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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This guy parked his car out of my window , and when he moved away, the car started to move slowly... here trying to open his moving car and push the brake... he eventually managed to stop it a few meters after with only some scratches on its door.........lucky!!!!
Submitted: Sunday, 21st June, 2009 20:54 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 2nd April, 2007
Focal length: 22 mm
Shutter speed: 142857/50000000 sec
Aperture: F9.5
ISO: 200
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