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Hard Friday (in the Chocolaterie)

Posted by
Peter (Amsterdam, Netherlands) on 19 January 2010 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

Canon EOS 40D 1/30 second F/4.5 ISO 250 24 mm

k@ from Paris, France

I like a lot the way you framed this in 2 halves, in & out ! Plus the timeless tone. Really good !

19 Jan 2010 9:06am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

I love the toning Peter and the general air of "We don't need chocolate".

19 Jan 2010 3:19pm

larans from Lund, Sweden

Great street photographing, and a nice shot from Amsterdam (..?), a city I really like.

19 Jan 2010 5:59pm

@larans: Yes, Larans, it is the centre of Amsterdam, not far from "de Munt". Thanks for visiting!

lux from Munich, Germany

Life does not seem to be to hard there. Still I like the compositon. Nice street scene!

19 Jan 2010 8:11pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

right back to you , and first what I said - wow, what a brilliant tones ... Tell me please Peter, how did you get these tones... It is split toning , right , but these green is timeless ?
And now - compo is for 10 !!!! Perfect , all is perfect ...
I just came home and trying to visit back and friends who commented on my last picture, and this one is really, but really the best from 80 pictures I saw so far :)))

19 Jan 2010 10:19pm

@MARIANA: ".....Listen, do you want to know a secret? Do you promise not to tell? Ohho, closer, let me wisper in your ear, say the words you long to hear..." Yep , I know my Beatles (Gosh he's that old) .
No split toning, here Mariana. Duo-toning, So simple

alex centrella from California, United States

cool shot !

20 Jan 2010 12:07am

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

This is a classic shot, like something from Dosineau.

20 Jan 2010 11:16pm

@Twelvebit: I'll take that for a (big) compliment. Thanks! But Doisneau enscenated his pics, not me (here).

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

It was intended to be a big compliment.

22 Jan 2010 9:25pm

Canon EOS 40D
1/30 second
F/4.5
ISO 250
24 mm