Hats

Hats · Mon, 2 Feb 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

Three hats hanging on the wall shoot with HDR techniques. Some light was coming thru the vertical shades of the room hitting the hats in a repetitive pattern. This shot could have easily been done with HDR, although the top black hat would not have revealed so much detail, but since I owed an HDR photo for this week I just went and took it for this purpose.

Batman and the recession

Batman and the recession · Sun, 1 Feb 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

Even the most powerful men in Gotham get hit by recession. Today Batman was spotted in Central Park with his brand new bike… Are we safe?

Waiting room

Waiting room · Sat, 31 Jan 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

A yellowish coating calms the mood of the scared patient, an array of chairs quietly awaits for the crowd to be accomodated, a mosaic of journals and magazines entertaint the escort: I guess dentist´s waiting rooms are alike all over the globe.

Ice Soccer

Ice Soccer · Fri, 30 Jan 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

Coming from a country in love with soccer, I always thought soccer and ice to be incompatible. But I recently came accross a new sport by the name of Ice Soccer. I don’t know if there is already a field in New York City, but if not this one might be it…

Free papers

Free papers · Thu, 29 Jan 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

A deal is a deal and you won’t find a better deal than a free deal. Free papers can be found all around New York City, just don’t take the container!

Fire escape stairs at night

Fire escape stairs at night · Wed, 28 Jan 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

I am a bit fascinated with my fire escape stairs, specially at night and/or when it is snowing. I particularly like the mood set by the light coming from the streetlamp across my street (here out of frame). I’ll probably reuse this theme in a near future.

One in every corner

One in every corner · Tue, 27 Jan 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

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