The Best Photo My Camera Took For Me

Challenge #1 in the Technology Enabling Art series. Hosted by ProfHankD.
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This challenge is for photos that you caused to be taken, but not by looking at a viewfinder or live display and pressing the shutter button when you wanted the picture taken. It might be that you set the self timer or used a wireless remote control so you could be in your photo, or it might be that the camera was triggered by motion detection to capture lightning (as many CHDK users do) or wildlife on a trail, or perhaps you selected one of a long sequence of shots automatically taken by a head-mounted sport camera or a camera hanging down from a kite.
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Night Time Drive Thru The Short North
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Don't know if this is acceptable so host may delete at their discretion. I set my camera with a 20 to 30 second shutter delay/anti-shock and duct taped an pencil erasure on the trigger to fire the shutter. I quickly placed the camera and tripod on my lap and drove through The Short North area of Columbus, Ohio. I was into traffic going down the street with 20 to 30 seconds and the shutter opened for 4 seconds. So my trigger method is a combination of the camera's shutter delay/anti-shock,
Submitted: Tuesday, 19th May, 2009 22:47 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 17th April, 2009
Focal length: 18 mm
Shutter speed: 4 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 100
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