Featured: 'Carnival and Karmann Ghia (Karnivalmann Ghia?)' by f/otographer

Discussion in 'Open Discussion' started by f/otographer, Feb 5, 2014.

  1. f/otographer

    f/otographer TalkEmount Regular

    Aug 20, 2013
    A few photos from the last couple of evenings. All the ferris wheel shots are with the Yashica ML 28/2.8 with Speedbooster and the horsey shot is from the Yashica ML 50/1.7, also with SB. The Karmann Ghia shots and the trees were from the Minolta MD W.Rokkor 28/2.8. Hope you enjoy.

    decisive moment

    in the dream it was not the place of my childhood (straight out of camera)

    a carny named robert

    outrunning the sun



    puddles in the parking lot
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  2. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 20, 2011
    Fountain Hills, AZ
    Some fun, very stylized shots.
  3. WT21

    WT21 TalkEmount Top Veteran Subscribing Member

    Aug 7, 2011
    Great atmospheric set
  4. WoodWorks

    WoodWorks Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Dec 12, 2012
    Ashland, OR, USA
    Yes, no snapshots, these!
  5. TonyTurley

    TonyTurley TalkEmount Hall of Famer

    Apr 24, 2013
    West Virginia, USA
    Great pics. Always loved the Ghia, but never got around to buying one.

  6. bmg123

    bmg123 TalkEmount Veteran Subscribing Member

    Jan 15, 2013
    England, UK
    That second one is fantastic. Love it.
  7. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012
    An excellent set of photos once again!!! Love the atmosphere in these - quite artistic style you got there ;)
    Love the Ghia (and everything VW related)
  8. markoneswift

    markoneswift TalkEmount Veteran

    Oct 17, 2012
    love #2 and the car shots - very stylish and well executed :)
  9. f/otographer

    f/otographer TalkEmount Regular

    Aug 20, 2013
    Thanks everyone, great comments. No.2 seems to be a popular one here, along with the Ghia. I basically had the camera down on the ground right at the edge of the puddle for that shot. With the tilting screen on the nex it was easy to line everything up. The base foot of the Speedbooster also made it very stable as well. It was actually in the water a bit.

    And yes, the Ghia is a lovely car. I have always wanted one but never been in a position to buy and own one. A shame.
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