PRO
ejbSF By: ejbSF

Texting (27 Jan 10)

One of the things I like about the cell phone camera is I can take shots without anybody noticing. Pull out the SLR and most see it aiming their way. Cell phone camera though... who pays attention to cell phones any more?

 

Certainly not this intently texting pair sitting across from me on a Muni streetcar. Nothing broke through their attention to their own phones, thumbs-a-wagging.

 

27-365

 

 

  • sazzy PRO 6y

    nice catch.

    scaring me tho. i rarely think about the photo aspect of the cellphone.
  • Carolyn Newstrom PRO 6y

    Great photo for a cell phone camera! Great photo period. I like the balance, color, and lighting of this candid image.
  • RichLC2010 6y

    super candid image!
    (Project 365)
  • katbaro PRO 6y

    Probably talking to each other...
  • KenInMN 6y

    Ha! I was thinking the same thing katbaro was. Your cell phone takes nice photos.
  • ejbSF PRO 6y

    Thanks for the comments. When I had to upgrade (old model losing it after 4 years) I chose not for texting or web, but for pictures. The Sony Ericsson c905 model has/had the best rated camera at a price I could afford and it does a pretty good job. As a phone though, the interface is poorly designed and made worse by ATT's hobbling of built-in services so it can charge for same. Caveat emptor, as they say.
  • Ken 6y

    I like the symmetry, almost a mirror image, great capture!
  • jerrysd1 3y

    Amazing photo. National Geographic look out!
  • meligrosa 3y

    living in completely different cyber planets :)
5,367 views
7 faves
9 comments
Taken on January 27, 2010
  • ƒ/2.8
  • 5.9 mm
  • 1/125
  • 64
  • Flash (off, did not fire)
  • Show EXIF
This photo is in 8 groups
This photo is in 5 albums
This photo is in 2 galleries

Additional info

  • Viewing this photo Public
  • Safety level of this photo Safe
  • S Search
    Photo navigation
    < > Thumbnail navigation
    Z Zoom
    B Back to context