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Street Shooting Before Sunrise

Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by Robert Watcher, Aug 31, 2012.

  1. Anne and I were babysitting our granddaughters in the city yesterday and today. I headed downtown at 5:30AM - and as light broke through (before the sun rose) - I drove along Dundas street with my camera perched on top of the open window of my van - - - hand holding steady and finger on the trigger. I set the ISO to Auto and the Exposure mode to Shutter Speed Priority at 1/1000'th second. My goal was to catch a person in each shot with their feet near the bottom of the frame or even cut off - as I paid attention to where I was driving. I got these 8 shots for my efforts.





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  2. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    Amazing - I'd probably run someone over trying to keep the camera level!
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  3. aaronofford

    aaronofford New to Mu-43

    Dec 29, 2011
    It's a whole new definition of shooting from the hip! Shooting from the dash!
  4. crsnydertx

    crsnydertx Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Dec 31, 2010
    Houston, TX
    Yeah, and I'll bet it's illegal in California...
  5. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther Mu-43 Legend

    May 4, 2011
    Interesting technique...
  6. twokatmew

    twokatmew Mu-43 All-Pro Subscribing Member

    Jun 1, 2012
    Lansing, MI, US
    I'd be afraid I'd drop my camera out the window.... Very cool though!

    Sent from my phone, pardon my brevity.
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