Day One Hundred Thirty Two

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132/365. I consider skateboarding an art form, a life style and a sport ~ Tony Hawk

It's no secret that I love skateboarding. Been doin' it since preschool. Nevertheless, tonight was frustrating despite it being perfect weather and zero traffic in this alley (I could have posed nude (Ha, yea right)! The exposures just weren't turning around right... and I finally figured it out in the end, that I never set the ISO (it was at 1,250)... even that rim light at 1/128th was coming out too bright (I thought). Oh well, the life of a 365 goes on.

One particular thing to note is that everything else you see (broom, roses, detergent buckets)... they were all found lying around in the alley. Figured I could make good use of 'em.

Other than that, you strobofenes can read on...

setup, camera, strobist info: see here

CA OMID, joey_joey_joey, and 340 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. jacquelyn.holland 71 months ago | reply

    haha, i love the randomness of this photo

  2. WillyLee 71 months ago | reply

    Very Interesting! Nice Shot

  3. davic 71 months ago | reply

    fantastic saturated colors!!

  4. bonnix (Scotty) 71 months ago | reply

    Wow, you are a strobist master! :-)

  5. mina.k 71 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Portraits Of The Personality, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  6. -Chasing Fireflies- 71 months ago | reply

    ahaha just lovely!

  7. JeroenKoning 70 months ago | reply

    haha awesome shot :)

  8. emanuele_24_12 70 months ago | reply

    i like the blue light much .. it's a nice contrast to the yellow background

  9. Bruce Lemons 66 months ago | reply

    Wow...great the blue rim on warm bckgrnd!

  10. Lett Photography 65 months ago | reply

    Love the light falling on your jeans. It goes well with whatever type of blue flower that is on the dumpster. I've set here and looked at most of your pictures. Love it you are great!!

  11. Supernothing! 65 months ago | reply

    I love this shot. Its so weird that its awesome

  12. Pawel Tomaszewicz 61 months ago | reply

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

  13. Darren-Muir 51 months ago | reply

    super cool, thanks for the set up info. Great work my friend.

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