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Skating at Somerset House

PENTAX 645NII 1/20 second F/22.0 ISO 400 75 mm

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sunstonemaria from California, United States

oh love it ! great spirit of the place!

17 Jan 2012 5:15am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice shot !

17 Jan 2012 1:15pm

bahman parandin from kermanshah, Iran

great moment.nice mood.

17 Jan 2012 7:56pm

GJC from Japan

You took your camera on the ice?!? But what a fine place to go skating.

17 Jan 2012 10:50pm

@GJC: Well, actually I was resting the camera on the railing and standing outside the ring. Immediately a guard started to approach me, so I left. Everybody was shooting with their mobile phones, but I guess a Pentax medium format camera smelled like a professional photographer and I think you need a permit to shoot professionally there. Of course I'm only a hobbyist, but I prefer to avoid any discussions :-)

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Got the shutter speed perfect for this shot.

18 Jan 2012 9:46am

@Curly: Thanks!

PENTAX 645NII
1/20 second
F/22.0
ISO 400
75 mm

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