!

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