The Old Man and the Sea

Challenge #11 in the All Around series. Hosted by jkats.
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Inspired by Ernest Hemingway's novel titled "The Old Man and the Sea", about an old fisherman that fights against a huge swordfish. Capture the theme as you wish, not only old man fishing and show us your image. Do try to convey the challenge theme.
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Gene has been fishing probably since his childhood. It is his passion and the array of his preferred food encompasses nearly everything one can imagine that can be made of seafood. Shot taken near Llandudno, Wales.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 14th July, 2010 18:56 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 26th June, 2010
Focal length: 11 mm
Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
Aperture: F2.8
ISO: 100
Notes: Used flash to fill the shadows on Gene's face.
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