Day Negative Two

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Again, as my 365 project approaches, here is my 2nd photo before the project officially begins on January first. This was shot in downtown San Francisco near Market and Powell as I waited for Erin and Stephanie to finish shopping in a nearby department store. There wasn't much outside aside from the thousands of people (which I mostly wanted to avoid). Instead there was this lonely red bicycle which begged to be shot. I only took one photo of it, then casually walked away — surprisingly it turned out to be the best of the night.

Oh, and one more thing, Happy Bokeh Wednesday Eve! (yes, it's still Tuesday in California)
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  1. ~4fun~ 75 months ago | reply

    Great night image of an orange :-) bike. Very nice color balance and bokeh to. May I ask if you used a tripod?

  2. Aileenie 75 months ago | reply

    absolutely gorgeous! love the color of the bike and twinkling lights.

  3. Ahmad J Zaigham [deleted] 75 months ago | reply

    So crisp and clean.

  4. Blind Manche 74 months ago | reply

    details are freaking cool

  5. www.Riccithedude.com 74 months ago | reply

    Brilliant, EVERYTHING !!!Colors, lighting, depth of field, lines!!!

  6. 小帽(Hat) 73 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Bike to work in Taiwan., and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    Found in a search. (?)

  7. @dnan 72 months ago | reply

    lovely shot, Razor sharp image and lovely colors.

  8. 飘艺 71 months ago | reply

    Beautiful light !!!

  9. Gary Roberton 71 months ago | reply

    I love your stream, the colours on this shot are just amazing. Do you process shots much in photoshop to get this level of saturation?

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    Seen in your Project 365 set. (?)

  10. John_Wilkinson 71 months ago | reply

    really cool shot. love your strobist info. hope to learn a lot from it. thanks!

  11. 7x7 Magazine 71 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called 7x7 Magazine - SF Neighborhoods - Get Published!, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  12. jbachman01 70 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called "Locked Bikes" and I'd love it if you'd add this picture.

  13. fugazi36 69 months ago | reply

    great pic! nice bike

  14. ...< [deleted] 63 months ago | reply

    Nice track bike!!!

    :)

  15. malte+ 60 months ago | reply

    Your photo in my gallery:

  16. mariosworld343 45 months ago | reply

    Im a sucker for these bike shots..awesome!

  17. dzungphamtien 11 months ago | reply

    the same of my gear. The most thing is that you must control focus!

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