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The Old Shooter at Work

Posted by
Monterey John (Hollister, CA, United States) on 26 November 2010 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

My brother shot this photo of me setting up to shoot a sunset across the Indian River from Merritt Island near Melbourne, Florida.

At the risk of hoorifying folks who follow this blog, I'll post it.

Canon EOS REBEL XT 1/640 second F/5.6 ISO 400 75 mm

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john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

The word I get from my relatives in Florida (I was born and raised there) is that it was an incredible Thanksgiving Day. Enjoy your stay.

26 Nov 2010 5:10am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, Florida, United States

Happy to see you at work ... thank you brother for the new profile shot!
I have to agree with Jack's relatives; our Thanksgiving Day was "incredible" here in Florida, and I know you won't argue that fact, John. Are you sure you want to leave? ;D

26 Nov 2010 5:45am

marci from somewhere in..., Morocco

always love to see artists at work!

26 Nov 2010 6:00am

Chris Pereira from San Jose, CA, United States

haha great shot! as great as all your photos are, it's always interesting to see the photographer as well as his photographs. I hope that sunset picture turned out great :D

26 Nov 2010 6:03am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Delighted to put a face to a name. The light is beautiful in this picture, congratulations to your brother and good day to you John.

26 Nov 2010 6:36am

kitty from Seoul, South Korea

Your brother did a good job - nice light ^^

26 Nov 2010 8:56am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

A very nice portrait of you at work... the light is great and I like the composition. I hope you had a fabulous Thanksgiving with your family there in Florida :)

26 Nov 2010 10:39am

JJ from Jersey City, United States

Nice to see the man behind the wonderful photos

26 Nov 2010 2:26pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

As I look at this great shot of you John, I see that you can take the boy out of California, but you can't take the California out of the boy. You'll get back there soon enough, and blend right in, no worse for the wear after these months of exile on the "East Coast." Haha.

26 Nov 2010 4:07pm

Eduard Crispi from Vic, Catalunya, Spain

Looks great and with a lot of experience!

26 Nov 2010 4:32pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

He's done a good job for you, looks like you are shooting to kill lol:-)

26 Nov 2010 4:55pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

This is so very good, John - that rich light resonates with your generous warmth.

27 Nov 2010 4:14am

Barbara from Florida, United States

An image right out of Outdoors Photographer magazine. Outstanding image of you, John.
It has celebrity appeal.
Welcome to Florida! The East coast isn't as humid as this West coast, but it beats the cold.
Enjoy your stay and photo ops here.

27 Nov 2010 2:40pm

1/640 second
ISO 400
75 mm