The Decisive Moment

Challenge #1 in the a touch of serious photography series. Hosted by Vlad Eftenie.
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Following Cartier Bresson's words : "There is a creative fraction of a second when you are taking a picture. Your eye must see a composition or an expression that life itself offers you, and you must know with intuition when to click the camera. That is the moment the photographer is creative," he said. "Oop! The Moment! Once you miss it, it is gone forever." This is a series that encourages entrants to present photos of unique moments, placing the photographer beyond the unicity of a "lucky" fraction of a second. At last, it's not only the "second" that matters (as shooting technique) but the story of a moment.
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The Lost Soul
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Some one in search of some faith, a prayer, or some direction to life at the Fourth Presbyterian Church in Chicago.
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Submitted: Monday, 22nd June, 2009 05:15 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 21st September, 2008
Focal length: 16.6 mm
Shutter speed: 1/10 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO: 800
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