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  1. bigalbest

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    Stopped on the freeway to take this. A cop pulled over to see what I was doing but let me go about my business.
     
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    You have more guts than I do :p Is this off the 17?
     
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    Very nice. The clouds are amazing!
     
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    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    It would have been a pity, had THAT photo NOT been taken. Not that it is the prettiest of all roofs in the foreground :)er: ) but the far view and the dramatic sky help making it! You get some amazing depth and sharpness, and a huge range of tones, which makes me wonder if you are presenting us a b&w HDR-image here?
     
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    This is the I10 east just before the 7th ave. exit. And it's pretty safe at this spot while you're parked, it's getting back into traffic that can be a little scary.
     
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    Thanks MissMia. :)
     
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    Yes this is hdr, good call. Going b&w helps reduce the cartoony look a little.
     
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    Well done, and I agree that it's better in black and white.
     
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    Very nice shot! Lucky you didn't get a warning of sorts from the cop.
     
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    I like it! I agree, the B/W is more interesting and I agree with V -- I don't trust Phoenix drivers for 1 second!
     
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    Thanks, Fox Paw.

    Thanks Mitica100, after seeing some of your b&w work I'm honored. :hail: And yes, I was surprised when he let me keep shooting.

    Thanks Ian, driving in this city can be a little challenging lol.
     

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