What did people do before the mobile era when they had to wait for the bus?
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Magnus L Andersson
A decisive moment
Cannot say why this image attracts me, but most probably it is something with the contrasts (man/woman, large/small) and both sharing the moment of waiting for the next one.
This photo was taken by Magnus L Andersson in (/, ) using a Leica M Monochrom (M9) with a Leica Summilux-M 35 mm f/1.4 ASPH.
Yet another shot that occurs just there and then, and never again.
Camera: Leica M Monochrom (M9) (Leica)
Lens: Leica Summilux-M 35 mm f/1.4 ASPH (Leica)
Medium: Memory Card Panasonic SDHC 16GB Gold Pro (Panasonic)
Shutter speed: sec
Focal length: mm
Exposure bias: EV -86/256
This photo was taken with a very weird setting that for unknown reasons combined exposure compensation and high ISO. Most probably I was not aware of the compensation and the camera set on automatic ISO, hence lesson learned to always check the settings.
Processing by Magnus L Andersson
Due to the weird settings, the original was underexposed and I had to increase the Exposure with +0.5. To me, this image is about “just another day”, which is well captured by the Ilford Pan F Plus 50 (Affinity) emulation and its almost linear characteristic curve and only a slightly increased upper mid-tones of the upper part of the wall behind the people.
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